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The team that makes it all happen.
Outsource Institute (AUS) is an Australian engineering training provider – our training room, is your workplace. Having partnered with industry for over 20 years, we are at the forefront of what skills and knowledge is needed, and we make it our business to deliver it both directly and through industry partnerships with Weld Australia, Custom FluidPower & SMC Corporation (Australia) Pty Ltd. These established industry partnerships offer a complete solution to all your needs in:
Our customised engineering advanced trade qualifications are aimed at upskilling workforces and individuals to enable them to be formally recognised within their chosen industry, nationally or globally.
My role as Director of Outsource Institute requires me to assist my executive leadership team (ELT) develop strategic plans and manage the supporting financial demands to ensure the strategic plans are achieved.
My role as the Managing Director, in charge of the Australasian Expansion for the RTO is to increase management's effectiveness by recruiting, selecting, training, coaching, counselling, and disciplining managers; communicating values, strategies, and objectives; assigning accountabilities; planning, monitoring, and appraising job results; developing incentives; developing a climate for offering information and opinions; providing educational opportunities.
My role as the Marketing Director is translate the strategic vision of Outsource Institute into marketing strategies. Strategies are formulated for both our domestic and international divisions and include a focus on brand building, creative communications, digital marketing, social media and event management. In collaboration with the marketing team I deliver measurable results, fresh ideas and customer-centric solutions.
I am responsible for coordinating all financial activities for Outsource Institute & OIT Personnel. I supervise the Administrative staff to ensure maximum productivity. I am responsible for managing Human Resources (HR) functions, which involves overseeing onboarding & offboarding, providing support to all staff, whilst working together with the Executive Leadership Team (ELT).
As the National Training and Development Manager, I am both business and customer oriented, I have a strong focus on client learning outcomes and the growth of the RTO. I ensure my sales team is up to date with ever-changing technology and industry developments and that we analyse and approach each company and client on an individual basis to meet their personal and career advancement needs. Within my role I account manage our Industry Partners, Custom Fluidpower, SMC Corporation and Weld Australia on a national capacity and work closely with new and existing clients to conduct company evaluations and assist with their overall succession plan.
My role as the Compliance and Training Coordinator is to coordinate the training visits between trainers, apprentices, and their employers. I also manage the compliance team, including auditing of student assessments & student files for completion.
Mel has 20 years of Education, Training & Business industry experience involving leadership, training & development, quality & compliance, human resource management, knowledge management expertise, marketing & sales in domestic & International markets at various managerial levels. Mel has worked with industry stakeholders, peak body associations, state & federal regulating bodies across Australia and New Zealand.
Qualified Trainer and Assessor with over 21 years’ experience in the engineering industry and over 12 years’ experience as a trainer in 3 different RTO’s. I look after the training and assessment of students and apprentices as well as facilitating the Custom Fluid Power Hydraulics classes.
Qualified Trainer and Assessor with over 40 years’ experience in the engineering industry. My role involves the training and assessment of technical and mechanical engineering students, welding and boilermaking students and the facilitation of CRICOS classes.
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I have always enjoyed working within in the education/ training industry. I believe we are never too old to learn, training and knowledge is so powerful that it may change someone’s life within seconds. No position is unimportant within any organisation. Administrative work may sound boring and unimportant, but it’s the details that matter and keeps it in place. I’m a problem solver and love it when everything is organised and in place.
Qualified Trainer and Assessor with over 40 years of experience in the engineering industry. I look after the training and assessment of apprentices, specialising in Welding and Fabrication.
Qualified Mechanical Fitter 30 Yrs Experience, Trained Permit/Isolations Officer 19 Yrs Oil & Gas Field Experience Commissioned QGC Pipeline from Chinchilla to Curtis Island Training Experience, Designed/Delivered Hydro/Pneumatic Course to the Mining Industry
After more than a decade as a boilermaker, I found myself spending more time managing projects and liaising with clients than I did on the tools, and decided to make the transition from tradie to business development. I have always enjoyed mentoring staff and helping match skill sets to projects, so moving to a training and development role was a natural fit. I pride myself on being professional but approachable and working with clients to find the best development pathway to build their skills and meet their goals.
I have extensive experience in both trade and sales roles and enjoy sharing my knowledge and experience to assist our clients achieve their desired results. As a Training and Development Specialist, I work with companies and individuals to go through the training options to deliver the best outcomes for all parties. I have a strong focus on learning and development within the metal fabrication and welding industries assisting with developing pathways to improve the individual, the company and the industry as a whole. I have strong allegiances to local industry groups and enjoy promoting Australian manufacturing.
I am a Trainer/ Assessor with a dual background as a Researcher and Engineer. I hold a Doctor of Philosophy in Applied Science (PhD (Appl. Science) and a Bachelors of Engineering (Dipl.-Ing.(FH)) which I attained in Germany, along with a combined 20+ years research and industry experience gained in both Australia and Europe. As a Trained Engineer and Applied Physicist, I have undertaken roles both in consulting and adult education, I look forward to imparting my academic and industry knowledge as a part of my role in facilitating and assessing Outsource Institute's Advanced Diploma of Engineering program.
I hold a Master’s degree in Technology in Turbo-machines with major subjects as Advanced Fluid Mechanics, Thermodynamics and gas dynamics, pumps and turbines design among other subjects. I also have a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering, and a Post Graduate Diploma in Management. I have extensive experience in technical analysis of problems, theory and application, equipment design, manufacture and testing, teaching, training and mentoring, project engineering in areas of mineral processing, oil and gas, petrochemicals, coal washing and preparation, power plants and various other industries. At Outsource Institute I am currently facilitating & assessing training in Fluid Power along with the Diploma & Advanced Diploma of Engineering.
As the Student Advisor, I am responsible for ensuring all tasks and responsibilities are carried out efficiently and effectively within the Operations and Compliance Team. As part of my role, I ensure compliance is met in all Outsource Institute’s student documentation, training resources and materials. I coordinate the ordering and management of all training resources as well as the tracking of all incoming and outgoing assessments and correspondence. As an integral part of the Operations & Compliance Team I am responsible for the training of new office administrators, student management and customer service, including, administering online and student portal access to the Learning Management System (LMS) and managing all staff travel requirements with Flight Centre Business Travel. I am also responsible for coordinating the local and interstate training schedule for Hydraulics and Pneumatics training at our partners Custom Fluidpower and SMC Corporation.