Certificate III in Electrotechnology Electrician
Thomas Moulds completed his Certificate III in Electrotechnology Electrician this year. In addition to the qualification, he has also obtained multiple tickets through short courses such as Working at Heights, Working in Confined Spaces, First Aid, Advanced First Aid, LV Rescue, CPR, Test & Tag and an EWP Licence. “Due to his diligence and skill levels, Tom is on his way to becoming Electric NT’s main switchboard manufacturer and he is now teaching his skills to their other apprentices”. Tom says a trade can be rewarding, can offer a lifetime career and that there are many different vocational pathways for people to choose. He has also been playing soccer for 16 years and enjoys the teamwork skills he’s learned in sport and applying them to his work environment. In 2016, Thomas won the NT Master Builders Apprentice of the Year Award.
Thomas was recognised for his outstanding contribution to vocational education and training at the 2017 Australian Training Awards where he was a finalist for the Australian Apprentice of the Year Award after being named winner of this category at the Northern Territory Training Awards.