Category Archives: Apprentices and Trainees

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.

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.