Neil Harris was awarded Apprentice of the Year at the Northern Regional College Student Awards.
Neil received his award from Vincent Taggart, Vice Principal of Teaching and Learning at Northern Regional College.
Neil who attends the College’s Ballymena campus, commenced his apprenticeship in September 2018 and recently completed Level 2 of the programme.
Neil is now undertaking an apprenticeship with Dean Samuel’s Barbers in Newtownabbey.
Sean McAleese, Training Manager at Northern Regional College, said: “Neil has an innate ability and a gift for barbering and is passionate about customer service and creativity. His interaction, his cutting ability and customer service skills are highly regarded by his employer.”