About Us

ABC Training and Consulting is a registered training organisation established to deliver training and assessment to students and businesses throughout Australia. We offer a large range of nationally recognised qualifications, each designed to advanced career opportunities.  Based in Queensland, and servicing all states and territories, ABC is one of the few registered training organisations equipped to deliver training on a national scale.

Our Focus

Our focus as a registered training organisation is to be the preferred industry partner in our training sectors. We aim to accomplish this by listening to current industry needs and providing real and measurable outcomes through outstanding training, delivered at the highest quality. We combine theory with practical experience, meaning that our students graduate with the work-ready skills necessary for successful employment.

How are we different?

ABC Training and Consulting offers its learners opportunities to improve or re-build their knowledge and skills to reach for a bigger and brighter future. We want to ensure that each individual has a happy and successful journey with us.  We do this by:

  • recruiting students in an ethical and responsible manner;
  • supplying accurate and up to date information to learners prior to enrolment, and;
  • providing on going support throughout each qualification ensuring each student can perform at their highest level.

Our Staff

Michael Staal – Director

Michael has 15 years experience in the VET sector.  Michael’s love for education began his career as a school teacher, teaching Physical Education and Mathematics, progressing to the Faith Lutheran College Head of Physical Educations, Sports and Vocational Education.  As part of this role Michael created the college’s RTO status, as well as creating in house programs and curriculum development.

The experience, skills and knowledge Michael has gained over the years has helped to build a strong business foundation for ABC Training and Consulting today who is focused on delivering a holistic approach to learning and development.

Nathan Baratta – CEO

Nathan has over 10 years experience in the VET sector across many different roles. Having progressed from a Business Development Officer, through to roles as National Business Development Manager and now CEO of ABC Training and Consulting.

Having previously worked in the VET sector, Nathan has a thorough understanding of the challenges that business owners face on a daily basis. With strong practical experience in strategic and operational planning, business growth and leadership, Nathan has a proven record of having managed and led large teams across the educational sector.