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National training schedule 2021

Instructional Design Master Class

Location: Melbourne

Date: 6, 7 & 8 December 2021 | $ 1880 (+GST)


To fit with your expectations and your culture, we recommend the 5 Cs approach:


With your permission, the designer would like to contact you before the project commences to share ideas on content and to gather the context.


Upon consensus we will work collaboratively with you to clarify the deliverables.


We will customise and tailor all materials to your requirements.

Capability Development

The project will give participants proven tools to continuously develop this capability.


The ultimate aim is to create a lasting behavioural change.

About Preferred Training Networks

Preferred Training Networks is Australia′s first referred training network. What that means to you, is that you have instant access to the best of the best referred trainers, facilitators and instructional designers in Australia.

About Us
Niall Kennedy

(Creative Director – Programs and Strategies)

Niall has a Masters degree in Marketing degree from Monash University and a Civil Engineering Certificate from Ireland. Niall arrived in Australia in 1995 and fell in love with the Professional Development Industry

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Melinda Kavanagh
Melinda Kavanagh

(Relationship Marketing Manager)

Melinda has a Bachelors degree in Business Management and a Masters degree in Marketing from Monash University. Married to Marc, Melinda is juggling the joys of being a mum to their two children and working with the team at Preftrain.

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Deborah Dear
Deborah Dear

(Capability Advisor)

Deborah has a Diploma in Business Administration. Deborah has worked at Preferred Training Networks for 9 years. When Deborah joined the organization, we only had 28 capability development courses.

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David Souter
David Souter

(Professional Development Consultant)

David has a Bachelor of Commerce degree in Economics from South Africa. He is married to Kathy and has four children who he is very proud.

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Nicola O Boyle

(HR Professional)

Nicola has a Bachelor of Commerce Degree, majoring in Human Resources from Deakin University. She has worked as a Human Resources Generalist prior to joining Preferred Training Networks in 2017.

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Preferred Training Networks is Australia’s first referred learning network. We are an Australian training company that provides professional leadership and management courses and soft skills training workshops for Australia’s leading companies and brands.

Our learning network includes instructional designers, facilitators, coaches, mentors, keynote presenters, consultants and trainers. All subject experts under our umbrella have been referred by Senior Management from Australia’s Top 500 companies.


Whatever organisation training programs you’re looking for, we can help. We offer more than 300 management, leadership and professional development courses aimed at a broad spectrum of industries. From instructional design or train the trainer courses, to change management or conflict resolution, you’ll find a course that’s perfect for you and your team.

Whether you’re looking for help with time management, communication techniques, effective leadership, professional or interpersonal development or anything in between, we can help.


We offer in-person courses run by expert trainers to organisations across Australia including in Melbourne, Sydney, Adelaide, Brisbane, Canberra, Perth and other areas. If you’re looking for management courses “near me”, save yourself some time and contact us today. Wherever you are in Australia, we can come to your organisation or organise a venue for in-person training, workshops and soft skills training programs.

In every business unit, industry and employee role, soft skills form a crucial aspect for acquiring new clients, managing customer service metrics, and building a stronger team dynamic. With Preferred Training Networks as your partner, you can outsource any learning requirement and be assured of risk-free quality learning solutions that help your people to operate more effectively. Get a quick online quote or give us a call on 1300 323 752 to find out more.



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Preferred Training Networks aims to be the most flexible learning organisation in Australia. You will find learning consultants that are very easy to work with and who are very knowledgeable . We are customer orientated and can quickly design and/or deliver quality training programs for your organisation. You can outsource training requirements with confidence.

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