Barbara Tyndall is a Business and Executive Coach with 35 years of experience in education and business. She has worked with a range of organisations, both nationally and internationally, to train educators and business managers.

Barbara has a strong foundation in emotional health, neuroleadership and positive psychology and is accredited to administer a wide range of psychometric assessments. This enables her to customise learning to specific organisational needs.




  • Master of International Crisis Management – Monash University
  • Diploma of Business – Goulburn Ovens Institute of TAFE
  • Diploma of Leadership Coaching and Mentoring – FIRE UP Coaching®
  • Certificate IV in Business and Personal Coaching – FIRE UP Coaching®
  • Certificate IV in Training and Assessment – East Gippsland Institute of TAFE
  • Certificate IV in Frontline Management – Swinburne University
  • Certificate IV in TESOL – Teach International
  • Bachelor of Arts – La Trobe University


  • Neethling Brain Instrument (NBI) – Certified Trainer
  • Hermann Brain Dominance Instrument (HBDI) – Certified Trainer
  • LSI Accreditation Master – Human Synergistics
  • EQi 2.0 – Certified Trainer
  • Genos – Certified Trainer
  • Emotional and Social Competencies (ESCI) – Certified Trainer
  • i4 Neuroleadership Practitioner – Certified Trainer
  • Thomas-Kilmann Conflict Mode Instrument Experienced Practitioner

Selection of organisations worked with

  • Crown Casino
  • IBM
  • Workplace Training Advisory Authority
  • Dairy Australia
  • National Centre for Dairy Education Australia (NCDEA)
  • Independent Schools Victoria
  • Gippsland Grammar
  • Ballarat Grammar

Areas of expertise
Barbara is an interactive and engaging facilitator who fosters participant contribution. In teaching, she contextualises learning to ensure that the skills taught are relevant to the individual student’s workplace decisions and behaviours. The learning environment is characterised by a mix of fun activities and theory, underpinned by peer reviewed science and research.

Barbara’s areas of expertise are:

  • Executive Coaching
  • Business Coaching
  • Education and Health Coaching
  • Organisational Culture and Development
  • Team Effectiveness