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NMIT apprentice knocks up MBAV Apprentice of the Year Award

10 Jun 2009

Nominated for the excellent results and character shown throughout his apprenticeship, Alex Lockhart was awarded best apprentice (joinery) in each of his 3 years at NMIT at the Master Builders Association of Victoria's awards night on 14 May 2009.

In 2008 he won Best Overall Apprentice on the Faculty of Building and Construction. He won the regoinal world skills comp in Detailed Joinery in Melbourne metro in 2007, came 6th in the Nationals in 2008 and is keen to have another go this year.

Alex is known as one of the most talented apprentices NMIT to undertake the Off Site Construction course and his employer Aaron Back from Rimlar Staircases in East Keilor is very proud of his achievements.

Alex Lockhart accepts his award at the MBAV awards


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