Elliott Grayling

2015
Finalist
Victoria

Elliott Grayling credits his father’s dedication to work as an electrician as the reason he chose to undertake an Australian School-based Apprenticeship in electrotechnology.Elliot was only 14 years old when he started his training. He believes his Australian School-based Apprenticeship has given him a great insight into the many fields offered by the energy sector.

Qualification: Certificate III in Electrotechnology Electrician
Employer: Grayling Electrical
Training provider: Sunraysia Institute of TAFE
School: Mildura Senior College

Elliott Grayling credits his father’s dedication to work as an electrician as the reason he chose to undertake an Australian School-based Apprenticeship in electrotechnology.Elliot was only 14 years old when he started his training. He believes his Australian School-based Apprenticeship has given him a great insight into the many fields offered by the energy sector.

Elliot’s on the job experience with his father’s business, Grayling Electrical has provided him with experience in domestic installation, to commercial buildings, high voltage power stations and the day to day running of a business.

About to complete his Victorian Certificate of Education, Elliot is excelling in school and in all of his trade learning modules. In fact, he recently achieved top marks in his electrical licensing exams. He hopes to complete his training next year and go on to study a double degree in electrical engineering and commerce with a view to opening and managing a successful engineering company. He hopes to one day become a leader in electrical technology and ideas for the energy industry.