Apprentice of the Year
Winner: Jake Blokker
Jake has demonstrated exceptional leadership skills well beyond his years. A motivated fourth year carpentry apprentice he has achieved many milestones at such an early stage in his career. Jake currently has added responsibilities on complex and significant projects and the judges were impressed with his ability to lift the morale of his team members, introduce new ideas and performance solutions while demonstrating exceptional skills in all areas of the work he undertakes. Jake is certain to have a bright industry future ahead of him.