Presentation of this year’s Yorkshire Training Awards took place during the annual ball organised by the Yorkshire Region of the Building & Engineering Services Association (B&ES) at the Cedar Court Hotel in Bradford.
The Yorkshire Training Awards represent a joint initiative involving B&ES and its managing agency subsidiary Building Engineering Services Training (BEST),and were sponsored by manufacturer Pegler Yorkshire.
The presentations were made by B&ES president Bruce Bisset.
The awards went to eight employees of seven companies – all of which are active in Yorkshire – as follows:
Heating and Ventilation Craftsman Award: Elliot Blakely, T Clarke, Leeds.
Heating and Ventilation Craftsman Merit Award: James Moore, Shepherd Engineering Services, York.
Heating and Ventilation Installer Award: Kieran Simon, Mitton Mechanical Services, Bradford.
Service and Maintenance Level 2 Award: Sam Cunnington, Walter Miles Building Services, Leicester.
Electrical Level 3 Award: Paul Walton, Shepherd Engineering Services, York.
Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Level 2 Award: George Walker, ICS Services, West Wickham, Kent.
Building Services Technician Award: Joshua Eason, Interserve Engineering Services, West Bromwich.
Building Services Incorporated Engineer Award: Graham Walters, N G Bailey, Ilkley.
Mr Bisset took the opportunity to congratulate B&ES members in Yorkshire for their: “unwavering commitment to education and training, in spite of the tough times we have all had to cope with in recent years.”