About the MTA Institute
Campus – The Sir Jack Brabham Automotive Centre of Excellence
The Sir Jack Brabham Automotive Centre of Excellence is a $10 million, world-class facility devised to offer the very best of training environments for the automotive professionals of the future.
Equipped with the latest, state-of-the-art technology and training resources, the Centre’s design permits a flexibility that allows the Institute to monitor changing industry requirements and ensure that all students at the centre are equipped with the skills to navigate current and future industry trends.
The Centre of Excellence features:
- 28 mechanical and vehicle body repair bays.
- Four fully equipped training rooms featuring the latest IT and communications technology.
- State-of-the-art equipment for learners training in collision repair, including the latest technology in spray booths and body repair systems.
- Modern student recreation facilities including a kitchen, lunchroom and BBQ area.
- Dedicated student recreation lounge with computer facilities, TV and gaming entertainment, and a social area.
Motor Trades Association of Queensland
The Motor Trades Association of Queensland (MTA Queensland) is the peak body representing the interests of employers in the retail, service and repair sectors of Queensland’s automotive industry. MTA Queensland is committed to helping automotive businesses to be at their best and works to achieve that goal by training the next generation of automotive experts through its global training arm, the MTA Institute (MTAI).
Collaborating with over 1,500 member businesses located across Queensland, MTA Queensland is at the ground level when it comes to understanding the current and future trends affecting the automotive industry and has strong connections with businesses from independent mechanical repairers, to new car dealers, to tyre fitters, to paint and panel specialists.
MTA Queensland’s collaboration with the MTA Institute also provides opportunities to connect with the automotive industry to provide work placement and employment opportunities with valued, recognised businesses in the community.
Check out the video below to take a closer look at the world-class facilities provided at the Sir Jack Brabham Automotive Centre of Excellence.