Two apprentices hired at Moorgreen business

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TWO former students from Aldercar Community Language College in Langley Mill are celebrating their success as apprentices.

Luke Cottrell and Tom Syson are the first two apprentices to complete an advanced training programme at an in-house training academy run by Moorgreen-based structural steelwork company Caunton Engineering.

The pair attained a Level Three in engineering and welding by training at Caunton and attending Aldercar College during the day.

Spokeswoman Jackie Swinn said: “This is the culmination of the national Advanced Apprenticeship Programme.

“These two young men are the first to have achieved this through training in Caunton’s fully accredited academy.

“They should be very proud of their hard work and achievement.

“Luke has now joined the blue line full time and Tom is with the red line.”

The academy was founded in 2004.

The company is presently working on an 800,000sqft warehouse in Swindon for B&Q.