Craft Skills Scotland Training Awards - WinnersWednesday, 20th Nov 2019
All the finalists
The winners were announced at the awards luncheon and awards ceremony at The Doubletree by Hilton on Wednesday 20th November 2019. Congratulations to all those who made it to the awards final. Judith Ralston from BBC Scotland was on hand to present the awards.
Sarah Swanson, A Donald Ltd, Uddingston receiving her award from Judith Ralston BBC Scotland
SVQ Level 2 Modern Apprentice of the Year
Nominated by SMT assessors and based on achievement of SVQ level 2 modern apprenticeship.
Sarah Swanson from A Donald Ltd in Uddingston
Dominic Ellis, A J learmonth, Jedburgh
Robert Macleod, D Campbell & Son, Callander
Sam Fachie, Davidsons Specialist Butchers, Aberdeen
SVQ Level 3 Modern Apprentice of the Year
Nominated by SMT assessors and based on achievement of SVQ level 3 modern apprenticeship.
Winner: Sam Fachie, Davidsons Specialist Butchers, Aberdeen
William Muir, J Saunderson, Edinburgh
Daniel Bryant, Blair Drummond Smiddy
Training Mentor of the Year
This category nominations were made by the trainees and was for the individual who has encouraged the trainee in their development within their workplace.
Winner: John Hume, D Bennett & Son, Dunblane
Finalist:Kenny Milne, H & S Milne & Sons, Aberdeen
Hugh, Craig & Cameron Black with Judith Ralston, BBC Scotland
Training Partner of the Year
This category is for the Employer/Business who has engaged with Scottish Meat Training and the assessors to maximise the potential of their apprentices.
Winner: Hugh Black & Sons, Bathgate
Finalist: Bryan Beveridge Butchers, Dunfermline
Matthew Newlands and Alan Jamieson from A J Jamieson, Fochabers
Extra Mile Award
This category is for the trainee who has “gone the extra mile” in their own progression, new product development, customer service which has had a positive impact on the business they work in. This category can be nominated by the employer, mentor or customers.
Joint Winners: Matthew Newlands and Alan Jamieson from A J Jamieson, Fochabers
Gwen Miller, Strachan Craft Butchers, Blantyre
Spencer Hughes, A D Paton, Largs