Apprentice of the Year

Congratulations Hugo Kregar

2023 South Australian Training Awards Apprentice of the Year

Certificate III in Carpentry
Training Provider: Adelaide Training & Employment Centre
Group Training Organisation: Maxima Training Group (Australia) Ltd
Host Employer: Michael Kregar Building Pty Ltd

Hugo gained a wealth of knowledge and personal development through his apprenticeship in carpentry, completing Certificate III in Carpentry through Maxima Training Group and employer, Michael Kregar Building in Berri.

Beyond technical carpentry skills, Hugo is passionate about on-site mental health and was proud to organise training in partnership with 'Mates in Construction', for more than 40 trade professionals and sub-contractors from his organisation.

He also takes an active role in encouraging local young people to undertake apprenticeships in the industry.

Over the past two years, Hugo has been studying a Bachelor of Construction Management while completing his apprenticeship.

About the Apprentice of the Year award

This award is presented to an individual who is undertaking an apprenticeship and has been outstanding in all aspects of their training.

The 2023 Apprentice of the Year category is proudly sponsored by MEGT.