The foundation of our team is built on individuals who are exceptional and passionate in their field. Many of our team members have been teachers who have taught Binnacle Training programs at their schools or past Binnacle Training students. We collaborate our knowledge to build usable, agile programs for our teachers and students.
Chief Executive Officer
Founder of Binnacle Training, Aaron is passionate about making teachers lives easier through innovation and collaboration.
Chief Operating Officer
The Queen of checks and balances, Mel is our go-to guru for quality control, compliance, and all things finance.
Our Program Managers are teachers who have delivered the Binnacle Program. They have both industry and VET experience, making them perfect to provide program support and advice to our partner schools.
Aaron was a teacher and Binnacle Deliverer for 15 years before joining the Binnacle team. With a Masters Degree in Sports Coaching, he brings leadership and a high performance skillset to the Program Management team.
Andrew was a teacher and Binnacle Deliverer for 6 years before joining the Binnacle team. His passion for what he does is instrumental to his success in supporting teachers and students with the delivery of our programs.
Partner Schools Performance Manager
Nikki has spent the last 7 years pioneering the VET program at her school. She delivered Binnacle Training’s Cert III Business for 5 years along with other Certificate Qualifications. She’s extremely passionate about VET in schools programs as an option for senior students.
Our team of program developers are industry and educational experts, in charge of building and creating the resources specifically designed for our teachers. Our team works hard to carefully curate and help teachers do what they do best – TEACH.
Program Development Specialist
Brent is our longest-serving staff member and knows Binnacle! He is the go-to guy for Sport, Fitness and First Aid program development.
Program Compliance Specialist
A former teacher and Binnacle Deliverer, Jon is responsible for the quality assurance and compliance of Binnacle’s programs.
Program Development Specialist
Crystal is our quintessential team player. With a passion for assessment creation, she ensures our programs remain first-class and current.
Resource Development & Industry Engagement
Managing his own fitness business, Shaun is passionate about creating cutting-edge and engaging programs for our teachers and students.
Kerrie has 8 years of training experience that she draws on to develop the business resources and review the assesments for the Binnacle Business team.
Business owner & industry insider Andrew validates all the Binnacle course content with industry professionals across our program areas of Business, Sport, Fitness and Recreation and Tourism.
Always smiling Darjan works alongside Jon to check our programs for quality assurance and compliance. His keen eye for details keeps us all on our toes.
Quality Assurance Officer
With a sharp eye for specifics, Daisy works alongside Darjan to perfect the finer details throughout each course, working across SFR, Business and Tourism.
This is the team that keeps Binnacle ticking! Our team of support staff are there to keep everything in check and we love them for it.
It’s fair to say Justine is the heart and soul of Binnacle! She is the go-to boss of the support team and makes the entire office tick.
A key part of our support team, Tori is responsible for reporting, Blue Cards, VCU Evidence and VETiS administration.
A long-serving team member, Amy is responsible for helping teachers with reporting, invoicing, and VETiS administration.
Tahnee is a key player in our support of teachers with First Aid reporting and invoicing.
Our newest team member Kira. She is learning all the Administration ropes to make sure our team keeps running smoothly.