Sue Ellson Presentation at Macquarie University Sydney 2019

Training Conducted by Sue Ellson

Online and In Person - Author, Educator, Practitioner, Consultant

This list includes training that has been provided for various organisations:

  1. Centre for Adult Education (CAE vocational education)
  2. City of Boroondara (local council)
  3. Social Media College (for Australian Institute of Management)
  4. Westpac Banking Corporation
  5. Various Training Providers, Colleges and Universities

I have prepared bespoke training for schools, universities, vocational training providers, enterprises, professional associations, government, not-for-profits, clubs, the public and clients.

You may also like to see a list of my presentations or videos

As a life-long learner by choice, since completing my university studies in 2000, I have kept myself up to date by attending up to four events per week.

I have a Certificate IV in Training and Assessment and a huge range of client and student stories to share. I bring energy and enthusiasm to every session.

You are invited to contact me directly if you would like me to provide training or a presentation for you or your audience.

Most Common Topics

I have prepared prepared training for a wide range of topics aligned with my consulting services, including but not limited to:

  • LinkedIn (for your career or enterprise)
  • careers (helping you choose and find the best options), employment, recruitment
  • business strategy
  • hyper local marketing and marketing strategy
  • social media strategy (including Google Business)
  • basic website design (WordPress)
  • search engine optimisation (SEO)
  • networking online and in person
  • newcomers, expatriates, repatriates, skilled migrants, settlement
  • or any other relevant topic


1. Centre for Adult Education (CAE) – 2014 – 2022
Career Development for the over 40’s 4 hours
Create a Simple WordPress Website, 12 hours over 2 days
LinkedIn for Business: Introduction 6.5 hours
Search Engine Optimisation – The Key to Success, 3 hours
Social Media Strategy for Business, 6.5 hours
Understanding the Basics of Social Media – Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn, 4 hours
How to Promote Your Website Free of Charge, 4 hours
Introduction to Personal Computers and the Internet, 12 hours over 4 days
Introduction to iPad, 4 hours
iPad for Seniors, 6 hours
iPhone for Seniors, 4 hours

2. City of Boroondara – since 2015

Career Development for over 40’s, 2 hours
Google Business Profile, 2 hours
Hyper Local Marketing, 2 hours
LinkedIn for Business, 2 hours
Publishing Videos on Social Media, 2 hours
Search Engine Optimisation, 2 hours
Social Media Strategy for Business, 2 hours
Twitter for Business, 2 hours
Website Essentials, 2 hours
Which marketing works right now? 2 hours

3. Social Media College (for the Australian Institute of Management) – since 2021

LinkedIn Marketing Strategy, 1 day
Social Media Strategy, 1 day

4. Courses Run for Westpac Training – since 1987 (I started young)!
Branch Marketing Coordinator, 2 days
Counter Procedures for Supervisors, 2 days
Customer Service Officer Development, 1 day
Customer Service Officer Enquiries, 5 days
Customer Service Officer International, 1 day
Customer Service (2 versions), 1 day
Displaywrite 4, 1 day
Essential Personal Computer Skills, 1 day
Examiner Course, 2 days
Graduate Induction, 5 days
Handybank, 1 day
Local Area Network, 2 hours
Lotus 123 (2 versions), 1 day
Professional Presentation Skills, 2 days
Selling Skills (2 versions), 2 days
Tellers Course (for country branches), 3 days
Tellers Course, 5 days
Tellers Balancing Program, Live Video 1 hour
Tellers Review, 2 days

5. Various Training Providers, Colleges and Universities

Box Hill TAFE
How to Network in Melbourne, 1 hour
Networking and Mentoring, 1 hour

EACH an integrated range of health, disability, counselling and community mental health services
Future Work Options – Outplacement Workshop, 3 hours

General Assembly
LinkedIn for Startups and Entrepreneurs, 1 hour
Nifty Networking on LinkedIn, 1 hour

Monash Training and Professional Development (Monash Short Courses)
Savvy Marketing on Social Media, 4 hours

Newcomers Network
Living, Working and Networking in Melbourne, 90 minutes
Living, Working and Networking in Sydney, 90 minutes
Living, Working and Networking in Adelaide, 90 minutes
Living, Working and Networking in Perth, 90 minutes
Job Search Group, 90 minutes
LinkedIn Profile Writing Workshop, 2 hours

Northern Melbourne Institute of TAFE (NMIT) now Melbourne Polytechnic
How to Network in Melbourne, 1 hour

RMIT Training
LinkedIn MasterClass for Professionals, 4.5 hours

Swinburne University
Professional Job Search Strategies, 2 hours

University of South Australia
LinkedIn for Students, 2 hours
LinkedIn Masterclass, 2 hours

Victorian Government Small Business Festival
LinkedIn for You and Your Business, 2 hours