AHead Simulations

Driving better learning, better experiences, and better patient outcomes.

Founded to Solve a Need

Before AHead Simulations and CARL, simulation within hearing healthcare was a rarity.

AHead Simulations was founded solely for incorporating simulation educational technology within hearing healthcare to better education, training, and the client experience. Simulation is more than a manikin. It is a mindset that can better the industry as a whole.

Made in canada

All manufacturing facilities located in Cambridge Ontario.


Designed for clinicians, by clinicians, for real-world clinical workflows and experiences

Platform first

CARL is an expansive reliable platform for all your education and simulated experience needs.

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Our Team

Our team is united through a passion for innovation and building something new and incredible. Each member of our team is a trusted professional with a drive to create impactful change in hearing healthcare. We strive to be your trusted source of simulation technology while maintaining our small-team approachability and humility.

Rob Koch

President & Founder

Jack McIsaac

Sales Manager

Samantha Boyard

Production Manager

Ben Sheahan

Head of Product

Kaylin Twardowski

Production Engineering Intern

It could be you!


CARL came as a result of an engineering student project at Western University. Ever since the first prototypes were made and tested in 2015, CARL has continued to iterate, improve, and expand within the world of hearing healthcare.

Join the CARL Community

By joining our CARL community, you will be a part of the next generation of forward-thinking clinicians ready to take on the world.

We love to share use cases, share pictures, users stories and more.

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