Dalkeith’s Michael Costello (21), an apprentice electrician with local employer Arthur McKay & Company Ltd, has been named best trainee at Edinburgh College.
He is pictured receiving his certificate from Anne Galbraith, CEO of Scottish Electrical Charitable Training Trust.
Apprentice Electrician of the year regional competitions are held in three areas around Scotland.
Each apprentice has been selected for their excellence over the last year of training both at the college and on site at work.
This year’s competition was held in June at Edinburgh College, Sighthill Campus.