- College: Derby College, Broomfield Hall Campus, Derbyshire
- RFS Division: North West Midlands Division
- Name: Douglas Porter
- Course: Level 2 Diploma in Foretry & Arboriculture
Pictured: Mark Ekin (course lecturer) and Douglas Porter
What the lecturer said: Douglas has been an exceptional student all year. His attitude and positive willingness to learn are exemplary. He has gone above and beyond and tried hard with everything he has done, and is a distinction student and deserved winner.
What the college said: An excellent initiative to encourage the foresters and arboriculturists of the future.