Inspiration Award: Disability Achievement Award Recipients

This award category is presented to an apprentice/trainee with disability who has shown outstanding performance and attitude.

To nominate an outstanding apprentice or trainee for this award, please use this nomination form.

2021 – Massimo Zurzolo – WPC Group

Massimo has a passion for cars, enjoys problem-solving and working with his hands.  He chose a school-based automotive apprenticeship and hasn’t looked back.  Massimo is deaf and wears Cochlear implants which allows him to hear and communicate.  A workshop environment can be difficult because of background noises, but his trainers understand this and help him to overcome these challenges.  He is currently learning Auslan which allows him to communicate with deaf customers at work. Read more.