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The Duke of York Award for Technical Education 2019 Award Ceremony

Posted On: 17 Sep 2019   |   Posted By: The Duke of York

The Duke of York Award for Technical Education recognises excellence in technical education and the success of young people choosing technical education and excelling at University Technical Colleges .
125 of those who have achieved the Award over the last year received their certificate from The Duke of York at St James's Palace. Each recipient has completed qualifications, work experience placements and developed wider-competencies required in the workplace such as communication skills and problem-solving.
His Royal Highness also gave a speech congratulating the students on their achievements and their decision to study at a UTC: “You are the chosen few who have not only decided to make the brave decision to go the UTC, but you have gained most from doing so. Now go and make a difference in the workplace. None of what you have learnt, none of what you have experienced is any less than anybody else. In fact, it's a whole lot more.”
“Lord Baker was incredibly enlightened to come up with the UTC...

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