2015 Apprentice Awards

The 2015 SA Apprentice Awards were announced at the annual NECA Industry Gala Dinner which was held at the Adelaide Convention Centre on Friday the 28 August 2015. In front of some 350 guests, 3 winners, 3 second placegetters and 3 third placegetters were recognised in front of their peers and industry for their outstanding commitment to their trade, training and future aspirations.

The Apprentice Awards are fundamental in recognising and rewarding up and coming apprentices in the electrical and communications industries and NECA would like to wish all placegetters and finalists the best of luck in their chosen career.

The 2015 NECA SA Apprentice Award winners are:

 

Communications Category:

WINNER: Jimi George

from employer PEER VEET and host employer Expert Data Cabling

 

SECOND PLACE: Joseph Halls

from employer PEER VEET and host employer Nilsen (SA)

 

THIRD PLACE: Mitchell Harris

from employer PEER VEET and host employer MIMP Connecting Solutions

 

Electrical - Commercial / Domestic

WINNER: Bradley Milligan

from employer Bordertown Pumps & Refrigeration

 

SECOND PLACE: Benjamin Carter

from employer PEER VEET and host employer Nilsen (SA)

 

THIRD PLACE: Thomas Biddle

from employer Programmed Electrical Technologies

 

Electrical - Industrial

WINNER: Coenraad Van Den Berg

from employer PEER VEET and host employer The Advertiser

 

SECOND PLACE: Aaron Helps

from employer PEER VEET and host employer CJM Electrical Services

 

THIRD PLACE: Dylan Stone

from employer PEER VEET and host employer DM & J Lane Electrical

(absent in photo due to prior commitments)

 

We are extremely pleased to announce that two of our South Australian Apprentice Award winners have been announced as National Apprentice of the Year at the NECA Awards in Brisbane on Thursday 26 November 2015.

Bradley Milligan from Bordertown Pumps and Refrigeration took out the Electrical - Commercial / Domestic Award and Jimi George from PEER VEET, hosted by Expert Data Cabling, took out the Communications Award.

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To find out more or to enquire about nominating in the 2016 Apprentice Awards, please contact the NECA SA office on (08) 8272 2966 or email leah.boyce@necasa.asn.au.