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2016 Apprentice Awards

The 2016 SA Apprentice Awards were announced at the annual NECA Industry Gala Dinner which was held at the Adelaide Convention Centre on Friday the 26 August 2016. In front of some 350 guests, 3 winners, 3 second placegetters and 1 third placegetter 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 2016 NECA SA Apprentice Award winners are:


Communications Category:

WINNER: Jakeb Solley

from employer PEER VEET and host employer Adelaide Healthtech


SECOND PLACE: Joshua Templeton

from employer PEER VEET and host employer Complete Security Integration



Electrical - Commercial / Domestic

WINNER: Sally Hansen

from employer PEER VEET and host employer Smart Switch Electrical


SECOND PLACE: Daniel Battersby

from employer Deadshort Electrical


THIRD PLACE: Lachlan Jardine

from employer Deadshort Electrical


Electrical - Industrial

WINNER: Jack Soames

from employer PEER VEET and host employer Structural Group Australia


SECOND PLACE: Christopher Morley

from employer PEER VEET and host employer Nilsen (SA)


To find out more or to enquire about nominating in the 2017 Apprentice Awards, please contact the NECA SA office on (08) 8272 2966 or email Leah Boyce, Marketing and Member Services at leah.boyce@necasa.asn.au.