About Us

Bars Training Australia is a Nationally Recognised Training Organisation (National Provider Number 32061) comprising of a multidisciplinary team of committed, professional trainers and consultants that utilise a wide range of experience for Bouncer And Responsible Service training throughout Australia. (Check National Training Website)

The company, along with its associated business partners, aims to assist the security and hospitality industries by providing them with a range of training and consulting solutions necessary to promote and develop the skills of staff.

The Managing Director of BARS Training Australia is Garry Oliver, who brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to his role with over 29 years policing and liquor licensing experience throughout Queensland.

Garry reached the rank of Senior Sergeant before leaving the Queensland Police Service in October 2006. For the last 9 years of his service he coordinated up to 7 agencies specialising in the development and maintenance of harm reduction strategies for licensed premises throughout Queensland.

He was the original founder of the Liquor Enforcement and Proactive Strategies (LEAPS) process that forms a part of the Brisbane City 17 Point Safety Action Plan, now implemented state wide, lecturing on these strategies to health and enforcement agencies throughout Australia, New Zealand and the United Kingdom.

Under his direction, BARS Training Australia will continue to be a leader in vocational education and training within the Queensland hospitality and security sectors, ensuring that our national competencies fully comply with the Australian Quality Training Standards 2010.

BARS Training Australia ensures that the facilitation style in all courses focuses on communicating information that can be utilised in "real life" situations. Our students graduate with an exceptional knowledge of security and hospitality practices, with confidence in their decision-making and ability to optimise their skills.