2023 Trainee of the Year

Jayde Harrington

Employed by Almondco Australia Ltd
Certificate lV in Business
RTO – SG Learning and Development Pty Ltd

Commencing in a Traineeship at Almondco in 2022 Jayde has absolutely blossomed and is now undertaking a Certificate IV in Business as  the People & Culture Administrator. Jayde is a great advocate for the VET sector as she now guest speaks in High Schools and is very motivated to learn more.

Runner up
Johnathon Twigden

Employed by Frankleigh Fruits
Certificate lll in Production Horticulture
RTO – GrowSmart Training

Working as a fulltime farm hand on a 3rd generation orchard, Johnathon is undertaking a Traineeship with GrowSmart.  He values the opportunity to merge his hands on and classroom experience to improve his management skills.  Johnathon is keen to further improve current practices on the farm and hopes to one day organise an international horticultural exchange program for students.