Taylor Warner from Narrogin Senior High School took out first place, winning an apprenticeship scholarship to the value of $3,000 of Training College fees and an additional cash prize.
Winning cash prizes the four runners up were:
- 2nd Place – Lara Kirby, Swan Christian College
- 3rd Place – Melissa Gleeson, Ellenbrook Secondary College
- 4th Place – Alana Yeates, Northam Senior High School
- 5th Place – Tayla Stevens, Warwick Senior High School
Iain McDougall, General Manager, Hospitality Group Training said “HGT received a large number of applications from students throughout Perth and Regional areas and those selected as finalists should be proud of their efforts. The applications received were of an outstanding standard”.
“HGT recognises that today’s apprentices and trainees are the hospitality industry’s most valuable resource. HGT continues to provide high quality workplace training, apprenticeships and traineeships to the industry, and demonstrates a firm commitment to the future of the industry by ensuring our state has a fertile breeding ground for a future skills base. 2014 has been yet another challenging year for the hospitality industry and it is pleasing to see the continued success of HGT and its apprentices and trainees.”
Hospitality Group Training employs over 120 apprentices and trainees currently working in hospitality venues throughout Perth and regional Western Australia.