Distance Department

Mr Christo BockMrCBock
BTh Hons (NETS)

Director for Distance Education 

Mr Bock is a graduate of NETS, and now serves on our Leadership Team. He commenced his service at NETS in 2014 as our Distance Administrator, and was promoted to Director in 2016. Before studying at NETS, Christo worked in the transport and logistics industry for about 10 years; 2 years as a partner. He and his wife Adeline have two young sons.


Mr Ben CarpentierBC 300
JD (UNE), Grad Dip Div (Morling), Grad Dip Ed (Wesley), GDLP (Sydney CoL), BA (MQ)

Strategic Facilitator for Distance Education

Mr Carpentier joined NETS in 2017 to assist the Distance Department in areas of administration, reporting and curriculum redevelopment. He has previous experience in transcription, law, teaching and church ministry. Ben loves board games and role-playing games, and was the founder of a ministry to non-Christians using these games in Sydney, Australia. He and his wife Penny (a lecturer at NETS) are mission partners supported by SIM-Australia.