About aXcelerate

We hold a love of learning close to our heart, and strive for authenticity by practising what we preach.

More than 900 training organisations use aXcelerate

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Our History

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We started out as an RTO in 1989 – VM Learning – founded on our core values of H.E.A.R.T. With the aim to enrich communities, organisations and individuals through personal and professional development, VM Learning needed to develop an end-to-end solution to manage all aspects of the student lifecycle. 

That’s when our Director Reay used his passion for technology to create and implement a cutting-edge, highly intuitive and agile digital student management system. Long story short, an RTO auditor loved the new system, and asked the question that truly kickstarted the aXcelerate journey: “Have you ever thought of commercialising it?”. 

Running an RTO, Reay and Julie knew first-hand the challenges and issues facing training organisations. Their ability to get input from trainers and other VET leaders was key to developing a highly responsive product, specifically for the industry. And, with a few modifications, Reay and Julie had something special that could help other training organisations, and released the first commercial version of aXcelerate in 2008.

Our Present and Future

We’ve come a long way in 30 years! Our system has developed greatly, and our aXcelerate family has grown along with it, including our amazing 800+ clients. We truly have the best cloud-based student management system, thanks to our hard-working team and our clients’ constructive feedback. 

Our clients are what makes aXcelerate great, and the synergy between the capabilities of our system, our clients’ needs and our passion for VET has made the future look bright. We’re excited to see where the next 30 years will take us and the VET industry.

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Our Leadership

Reay Mackay, Founder and CEO
Julie Verner-Mackay, Director
Michael Ryan, Head of Product and Development
Rodney Staines, Operations Manager
Katie Mackay, Sales Executive
Chris Verner, Sales Executive
Mark Gilmore, Customer Success Manager
Amina Jackson, Strategic Partnerships

Our Values

Everything we do is built on the principles of honesty, empathy, acceptance, respect, and trust.

Our talented team are dedicated to pushing the technological boundaries of student management in order to deliver high levels of service to the education industry. We’re currently developing sophisticated solutions in the realms of automation and experiential learning capture.
  • Healthy work-life balance
  • Parent and Pet friendly
  • Remote-friendly
  • Quality driven environment
  • Centrally located office
  • Personal development budget

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