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Sarah Cordiner

Education business development and online course creation

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About Sarah Cordiner

Sarah is a Postgraduate qualified education professional with over 13 years of experience as a leader and business owner in the education and training sector.

Sarah specialises in assisting corporates, Government, businesses (all sizes) and individuals with:

  • Creating and selling online courses
  • Design and development of e-learning and face to face curriculum
  • Education and training business development, profitability and 'edupreneurship'
  • The commercialisation of knowledge, skills, expertise and hobbies into education-based products and services (courses, books, workshops, speeches, presentations, high-end masterminds, training manuals and more)
  • Education and training leadership, governance and strategy
  • Vocational education and training (VET) program design, delivery and management
  • Rural, regional and remote education and training...... and more


In June 2019 Sarah completed a tenure as the 'Executive Director and Head of Campus' at the University of Notre Dame Australia.  Rumoured to have been the youngest university Executive Director in Australia's history, Sarah was the most senior leader of one of the most remote university campuses in the world and successfully lead the university through a major re-registration RTO audit.


Sarah is the CEO of MainTraining Pty Ltd; Founder of the Edupreneur Academy; a Board Member of the Broome Chamber of Commerce and Industry; and host of the ‘Voice of Business’ weekly radio show on Spirit 102.9, aired across the Kimberley.

Sarah is a five-times international number 1 best-selling author, a TV host and content creator of ‘the Course Creators’ TV show on Bizversity. 


She was awarded the small business 'Top Influential 100 Award' in Perth in 2015 and 2016; was listed as the Huffington Posts ‘Top 50 Must Follow Female Entrepreneur for 2017’ and is internationally acclaimed for her innovative strategies and approaches to business growth and development in the education sector.


Sarah, originally from the UK and now a resident of Australia, has over a decade of experience as an international business owner and leader in the education and training industry.


Sarah’s education business and e-learning development company attracted a student base of over 12,000 students in 146 countries between 2013-2017 alone, winning her numerous accolades including the WA Finalist Award for both the ‘Young Business Woman of the Year' and also the 'Start-Up Business of the Year' in the Telstra Business Women’s Awards. 

Today, Sarah is trusted by a student base of over 15,000 from around the world.


Sarah was a semi-finalist in the 2017 ‘WA Regional Achievement Awards 2017’ for Curtin University’s ‘Teaching Excellence Award’; is passionate about reducing the barriers to education and training in remote and regional Australia, and especially about helping experts turn their knowledge and hobbies into profitable online courses and successful education-based businesses.


Sarah's 'Edupreneur Academy' reopened to enrolments in June 2019 after the completion of her university Directorship tenure and continues to lead thousands of course creators and 'edupreneurs' on their journey to creating quality learning programs, educational content and profitably educating their market.


In addition to Sarah's online academy, her exclusive face to face 'One Day Set Up' service and 'Course Creation Bootcamps' are annual sell-outs as the ultimate edupreneur's 'get it done' immersion experience.  


CONTACT Sarah today to find out more.

Let's connect!

Let me help you create your own profitable online courses

There are 4 Ways To Create Your Online Courses With Sarah


Join the Edupreneur Academy and become a master course creator yourself!  My academy includes my most popular online course "How To Create Profitable Online Courses".  The Edupreneur Academy contains well over 30+ online courses, detailed video tutorials, templates and books (all designed and delivered by me), that will ensure you hone the skills and knowledge to create and sell your own online courses and build a successful education-based business without ever needing to hire help again! JOIN THE 30 DAY FREE TRIAL


Let me do it all for you in my 'done for you' or 'One Day Set Up' service.  I will build your online school, set up your automatic course email sequences, design your course plan outline AND you will spend an entire day with me personally, one-on-one planning your profitable edu-business model and filming your online course.  GET A QUOTE.


This 30 day program combines online tutorial videos, live weekly group coaching via Zoom, a one on one coaching call and a secret Facebook group.  Design, create and launch your online course in just 30 days with Sarah's personal coaching and support. More info HERE.


Attend The Course Creation Bootcamp and spend 3-7 days with a small group and me personally on a face-to-face 'get it done' immersion camp.  You will walk away from Bootcamp with your entire edu-business modelled out, your online course planned and filmed; your entire online school built and live, your course auto-email sequences active, a master class in becoming a go-to authority in your industry, including how to turn your course into a published book - AND 100% of my students have made SALES of their online courses before they leave Bootcamp. Find out more about BOOTCAMP

sarah cordiner will create your online courses for you

Become a master course creator. Get everything you need to know, guided tutorials and templates in the Edupreneur Academy.

sarah cordiner filming online courses

Hire Sarah Cordiner to do your online course creation and online school set up for you.  Join me face to face, via video call or just hand all the work over!

filming online courses with sarah cordiner

Film your whole online course & build your online school on 'The Course Creation Bootcamp'

Not Sure Which Option Is Best For You?

Send me an email or book a quick chat call with me to tell me a bit more about your business and where you are at so far, and we can make a plan on the best path for you personally.

My Presentation Topics

I am a Postgraduate qualified educator and experienced international professional speaker.  I provide a range of presentations including, but not limited to:

Commercialise Your Expertise

How to turn your expertise, knowledge, passion and hobbies into a successful business with profitable education-based products and services.

Create Profitable Online Courses

How to design, develop and deliver quality and commercially successful online courses, build your own online school and make a dent in the global odigital learning boom.

Regional Development & Workforce Planning

Closing the skills gap and addressing current and future workforce needs in rural, regional and remote Australia.

Organisational e-Learning and Professional Development

How organisations and employers can improve organisational efficiency and streamline staff learning and development by creating an internal e-learning platform for staff inductions, training and compliance.

Education Leadership

Strategy, planning, governance and leadership in education and training.


Learn how to create your own online school and profitable education-based business in the 'Edupreneur Academy'

In the Edupreneur Academy, you will join thousands of other online course creators.

You will get access to over 30 of my online course which will give you every step, demonstration and instruction videos you need to create your online courses, build your own, profitable online school, become a leader in your industry and create a successful education based business by sharing your expertise with the world.

You can get a 30 day FREE TRIAL today.

Edupreneur book cover sarah cordiner

Have you read the 'Edupreneur' book yet?

In this book (available on Amazon in print and on Kindle), you will learn how to monetise your expertise and create a successful education based business.

OR you can get it for FREE along with 3 of my other published books when you join the Edupreneur Academy.  

Get the first 30 days FREE if you join now (cancel ANY time).

Attend the next 'Course Creation Bootcamp' with Sarah Cordiner

Create your online course, film it, build your school and launch in 2 or 5 days

My Strategy Works

“Sarah was recommended to me as being the best in the business at developing online courses - a reputation she more than lived up to. Sarah and her team helped me take the existing IP and re-package it for an online learner and the result is superb.” We turned Michael's book 'Winning The Battle For Relevance' into an online, set-up his online school and provided him with a personalised and long term business growth and marketing plan for his education-based products and services."

Michael McQueen

Michael McQueen


"If you are a business, an entrepreneur or a corporate and you have something that you want to educate your consumer about, Sarah is the absolute best in the business when it comes to how to take those ideas and messages and turn them into profitable courses, that can not only educate your market, build trust, build relationships in such a way that wins you more business and enhances your brand. I cannot recommend her highly enough! Check her out!"

jack delosa

Jack Delosa  


“I had the very great pleasure to engage Sarah Cordiner and her business, MainTraining to assist Thiess Construction Pty Ltd in the development of our workforce planning, career progression planning and competency assessments for our Wheatstone LNG Project staff learning and development program. Sarah and her team are strategic in their thinking, commercially realistic in their approach to our needs and very responsive to adding value to our project."


Trevor H. Gunning

Learning & Development Manager - Thiess Construction Pty Ltd

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