28-09-2009 | Acorn continues to invest in quality apprentices...

Acorn MPS's yearly investment in mechanical and electrical apprentices has been rewarded by employees achieving "Apprentice of the Year" in 2008 and 2009 at New College, Nottingham.

Ryan Lee reached the SkillPIPE 2009 UK Final skills competition held at Leeds College of Building 29 September - 1 October 2009

SkillELECTRIC, SkillFRIDGE, SkillPLUMB and (new from 2009) SkillPIPE have been designed to promote standards and skills across the sector, developing competence into excellence. At these events competitors undertake a series of practical tests based on real-life work which demonstrate their abilities and highlight their outstanding skills in their industry.

Judges feedback comments on Ryan's work included "Ryan worked really hard throughout the competition, the quality across the majority of his welding was excellent" and "the marks he achieved reinforce Ryan's potential and he is going to prove a great asset to his employer



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