Modern Apprenticeship Community Challenge
Now in its 15th year, the Ayrshire Modern Apprenticeship Community Challenge will be launched in February 2018. Companies across Ayrshire are invited to put forward individuals or a team of Modern Apprentices (1 or more) to come up with a project that will benefit the local community.
The Ayrshire Modern Apprenticeship Community Challenge 2018
The timeline for the Challenge this year will be as follows:
9th February 2018 - Launch of the Ayrshire Modern Apprenticeship Challenge
9th March 2018 - Registration deadline (NOW CLOSED)
31st August 2018 - Completion of challenge and deadline for portfolio submissions
September 2018 - Free Presentations Workshop offered to apprentices
October 2018 - Finale event (During Ayrshire Business Week)
The winners of the Modern Apprenticeship Community Challenge 2017 were:
- Best Overall Project: S & C Engineering
Designed an interactive memory bench for Dundonald Nursing Home.
- Developing the Young Workforce: East Ayrshire Council
Designed an outdoor classroom for Crosshouse Primary School.
- Most Innovative Idea: GE Caledonian Aviation
Created an online forum for young jobseekers.
- Best Presentation: UTC Aerospace Systems
Designed and created an outdoor classroom for Elderbank Primary School.