Category Archives: Apprentices and Trainees

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.

Full speed ahead at FluidDrive

Full speed ahead at FluidDrive

FluidDrive Holdings, Australasia’s leading remanufactured vehicle transmission specialists, have been working with MEGT to provide employment opportunities to local Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples since 2015.

Apprentice sparky short circuits the statistics

Apprentice sparky short circuits the statistics

MEGT apprentice Alecia Allaway is one of a growing number of women challenging the statistics by entering the traditionally male-dominated electricity industry.

From bricklayer to lifesaver

From bricklayer to lifesaver

When MEGT apprentice Kyuss Smith last sat down to watch an episode of NCIS, he probably didn’t imagine it would one day save a life. But when the second-year apprentice bricklayer spotted a colleague collapse at work last week, that’s exactly what happened.

Building a successful career at Frasers Property Australia

Building a successful career at Frasers Property Australia

Frasers Property Australia, one of Australia’s leading diversified property groups, is all for helping their apprentices build successful careers.

Maddie goes back to where it all began

Maddie goes back to where it all began

Like many others her age, MEGT apprentice Madeline Doukas began her working life while she was still at school.  In 2015, she started working part-time in her local Bojangles Pizza

Double the win for Tim

Double the win for Tim

Congratulations to MEGT apprentice Tim Stanway, winner of the Holmesglen Best 3rd-Year Electrical Apprentice award! This is a huge feat for Tim who also won the Best 2nd-Year Electrical Apprentice award in 2016.

Commemorating Anzac Day – 25 April 2017

Commemorating Anzac Day – 25 April 2017

On 25 April every year, Australians commemorate Anzac Day – the landing of Australian and New Zealand troops at Gallipoli on 25 April 1915.