About RuralBiz Training

  • Our Mission
  • About Us
  • Our Team

  • Mission

    Be a world class training organisation.

    We provide:

    • Our participants with exceptional service, value for money and an outstanding training experience
    • Our people with fulfilling and rewarding jobs, safe work environment, and opportunities for personal growth
  • About RuralBiz

    RuralBiz Training offers good quality, good value training for farmers and rural communities. We are part of the national training agenda with our own registered training organisation, Kreate Pty Ltd, offering nationally accredited training to Advanced Diploma level. Our current training scope includes all units of competency in Certificate IV, Diploma and Advanced Diplomas of both Agriculture and Agribusiness Management.

    Flexible delivery is our speciality with courses available in interactive online mode, distance education and traditional face-to-face workshops (groups of 10 or more). You can train with us without leaving home, or you can get a small group together and we will come to you. Our trainers are well qualified and experienced, and live in our rural communities.

    Please phone or email us if there is some training you would like for yourself or your community. We will work with you to make sure your needs are met – either with us or another suitable training provider.


  • Our Trainers

    For a full list of our trainers click here

    Our Staff

    Kathy Sims

    Kathy (CEO) is a former rural financial counselor in Dubbo and Rural Skills Development Manager for NSW Farmers Association . She has worked extensively with farmers in both business and education/training. Kathy's qualifications include a Master of Accountancy, a Bachelor of Science, a Bachelor of Education and TAE40110 in Training and Assessment.

    Sarah Mosley

    Sarah joined RuralBiz in 2015 and has recently been promoted to Administration Manager. Sarah handles all aspects of administration such as enrolments, reporting, funding and administrative compliance. Sarah has future plans to travel overseas, undertake further study and eventually own her own business.

    Melanie Moeller

    Melanie joined RuralBiz in 2016. Melanie's early years were spent on a dairy farm but she grew up to follow her interest in visual arts. With a degree in Fine Arts and extensive experience in administration, customer service and an aptitude for technology Melanie is our Marketing Manager.


    Sarah Barton

    Sarah grew up on a family property in Central West NSW where she developed skills in livestock management and horticulture.  Following her passion for agriculture into higher education saw her graduate with a Bachelor of Agricultural Business Management from Charles Sturt University in Wagga Wagga. Sarah joined the RuralBiz Training team as an Administration Officer in 2020.

    Dipa Shrestha Lama

    Originally from Nepal Dipa holds a Bachelor of Education and a Masters in Business Administration . Dipa joined our team as an Administration Officer in 2020 and is enjoying learning more about the Australian agricultural industry.