Category Archives: Apprentices and Trainees

From up, up and away to location, location, location!

From up, up and away to location, location, location!

During her hugely successful five-year career as a cabin crew member with Virgin Australia, Isabel Pilbeam won a Virgin Ambassador Award and was a CEO Award nominee. Now Isabel is

A strong support network paves the way for success

A strong support network paves the way for success

As a first-year apprentice, not having a very extensive support network outside of work can be tough. That’s why apprentice Sean Escanilla connected with MEGT’s mentoring service for extra assistance to

Brandon finds a sure way forward

Brandon finds a sure way forward

At 22, Brandon Allen was a long-term unemployed jobseeker working to overcome many personal issues so that he could gain employment. L-R: Mahir Ozdilek - MEGT Apprenticeships Field Consultant; Brandon

Congratulations Vikings Group – ACT Medium Employer of the Year!

Congratulations Vikings Group – ACT Medium Employer of the Year!

Congratulations to the Vikings Group for taking out the ACT Medium Employer of the Year award at the ACT Training Awards, held on Thursday 31 August in Canberra. The Tuggeranong Valley

Darcy gives his career a kickstart

Darcy gives his career a kickstart

He may still be in Year 11 but Darcy Meehan has already completed his first traineeship and is now taking the next step in his career with a carpentry apprenticeship!

Sam comes out on top at regional awards

Sam comes out on top at regional awards

We are proud to congratulate MEGT apprentice Sam McGruer who was recently named Apprentice of the Year at the NSW Training Awards, Riverina-Murray region.

Electrogroup trainee Hannah is set for success

Electrogroup trainee Hannah is set for success

Congratulations to MEGT trainee Hannah Black who was recently named the Bob Marshman Trainee of the Year at the South-East QLD Regional Training Awards.

Full speed ahead for apprentice mechanic

Full speed ahead for apprentice mechanic

MEGT apprentice Jak Cameron is living proof that you never know where your next opportunity will come from! Read his story here.

Double the win for Boandik Lodge!

Double the win for Boandik Lodge!

Congratulations to Boandik Lodge Incorporated! The largest aged care facility in Mount Gambier was awarded the Employer of the Year Award at last month’s SE Secondary Schools Alliance (SESSA) Training Awards.

Celebrating MEGT Institute’s bright SPARKs!

Celebrating MEGT Institute’s bright SPARKs!

Congratulations to our SPARK program graduates! The program allows students to obtain a nationally accredited qualification while also developing new skills and gaining hands-on work experience.