Nationwide Motorglass technician becomes a UK Master Fitter

December 04, 2012

Nationwide Motorglass technician Peter White scoops the top accolade of UK Master Fitter for Best Door Glass Replacement.

The annual event, part of the World Skills UK exhibition held at the Birmingham NEC in November, showcases and promotes all areas of UK Industry with the emphasis on apprentices, highlighting the best of the best from hair dressing to horticulture to Repairing Vehicles. The preliminary round was held early this year when Peter was a technician working for AA Windscreen, Peter then joined Motorglass where he represented Nationwide in the finals.

Held over two days, the UK Master Fitter Finals tests the talents of all six category finalists with Peter triumphant in the Best Door Glass Replacement category, an achievement that everyone at Motorglass is incredibly proud of, as Managing Director of Network Services, Steve Thompson explains, “To succeed in a competition such as the UK Master Fitter takes enormous skill and application. Repairing and replacing a windscreen, a side and a rear window in a specific timeframe while under the watchful eye of the UK Master Fitter judges is incredibly challenging, as it ought to be, which makes Peter’s achievement even more impressive. The entire team at Motorglass are very proud of what Peter has achieved and are honoured to have him as part of the team. Peter’s success will inspire our other technicians to put their skills to the test and to push themselves even further in the pursuit of excellence.”