Events

The MTA SA/NT is committed to providing the automotive retail, service and repair industry and our members with valuable events and both accredited and non-accredited industry developed Trainings which specifically support the industry and member businesses.

Check out the MTA’s upcoming events (incl. member-only Zone and Division meetings) and trainings below!

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Air Conditioning Course

Monday 25 May, 2020

Prerequisites: All participants MUST be Certificate III Qualified in Mechanical or Body Repair(and be able to provide a Third Party Report to assess RPL) and MUST obtain a trainee or classroom license through ARCtick at www.arctick.org after enrolment however prior to commence of training. This three-day course covers AURETU003 Service air conditioning and HVAC systems “AURETU004 Diagnose and repair air conditioning and HVAC systems “AURETU005 Retrofit and ...

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Service Station AGM

Wednesday 10 June, 2020

Divisional Meetings enable you to participate in discussions with other business owners from your particular industry sector, as well as specialist MTA Staff. They are a valuable way to gain up-to-date information specific to your division and give you the opportunity to input into industry issues and the direction of the MTA. Please put this date in your diary and RSVP online today.

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HEV & BEV Training - Night Course

Tuesday 09 June, 2020

AURETH3001Depower battery electric vehicles AURETH4011Deactivate and reinitialise power supply in hybrid electric vehicles This night time course is held over two nights and covers safety precautions when working with HEV/BEV systems, covers high voltage, isolation and vehicle shutdown procedures and an overview of HEV/BEV systems. This course is ideal for crash repairers and dismantlers

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Air Conditioning Course

Tuesday 09 June, 2020

Prerequisites: All participants MUST be Certificate III Qualified in Mechanical or Body Repair(and be able to provide a Third Party Report to assess RPL) and MUST obtain a trainee or classroom license through ARCtick at www.arctick.org after enrolment however prior to commence of training. This three-day course covers AURETU003 Service air conditioning and HVAC systems “AURETU004 Diagnose and repair air conditioning and HVAC systems “AURETU005 Retrofit and ...

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WHS and Safe Work Compliance

Tuesday 16 June, 2020

A safe workforce directly results in reduced workers compensation premiums, increased productivity and a proactive approach to prevent risk and maintain compliance. This workshop will provide managers and supervisors, with the documentation and skills necessary to participate effectively in work health and safety issues. The workshop will provide a learning environment which focuses on the practical application of: • Incident reporting • Risk assessment • Work Health Safety Policy Templates • Emergency Evacuation Procedures • ...

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Emergency Warden Training

Wednesday 17 June, 2020

The Australian standards require your business to have a trained Emergency Warden. Ensure your workplace is compliant and ready to deal with a fire / emergency that requires evacuation. Equip emergency wardens or floor/area wardens with the practical skills to manage the potential stress of a real emergency in the workplace, including evacuation planning. Enrol today wr@mtaofsa.com.au or for more information visit: www.mtaofsa.com.au/training/...

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Towing Division Annual General Meeting

Wednesday 17 June, 2020

Divisional Meetings enable you to participate in discussions with other business owners from your particular industry sector, as well as specialist MTA Staff. They are a valuable way to gain up-to-date information specific to your division and give you the opportunity to input into industry issues and the direction of the MTA. Please put this date in your diary and RSVP online today.

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Forklift Licence Training

Tuesday 16 June, 2020

Licence to operate a forklift truck The course requires the operator to be able to plan the work, conduct routine checks on the forklift, shift loads in a safe manner, and shut down and secure the equipment after completion of operations. Training is based on the National Standard for Licensing Persons Performing High Risk Work. All candidates that participants in this course will learn: " Legislation requirements under the current ...

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Central Zone AGM

Wednesday 24 June, 2020

The Central Zone Networking, Information and Feedback evening will enable you to participate in roundtable discussions and to network with other like minded business owners from the automotive industry in a social setting. Key MTA Staff are in attendance to provide industry updates, WR / HR / WHS advice and answer any other questions you may have. You will also have the opportunity to raise industry issues and provide input on the ...

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Enterprise Agreements and Bargaining

Wednesday 24 June, 2020

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South East Zone AGM

Wednesday 01 July, 2020

The Upper South East Zone Networking, Information and Feedback evening will enable you to participate in roundtable discussions and to network with other like minded business owners from the automotive industry in a social setting. Key MTA Staff are in attendance to provide industry updates, WR / HR / WHS advice and answer any other questions you may have. You will also have the opportunity to raise industry issues and provide input ...

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Auto Repair Division Annual General Meeting

Tuesday 14 July, 2020

Divisional Meetings enable you to participate in discussions with other business owners from your particular industry sector, as well as specialist MTA Staff. They are a valuable way to gain up-to-date information specific to your division and give you the opportunity to input into industry issues and the direction of the MTA. Please put this date in your diary and RSVP online today.

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AADA Division Annual General Meeting

Wednesday 15 July, 2020

Divisional Meetings enable you to participate in discussions with other business owners from your particular industry sector, as well as specialist MTA Staff. They are a valuable way to gain up-to-date information specific to your division and give you the opportunity to input into industry issues and the direction of the MTA. Please put this date in your diary and RSVP online today.

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Performance Management, Misconduct and Discipline

Wednesday 15 July, 2020

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IBCO Committee Meeting

Wednesday 22 July, 2020

Divisional Meetings enable you to participate in discussions with other business owners from your particular industry sector, as well as specialist MTA Staff. They are a valuable way to gain up-to-date information specific to your division and give you the opportunity to input into industry issues and the direction of the MTA. Please put this date in your diary and RSVP online today.

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Worker's Compensation: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly

Wednesday 22 July, 2020

Are you and your business ready if an accident occurs at work? Do you have the correct assessments and procedures in place to protect you and your business? Gain an understanding of the ReturnToWorkSA system including risk assessments, injuries, processing, case managers and reintroduction back into the workforce. Enable yourself to navigate this challenging process. Enrol today wr@mtaofsa.com.au or for more information visit: www.mtaofsa.com.au/...

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Tyre Dealers Division Annual General Meeting

Wednesday 22 July, 2020

Divisional Meetings enable you to participate in discussions with other business owners from your particular industry sector, as well as specialist MTA Staff. They are a valuable way to gain up-to-date information specific to your division and give you the opportunity to input into industry issues and the direction of the MTA. Please put this date in your diary and RSVP online today.

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Forklift Licence Training

Tuesday 21 July, 2020

Licence to operate a forklift truck The course requires the operator to be able to plan the work, conduct routine checks on the forklift, shift loads in a safe manner, and shut down and secure the equipment after completion of operations. Training is based on the National Standard for Licensing Persons Performing High Risk Work. All candidates that participants in this course will learn: " Legislation requirements under the current ...

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Air Conditioning Course

Monday 20 July, 2020

Prerequisites: All participants MUST be Certificate III Qualified in Mechanical or Body Repair(and be able to provide a Third Party Report to assess RPL) and MUST obtain a trainee or classroom license through ARCtick at www.arctick.org after enrolment however prior to commence of training. This three-day course covers AURETU003 Service air conditioning and HVAC systems “AURETU004 Diagnose and repair air conditioning and HVAC systems “AURETU005 Retrofit and ...

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FIMDA Division Annual General Meeting

Friday 24 July, 2020

Divisional Meetings enable you to participate in discussions with other business owners from your particular industry sector, as well as specialist MTA Staff. They are a valuable way to gain up-to-date information specific to your division and give you the opportunity to input into industry issues and the direction of the MTA. Please put this date in your diary and RSVP online today.

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Southern Zone AGM

Sunday 26 July, 2020

The Southern Zone Networking, Information and Feedback evening will enable you to participate in roundtable discussions and to network with other like minded business owners from the automotive industry in a social setting. Key MTA Staff are in attendance to provide industry updates, WR / HR / WHS advice and answer any other questions you may have. You will also have the opportunity to raise industry issues and provide input on the ...

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Autmotive Dismantlers AGM

Thursday 06 August, 2020

Divisional Meetings enable you to participate in discussions with other business owners from your particular industry sector, as well as specialist MTA Staff. They are a valuable way to gain up-to-date information specific to your division and give you the opportunity to input into industry issues and the direction of the MTA. Please put this date in your diary and RSVP online today.

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Mid North Zone Networking & Engagement Evening

Thursday 06 August, 2020

The Mid North Zone Networking, Information and Feedback evening will enable you to participate in roundtable discussions and to network with other like minded business owners from the automotive industry in a social setting. Key MTA Staff are in attendance to provide industry updates, WR / HR / WHS advice and answer any other questions you may have. You will also have the opportunity to raise industry issues and provide input on ...

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General Division Meeting

Tuesday 11 August, 2020

Details TBC

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Paying Your Staff Correctly

Wednesday 12 August, 2020

Are you paying your staff correctly? Are you sure? One of the most difficult and technical issues facing businesses is making sure their employees are paid correctly! This is a complicated area of industrial law that can have unforgiving consequences for mistakes. Your business needs to ensure you have the skills and expertise to protect your business and Save TIME and MONEY. This workshop will support managers and payroll administrators ...

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Licensed Vehicle Dealers Division AGM

Thursday 13 August, 2020

Divisional Meetings enable you to participate in discussions with other business owners from your particular industry sector, as well as specialist MTA Staff. They are a valuable way to gain up-to-date information specific to your division and give you the opportunity to input into industry issues and the direction of the MTA. Please put this date in your diary and RSVP online today.

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Riverland Zone Networking & Engagement Evening

Thursday 13 August, 2020

The Riverland Zone Networking, Information and Feedback evening will enable you to participate in roundtable discussions and to network with other like minded business owners from the automotive industry in a social setting. Key MTA Staff are in attendance to provide industry updates, WR / HR / WHS advice and answer any other questions you may have. You will also have the opportunity to raise industry issues and provide input on the ...

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Air Conditioning Course

Monday 10 August, 2020

Prerequisites: All participants MUST be Certificate III Qualified in Mechanical or Body Repair(and be able to provide a Third Party Report to assess RPL) and MUST obtain a trainee or classroom license through ARCtick at www.arctick.org after enrolment however prior to commence of training. This three-day course covers AURETU003 Service air conditioning and HVAC systems “AURETU004 Diagnose and repair air conditioning and HVAC systems “AURETU005 Retrofit and ...

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In Service Testing & Tagging

Wednesday 19 August, 2020

Has all your equipment been tested and tagged? Did you know that it is a legal requirement to test and tag equipment? Rather than pay a contactor to regularly test your equipment, training your staff in Testing and Tagging can deliver your business an immediate ROI! Enrol today wr@mtaofsa.com.au or for more information visit: https://www.mtaofsa.com.au/training/in-service-testing-tagging

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Lower Eyre Zone AGM, Networking & Engagement Evening

Wednesday 19 August, 2020

The Lower Eyre Zone Networking, Information and Feedback evening will enable you to participate in roundtable discussions and to network with other like minded business owners from the automotive industry in a social setting. Key MTA Staff are in attendance to provide industry updates, WR / HR / WHS advice and answer any other questions you may have. You will also have the opportunity to raise industry issues and provide input on ...

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Forklift Licence Training

Tuesday 18 August, 2020

Licence to operate a forklift truck The course requires the operator to be able to plan the work, conduct routine checks on the forklift, shift loads in a safe manner, and shut down and secure the equipment after completion of operations. Training is based on the National Standard for Licensing Persons Performing High Risk Work. All candidates that participants in this course will learn: " Legislation requirements under the current ...

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CVIA Division Annual General Meeting

Wednesday 02 September, 2020

Divisional Meetings enable you to participate in discussions with other business owners from your particular industry sector, as well as specialist MTA Staff. They are a valuable way to gain up-to-date information specific to your division and give you the opportunity to input into industry issues and the direction of the MTA. Please put this date in your diary and RSVP online today.

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Northern Territory Zone Meeting

Wednesday 02 September, 2020

TBC

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Body Repair Division AGM

Tuesday 08 September, 2020

Divisional Meetings enable you to participate in discussions with other business owners from your particular industry sector, as well as specialist MTA Staff. They are a valuable way to gain up-to-date information specific to your division and give you the opportunity to input into industry issues and the direction of the MTA. Please put this date in your diary and RSVP online today.

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Performance Management, Misconduct and Discipline

Wednesday 09 September, 2020

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Upper Spencer Zone Networking & Engagement Evening

Thursday 10 September, 2020

The Upper Spencer Zone Networking, Information and Feedback evening will enable you to participate in roundtable discussions and to network with other like minded business owners from the automotive industry in a social setting. Key MTA Staff are in attendance to provide industry updates, WR / HR / WHS advice and answer any other questions you may have. You will also have the opportunity to raise industry issues and provide input on ...

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Employment Contract Essentials

Wednesday 16 September, 2020

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Air Conditioning Course

Monday 14 September, 2020

Prerequisites: All participants MUST be Certificate III Qualified in Mechanical or Body Repair(and be able to provide a Third Party Report to assess RPL) and MUST obtain a trainee or classroom license through ARCtick at www.arctick.org after enrolment however prior to commence of training. This three-day course covers AURETU003 Service air conditioning and HVAC systems “AURETU004 Diagnose and repair air conditioning and HVAC systems “AURETU005 Retrofit and ...

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Enterprise Agreements and Bargaining

Wednesday 23 September, 2020

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Forklift Licence Training

Tuesday 22 September, 2020

Licence to operate a forklift truck The course requires the operator to be able to plan the work, conduct routine checks on the forklift, shift loads in a safe manner, and shut down and secure the equipment after completion of operations. Training is based on the National Standard for Licensing Persons Performing High Risk Work. All candidates that participants in this course will learn: " Legislation requirements under the current ...

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Upper North Zone Networking & Engagement Evening

Monday 28 September, 2020

The Upper North Zone Networking, Information and Feedback evening will enable you to participate in roundtable discussions and to network with other like minded business owners from the automotive industry in a social setting. Key MTA Staff are in attendance to provide industry updates, WR / HR / WHS advice and answer any other questions you may have. You will also have the opportunity to raise industry issues and provide input on ...

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Towing Division Committee Meeting

Thursday 08 October, 2020

Divisional Meetings enable you to participate in discussions with other business owners from your particular industry sector, as well as specialist MTA Staff. They are a valuable way to gain up-to-date information specific to your division and give you the opportunity to input into industry issues and the direction of the MTA. Please put this date in your diary and RSVP online today.

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Murray Bridge Zone Networking & Engagement Evening

Monday 12 October, 2020

The Murray Bridge Zone Networking, Information and Feedback evening will enable you to participate in roundtable discussions and to network with other like minded business owners from the automotive industry in a social setting. Key MTA Staff are in attendance to provide industry updates, WR / HR / WHS advice and answer any other questions you may have. You will also have the opportunity to raise industry issues and provide input on ...

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WHS and Safe Work Compliance

Tuesday 13 October, 2020

A safe workforce directly results in reduced workers compensation premiums, increased productivity and a proactive approach to prevent risk and maintain compliance. This workshop will provide managers and supervisors, with the documentation and skills necessary to participate effectively in work health and safety issues. The workshop will provide a learning environment which focuses on the practical application of: • Incident reporting • Risk assessment • Work Health Safety Policy Templates • Emergency Evacuation Procedures • ...

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Emergency Warden Training

Wednesday 14 October, 2020

The Australian standards require your business to have a trained Emergency Warden. Ensure your workplace is compliant and ready to deal with a fire / emergency that requires evacuation. Equip emergency wardens or floor/area wardens with the practical skills to manage the potential stress of a real emergency in the workplace, including evacuation planning. Enrol today wr@mtaofsa.com.au or for more information visit: www.mtaofsa.com.au/training/...

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Air Conditioning Course

Monday 12 October, 2020

Prerequisites: All participants MUST be Certificate III Qualified in Mechanical or Body Repair(and be able to provide a Third Party Report to assess RPL) and MUST obtain a trainee or classroom license through ARCtick at www.arctick.org after enrolment however prior to commence of training. This three-day course covers AURETU003 Service air conditioning and HVAC systems “AURETU004 Diagnose and repair air conditioning and HVAC systems “AURETU005 Retrofit and ...

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Workplace Relations (Formerly IR/HR)

Wednesday 21 October, 2020

FINALLY A PRACTICAL COURSE IN INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS! Employment related issues are the number one cause of lawsuits against businesses. Non-compliance with your industrial obligations can result in expensive litigation including unfair dismissals, discrimination and underpayment of wages & claims. This workshop will provide managers and supervisors with the skills and documentation necessary to effectively meet their industrial responsibilities. The workshop will provide a learning environment which focuses on the practical ...

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MIASA Division Annual General Meeting

Wednesday 21 October, 2020

Divisional Meetings enable you to participate in discussions with other business owners from your particular industry sector, as well as specialist MTA Staff. They are a valuable way to gain up-to-date information specific to your division and give you the opportunity to input into industry issues and the direction of the MTA. Please put this date in your diary and RSVP online today.

Public event

Forklift Licence Training

Tuesday 20 October, 2020

Licence to operate a forklift truck The course requires the operator to be able to plan the work, conduct routine checks on the forklift, shift loads in a safe manner, and shut down and secure the equipment after completion of operations. Training is based on the National Standard for Licensing Persons Performing High Risk Work. All candidates that participants in this course will learn: " Legislation requirements under the current ...

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Central Zone Networking & Engagement Evening

Wednesday 28 October, 2020

The Central Zone Networking, Information and Feedback evening will enable you to participate in roundtable discussions and to network with other like minded business owners from the automotive industry in a social setting. Key MTA Staff are in attendance to provide industry updates, WR / HR / WHS advice and answer any other questions you may have. You will also have the opportunity to raise industry issues and provide input on the ...

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Riverland Christmas Zone Meeting

Saturday 31 October, 2020

Details tbc

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Auto Repair Division Committee Meeting

Thursday 05 November, 2020

Get up to date on training and employment initiatives to address the skills demand New information on the Access to Repair Information Mandated Scheme and it's progress -Provide your opinion on developments within the Auto Repair Division -Gain insight on MTA apprentice and upskilling training and facilities -Stay informed with new information -Engage with your peers and industry specialists Want the best environment and conditions for your business? Tell ...

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AADA Division Committee Meeting

Tuesday 10 November, 2020

Divisional Meetings enable you to participate in discussions with other business owners from your particular industry sector, as well as specialist MTA Staff. They are a valuable way to gain up-to-date information specific to your division and give you the opportunity to input into industry issues and the direction of the MTA. Please put this date in your diary and RSVP online today.

Public event

In Service Testing & Tagging

Wednesday 11 November, 2020

Has all your equipment been tested and tagged? Did you know that it is a legal requirement to test and tag equipment? Rather than pay a contactor to regularly test your equipment, training your staff in Testing and Tagging can deliver your business an immediate ROI! Enrol today wr@mtaofsa.com.au or for more information visit: https://www.mtaofsa.com.au/training/in-service-testing-tagging

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Yorke Peninsula Zone Networking & Engagement Evening

Wednesday 11 November, 2020

The Yorke Peninsula Zone Networking, Information and Feedback evening will enable you to participate in roundtable discussions and to network with other like minded business owners from the automotive industry in a social setting. Key MTA Staff are in attendance to provide industry updates, WR / HR / WHS advice and answer any other questions you may have. You will also have the opportunity to raise industry issues and provide input on ...

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Christmas Essentials

Wednesday 18 November, 2020

Are you planning on holding a Christmas party for employees? Did you know that you are legally liable for the safety and conduct of employees at your Christmas Party? Lawsuits arising from workplace Christmas parties cost Australian Businesses more than $6,000,000.00 annually. Whether it is employees behaving badly, sexual harassment, injuries during or following the party or even public liability, the list of things that employers are liable for during a ...

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Southern Zone Meeting

Wednesday 18 November, 2020

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Forklift Licence Training

Tuesday 17 November, 2020

Licence to operate a forklift truck The course requires the operator to be able to plan the work, conduct routine checks on the forklift, shift loads in a safe manner, and shut down and secure the equipment after completion of operations. Training is based on the National Standard for Licensing Persons Performing High Risk Work. All candidates that participants in this course will learn: " Legislation requirements under the current ...

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Air Conditioning Course

Monday 16 November, 2020

Prerequisites: All participants MUST be Certificate III Qualified in Mechanical or Body Repair(and be able to provide a Third Party Report to assess RPL) and MUST obtain a trainee or classroom license through ARCtick at www.arctick.org after enrolment however prior to commence of training. This three-day course covers AURETU003 Service air conditioning and HVAC systems “AURETU004 Diagnose and repair air conditioning and HVAC systems “AURETU005 Retrofit and ...

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Paying Your Staff Correctly

Wednesday 25 November, 2020

Are you paying your staff correctly? Are you sure? One of the most difficult and technical issues facing businesses is making sure their employees are paid correctly! This is a complicated area of industrial law that can have unforgiving consequences for mistakes. Your business needs to ensure you have the skills and expertise to protect your business and Save TIME and MONEY. This workshop will support managers and payroll administrators ...

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Worker's Compensation: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly

Wednesday 02 December, 2020

Are you and your business ready if an accident occurs at work? Do you have the correct assessments and procedures in place to protect you and your business? Gain an understanding of the ReturnToWorkSA system including risk assessments, injuries, processing, case managers and reintroduction back into the workforce. Enable yourself to navigate this challenging process. Enrol today wr@mtaofsa.com.au or for more information visit: www.mtaofsa.com.au/...

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Service Station Division Committee Meeting

Wednesday 02 December, 2020

Divisional Meetings enable you to participate in discussions with other business owners from your particular industry sector, as well as specialist MTA Staff. They are a valuable way to gain up-to-date information specific to your division and give you the opportunity to input into industry issues and the direction of the MTA. Please put this date in your diary and RSVP online today.

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Lower North Zone Networking & Engagement Evening

Wednesday 02 December, 2020

TBC

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Air Conditioning Course

Monday 30 November, 2020

Prerequisites: All participants MUST be Certificate III Qualified in Mechanical or Body Repair(and be able to provide a Third Party Report to assess RPL) and MUST obtain a trainee or classroom license through ARCtick at www.arctick.org after enrolment however prior to commence of training. This three-day course covers AURETU003 Service air conditioning and HVAC systems “AURETU004 Diagnose and repair air conditioning and HVAC systems “AURETU005 Retrofit and ...

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JOINT SOUTH EAST CHRISTMAS DINNER

Friday 04 December, 2020

Details TBC

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Forklift Licence Training

Tuesday 15 December, 2020

Licence to operate a forklift truck The course requires the operator to be able to plan the work, conduct routine checks on the forklift, shift loads in a safe manner, and shut down and secure the equipment after completion of operations. Training is based on the National Standard for Licensing Persons Performing High Risk Work. All candidates that participants in this course will learn: " Legislation requirements under the current ...

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Air Conditioning Course

Monday 14 December, 2020

Prerequisites: All participants MUST be Certificate III Qualified in Mechanical or Body Repair(and be able to provide a Third Party Report to assess RPL) and MUST obtain a trainee or classroom license through ARCtick at www.arctick.org after enrolment however prior to commence of training. This three-day course covers AURETU003 Service air conditioning and HVAC systems “AURETU004 Diagnose and repair air conditioning and HVAC systems “AURETU005 Retrofit and ...