Michael is Keeping it Cool

Michael is Keeping it Cool

Success Story Michael is Keeping it Cool When it comes to climate control, Past Competitor Michael Ridenton is cool as a cucumber. It was in 1988, when he was a 20-year-old refrigeration and air conditioning apprentice at Cooke Industries, that Michael was shoulder...
Chef William Takes on the World

Chef William Takes on the World

Success Story Chef William Takes on the World Meet William Mordido, a young Kiwi chef who has come a long way since first competing in a WorldSkills competition. He was in this second year of apprenticeship at Sky City when he competed – and consequently won – the...
Carey’s Sparky Way to Success

Carey’s Sparky Way to Success

Success Story Carey’s Sparky Way to Success “World skills was a great experience. I worked hard (mostly), learnt a lot, and met great people.” It was in 2001 when Carey Thomassen joined the MB Electrical team as an electrical apprentice, which led to him to part-time...