Apprentice plumbing and heating engineer, David Flowers, recently won the regional heat of the competition and will be joining six other finalists for the national awards ceremony on April 30.
David, 21 from Hunton, Bedale, works as a fourth year apprentice at HCS Mechanical and studies at Darlington College.
“I am really excited to have made it to the finals.
“I am looking forward to the awards ceremony and even if I don’t win, I am just pleased to have come this far.”
Richard Clarke, managing dDirector of HCS Mechanical said:
“We are so proud of David and we are looking forward to cracking open the champagne with him.
“He has worked hard over the last four years and we wish him all the best of luck in the final.”
The Awards will take place on April 20 and May 1, 2014.