First impressions last

First impressions last

Recent research has found that in Australia nearly 1 in 4 new employees leave their job before their first 12 months is up, costing businesses billions in recruitment costs and

Getting the best from your trainees

Getting the best from your trainees

Regardless of the size or type of industry or business you are in, apprentices and trainees can have a measurable impact on workplace productivity and performance and the bottom line

Celebrating success in Yarrabah

Celebrating success in Yarrabah

A recent graduation ceremony held in Yarrabah, Far North Queensland, celebrated the first five Indigenous MEGT trainees to graduate from the Conservation and Land Management (CALM) Program run by the

12 months injury free at Olympic Dam

12 months injury free at Olympic Dam

MEGT is thrilled to congratulate our BHP Billiton Olympic Dam apprentices, who went without injury for the entire 2015 calendar year. With up to 70 apprentices on site during the

Managing your finances as an apprentice or trainee

Managing your finances as an apprentice or trainee

Working as an apprentice or trainee is an excellent way to combine study with gaining valuable on-the-job experience while you work towards a qualification, but it can also be tough

The future is bright for Angela

The future is bright for Angela

MEGT is proud to celebrate the achievements of Indigenous trainee Angela Moran. Angela, a proud Wiradjuri woman from Dubbo with a deep passion for Aboriginal heritage, culture and the land,

Is your business ready for the Commonwealth Games boom?

Is your business ready for the Commonwealth Games boom?

The Commonwealth Games are coming – is your workforce prepared for the boom? We can help you hire and sign up apprentices and trainees, and check your eligibility for Government funding.

Staying safe on the road this Easter

Staying safe on the road this Easter

With many of us planning to get away for the Easter long weekend, it's an important time to think about road safety. Holiday driving conditions are very different to the

Update for WA employers – minimum quota applies when employing apprentices and trainees.

Update for WA employers – minimum quota applies when employing apprentices and trainees.

Contractors and sub-contractors working on WA State Government building projects are required to employ a minimum number of apprentices, trainees or engineering cadets, thanks to the State Government Building Training

First international train-the-trainer program proves successful

First international train-the-trainer program proves successful

ABILITY English and MEGT Institute recently signed an agreement with a university in Vietnam to deliver a customised five-day professional development “train-the-trainer” program. The ABILITY English team has just successfully

MEGT (Australia) Ltd (MEGT) is an Australian not-for-profit organisation and is driven by strong, people-centred values. The organisation seeks positive change and innovative solutions in the areas of employment, training and education and is committed to being Australia’s leading training and support services provider.