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Congratulations to Patrick Shepherd
Ray Knaggs from NETA Training presenting Patrick Shepherd with his certificates
Congratulations to Patrick Shepherd who has recently achieved his Level 3 Diploma in Design & Draughting and Advanced Level Apprenticeship in Design & Draughting.Patrick has been following a Design Technician Apprenticeship Framework, working extensively with CAD packages such as AutoCAD and PDMS. As well as gaining background information and experience within each discipline KHI has to offer, which include; Process Engineering, Piping and Pressure Systems, Civil and Structural, Mechanical / Materials Handling, Electrical and Instrumentation and Control.In September 2015, Patrick will attend Teesside University for one day a week, and continue studying for a BEng Mechanical Engineering Degree. He will continue to gain 'on the job' experience.Andrew Harris, Process Engineering Manager for KHI and a mentor to all the apprentices within the company said "Congratulations to Patrick on successfully completing his apprenticeship. Patrick is developing his career within the mechanical department and continuing his studies in mechanical engineering will further strengthen his and knowledge and the company's capability in this area."Amanda McMahon Manager of Engineering commented on Patrick's achievement; "I am very pleased Patrick has completed his studies with flying colours. He already has a great reputation within KHI, as he is a team player and has excellent working knowledge of the company software. These communication and technical skills will be of benefit to the future of our business, by continuing to offer our clients qualified engineers within the multi-discipline services we have on offer."Ray Knaggs, from NETA Training presented Patrick his certificates at KHI's offices in Thornaby.NETA Training was established in 1975, as a charitable Group Training Association, offering quality training for engineering construction companies based in the Northern Region. Since its inception the company has gained recognition as one of the UK's largest vocational training providers and, through its pro-active policy and programme of continuous improvement, now offers a diverse range of services to many other occupational sectors outside of engineering.