Who we are

AlertForce started out doing health and safety training courses for the transport industry in 2008. At that stage we weren’t an RTO and partnered with one. We quickly managed to secure 20% of the market around Fatigue Management and that was the humble beginnings of helping out industry with training. Over the next few years it developed as compliance training issues popped up – it was pretty tough in those early years to be honest trying to find out which industries needed help – we built lots of courses online without knowing if anyone needed them. We managed to work it out though – there was IMDG Code training, Food Safety Supervisor training in NSW, Asbestos Awareness (we were the first to produce it online). Then came Comcare HSR training.


The turning point was the introduction of the WHS Act 2011 in early 2012 just after we became an RTO in 2011. That caused an avalanche of customers that needed help with this massive harmonisation and training processes. Asbestos Removal training was absolutely huge and we were pretty much the first to market with the new requirement. This was also around the time of the NBN rollout and after training about 20,000 people in Asbestos Removal we were awarded an official licence from the NBN to help with their mandatory induction program online. There were lots of roadblocks when it was only available face to face so online was the natural way to meet compliance. AlertForce again served probably 20,000 workers on the program.


This took us up until the end of 2015. We then started to get involved with Government Funded Training programs such as Smart and Skilled and VET-FEE HELP. This was a tough time for the company because we made a lot of mistakes, tried to grow and it was a time of increased media coverage. Whilst we were doing the right thing, the education industry was at a low point and there were lots of bad news stories coming out.


Today AlertForce specialises in compliance training for work health and safety (WHS) /occupational health and safety (OHS). No matter what your WHS/OHS training project may be, we can help you with your change. We offer quality online, face-to-face and/or blended training approaches to create fast, flexible and competitive WHS/OHS training and compliance solutions.


AlertForce is a registered training organisation (RTO Code 91826). Accredited courses are represented where ever you see the Nationally Recognised Training logo. Our courses are designed for in-depth knowledge and understanding. Please contact us on 1800 900 222 for your training and consulting requirements.


We like to innovate & we like to help our customers with solutions that make business sense. You will see that when you speak to us on the phone. That’s why we call ourselves ‘The Health & Safety Training People’!!!

Our team




As the Director & Founder of a Registered Training Organisation, AlertForce, I’m passionate about empowering people with the highest quality OHS / WHS Training available.

Through my work at AlertForce, we have created an Award-Winning RTO that has helped thousands of people reach their goals in the workplace and create positive outcomes in their careers.

Today, AlertForce specialises in compliance training for Work Health and Safety (WHS) / Occupational Health and Safety (OHS). No matter what your WHS/OHS training project may be, we can help you.

We offer quality online, face-to-face and blended training approaches to create fast, flexible and competitive WHS/OHS training and compliance solutions.



Sales & Customer Service

Susan Whitla is the General Manager of AlertForce responsible for a range of business operations including:

  • Special Projects
  • Business Development
  • Client Happiness
  • Human Resources



Customer Service

Sarah Vassallo is the Administration manager of AlertForce responsible for RTO compliance.


“In over 20 years of training, this was one of the best courses I’ve ever attended.”

Queensland Rail

“Great! The instructor made it interesting and enjoyable”

Leighton Contractors

” We heard that AlertForce delivers one of the best courses around so the boss decided to send me to Australia from New Zealand.”

Participant Public Course

“I liked the trainer’s positive outlook and uplifting approach towards completing the long day.”


“Very competent training course. Trainer was very knowledgeable on subject.”


“AlertForce provided an excellent trainer,  knowledgeable on the topic and allowed for active questioning.”


“Informative and concise training delivered at the right pace.”


“The Trainer was very engaging”

Fair Work Commission

“Interesting, informative, relevant.”

Airservices Australia

From social media

Very informative and engaging. Matt was an amazing instructor.
Very good! I jointed the BSBWHS513 online training course, which is a self-paced course. It's more affordable than other training agencies so you can save some money. Their online trainers and admin staff are very efficiency to give you help and feedback.
They are Professional
Very supportive trainer .
Nice quick fixed problem
professional, dedicated and very helpful
Nice organisation, (even with 20 students in live) Adam explain it all very well !
Great content
Great Trainers, No issues at all. Thanks for all your help.
I got a three courses here.Very friendly. Especially when i requested something, the speed of processing was fast.
Exception tutor and very interactive class.. much appreciated
Really great presenter!
Great service, the course is very straight forward and easy to understand
Webinar training was clear and relevant and well presented. The webinar start was 20 mins behind schedule.
Completed 2 courses with Alert and in both instances the instructors were incredibly knowledgeable on their topic, provided appropriate real world examples to learn from and maintained interest at all times.

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