Will Wara of Formstress Precast in Auckland collected the 2017 Concrete Industry Apprentice of the Year Award at the New Zealand Concrete Industry Conference held at Te Papa in Wellington, 12 to 14 October.
Cyril Taranaki’s pathway into the Brick and Block trade is not uncommon, “I got the job through word of mouth at the footy club," he says.
Brad Robertson is the owner of BSR Concrete in Auckland and on the board of the Master Concrete Placers Association. He is also on his way to getting qualified!
The New Zealand Master Concrete Placers Association (NZMCPA) is looking to the future and members voted to rebrand as New Zealand Concrete Contractors Association at their recent Annual General Meeting held in Christchurch.
One year into a Glazing Apprenticeship with Mike’s Glass Ltd in Petone, 35-year-old Regan is confident that he has entered an industry with great potential.
Dragon Tamer? Magician? Space Station Boss? Our childhood dreams remain the same, so can revisiting them help our career choice? Sarah Jennings of Carlielle Kitchens took what made her eyes widen as a child and is threading a theme through her career.
Sara Bonner of APS Complete Property Services Auckland took some time out of her busy day to talk to Helen Hines-Randall about how she got interested in becoming a carpentry apprentice.
The Future Leaders Forum, held at Westpac Stadium, Wellington on 23 August, brought together over 50 of New Zealand’s outstanding trades and services apprentices for an amazing day of leadership, inspiration and development.
Dave Malele of Auckland Stonemasons has Stonemasonry in his blood. He's got no shortage of pride in his work and understands that it is the end result that matters.
BCITO looks forward to seeing you at Auckland Build Expo 2017 where we'll be offering free 20-min business coaching sessions.