Leadership Through Change NEW!

Management & Leadership

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Navigating people and organisations through times of change takes real leadership.


On this course, participants will learn how to recognise change and respond to different types of change, examine the need for it, and help others make the transition successfully. Learn the techniques of positive change and find out how you can motivate others to get on board and promote it.


This course is designed for those managers, team leaders and business owners who are interested or involved in leading change management initiatives or projects. 


After successful completion of this programme, it is expected participants will have the tools and techniques to be able to:

  • Demonstrate knowledge of strategic change leadership
  • Understand the key competencies necessary for leading change
  • Understand the psychological drivers that will influence the way individuals and or groups respond to change and the reasons for their influence
  • Develop strategies to enable organisations and people to overcome resistance and embrace change in a positive light
  • Describe and evaluate a model of leading a change process effectively, including the role of change agent
  • Demonstrate a knowledge of quick tips to support and respond to the challenges of change


The course is highly participatory and practical. Participants will be shown the various processes, tools and techniques and then apply them back in your workplace. 


One day


Richard Millar from Auckland

Richard is an experienced trainer and consultant. His areas of expertise include leadership development, frontline management development, team development, executive and personal development coaching, strategic/business planning and accounting for non-accountants training.

Richard has worked in a wide variety of organisations from small to large organisations in New Zealand, Australia and Papua New Guinea.

Richard’s depth of business knowledge and skills in sales, marketing, finance and general management coupled with a very practical approach to training and facilitation has provided excellent value to a large number of organisations.

Richard is member of the New Zealand Society of Accountants and a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Secretaries & Administrators. He is an accredited DISC® consultant in behavioural profiling and a registered practitioner in MBTI®. He is a Fellow of the NZ Institute of Management and is qualified in Moderation and Workplace Assessment with NZQA. He holds the National Certificate in Adult Education and Training. He also provides community advice as a business mentor for Enterprise New Zealand.

Course Dates

Dunedin 26 February 2020 09:00 am - 04:30 pm OSEA 16 McBride Street, South Dunedin
Invercargill 22 June 2020 09:00 am - 04:30 pm OSEA, 192 Spey Street, Invercargill
Queenstown 31 July 2020 09:00 am - 04:30 pm Nugget Point Hotel, 149 Arthur's Point Road, Queenstown
Dunedin 25 November 2020 09:00 am - 04:30 pm OSEA, 16 McBride Street, South Dunedin


$ 630.00 + GST for members
$ 895.00 + GST for non-members


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