The IET Apprentice and Technician of the Year provide an opportunity for the best and brightest apprentices and technicians to be celebrated for their contribution to engineering and technology by one of the world’s most esteemed industry bodies.
Prizes are awarded in three categories which include the IET Apprentice of the Year, for an individual in at least the second year of an IET Approved Apprenticeship scheme, the IET Technician of the Year which recognises registered professional technicians from the engineering, technology or education support sectors around the world and the IET Armed Forces Technician of the Year, for current serving members of the UK Armed Forces who have demonstrated exceptional commitment to engineering or technology through their technical or professional development.
Winners are judged on their engineering and technical ability, their knowledge and understanding and their efforts in promoting engineering, whether in schools, through volunteer work or as role models.

if you would like to make a nomination, go to by Friday 26 May 2017. The award winners will be announced at the IET Achievement Awards Ceremony in London on 15 November 2017.