The 2014 WorldSkills Australia National Refrigeration Competition will be held in conjunction with the Air Conditioning, Refrigeration and Building Services (ARBS) Trade Exhibition at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre from May 20-22.
Following a series of regional competitions throughout 2013, a total of 10 technicians have won the opportunity to advance to this month’s WorldSkills event at ARBS.
In addition to battling it out for the gold medal, they will also be vying for a coveted position to represent the country in the 2015 Team Australia Skillaroos.
The Skillaroos will be heading to Brazil to compete in the 43rd WorldSkills International Competition in Sao Paolo from August 11 to 16, 2015.
RACCA Australia wishes the 2014 WorldSkills Australia National Refrigeration Competitors the best of luck for the National Competition:
>Adrian Quan, Northern Territory, NT – Charles Darwin University
>Beau Kupris, Sydney West, NSW – TAFE NSW South Western Sydney Institute
>Jay Riddett, Hunter, NSW – TAFE NSW Hunter Institute
>Jordan Wallworth, Melbourne, VIC – Box Hill Institute
>Mark Young, Tasmania, TAS – TasTAFE
>Michael Arena, Canberra, ACT – Canberra Institute of Technology
>Michael Snook, Perth South, WA – Polytechnic West
>Michael Touloumdjian, Adelaide, SA – TAFE SA
>Nathan Stephens, Brisbane, QLD – SkillsTech Australia
>William Stewart, Perth North, WA – Polytechnic West
Introducing the 2014 WorldSkills Australia National Refrigeration judges:
>Chris MacDonald, Chief Judge, Sydney – NSW
>Brian Mobbs, Judge, Sydney West – NSW
>Carl Balke, Judge, Brisbane – QLD
>Keith Glenn, Judge, Perth South – WA
>Liam Janetzki, Judge and 2011 Skillaroo, Southern QLD – QLD
>Mitchell Barron, Judge and 2013 Skillaroo, Sydney West – NSW