01 June 2014
ACR TRAINEE OF THE YEAR 2014
For the first time, there were two categories for entrants to reflect the roles which are either 'off the tools' or 'on the tools' in the business.
Winner 'Off the Tools'
Employer: Arctic Circle
Winner 'On the Tools'
Employer: Adcock Refrigeration Air Conditioning
Highly Commended ' Off the Tools'
Employer: Mitsubishi Electric
Trainer: Ellis Training
Highly Commended ' On the Tools'
Employer: Trane UK
Trainer: Eastleigh College
Special recognition 'Off the Tools'
Employer: Air Creation
Trainer: Chillair Training Academy
Special recognition 'On the Tools'
Employer & Trainer: Toshiba
There were 10 finalists in total at the event. The four other entrants had strong entries too and did not go away empty-handed. Each of them received a certificate and a set of tools from Pump House Pumps.
The other finalists were:
James Horsepool from Chillair Training Academy
Liam Potter from City of Bath College
George Shepherd from J&E Hall
Ryan Devitt from Practical Refrigeration Training Centre
A massive thank you to all our sponsors, judges, entrants and guests at the ACR Trainee of the year Awards 2014. It would not be possible without them. We look forward to seeing you in December 2015.