Envirotech’s trainers and assessors are industry experts with extensive employment experience in their relevant field of industry and education.
Envirotech staff offers diverse range of free students services, such as academic tutoring, mentoring, accommodation, cultural adjustment, counselling, social services, visa support issues, domestic arrangements, employment placements and internships to assist students in their learning experience.
You will always find enthusiastic, friendly staff around to help you.
- Director CEOvisit Shelly Bengiat’s pageShelly.email@example.com
A passionate leader, driven by quality education, training and lifelong learning.
I am proud to welcome you to Envirotech Institute of Education where I am Director, Executive Officer and Owner.
Envirotech Institute of Education is the product of hard work, long hours, personal financial commitment and great personal family support.
My background, in brief, includes education, education training, education curriculum development, project management and Information technology development as well as a career as a migration agent.
As the principal of a Registered Training Organization (RTO) I am involved daily in Vocational Education and Training, International Education, ESOS Framework, CRICOS, AQF, NVR, curriculum development, course accreditation, strategic advice and the strict compliance of all industry regulatory matters.
My current projects include the development of global partnerships and alliances to deliver education transnational programs for overseas students of all age groups to study in Australia and to develop student mobility programs that provide Australian students with offshore education experiences.
I am proud of Envirotech Institute of Education’s “Summer Education Activities Camp” program known as SEAC currently conducted in partnership with overseas education providers.
These projects bring together all my national and international education experiences across the wide range of education and training sectors.
Complementing and assisting my duties as an education provider is my Information Technology background as a professional programmer, trainer and assessor for C, C++ and Java programming languages, delivery and assessments of competencies in programming language and development of assessment materials and projects for the delivery of Information Technology and courses.
I am personally driven by a desire to work with people and organizations that allow me to utilize my knowledge and experiences to further develop my own skills and the skills of those with whom I work.
I believe in setting strategic parameters and applying business intellect to meet these parameters to achieve sustainable growth.
Envirotech Institute of Education has grown from a simple dream to an Institute of Education with a campus in Burleigh Heads, a campus in Byron Bay and over 500 enrolled students .
This has been achieved by implementing a system of operational and organizational processes, developing multi-disciplinary teams and having key business processes and policies.
Empowering others with positive motivation and inspiration to achieve common goals is the environment in which I choose to create and work.
I am delighted to have shared this small part of me with you and would be pleased to receive any communication or contact from you.
In the meantime I list below my other personal and professional achievements and experiences.
- Fluent English
- Fluent Spanish
- Fluent Hebrew
- Director and Principal Executive Officer of a Vocational Registered Training Organization (RTO)
- Registered Migration Agent; MARN 0532932 With 9 years practice
- Justice of the Peace; Registration Qualification number 102421
- Computer programmer with, programming, application design and development experience.
- Qualified Trainer and Assessor at higher education level with, experience in training Information Technology in both Australia and internationally.
- Project Manager and Auditor of development of educational training and assessment curriculum to ensure strict compliance with all legislative regulations in Australia and internationally.
Subject Matter Expertise:
- Management of Multi-disciplinary projects experience
- Synergizing international, national and multi-cultural education organizations and programs.
- Strategic change management
- Developing and building long relationships
- Motivational leadership skills inspiring others
- Responsibility and accountable for budgets
- Process Improvement establishing goals and objectives
- Developing and presenting effective training solutions
- Business start up solutions.
- Interim assignments and consultancy projects
- Internal auditing of RTO’s (AQTF & CRICOS)
- Establishment of RTO’s (ASQA, VRQA & TAC)
- Applications for CRICOS registration
- Applications for extension to scope of registration Development of learning & assessment strategies Development of assessment tools
- Curriculum development & design
- Development of policies and procedures for RTO’s Development & implementation of compliance systems
- Provision of strategic advice
- Provision of professional development to staff in relation to compliance
- Implementation of continuous improvement strategies for RTO’s
- Consultation, liaison & networking with industry stakeholders Addition & implementation of accredited courses
Programing Languages proficiency:
Microsoft Visual C++®; C++; C; JAVA and ADA
Familiar with: C#, Microsoft Visual Basic® and HTML
Database: Microsoft SQL Server, Microsoft Access and ADABAS.
Platforms: Microsoft Windows, Unix and Main Frame, Windows Server system administrator.
Cloud Platforms: Office 365, SharePoint and Exchange online, Moodle, Joomla, WordPress.
- Co-ownervisit Noah Bengiat’s firstname.lastname@example.org
My name is Noah Bengiat and I am the co-owner of Envirotech Institute of Education.
I am a qualified educator and teacher with extensive experience in education marketing and international public relationships.
I have over 10 years in education in Australia and internationally.
I am active in the role of Marketing Director and Operations Manager of the Envirotech Institute of Education college campus. Our College has 340 enrolled students and as its Operation manager my responsibility is to ensure the efficient delivery of student services and support, system development and project support.
I am also currently involved with exporting education programs overseas from Australia and International marketing and development especially the development of our various transnational education and student mobility programs such as our SEAC program.
My overall duties include:
– Market entry strategies and optimization of current strategies
– Channel marketing – agencies and offshore partnerships
– Direct marketing including online and offline channels
– Demand generation and lead nurturing
– Team leadership and development
– Event marketing and management
– Social Media
I invite you to our College Campus and also would be pleased to hear from you with any enquiry you may have with our Campus operations.
- Finance managervisit Gal Hirshberg’s email@example.com
My name is Gal Hirshberg and I am one of Envirotech’s SVP team.
I have been working at Envirotech since 2008. I was the front office manager and lead the finance department. I have vast experience with international students and with the Australian education framework. I am here to assist and support Envirotech’s prospective students in their pre-arrival arrangements including the student visa and enrolment process. I enjoy working with international students and look forward to assist you with fulfilling your dream and become one of Envirotech students!
- Trainer and Assessorvisit Julia Schrepfer’s firstname.lastname@example.org
I love teaching English. Learning English is an important gateway to the professional world, and it is often the first and most important step for international students in Australia. I love to see my students developing their language skills and I love witnessing their progress.
I have worked as a Trainer, Assessor and Developer for English courses of all levels at Envirotech since 2012, and have previously worked in the fields of teaching and translation in Germany and Thailand. My educational background includes a Bachelor degree in Education, English and Geography, as well as a Certificate IV in TAE, and a professional TESOL accreditation.
I am a passionate, energetic and fun teacher who enjoys the interaction with international students from all over the world. I enjoy my classes when I feel that my students enjoy them, and when I know that they find them useful for their life-journey in Australia.
- SVP Officervisit Shani Shpilman’s email@example.com
My name is Shani Shpilman and I am one of Envirotech SVP team. My background includes Social working, compliance and training and assessment, and therefore I am well familiar with the different facets and services Envirotech offers to its students. As an SVP officer, I assist students in the process of applying for a student visa, and support them until they become students. I love the educational and special environment Envirotech provides and very proud to be part of Envirotech team. I wish you an enjoyable time with us.
- Office Managervisit Renee Milare’s firstname.lastname@example.org
My name is Renee Milare and I am originally from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. I came to Australia four years ago to follow a dream. I started my journey at Envirotech as a student which I can say was one of the best choices in my life. I did the Diploma of Management followed by the Diploma of Project Management course and then I started to work with the Envirotech team. I am part of the Front Office Team where we all work together to provide students and agencies their first contact support. I take care of all enrolments and marketing as well. I have six years experience working with international students and agencies to ensure they will get the best option in Australia! Come to see me anytime; I am here to help you begin your journey with us!
- International Program Administrator - South Americavisit Livia Tavares’s email@example.com
My name is Livia Tavares and I am originally from Brazil. I have a degree in Marketing/Advertising and over five years’ experience supporting international students studying overseas. I was an international student myself and therefore passionate about this industry and understand what students needs are and how to best support them. I work with the students and agents to ensure everyone has an unforgettable experience and are happy with their educational programs and service provided by Envirotech, Australia. I really love my routine at Envirotech because we have such a nice atmosphere here and we get to know different people from different countries every single day! Come to study with us to fulfill your career path and enjoy the amazing Australia.
- Byron Bay Campus Managervisit Sergiy Ledovskykh’s firstname.lastname@example.org
My name is Sergiy Ledovskykh, and I am the Byron Bay Campus Manager. I originally came from the Ukraine and I have been working with international and domestic students in Australia for the last 6 years. I have completed a Certificate IV in Training and Assessment and a Certificate IV Project Management, and a Dual Diploma of Business Management / Business (Human Resources) in addition to my Bachelor of Business (Human Resources Management) / Bachelor of Psychological Science. I very much enjoy professional development, and am always keen to have something new to learn; be it a new technology or a new skill. I am also passionate about business processes and bringing innovation to the workplace.
- Developervisit Nelson Moncayo’s page
My name is Nelson, and I teach the Advance Diploma of Business. I hold bachelors degrees in finance, marketing and international trade. I also hold a Master degree in Marketing from one of the best business schools in Australia, as well as a Master degree in professional accounting. I have worked as international trades and marketing manager, and I currently help with online and international marketing at Envirotech. I run my own online business and I have spent a good number of years trading currencies and commodities in the foreign exchange market. I am 100% committed to delivering the Diploma of marketing to the highest standards of the industry, giving my students the tools to be competitive in the professional market.
- ICT Project Manager / Trainer and Assessorvisit Nicholas Catel’s email@example.com
Hello my name is Nicholas,
I originally come from California and I have been living here in Australia for the last few years. I am a passionate teacher with vast experience as a trainer and assessor, in managing information technology related projects and working as a Business Analyst overseas and in Australia.
I am a qualified trainer and assessor, I have a Bachelor’s of Information Technology from Griffith University, and Associates Degree in Computer Drafting and Design from the U.S.A and several Project Management certifications.
During the years I have either owned, or managed or have been involved one way or the other, many small to medium businesses in the U.S.A and I am a passionate professional.
I am looking forward to welcoming you into my class, and Envirotech.
- Students Registervisit Fernanda Bertacco’s page
I am Fernanda Bertacco, the Student Registrar. I am from Porto Alegre, south of Brazil where I have lived most of my life.
I studied 5 years of Administration at Unisinos University and have many years of experience in the area. I also lived in Canada and UK for a while to study.
As a Student Registrar, I support international and domestic students with their studies, work and life. It is a pleasure to help students!
I enjoy supporting people, professional development and always learn new things or a new skills.
You are more than Welcome to Envirotech!
Please feel free to come and say hello.
- Contract Administratorvisit Regina Frolova’s firstname.lastname@example.org ; email@example.com
My name is Regina Frolova, I am originally from the Ukraine and I work at Envirotech as a contract administrator. I review all students contracts and agents agreements and students are welcome to come and see me if they have any issues with your contracts. I have a Bachelor degree in Management of International Tourism, and studied in Australia Diploma and Advanced Diploma courses. I am well familiar with the relevant legislation and standards related to international students and can address contractual matters as required. Working at Envirotech is lovely and I like the friendly team I am part of. Come and join studying with us, and you promise yourself a life time special experience.
- Trainer and Assessorvisit Krista Damato’s firstname.lastname@example.org
My name is Krista Damato. I am originally from New York but I haven been enjoying living and teaching abroad for the last three years. I have a Bachelor’s of Arts in English Education, a Certificate IV in Training and Assessment and lots of ESL experience. I look forward to working with the faculty and students at Envirotech International College.
- Trainer and Assessorvisit Lisa Nowak’s page
A warming Hello to all of you,
My Name is Lisa Nowak and I am teaching Business II at Envirotech.
I enjoy working and communicating with my students’ in a creative way, trying to bring the interest and love of learning through recognizing student’s special skills to every class.
Most of my experience with teaching has been in Austria – the country of my birth and early childhood. I have worked with government and the educational sector and also completed my Master of Science in Communication within the European environment.
I am passionate about traveling, exploring countries and their cultures and languages and have experience in working and studying abroad. Therefore I understand that this can be sometimes very challenging! I believe it is also an amazing adventure and a beautiful journey for everybody’s life.
See you soon at Envirotech and Good Luck!
- Customer service managervisit Tal Frenkel’s page
My Name is Tal Frenkel and I am Envirotech’s Student Support and Customer Services Manager, as well as teaching the Certificate IV in Small Business Management course.
Over the years I have developed my managerial skills (accredited with diplomas in both Management and Project Management) across a range of industries; with over 8 years of experience as a manager, project manager, and business owner.
As an accredited and qualified trainer (Cert IV in Training and Assessment), I now enjoy assisting students to develop their own business and management skills. It is my goal to assist students in finding rewarding professional positions, and to seeing their academic efforts manifesting as career development.
I love learning, foreign languages, music from all around the world, traveling, and most of all: spending quality time with my family.
- Trainer and Assessorvisit Shaked Shalev’s pageShaked.Shalev@envirotech.edu.au
My name is Shaked Shalev and I am an experienced Chef and qualified trainer and assessor specialised in the commercial cookery and hospitality management fields. I have over 9 years of international experiences including Australia, US, Italy, Israel and other countries.
All my life I was passionate with the culinary and food culture and I have dedicated myself to the hospitality industry for my entire professional life.
I have studied in the school of culinary art Cordon Blue in Florence, Italy and developed my career working in different countries, performing different chef and management positions.
I love teaching the culinary art and the hospitality profession, I look forward to see you in my class and kitchen at Envirotech.
- Student Counsellorvisit Carla Camarero’s email@example.com
My name is Carla and I am Envirotech’s Student Counsellor. I hold a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology with honours from the University of Barcelona and a Master in Forensic Psychology and Criminology from the same University in Spain.
I am passionate about traveling, meeting new cultures and helping people.
I’ve been in Australia for 3 years now, enjoying the beautiful country, the amazing surf and beaches, and its lovely people.
During the past years, I have accumulated valuable practical experience working with international students, outside and inside Australia and developed deep understanding in supporting students with any psychological personal or emotional matters. I am here to provide you mentoring using different and behavioural processes or therapy principles, to ensure you will have a positive outcome during your enrolment with Envirotech and an unforgettable educational experience in Australia.
I am available to support any of Envirotech students, families, agents and team in any issues or concerns.
Please come and see me for:
Student counselling and social welfare services
- Students’ progress in their educational path
- Assistance in finding career opportunities
- Personal, social or emotional issues
- Any other issue you may want to share with me.
I look forward supporting you in your educational journey with Envirotech.
- International Program Administrator - Japanvisit Yasuko Sato’s firstname.lastname@example.org
Hi my mane is Yasuko Sato, I am originally from Tokyo, Japan and came to Australia a few years ago. I am the program administrator for the Japanese students and agents and would love to assist you in any inquiry you may have. I love working at Enviortech and be in a multi international environment, meeting so many people from all around the world.
I also have knowledge and background in Information, digital media and technologies, and will be able to assist you if you have any IT issue which require support. It will be great if you will come to study with us and fulfill your dream!
I warmly welcome you all and I would love to hear your stories, as well as share my experience with you….
- Trainer and Assessorvisit Maria Fontau’s pageMaria.email@example.com
My name is Laura Fontau and I’m from Buenos Aires, Argentina. I hold a Bachelor’s Degree in Graphic Design from the University of Belgrano and I specialized myself in Branding and Marketing . I worked in the Design and Marketing industry since 2009 in art direction, graphic design and account management. Before moving to Australia I was a University professor in Branding at the University of Belgrano and at the Gutenberg Foundation Institute in Buenos Aires. I teach the Diploma and the Advance Diploma of Marketing in Envirotech at the Byron Bay Campus and the Burleigh Head Campus.
I love teaching and my goal is to deliver a course that can successfully introduce and capacitate my students to join the marketing work market in Australia and provide them with the tools they need to succeed in this competitive industry.
- Trainer and Assessorvisit Jerahlid Miro’s firstname.lastname@example.org
Hi! My name is Jera and I am from Cebu, Philippines.
I finished my Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science from the University of the Philippines, Cebu. I used to work as a programmer/administrator for 8 years in an advertising and photo library company in Dubai, UAE.
I teach the IT class at Envirotech at Burleigh Head Campus and the Byron Bay Campus. It is such a privilege to work in a diverse environment, meet new people and to be able to share and teach what I learned.
Looking forward to meet you!
- International Program Administratorvisit Jennifer Bilao’s email@example.com
Mabuhay! My name is Jenny and I am from the Philippines.
I am a part of the Enrolments, Marketing, and SVP team of Envirotech, in coordinating with education agents and supporting international students in their plans to come to Australia to acquire quality education.
Prior to arriving Gold Coast to study Project Management and Marketing, I have earned my Bachelors degree in Psychology and Masters in Management in the Philippines and that played an integral role into shaping my education and career goals. I bring with me over 10 years professional experience in a multinational export company that gave me the opportunity to work with diverse nationalities, meet new people, and assist them under the admin department.
I have been exposed to handling events and conferences, travel and visa applications, and supporting mostly executives and business associates. During this time, I was awarded a marketing position in Auckland, New Zealand that led me to follow my dream today in the marketing field. When I first came to Gold Coast, I fell in love with the environment, the fresh air, and the vibrant city vibe. Being an international student myself in Australia, I genuinely understand the excitement as well as the uncertainty of living in a new country. Come to Envirotech and I will be more than happy to listen and assist you.
- Sales and Marketing Managervisit Javier Caliz’s pageJavier.Caliz@envirotech.edu.au
My name is Javier Caliz and I come from Spain. I hold a Bachelor Degree in Advertising and Public Relations, Bachelor Degree in Tourism and Master in Marketing and External Relations. I complete all these qualifications in Spain, Holland and United Kingdom. Marketing is one of my the passions of my life and I am so grateful of being working in something that I love.
My goal at Envirotech is to promote the school to those international students who are looking to achieve their professional skills while the live one of the best experiences in their life… Australia, where dreams come true.
- Trainer and Assessorvisit Pedro Peterson’s page
My name is Pedro Peterson, and I am from Venezuela. I hold a Bachelor degree in Information Technology and a certificate that is the equivalent to an Australian Diploma in Advertising.
I am among those who support the idea that teaching someone else is the best way to learn. My desire for Vocational teaching is something that has grown over time, having worked at management capacity as marketing coordinator; I had the responsibility to participate in the selection process of new visual merchandiser team member, do one to one, and team training, and development, this stage of my professional career made me realize how rewarding is to be involved in people’s development.
- Trainer and Assessorvisit Laura Casarotto’s page
Hi, My name is Laura Casarotto, I am originally from Brazil but I have been living in Australia since 2007. I have over 10 years experience working as a Chef both in Brazil and Australia. Most of my experience comes from working with fine dining cuisine where I had the chance to learn so much about different kinds of cooking technics and produce.
I am passionate about what I do and I cannot wait to start sharing my knowledge with Envirotech students. Hope to see you all soon in the kitchen.
- Trainer and Assessorvisit Kincaid Ashmore’s page
I am originally from Melbourne, the best city in Australia with the worst weather!
My background is in Laboratory Science, but I decided to change scenery and career and moved to South East Asia. For the last 14 years I’ve been teaching English and other subjects to many different levels of students in Cambodia, Indonesia and Vietnam. I also continued my own studies during this time and have worked in some interesting companies along the way.
I now have a Bachelor of Commerce in Marketing, a Diploma of Business Administration, a Diploma of Applied Science in Laboratory Chemistry, a Certificate in TEFL (Teaching English as a Foreign Language) and a Certificate IV in Training and Assessment.
I am excited to be back in Australia on the beautiful Gold Coast and teaching in Envirotech International College where I get to meet many interesting people from around the world and assist them with their studies. Maybe you will see me swimming or surfing at the beach when I’m not enjoying the great food and scenery here, feel free to say hello!
- Trainer and Assessorvisit Barbarah Sharon’s page
Hello, my name is Barbarah and I’m a TESOL provider.
I am an enthusiastic teacher and a student of languages. I love teaching English. I have experience teaching people in international classes. I have also worked with various nationalities in previous jobs, including my time as a translator, and as an interpreter at the Rio 20+ United Nations conference on sustainable development. I was an English, Spanish, Italian and Portuguese interpreter. I have a Bachelors Degree in Languages and I’m an ELICOS TESOL provider. I am a passionate, dynamic and fun teacher. I enjoy interacting with students from around the world. I love playing volleyball and dancing.
- Trainer and Assessorvisit Lesley Siu’s page
My name is Lesley Siu and I’m from Toronto, Canada. I have a Bachelors Degree in Education, a Bachelors Degree in English and Philosophy, and I am also a certified professional print editor. Before coming to Australia, I taught English language and literature in both Canada and the U.K.
As a traveler and an educator, I have always strongly believed in creating a well-balanced, interactive, engaging environment where students can develop intellectually and socially. To me, education is not only about academics, but also about helping students develop and excel in their everyday lives. I always strive to engage my students by understanding their concerns and interests and by encouraging them to make connections between what they learn and what they experience around them.
In my opinion, good teaching involves nurturing the student as an individual
- Marketingvisit Yong Yang’s firstname.lastname@example.org
My name is Yong Yang. I came from China. I got my Bachelor Degree in Communication Engineering from Chongqing University of Posts and Telecommunications, China in 1997, Master Degree in Computer Science from Chongqing University of Posts and Telecommunications, China in 2003, and PhD Degree in Computer Application Technology from Southwest Jiaotong University, China in 2009. I was an Associate Professor in Chongqing University of Posts and Telecommunications, and an Assistant Professor in Inha University, South Korea. My research interests include pattern recognition, data mining and machine learning. Currently, I am the Chinese marketing manager, and a trainer in IT department in Envirotech International College.
As the Chinese marketing manager, I am very glad to introduce the creative and high quality programs in Envirotech to Chinese students, and I also endeavor to help Chinese students to pursuit Australia dreams in Envirotech.
As a trainer in IT department, I love teaching and my goal is to deliver IT courses that can successfully qualify my students to join the IT work in Australia and to succeed in this competitive industry.