Employed by: MTA Training & Employment Centre
Hosted by: Waikerie Crash Pty Ltd
Certificate III in Automotive Refinishing Technology
Adam is a fourth-year apprentice with Waikerie Crash Repairs. He is highly valued by his employer who describes him as an enthusiastic, hardworking team player who has improved their business with his exceptional work ethic. Adam was acknowledged as a Capricorn Rising Star nominee and awarded the MTA SA Apprentice of the Year for 2019.
Building & Construction
Employed by: Statewide Training Group
Hosted by: Ben’s Constructions
Certificate III in Carpentry
Starting at Ben’s Construction as a School Based Apprentice, Briley was soon offered a full-time apprenticeship due to his enthusiasm and motivation. He values the training provided through his apprenticeship and enjoys being able to bring new techniques and ideas back to the workplace. Briley is commended on his outstanding attention to detail and skill in his chosen trade.
Data & Voice Communications
Riverland Data & Security
Certificate III in Data & Voice Communications
As a mature aged apprentice, Aidan is completing a Certificate 3 in Data and Voice Communications and is employed as a Telecommunications Technician apprentice with Riverland Data and Security. Aidan impressed judges with his technical knowledge and commitment to his career pathway. His employer describes Aidan as a skilled and motivated team player who builds positive relationships with both customers and peers. and commitment to his career pathway. His employer describes Aidan as a skilled and motivated team player who builds positive relationships with both customers and peers.
Water Engineering Technologies (SA Water)
Certificate III in Electrotechnology Electrician
As a mature age apprentice, Craig impressed the judges with his passion and commitment to lifelong learning. He has achieved career goals through hard work and dedication to self- development. A busy family man, Craig also finds time to support his community with roles on several committees.
G.J. Dix & Sons Pty Ltd
Certificate III in Engineering (Fabrication)
Ty impressed the judges with his tremendous pride, knowledge and passion for his trade. He provided photos to the judges of jobs he had completed in the workplace, as examples of his craft. He has valued the support provided by his employer, who describes Ty as an outstanding employee who has improved processes leading to time and cost savings in the business.
Rollbusch Quality Meats
South West TAFE
Certificate III in Meat Processing
Studying a Certificate 3 in Meat Processing as an Apprentice in the family business, Alex understands the importance of hard work and quality products. He impressed the judges with his knowledge and passion for his trade, and pride in producing quality produce. Alex has won state and national awards with his Poultry and Continental Sausages. Alex intends to stay in the family business and possibly expand in the future.
Cindy’s Hair & Beauty
Clip Joint Education
Certificate III in Hairdressing
Chernoa was the School Based Apprentice of the Year in 2016, and this time also impressed judges with her enthusiasm, dedication and work ethic. Chernoa clearly put a lot of thought and effort into her award application, and is passionate about continuing to develop her skills. Her employer describes Chernoa as a talented team player who is dedicated to her clients and the ongoing success of the salon.
Employed by: Spectra Training
Hosted by: Tri State Graphics
Print Training Australia
Certificate III in Printing
Teagan is described by her employer as motivated and passionate about her vocation. She is knowledgeable in her chosen industry, and keen to develop her skills further through vocational training. Tegan supports several sporting clubs as a competitor, coach and committee member.