Technician of the year
Each year, the Institute makes two awards for the Technician of the Year (TOY). The awards are open to all those currently studying materials or minerals technology or related subjects and those who have completed such courses within the last two years. There is no age barrier.
Category A is for individuals studying or have qualified within two years of nomination, a course that leads to the awards of a qualification at either Level 2 or Level 3 on the National Qualification Framework or equivalent. The 2016 winner is Emma Prusek from Staffordshire University.
Category B is for candidates who are studying, or have qualified within two years of nomination, a course that leads to the award of a qualification at either Level 4 or Level 5 on the National Qualification Framewoirk. The 2016 winner is Richard James from Sheffield Hallam University.
For more information contact Anita Horton on +44 (0)1476 513 886.