2020 Industry Category Winners

Necip Durmus

Employed by Riverland Auto Repairs
Certificate III in Automotive Technology (Light Vehicle)

Necip is employed by Riverland Auto Repairs as a light vehicle automotive apprentice. He has a passion for cars and enjoys working on them. Necip values the learning, teamwork and responsibilities involved in his apprenticeship.

Building & Construction
Briley Gibbs

Employed by Statewide Group Training hosted by Ben’s Constructions
RTO – North East Vocational College
Certificate III in Carpentry

Briley is employed by Ben’s Constructions and enrolled in Certificate III in Carpentry. He values learning and self-growth, as well as the hands-on training his apprenticeship has provided. Briley intends to continue his training pathway with a business course once his apprenticeship has been completed.

Madison Lailey

Employed by Barmera Hotel Motel
Certificate III in Commercial Cookery

Madison is employed at the Barmera Hotel and is completing Certificate III in Commercial Cookery. He has a passion for cooking and shows talent and ability in the industry. On completing his apprenticeship, Madison intends to continue vocational training with a business qualification to further his career in the industry he loves.

Electrical/Air Conditioning
Craig Turner

Employed by SA Water
Certificate III in Electrotechnology Electrician

Craig is employed by SA Water as an electrical apprentice. As a mature age apprentice, Craig values the opportunity to realise his goal to work in the electrical field. As well as raising a young family, Craig is involved in several community activities including board and committee positions.

Jakob Johinke-Milich

Employed by TWG Loxton
Certificate III in Engineering – Mechanical Trade

Jakob is an apprentice fitter and turner at TWG Loxton. He values the opportunity his training provides, and plans to continue vocational training with dual trade as a fitter and welder in the future. Jakob aspires to become a supervisor at TWG, and support new apprentices into the future.

Jorja Bradley

Employed by Jarahs Hair
RTO – Clip Joint Education
Certificate III in Hairdressing

After completing a School Based Apprenticeship, Jorja continued her career pathway as a full-time apprentice with Jarahs Hair. A dedicated team member, Jorja values the opportunity to train and learn with a supportive team, working in the industry she loves.