Meet Our Amazing Team!

Carl Spruce

Director / Owner

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.

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Stephen Love

Managing Director Australasian Expansion

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.

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Joe Spruce

General Manager

As the General Manager of Outsource Institute (AUS), my role involves overseeing the overall operations of the organisation, ensuring compliance with regulatory requirements, and managing staff, resources, and finances.

Hayley Gorlitz-Wilson

Marketing Director / Trainer and Assessor

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.

Jackie Love

National Training and Development Manager

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.

Danielle Love

Office Manager

Organised and efficient, Danielle keeps our operations on track and our team productive. A vital asset in maintaining a smoothly running office environment.

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Neil Bennett

Engineering Trainer and Assessor

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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Chris Henderson

Engineering Trainer and Assessor

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.

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Sudarshan Caushik

Engineering Trainer and Assessor

Sudarshan holds a Master’s degree in Technology in Turbo-machines, a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering, and a Post Graduate Diploma in Management. He has extensive experience in technical analysis, equipment design, manufacturing, testing, teaching, and project engineering across various industries, including mineral processing, oil and gas, petrochemicals, coal washing, and power plants. At Outsource Institute, Sudarshan facilitates and assesses training in Fluid Power, as well as the Diploma and Advanced Diploma of Engineering.

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Rajendra Kumar (Raj)

Engineering Trainer and Assessor

Raj is a highly skilled Fitter and Turner with over 40 years of industry expertise in automotive workshops, crane companies, mine sites, manufacturing maintenance environments and marine turbo chargers. Specializing in grinding operations on manual and CNC machines, he excels in fine tolerances and quality assurance. Raj holds a Diploma of Engineering (Mechanical) and is dedicated to mentoring colleagues and young tradespeople. His precision, quality focus, and extensive experience make him a valuable asset to the Outsource Training Team.

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Stephanie Love

Project Officer

As the Project Officer, 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.

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Clint Manguhig

Engineering Trainer and Assessor

Meet Clint, our licensed architect with an impressive 15 years of experience in design and construction. When he’s not busy creating amazing structures, you can find him shooting hoops on the basketball court or strumming his guitar. Clint’s not just passionate about his craft; he’s all about making a real impact with his skills and knowledge here at Outsource Institute. He’s always ready to jump in and be part of the solution, bringing his expertise to the table.

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Rian Kelso

Training & Development Specialist

With over 15 years in training and plumbing, Rian Kelso brings extensive experience to her role as Training and Development Specialist. Starting as a training administrator and rising to director of an industry-owned college, Rian holds Diplomas in Business and Project Management, along with a Certificate IV in Training and Assessment. A certified life coach, Rian is dedicated to helping individuals achieve their personal and professional goals. Excited by the opportunity to broaden her skills in a new industry sector, Rian is committed to driving excellence at Outsource Institute

Kerry Parker-Ryan

Kerry Parker-Ryan

International Student Success Officer

Kerry, our dedicated International Student Success Officer (ISSO). With a focus on student support, employment guidance, and industry exposure, Kerry ensures international students thrive at Outsource Institute. Passionate and caring, they make a meaningful impact on students’ lives.

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Edward Bailey

Engineering Trainer and Assessor

Edward is our Head Trainer for our international mining engineering project, boasting over 40 years of trade experience across two continents. His extensive qualifications include Certificates in Training and Assessment, Engineering-Mechanical Trade, and Mechanical Engineering. Edward has excelled in roles ranging from supervisor and manager to Technical Product Specialist in Australia and Southeast Asia. His expertise spans diagnostics, repairs, welding, and more. Edward’s dedication to training and mentoring, combined with his deep industry knowledge, makes him a highly valued asset to our team.

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Indhiran Padayachee

Engineering / Automotive Trainer & Assessor

With a proven track record of providing high-quality education to mixed-ability classes, Indhiran has developed the ability to create programs for advanced learners and modified programs for those who require additional support. By utilizing technology in the classroom, he has successfully motivated and engaged students in their learning, leading to improved academic performance. Committed to providing a positive and inclusive learning environment, he offers constructive feedback and encouragement to all students, recognizing and addressing individual differences and socioeconomic backgrounds.

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Shane Michael

Engineering Trainer

Shane is a skilled professional with a strong background in engineering and welding. Having completed the Weld Australia Cert 10 Weld Supervisor program and pursuing a Bachelor of Engineering at Griffith University, he brings valuable expertise to the team. With experience as a Senior Workshop Boilermaker, Shane excels in fabrication, welding, and maintenance tasks. He holds certifications in welding supervision and pressure vessel inspection, showcasing his commitment to excellence.

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Craig Wilson

Engineering Trainer and Asessor- (Specialises in Fabrication and Mechanical)

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.

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Peter Marwood

Engineering Trainer and Assessor (Specialises in Hydraulics, Fluid)

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.

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Nykita-Rose Goss

Operations Administrator

Nykita-Rose brings RTO experience and a Certificate III in Business. She’s adept at ensuring seamless operations, managing documentation, and correspondence with precision. Beyond work, Nykita enjoys painting, gardening, and spending time with animals. Drawn to Outsource Institute’s inclusive culture and opportunities for career growth, she joined the team with enthusiasm. With dedication and a passion for excellence, Nykita is an integral part of the institute’s success.

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Tegan Schmuttermaier

Training and Compliance Coordinator

Tegan Schmuttermaier, Training and Compliance Coordinator, brings a diverse skill set to Outsource Institute. With a Certificate 4 in Business Administration and Design, she merges administrative proficiency with creative flair. Tegan’s hobbies encompass photography, particularly capturing sunsets and her elusive feline friend. As a graphic designer, she finds joy in creative pursuits and cherishes time spent with friends. Tegan’s decision to join Outsource Institute was driven by its commitment to excellence, integrity, and individual respect. She believes in the transformative power of education and is eager to contribute to the institute’s mission of providing high-quality training. Tegan is excited to be part of a professional team dedicated to creating a positive work environment and fostering student success.

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Kevin Hyslop

Training and Development Specialist (TDS)

Kevin Hyslop has joined our Sales Department as a Training and Development Specialist (TDS).  Kevin brings extensive experience from the Hydraulics Industry, notably with Cooper Fluid Systems where he served as Regional Manager for Southeast Queensland and Northern New South Wales. He led a multidisciplinary team, providing services to the Resources, Engineering, and Manufacturing industries. Kevin excels in developing B2B relationships and business strategies, making him a valuable addition to our team.

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Diane Love

Training and Development Support Officer

Diane brings extensive experience in retail management and customer service to her role as one of our dedicated Training and Development Officer in the Sales department. She is involved in handling web-to-leads, new course inquiries, and repeat clients for Outsource, contributing to our sales success. Her expertise in fostering strong relationships with external clients creates a collaborative environment essential for achieving our organisational goals.

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Priyadeshni (Priya) Pillay

Administrative Assistant in Operations

Priya is an experienced business strategist with over 12 years in the field. Recently relocating from South Africa to Australia, she brings a wealth of expertise to our team. Priya will assist with various operations tasks, and her extensive background and skills are sure to be a significant asset for our organisation.

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Georgie Lubberink

Administrative Assistant

Meet Georgie Lubberink, a bright and dynamic addition to our team. Currently pursuing a Bachelor of Information Technology and Bachelor of Science, majoring in Psychology at the University of Queensland, Georgie comes armed with a diverse skill set and a passion for innovation. With a focus on web development and proficiency in various programming languages, Georgie brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the table. Her expertise will be instrumental in elevating our Canvas E-Learning System Improvement project to new heights. In her role, Georgie will be responsible for enhancing user experience, adding and refining content, and exploring innovative integrations with Canvas plugins. Her dedication and attention to detail will ensure that our platform remains at the forefront of educational technology. We are thrilled to have Georgie on board and look forward to the valuable contributions she will make to our team and projects.

Our Values

Integrity

Integrity

We always strive to and encourage others to do the right thing by others, striving to assist others by providing honest feedback, inspiration and guidance. Our team always endeavours to lead by example with patience, understanding and an open mind.

Belonging

Belonging

Our mission is to bring together like-minded people to help work together and succeed, providing a safe, supportive environment where everyone feels like they belong.

Learning

Learning

Every day provides an opportunity to learn. We are passionate about carrying this belief into our teachings, helping our students live with the intent of lifelong learning.

Respect

Respect

At Outsource Institute (Aus), we value respect to the environment, respect to each other and respecting yourself.

Inclusivity

Inclusivity

Our guidance and inspiration is available to anyone with the willingness of the passion to learn.

Adaptability

Adaptability

We value flexibility to adapt to changes in the industry and our communities, providing the most relevant teachings to our clients.