Bath College Engineering Department held their annual End of Year Presentation Evening in celebration of the hard work and effort expended by the students over the course of the year.
The Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET), family and friends were invited and many were impressed to see not just the quantity of work produced, but the high standards set and achieved.
The event prizes were sponsored by the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) and Stephen Pearson (IET member) presented the awards, with Maurice Poole, another member, giving a short motivational speech.
Bath College Engineering Awards 2018/19
- Best Welding Level 1 Student – Ryan Gosman
- Best Welding Level 2 Student – Charlie Purchase
- Best Turning Student – Miles Tucker
- Best Milling Student – Greg Pawaczek
- Students with 100% attendance – Will Rabbitts, Kieran Cullen Hardwick & Oliver Clark
IET Engineering Awards
- Best Overall Student – Oliver Clark – £100 prize
- Best Level 1 student – Kieron Bradley – £75 Prize
- Best Level 2 student – Jae Crawford – £75 Prize
The IET Engineering Awards saw three winners collect their prize for the best student in each category.
Jae Crawford won the Best Level 2 student award which he was given £75 from the IET. Jae has also been offered an apprenticeship with Dyson which he hopes to start in September.
He says, “I’m looking forward to learning more about engineering and starting my career, it’s great I get to earn money at the same time.”
Oliver Clark won the Best Overall student award. He has completed Level 1 and 2 Engineering and is now looking at a wide variety of progression options, such as apprenticeships and further education. The course has provided him with an industry standard qualification and he now has skills in fitting, turning, milling, welding and CAD. Oliver says, “I now have a great portfolio of work which I’ll be able to show to potential employers and I’m looking forward to the next step of my engineering journey.”
Matt Driver, Mechanical Engineering lecturer said, “The standard of work this year has been excellent and the awards evening was the culmination of a very successful year at Bath College with over 90% successful in their qualification.
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