The apprenticeship has been a real turning point in my life
Matt was named Construction/Manufacturing Apprentice of the Year at the Lancashire Apprenticeship Awards 2022.
The first-year Carpentry and Joinery apprentice who works for Places for People was nominated for commitment to his role and also his attitude to learning.
Matthew said: “I’m really proud to have won the award, it was a fantastic evening, and it means a lot that my effort and work have been recognised.
“I always try to go above and beyond for customers, fitting kitchens on time and ensuring my work is clean and finished to a high standard.
“I would like to thank everyone at Places for People and Blackburn College who have been so supportive throughout my apprenticeship.
"I always fit the kitchens on time, ensure my work is clean, and finished to a high standard. I always try to go above and beyond for customers.
"The apprenticeship has been a real turning point in my life."