This category acknowledges and celebrates an Advanced Apprentice’s outstanding contribution to their workplace or training.
The winner is driven by their career aspirations and committed to developing into a leader of tomorrow. Their strong dedication to achieving highly in their training and cementing themselves as a vital member of their workforce improves their workplace and motivates others to do the same. They can prove their outstanding achievements by their involvement in key projects, where their insight and ability has provided added value. The winner exceeds expectations and exhibits a high level of skill in their sector; regularly goes above and beyond to ensure their work is outstanding and their contribution to their workplace is essential and appreciated.
Judges will be looking for an individual who is recognised and respected by their Employer and colleagues alike for their commitment to their Apprenticeship and their passion for their role. They will be an individual who is a role model for others; who rises to every challenge they face and is a dynamic problem solver; they will have enthusiasm and drive; will be an innovator and forward-thinker; they will be pro-active and able to show a great record of achievement in their workplace and possibly the wider industry.
The winner of this Platinum Award is a natural leader and inspiration to others, whose drive and commitment is second to none and who has developed exceptional skills and in-depth knowledge of their specialism which benefits their Employer and the wider industry or sector.