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Contact Skills Tasmania

General contact details:

1800 655 846

enquiries to

GPO Box 536
HOBART   TAS   7001

 Office of the General Manager 
Dr Chrissie Berryman General Manager 03 6165 6018
Trish ZieglerExecutive Support Officer 03 6165 6047

 Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation 
Lesley French Assistant Director, Planning Monitoring and Evaluation 03 6165 6009
Susan Bayly-Stark Manager, Workforce Development and Training 03 6165 6034
Bridget HillerManager, Workforce Development and Training03 6165 6066

 Workforce Development 
Stuart HollingsworthDirector, Policy and Programs         03 6165 6045 

 Governance and VET Advocacy 
Chris Johnston   Assistant Director, Governance and VET Advocacy 03 6165 6059

 Training Operations 
Carolyn Nichols Assistant Director, Training Operations 03 6165 6024
David Dunn Manager, Workforce Development and Training 03 6165 6022

Senior Workforce Development Consultants

A principal activity of a Senior Workforce Development Consultant is to consult with industry representatives, groups and individuals. They gather industry intelligence and support workforce development and planning in industry. Visit the Workforce Development page page for more details.

Workforce Development Consultants (Training Consultants)

Skills Tasmania has Training Consultants located through Tasmania. Consultants are available in Hobart and Devonport to assist Apprenticeship Network Provider staff deal with training contract amendments, and provide advice and guidance to trainees/apprentices.

Special Events Co-ordinator

The Special Events Co-ordinator is responsible for the Tasmanian Training Awards, WorldSkills Australia regional competitions and the Australian Training Awards (within the state) - see 'Awards and competitions' - as well as the Skills and Workforce Development Conference. Contact Jacqui Maclaine on 03 6165 6008 or email

Grants programs

Skills Tasmania is responsible for a number of grants programs, which are all listed on the Funding / Subsidies for training page. Please refer to individual programs for contact details; the relevant program manager or officer will be able to assist you if you have any queries regarding the program (i.e. guidelines, eligibility requirements and application). The Agreements and Payment Management team can assist you with any reporting and payment enquiries.

Training operations staff

Staff within Skills Tasmania's Training operations section deal with a range of administrative and payment issues to support the registration and amendment of training contracts for traineeships and apprenticeships in Tasmania.