Women in Construction Try a Trade day

Proud to be apart of this initiative – Women in Construction Try a Trade day! The Darling Downs is suffering a major skills shortage, with not enough tradespeople to fill the number infrastructure projects cropping up across the region. Golden West Apprenticeships thinks young women in our community could be the answer, so they’re encouraging school […]


The story of how a car helped many!

  In 2017 Cancer Council Queensland’s research data identified that many people were unable to get to their cancer treatment. They couldn’t afford parking at hospitals, they experienced heightened stress and anxiety with ‘where to park’ and simply, not feeling well to drive. Public transport was not an option with low immunity.  There needed to […]


Check out our new Who we are video!

  Want to know more about Major? From apprenticeships & qualifications to truck & high risk licences, check out our new who we are video which gives insight into who we are and what we do!


BSB30415 CERTIFICATE III IN BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION FROM $5* Offer ends 31st July.

BSB30415 – CERTIFICATE III IN BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION FROM $5* Offer ends 31st July. If you are wanting to kick start your career in business as a Receptionist, General Clerk or an Office Assistant join our business administration course – Learn to Process payroll, Produce spread sheets, Process customer complaints & Design and produce business documents. […]


Certificate II Logistics with Busy and City Beach!

Major have partnered with City Beach and BUSY At Work for a new Skilling Queenslanders for work program – TLI21815  Certificate II Logistics What do I get? Fully funded course includes • Certificate II in Logistics (includes Forklift ticket) • Work experience • Job ready skills training • Individual mentoring support • Career pathway • Employer […]


20% off for Tax time!

  With tax time around the corner – book in before June 30 and get 20% off short courses COURSES @ MORAYFIELD 18/06/2018 CPCCLDG3001A Licence to perform dogging (5 day) 18/06/2018 TLILIC2001 Licence to operate a forklift truck (3 day) 18/06/2018 CPCCLSF2001A Licence to erect, alter and dismantle scaffolding basic level (5 day) 19/06/2018 RIIWHS202D […]


Major Training first Electrical Apprentice

Over the last 20 years, Major has continuously worked to evolve the growing demand of quality training, which offers more flexible options for trade schools. With the addition of Certificate III in Electrotechnology, Major has made a significant investment in ensuring their training facility has modern, state of the art equipment & resources to ensure […]


High Risk Licences with Major

Working in areas of high risk, safety is paramount and compliance is non-negotiable. Major Training Group will help raise the bar with quality education and training solutions. From a Dogging Ticket, EWP ticket, forklift licence, basic Rigging licence or a Slewing Crane operator licence, to working your way up to Open Class, Major Training Group will make it happen. We […]


Work Safely At Heights 1 day course with Major

A Working at Heights training from Major Training Group will give you the skills to proactively react to the risks of working at heights on job sites in building, construction and mining. Learn about the selection, safe use, and maintenance of fall-arrest systems compatible with different job sites. WORKING AT HEIGHTS TRAINING INCLUDES: A detailed training plan Applicable to […]


Major News: Major brings on Electrotechnology (Electrician)

  Adding to its scope of traditional trades; Major is proud to announce they have bought on UEE30811 – Certificate III in Electrotechnology (Electrician)! Over the last 20 years, Major has continuously evolved to meet the growing demand for quality training that offers up more flexible options rather than the traditional trade schools. With the […]


UPDATE: THE CANCER COUNCILS TRANSPORT TO TREATMENT

Last year Major donated a loan vehicle to Queensland’s Cancer Council, this was to launch a new initiative called ‘Transport to Treatment in Brisbane’. The Cancer Councils Transport to Treatment is a free volunteer-run transfer service in Brisbane that transports cancer patients from their homes to and from treatment. One of the additional stresses for […]


INDUSTRY FUNDED SHORT COURSES: CHOOSE UP TO 8 FUNDED WITH CSQ!

Are you actively working in the construction industry or have been in the last 6months? Up-skill and get your skills nationally recognised. Major Training Group is offering industry supported and funded training through a variety of CSQ initiatives and support. Enrol to up-skill, update and/or advance your construction career General Courses – Choose up to […]


New Release of CSQ funding for Short Courses 17/18

NEW CSQ FUNDED INDUSTRY SHORT COURSES: Are you actively working in the construction industry or have been in the last 6months? Up-skill and get your skills nationally recognised. Major Training Group is offering industry supported and funded training through a variety of CSQ initiatives and support. Enrol to up-skill, update and/or advance your construction career. […]


The Cancer Councils Transport to Treatment

Major has donated a loan vehicle to Queensland’s Cancer Council, this was to launch a new initiative called ‘Transport to Treatment in Brisbane’. The Cancer Councils Transport to Treatment is a free volunteer-run transfer service in Brisbane that transports cancer patients from their homes to and from treatment. One of the additional stresses for people […]


CSQ FUNDED QUALIFICATIONS

NEW CSQ FUNDED PROGRAMS: Do you have experience working in the construction industry or have been within the last 6months? Up-skill and get your skills nationally recognised.  Major Training Group is offering industry supported and funded training through a variety of CSQ initiatives and support. Enrol to up-skill, update and/or advance your construction career. Funding […]


Implement Traffic Management Plan courses in September!

  Major has scheduled a Implement Traffic Management Plan courses in September! Control Traffic with Stop Slow Bat –  29th September Implement Traffic Management Plan – 22nd September Call 1300 790 822 to enrol!


Plant Ticket Sale – $995 and option to get roller for extra $250

Major has a new machine ticket promo running until the end of September! 1 machine           3 days   $995.00 and option to get roller for extra $250 2 machines         4 days   $1,750  or $1,990 incl free Roller ticket 3 machines         5 days   $2,650 or $2,880 incl free Roller ticket Dump Truck       […]


Back to Work SEQ

Back to Work – South East Queensland From 1 July 2017, the Queensland Government’s Back to Work South East Queensland program will provide support for employers who hire a long term unemployed or young unemployed jobseeker in the South East Queensland region. Employer Support and Youth Boost Payments will be available for employers who hire […]


Major Training Groups position on the VET sector

  Dear stakeholders and influencers of industry, As you would be aware, Careers Australia Group Limited (CAG) and its subsidiaries went into voluntary administration as of the 25th of May, 2017.  Major Training Group (MTG) can appreciate that you would have been inundated with requests from RTOs attempting to secure your business, promising the world […]


View next weeks Courses!

Courses Available Next week – Call 1300 790 822 now! MORAYFIELD 19/06/2017 TLILIC2001A Licence to operate a forklift truck (3 day) $650.00 3 days Book course 19/06/2017 CPCCLDG3001A Licence to perform dogging (5 day) $1,395.00 5 days Book course 19/06/2017 CPCCLRG3002A Licence to perform rigging intermediate level (5 day) $1,695.00 5 days Book course 20/06/2017 […]


Engineering or Automotive, which of these careers are you interested in?

Engineering, Automotive or Construction, which of these careers are you interested in? Major has pathway programs starting March 1st 2017 to help get you there! MEM20413 Certificate II in Engineering Pathways The qualification is intended for people interested in exposure to an engineering or related working environment with a view to entering into employment in […]


Andys Story

  There I was sitting in the classroom 15 years ago, listening to the ‘smart kids’ answer all the questions of the teacher. I think to myself, “What a teacher’s pet, I can’t wait for lunch time to go kick the footy”. This conversation with myself happened in basically every subject…except Physical Education. I never […]


Heavy Vehicle Training Brisbane

Major Heavy Vehicle Training in Brisbane Are you looking to get your truck licence or upgrade you existing truck licence in Brisbane? Major Training offers daily heavy vehicle training Brisbane, Gold coast, Ipswich and Sunshine coast. With one of Queensland’s largest training fleet of modern vehicles and equipment, Major training holds Truck lessons by the hour as […]


Major Dirtbox Ekka Winners!

  Major Dirtbox has drawn its 2016 Ekka competition winners! Congratulations to Chris Lang & Nathan Fabian on winning our ‪Major Dirtbox‬ ‪Ekka‬ competition! You have each won a 2.5hour Major Dirtbox adventure for you and a friend! We can’t wait to see you Building dirt castles, digging ditches, dirt surfing and playing basketball!    


The Mystery Box Rally meets Major Carnage!

  Matthew and Alex Tenkate are excited to announce our participation in the 2016 Mystery Box Rally, an event from the organisers of the Cancer Council’s biggest private fundraiser, Sh**box Rally. Departing from Adelaide on 24th September 2016, we will be one of 150 teams of fundraisers who will embark on an unforgettable five-day adventure. […]


Are you up to date with Major News?

Are you up to date with Major News?   MEM40105 Certificate IV in Engineering   5 day intensive for BSB41415 Certificate IV in WHS   Certificate 3 Guarantee Courses  BSB40515 Certificate IV in Business Administration  BSB51315 Diploma of Work Health and Safety  BSB51915 Diploma of Leadership and Management   • DON’T GET FINED OVER $2000 FOR NON-COMPLIANCE’S! • […]


Don’t get fined over $2000 for Non Compliance’s!

  Do you have the right tickets for the equipment you are operating? Major training has been advised by some clients we work closely with that WHS inspectors are out in force. WHS inspectors have been out and about on various construction sites in and around Brisbane of late and workers onsite are being asked […]


The Apprenticeship specialists; Major Training!

Did you know Major Training has Apprenticeships & Traineeships across a host of industries? The benefits of using Major Training For Apprenticeships & Traineeships. We develop customised Apprentice Training Plans face to face with the employer and student to ensure your apprentice is learning the right skills for your business We provide education and coaching […]


New Online courses Tab!

  Major now have select courses available completely or partially online. Work Safe at Heights both online and face to face Construction White Card both online and face to face Chain Of Responsibility both online and face to face Fatigue Management both online and face to face Click here to view our online courses.  


Are you comparing apples with apples when it comes to training?

  Many people talk about comparing apples to apples and apples and oranges and when it comes to training this is not something you want to get caught out with. It’s no secret the training industry is highly competitive at present and typically when a market gets saturated, the price is always the first thing […]


WANT STUDY NOW PAY LATER OPTIONS THAT ARE NOT VET FEE HELP?

If you are wanting to study but don’t have the money up front, and don’t want want to pay through the roof for training – Major might have the answer with our new Study Now and Pay Later course options Let’s be clear this isn’t VET FEE Help! We can now offer flexible weekly, fortnightly or […]


How to spot a dodgy RTO: 5 Warning Signs

Choosing the right training facility can make or break your dreams of a career in earthmoving. How can you know if one is good, or a shocker? It’s no secret that some Registered Training Organisations (RTO’s) are getting a bad name. Whenever I post a blog about certifications and competencies it usually blows up into […]