Nominations are now open for the 2018 awards.

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The 2018 Awards Evening will be held at west Midlands Safari Park in The tree Tops Pavilion on November 15th 2018.

The categories are:

Employer of the year – Four Awards are available:
i) Large companies (> 250 employees) – sponsored by Amada UK
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ii) Medium companies (> 50 employees) – sponsored by CP Foods UK Ltd

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iii) Small companies (< 50 employees)  – sponsored by Herefordshire & Worcestershire Chamber of Commerce

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iv) Newcomer employer


Apprentice of the Year – Three Awards are available:
i) Higher level – sponsored by University of Worcester

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ii) Advanced level – sponsored by Southco Manufacturing


iii) Intermediate level – sponsored by Vestia Community Trust



School of the Year – sponsored by Worcestershire Training Provider Association


Training Provider of the Year – sponsored by Sanctuary Group

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Ambassador of the Year – sponsored by West Midlands Apprenticeship Ambassador Network

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The two overall award categories are:

Worcestershire Apprentice of the Year – sponsored by Yamazaki Mazak UK Ltd

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Worcestershire Apprenticeship Employer of the Year – sponsored by Worcester Bosch



The closing date for nominations is 6th July 2018  Judging will take place in July with short-listed candidates being notified by the end of July 2018.


Please download the application forms below.

NOMINATION FORM – 2018 Ambassador of the Year

NOMINATION FORM – 2018 School of the Year

NOMINATION FORM – 2018 Training Provider of the Year

NOMINATION FORM – 2018 Employer of the Year

NOMINATION FORM – 2018 Apprentice of the Year


To submit your nomination, enquire about sponsorship opportunities, and book your table for the awards, email

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