Daniel is employed Kingborough Glazing, Huntingfield, and studied at TasTAFE. He grew up in the glass and glazing industry due to his family owing a glazing business. He was naturally attracted to the architectural use of glass and the diversity of the industry offering so many opportunities for the use of different skills. In his studies, Daniel showed a natural ability to grasp new ideas quickly and to be highly productive while keeping safety at the forefront. He has also completed other studies, including courses on AS 1288 and AS 2047. Most recently he completed AGWA’s Intermediate Fenestration course and became a Foundation Glazier with AGWA. Daniel always produces high quality work and has received excellent feedback from customers. He displays leadership skills and has the ability to express his ideas and offer alternative solutions. His employers see him becoming an important presence in the glass and glazing industry.
Congratulations to Daniel Gofton, joint AGWA 2021 Tasmania Apprentice of the Year.