2020 VET Student of the Year

Parker Steinert

Waikerie High School
Certificate 2 Horticulture
RTO – Growsmart

Parker’s goal to become an Agriculture Teacher saw him undertake Cert II in Horticulture under the VET in Schools Program in 2020. Parker received excellent feedback from his teachers and lecturers on his ability to balance both school and VET studies and look forward to seeing him achieve his goal.

Runner up
Monty Wall

Loxton High School
Certificate 2 Doorways to Construction
RTO – North Eastern Vocational College

Monty’s completion of Cert II in Doorways 2 Construction in 2020 helped him secure an apprenticeship with Lec Logix, in Loxton. The school VET course enabled him to learn many general trade techniques. Monty enjoys the river life, and he encourages young tradies to stay in the Riverland as they are greatly needed.