Mr Carter is the course co-ordinator of wool classing at the CY O’Connor Institute and teaches the course at all the institute’s campuses, including Northam.
He won the award from a strong field of nominees last Friday night at the Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre.
Mr Carter said he was ‘over the moon’ to have won the prestigious award.
‘I felt humbled but also privileged. It was a consolidation and recognition of everyone at the institute ‘