Meet our team

Annalese Smith

Meet Annalese our Administration and Enrolment Officer!

Annalese has been working with selectability just over a year and is the first point of call when you reach out to selectability Training. She enjoys her role at selectability Training and the fact she has the ability to contribute to the normalisation and reduction of stigma associated with mentally ill health.

Annalese can answer any questions and queries you have about studying online with selectability Training. Reach out today by calling 07 4781 2609.


Denis O'Brien

Meet Denis our online trainer for the Diploma in Mental Health (CHC53315).

Denis has extensive experience in the mental health sector holding various positions across his 20 year career. He has worked as a qualified mental health nurse supporting clients with alcohol and other drug addictions, and also people with people who are survivors of complex trauma.

Denis offers the following words of advice for potential students..."the Diploma in Mental Health is a great course and will give you the knowledge and skills you need to be a professional in the mental health sector".

Diploma in Mental Health (CHC53315)
Next intake: apply today, start tomorrow!
Duration: 12 months
Delivery: online
Course fees: will vary depending on individual circumstances, contact selectability Training to see if you are eligible for one a subsidised place.


Jillian Caunter

Meet Jill our online trainer for the Certificate IV in Mental Health (CHC43315) and the Certificate IV in Mental Health (Peer Work) (CHC43515).

As an expert trainer Jill has over 30 years experience working within the mental health sector. As a registered nurse she has worked in various roles including as a mental health and forensic nurse. Her specialty is in using her skills and knowledge to deliver a high standard of care to forensic clients.  

Jill offers the following words of advice for potential students..."there is no better time for you to become a recovery expert. Understand the philosophy and the skills to deliver it. Start building your toolbox of skills now. Be human, share some else's world."

Certificate IV in Mental Health (CHC43315)
Next intake: apply today, start tomorrow!
Duration: 6 months
Delivery: online
Course fees: will vary depending on individual circumstances, contact selectability Training to see if you are eligible for one a subsidised place.

Certificate IV in Mental Health (Peer Work) (CHC43315)
Next intake: apply today, start tomorrow!
Duration: 6 months
Delivery: online
Course fees: will vary depending on individual circumstances, contact selectability Training to see if you are eligible for one a subsidised place.


Todd O'Donnell

Meet Todd our online trainer for the Diploma in Community Services (Case Management) (CHC52015) and Certificate III in Community Services (CHC32015).

As a trainer Todd has over 25 years experience within the community services and vocational education training sectors. He has found a real passion working in community services and enjoys the sense of purpose he gates from helping others to build their capabilities to find jobs and work within the sector.

Todd offers the following words of advice for potential students..."develop a passion for learning. If you do, you will never cease to grow."

Diploma in Community Services (Case Management) (CHC52015)
Next intake: apply today, start tomorrow!
Duration: 12 months
Delivery: online
Course fees: will vary depending on individual circumstances, contact selectability Training to see if you are eligible for one a subsidised place.

Certificate III in Community Services (CHC32015)
Next intake: apply today, start tomorrow!
Duration: 6 months
Delivery: online
Course fees: will vary depending on individual circumstances, contact selectability Training to see if you are eligible for one a subsidised place.


Tim Burden

Meet Tim our online trainer for the Certificate III in Individual Support (CHC33015).

As our newest trainer Tim has worked for selectability in various roles including Lifestyle Support Worker and now as a Support Coordinator. He as a real passion working in community services and has interests in psychosocial recovery coaching and is excited to be training the newer generation of support workers. 

Tim offers the following words of advice for potential students..."get started! It is an amazing line of work, getting to meet people and build these working relationships while helping people to achieve their goals and get paid for it!"

Certificate III in Individual Support (CHC33015)
Next intake: apply today, start tomorrow!
Duration: 12 weeks (approximately)
Delivery: online
Course fees: will vary depending on individual circumstances, contact selectability Training to see if you are eligible for one a subsidised place.