Our Trainers

We have a team of expert auditor trainers who are all practicing auditors in the fields of Quality, Environmental, OH&S, Food Safety, Information Security, Business Continuity, and Integrated Management Systems certification. Our trainers bring extensive industry experience and engaging delivery, making our courses relevant and practical with real-world auditing experiences.


Tom BarhamTom Barham

Tom is the Director of the Training Academy and is responsible for the continual improvement of all our training courses and for assessing students for RPL. He has conducted internal Quality, OH&S, and Environmental audits for a wide range of organisations in the insurance, human services, and health sectors.

Tom delivers Exemplar Global-certified public and in-house Lead Auditor courses in Quality, OH&S, and Environmental management systems, Business Continuity and Risk Management Fundamentals throughout Australia and New Zealand. 

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Pat HoriganPat Horigan

Pat is a fitter and turner by trade, has a Masters Degree in education, and has significant experience auditing organisations across a range of industries including high rise construction, manufacturing, government, and utilities. He has particular expertise in modern and effective process-based management systems.

Pat presents management systems Lead Auditor training in Quality, OH&S, Environmental, and Integrated Management Systems for the Training Academy. 

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Claire BinghamClaire Bingham

Claire has over 25 years’ experience in OH&S, Environmental, and Quality Lead Auditing in Australia and the UK. She has audited across a diverse range of industries including oil and gas, mining, manufacturing, construction, government, and water. 

Claire presents public and in-house Integrated Management Systems Lead Auditor training courses across Australia for the Training Academy.

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Martin TolarMartin Tolar

Martin is an OH&S, Environmental, and Quality Lead Auditor with over 15 years’ experience in compliance, risk, anti-bribery, ethics, and corporate governance. He is the chair of the ISO committee responsible for the creation of ISO 37301 compliance management systems, and he is the head of the Australian delegation to the ISO committee that created ISO 37001 anti-bribery management systems.

Martin brings his experience across the financial services, pharmaceuticals, wholesale and retail, and construction industries when delivering Integrated Management Systems Lead Auditor training for the Academy. 

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Jessica Sears

Jessica is a Cyber Security Culture and Awareness and Resilience Senior Manager with PwC’s Cyber Security and Digital Trust team. She has experience in Business Continuity Management Program development and maintenance and Cyber Security Awareness Program development, management and delivery. 

Jessica delivers public Business Continuity training for the Training Academy.

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John Smale 

John is a former State Government Senior Environmental Health Officer and has conducted Quality, OH&S, Environment, and Food Safety internal and second-party audits for small, medium, and large organisations. He has significant regulatory, enforcement, and compliance experience across the public health, hospitality, infrastructure, construction and defence industries. 

John delivers Exemplar Global-certified Integrated Management Systems Lead Auditor public and in-house training courses for the Training Academy.

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Prashani Jayasooriya 

Prashani has over 20 years’ auditing experience in Australia and Sri Lanka. She is a Lead Auditor in Quality, OH&S, Environmental, Food Safety, and Ethical standards and has audited a wide range of organisations from large multinational FMCG companies to local family-owned small businesses.

Prashani is the Academy’s Food Safety Management Systems Lead Auditor and HACCP training specialist.

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Micheal Martin 

Micheal has significant experience in OH&S, risk, and compliance, having held management positions with large Australian corporations. He is also a former Army officer and has held executive and non-executive positions on various boards across Australia.

Micheal brings over 20 years’ experience in implementing and auditing Quality, Environment, and OH&S management systems to the Academy’s public and in-house in Quality, OH&S, and Environment training. 

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Casey Tredinnick 

Casey is a certification and compliance specialist with over 15 years’ experience in Quality, OH&S, and Environmental Lead Auditing. He has worked for some of Australia’s largest certification and accreditation bodies and has significant experience working in the health and human services sectors. 

Casey delivers Exemplar Global-certified Integrated Management Systems Lead Auditor and Information Security Management Systems Lead Auditor public and in-house training courses for the Training Academy.

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