The Automotive Mechanic: Sevag’s Story

Having completed a Diploma in Engineering Technology, Sevag Parseghian followed his passion for the automotive trade, starting his Australian Apprenticeship in Automotive Mechanical Technology Light Vehicle at TAFE.

Sevag’s enthusiasm lead him to be selected as the only Australian Apprentice for the pit crew for Mercedes-Benz’s AMG Drive Experience Program. As well as numerous other achievements, he was awarded the 2010 WPC Group Apprentice of the Year and the 2011 Snap-on Tools Apprentice of the Year.

Sevag is passionate about promoting Australian Apprenticeships as an Australian Apprenticeships Ambassador. He wishes to continue to expand his knowledge to further his career, either by managing a Mercedes workshop or his own.

Sevag was the winner of the 2012 Victorian Apprentice of the Year Award and was the runner up of the Australian Apprentice of the Year Award the same year at the Australian Training Awards.