Forysthes Training July 2021 Update


  • New Cert IV in Surface Coal Mining (OCE)
  • Did You Know? Free TAE Support
  • Meet The Team: Thomas Pulleine, Mental Health First Aid Trainer
  • Contact Centre Training Program Feedback
  • Hunter & Central Coast Training Award Winners
  • In the news – new enrolment system
  • NSW Smart and Skilled Partially Funded Qualifications and the latest training and development courses from Forsythes Training

NEW RII40220 Certificate IV In Surface Coal Mining

Forsythes Training is now offering the nationally recognised, RII40220 Certificate IV in Surface Coal Mining (Open Cut Examiner). This is a mandatory qualification for people who don’t have an Australian University Bachelor of Mining Engineering but want to be an Open Cut Examiner (OCE) at a surface coal mine. Gain skills to manage a broad range of, day-to-day, operational mining activities as well as handle in-depth issues and mining related problems.

Our OCE trainer and experienced Mine Manager, Jeff Hanlon, is delivering the course in Singleton or can deliver the course at your mine site.

The new qualification complements our face-to-face group mentoring service for staff undertaking NSW Open Cut Examiners (OCE) written or oral examinations.

Did You Know? Free TAE Support

When you undertake TAE40116 Certificate IV Training and Assessment qualifications with Forsythes Training, you receive training from TAE experts with the latest qualifications and loads of industry experience.

Plus, you can access FREE additional support including:
• Weekday phone support
• Student Support Days with a TAE trainer/assessor via virtual classroom (ZOOM), phone, or email – including weekends.
• 24/7 online student portal – for the latest resources, course materials and trainer presentations.
See our student support options here: One-On-One TAE Student Support Days – Forsythes Training.

You can train your way with Forsythes Training. We offer courses face-to-face in Sydney and Newcastle or via virtual classroom (ZOOM), on weekdays and weekends. Just some of the reasons why Forsythes Training is the leader in TAE40116 training.

Meet the Team – Thomas Pulleine

Tom is a Mental Health First Aid Trainer whilst also a trainer and assessor for our Mental Health, Leadership and Management, Community Services, Risk Assessment and WHS accredited courses and other training programs.

He brings industry experience to the classroom from a career working in managing security services which has included developing risk management plans and conducting risk assessments. He has also worked in veterans housing and business development following a 17-year career with the Australian Army.

Contact Centre Training Feedback

Forsythes Training using Zoom during Covid-19

We love getting feedback and were thrilled to see these comments from Hunter Water Contact Centre Team Leader, Kel Dunning, on LinkedIn.

“Thank you Forsythes Training for customising a quality program based on our needs and requirements. We should be engaging in employee growth and potential learning opportunities from the moment an individual is hired. This will greatly impact future employee performance and dedication.”

Read more about our courses in customer service and customer engagement. Or let Forsythes Training customise a training program to meet your business needs.

2021 Hunter and Central Coast Training Awards

Congratulations to Matia Bowen for taking out the Forsythes Training sponsored Trainee of the Year Award at last months NSW Training Awards – Hunter Central Coast. Matia is studying a Certificate III in Administration Health.

Well done to all the finalists and winners. The winners will progress to the NSW Training Awards to be held in Sydney on September 24.

In The News

Workplace Mental Health

Forsythes Training has been a platinum sponsor of the awards for almost 15 years.

Business publication, Hunter Headline, covered the story of how we partnered with digital transformation specialists, Cypher IQ Digital, to better support course participants with a new digital automated enrolment process. The project is part of our ongoing work to deliver the best possible customer experience – in and out of the training room.

Read the article here.

NSW Smart and Skilled qualifications & our latest training and development courses

Forsythes Training is an approved NSW Smart and Skilled provider offering NSW employers and individuals the opportunity to gain a qualification at a reduced price. Smart and Skilled training is subsidised by the NSW Government.

Some of our 2021 popular qualifications

TAE40116 Certificate IV in Training and Assessment 

TAE40116 Certificate IV in Training and Assessment Virtual classroom Weekdays July and August programs

TAE40116 Certificate IV TAE40116 Upgrade – Newcastle – July and August programs

BSB 50820 Diploma of Project Management 2021

BSB 50420 Diploma Leadership and Management 2021

BSB 40520 Cert IV in Leadership and Management 2021

BSBWHS41419 Certificate IV Work Health & Safety 2021


Click here to see complete list of all our public scheduled short courses for 2021. We can offer dedicated events across NSW. Some popular programs are listed below.

Questions or more information on Forsythes Training courses?

If you have any questions about current or future training, or wish to talk to a trainer and assessor, please call (02) 4922 0122 or use our contact form. We are here to help.

Now is the time to get qualified.

Discover our areas of learning.

Forsythes Training is an established, trusted, quality training provider with an extensive list of corporate clients and individuals who have attended our training courses over the last twenty years in a variety of learning areas: