The Motor Trades Association of Queensland (MTAQ), an organisation of employers in the auto industry, dates back to 1929 when the Garage and Service Station Association (GASSA) was formed in Brisbane by a group of enthusiastic businessmen.
The Association comprises 14 separate divisions, each representative of a special area of the industry for example service stations, new and used car dealers, farm machinery dealers, automotive electrics and air conditioning specialist and engine re-conditioners.
The benefits of being a MTAQ member
Being a member of the Motor Trades Association of Queensland (MTAQ) allows your input into the future productivity and profitability of your industry.
Benefits which membership brings:
- Technical Information Service
- Publications Department
- Stationery Department
- Training Department
- Industrial Relations Department
- We come to you
- Legal Advisory service
- Industry Representation
Why choose the MTA Institute of Technology?
MTA Institute of Technology (MIT) was the first training organisation in Queensland to gain approval to deliver the motor mechanics apprenticeship in the workplace. Workplace training is the method of delivery MTA Institute of Technology is built on and has pioneered for the automotive industry since 1997.
Apprenticeships & traineeships allow people to learn while they work. MTA Institute of Technology will assist you in organising your training needs so that, as an apprentice or trainee, you can learn the skills of the occupation you have chosen. Apprenticeships and traineeships can be full-time or part-time.