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Christmas Tree Happy Christmas from the MINTRAC staff

As 2016 draws to a close, and we all look forward to a short but welcome holiday period, it is time to step back and reflect briefly on the year that has been.

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The Group Advanced Diploma gets underway

The Advanced Diploma group attended their first workshop in October, a two-day Leadership workshop that was held at Kindilan Outdoor Education and Conference centre in Queensland and which was run By Response learning.

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December 2016

Graduates Congratulations to our first group of Advanced Certificate in Agribusiness graduates

On 29 November, at the AMPC conference the industry’s first group of Advanced Certificate in Agribusiness graduates donned caps and gowns to be congratulated by their industry peers

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Writing Effective Work Instructions The way we offer the Diploma in Meat Processing is changing in 2017
With declining numbers and poor completion rates we have had to re-think how we offer the Diploma of Meat Processing
So from the beginning of 2017, we are going to revert to accepting candidates as groups working to a set program.
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Extended AMPC Red Meat Processing Upskilling Scholarship Programme - Closing date has been extended
Applications are still open for the 2017 AMPC Red Meat Processing Upskilling Scholarship Program.

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Australian Rural Leadership Foundation Calling all Meat Processors ‑ scholarship available for Australian Rural Leadership Program

Apply now for the scholarship based, Australian Rural Leadership Program ‑ a life-changing opportunity for you to develop your leadership capabilities and learn from other diverse leaders from all over Australia.
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MINTRAC MINTRAC training products ‑ update

Please see below for full details of all New products and upgraded products

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Fiona Gojan Meet our new Cadet Project Officer ‑ Fiona Gojan

Fiona Gojan commenced as a Cadet Project Officer at the end of November.

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Eddie Andriessen Thanks to Eddie Andriessen

At the recent Annual Meat Inspection & Quality Assurance Conference Eddie Andriessen announced his retirement.

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Chris Guest Congratulations to Chris Guest

From all of us at the World Skills competition, a big thank you for the kind donation.

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Awards 2017 Meat Industry Training Awards - Open 16 January 2017

MINTRAC Meat Industry Training Awards will be open early in the new year.
We urge you to start thinking about candidates for each category which is briefly described below, the full details of each award category can be found on the MINTRAC website
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MINTRAC Training Awards Meat Inspection & Quality Assurance - Conference wrap up

Each year MINTRAC facilitates the Australian Meat Inspection and Quality Assurance Conference.

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MTM11 Australian Meat Industry Training Package Meat Inspection & Quality Assurance - Conference wrap up in pictures!

Check out all the happy snaps right here

Animal Welfare Training in Feedlots Out and about with MINTRAC

The MINTRAC team have been hitting the road again, travelling all over the country to attend various meetings and training events.

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Save the date - DIARY NOTE -

2017 Paddock to Plate National Training Conference
29-30 March 2017 at the Mantra Hotel, Gold Coast.

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Key dates for your diary January to June 2017 Network meetings

Key dates for your diary for 2017

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