Kōrero: Apprenticeships and trade training

Forestry modern apprentice

Forestry modern apprentice

The country’s top modern apprentice in forest harvesting for 2006 was Otago-based Kevin Marsh. His boss, Dave Paul, said Kevin was constantly trying to improve his knowledge and training. When he couldn’t work outdoors because of a broken leg, Kevin spent his time on the theoretical and paperwork parts of his course.

Using this item

Otago Daily Times
Reference: 9 June 2006, p. 20
Photograph by Peter McIntosh

Permission of the Otago Daily Times must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

All images & media in this story

Me pēnei te tohu i te whārangi:

Jeremy Baker, 'Apprenticeships and trade training - Apprentices become trainees', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/23788/forestry-modern-apprentice (accessed 21 May 2019)

Story by Jeremy Baker, published 11 Mar 2010