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Our Higher Apprentice receives her Duke of York Technical Award

13 October 2016

jess and gemma duke of york 2Bri-Stor are delighted to announce their Higher Apprentice Jess Thomson (left) has received her Duke of York Technical Award.

Set up by the Baker Daring Educational Trust, the Duke of York award aims to recognise the achievements of young people in technical education in UTC collages across England. The Gold award is based on level 3 qualifications and also recognises the completion of work experience placements. It is looking to seek out skills within individuals, such as leadership, communication and problem solving.

Where was the award ceremony?

St James Palace London, the award was presented by Prince Andrew who believes it is important to recognise early stages of engineering success.

The Duke of York Award for Technical Education acknowledges the success of young people choosing technical education and encourages wider support from parents, businesses and other stakeholders.

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