The Gordon Awards for Excellence

February 27, 2017

On Wednesday 22nd February, the Gordon Tafe held there annual Awards for Excellence at The Pier in Geelong.

Victorian Group Training had 3 apprentices up for awards on the night.  In the Constructing Futures Enterprises category for Best 1st Year Apprentice was Benjamin Wallis, Best 2nd Year Apprentice Taylor Henry and in the Smart Technologies Enterprise category for Best 2nd Year Apprentice was Dermott O’Connor.

Benjamin is undertaking a Certificate III in Painting and Decorating and is hosted with SS Painting.  
Taylor is undertaking a Certificate III in Joinery.  Taylor was hosted to Spence Construction.  
Dermott is hosted with 13th Beach Golf Links and is undertaking at Certificate III in Sports Turf Management.  

All 3 apprentices were winners in there respective categories on the night.  Pictures below are of the apprentices and their trophies.

Victorian Group Training would like to congratulate Benjamin, Taylor and Dermott on winning their awards and also to their Host Employers for their direction and guidance for the apprentices throughout 2016 to create this opportunity for them.  We also wish the boys all the best for 2017 and hoping to see them back up on stage next year winning more awards next year. 






Benjamin Wallis








Taylor Henry








Dermott O’Connor