Winners 2012

The IRTE Skills Challenge 2012 Awards were presented by Alastair Peoples, chief executive of VOSA at the awards ceremony which took place at the Heritage Motor Centre, Gaydon on 25 July 2012.

Congratulations to this year’s winners:

Top Scoring Mechanical Technician

Sponsored by Allison Transmission

Winner: Ian Challoner – Wilts & Dorset Bus Company Salisbury
Highly commended: Glenn Cooke – Arriva

Top Scoring Electrical Technician

Sponsored by Shell Lubricants

Winner: Colin Harris – Arriva
Highly commended: Luke Wood – Go-Ahead, London Central Bus Company Ltd

Top Scoring Bodywork Technician

Sponsored by Delphi

Winner: Charlie Devlin – Arriva
Highly commended: Simon Mockford – Go-Ahead, London General Transport Services Ltd

Electrical, Mechanical & Bodywork Combined Award

Sponsored by Knorr-Bremse

Winning team: Wilts & Dorset Bus Company Salisbury – Ian Challoner, Paul Read, Bill Tinsley
Highly commended: Go-Ahead London, Central Bus Company Ltd – Andy Onslow, Daniel Baker, Luke Wood

Mechanical & Electrical Award

Sponsored by Bridgestone

Winning pair: Translink – William Scott & Adam McGrath
Highly commended: Bluestar – Matthew Corps & Ben Crosswell

Top Scoring Mechanical Apprentice

Tom Hubbard – Arriva

Top Scoring Electrical Apprentice

Ross Moffatt – Arriva

Top Scoring Bodywork Apprentice

Wayne Stanton – Arriva

IRTE Award for Outstanding Achievement

Arriva (Technician team) – Glenn Cooke, Colin Harris, Charlie Devlin

Click below for the IRTE Skills Challenge Awards 2012 brochure

IRTE Skills Challenge 2012 - winners brochure [PDF - 5MB]

Proud sponsors

  • Alexander Dennis Logo
  • Allison Transmission Logo
  • BAE Systems Logo
  • Bridgestone Logo
  • Groeneveld Group Logo
  • Knorr-Bremse Logo
  • Shell FuelSave Diesel Logo
  • Teng Tools Logo

Proud partners

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  • S & B Logo
  • Transport Engineer Logo

Proud supporters

  • Driver Vehicle Licensing Agency
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