TAMWORTH’S Sandi Brown has been awarded Vocational Student of the Year in the 2014 New England Regional Training Awards.
Ms Brown is employed at Tamworth TAFE and recently completed a diploma of work health and safety, which has equipped her to provide accurate advice amid continually changing workplace health and safety demands.
She has built a rapport with staff across the region, especially those who have disabilities or those from diverse backgrounds.
She routinely audits workplaces for safety and is committed to providing support to managers and staff to manage occupational risks and protect the wellbeing of employees.
Her colleagues have described her as a resourceful team player who is trusted by her clients.
Ms Brown was recognised for her efforts, along with other training awards recipients, in front of 400 people in Tamworth on June 20.