31st October 2016
Congratulations to Stuart Hubbert on winning the Electrical Times Apprentice of the Year title, announced at the national awards ceremony in London.
Stuart, aged 29 from Harrogate, started his Electrical Installation apprenticeship at York College in 2012, whilst employed by Dunnington Electricals Ltd in Harrogate. He completed his apprenticeship in May 2016 and is now employed full-time by the company.
Gary Slater, Electrical Installation tutor at York College, said: “I am thrilled for Stuart, he absolutely deserves this recognition on a national scale. Whilst at College he was a first-rate student, producing quality practical work in the electrical workshops, passing all elements of his coursework and winning Best Apprentice awards at the York College Construction Awards in 2014 and 2016. He was a pleasure to teach, and a generous student - always willing to help others. We are very proud of his achievements and know he has a bright future ahead of him in the industry.”
Dunnington Electricals Ltd, Marketing and Office Coordinator Sarah Hickling said: “Dunnington Electricals Ltd are extremely proud of Stuart Hubbert for winning Electrical Apprentice of the Year 2016 at the Electrical Industry Awards, held in London. He has worked exceptionally hard over his four year apprenticeship and fully deserved to win. We also thank York College for their fantastic tutors who helped Stuart become an outstanding electrician. He is truly an asset to our team.”