Introducing the team behind our courses
The IDT training team are current respected senior staff within the aviation industry, supported by Education and Industry professionals.
Damian Clark, Chief Operating Officer and Training Manager
Damian Clark – Damian is a dedicated and professional Aviation Industry Manager with over 15 years’ experience in the Aviation Industry.
From a career of working with QANTAS at Heathrow International Airport in London to leading teams on the ground at 8 Australian Airports, Damian brings a wide range of international and domestic Aviation experience into the classroom.
Damian also contributes to the workplace assessment strategies that benefit all airport staff looking to gain a qualification and to development of content for students looking to begin careers in the Aviation industry. Damian leads our training team and his unlimited energy, enthusiasm and passion for all things Aviation ensure a great experience for all.
Natalie Klerck, Lead Trainer
Natalie is one of our wonderful Aviation Customer Service and Ground Operations Trainer / Assessors.
Natalie brings to IDT almost a decade of Aviation Industry experience including working for QANTAS at Heathrow International Airport and 2 years experience as the Guest Services Supervisor for Virgin and Regional Express Airlines.
Natalie loves the Aviation Industry and supporting students and trainees who are either seeking or starting Aviation careers.
We love having Natalie as an important part of our training team and the positive energy that she shares with everyone.
Derek Whitney, National Manager
Derek brings to Industry Delivered Training a background of almost 20 years working to help people achieve their training and employment goals.
‘As Manager of Industry Delivered Training, it is a pleasure to work with a team of passionate Aviation Industry professionals to help others begin and further their careers.
We also work positively with business and industry partners to implement strategies that cost effectively support business growth.
I give my personal commitment to ensure every individual has an enjoyable and valuable learning experience with Industry Delivered Training and I welcome contact if I may be of assistance to you.’
Michael Lean, Owner
Michael formed the RTO in 2012 in response to a need within the Aviation industry to better service Ground Handling companies around Australia.
With a background in Aviation as a private pilot and in developing software for Ground Handling management, Michael .brings many years experience to the business and aims to ensure the Aviation Industry in Australia continues to improve in quality, safety and security.