Business training
that’s better for business

OSEA has proven experience supporting the learning needs of hundreds of Otago and Southland businesses with comprehensive training programmes, professional development and business coaching. 

We offer a full calendar of public training programmes and workshops throughout Otago and Southland, but if you can’t come to us, we can come to you – either to deliver a standard programme in-house or a customised solution tailored to your business needs.

 

Management Capability Development Fund Voucher

Small businesses may qualify for vouchers to help pay for services such as training workshops, courses and coaching that build the management capabilities of their owners, operators and key managers. Approved businesses could receive a voucher for up to 50% of the course investment fee.

For more information on the Management Capability Development fund voucher programme or to find your local Regional Business Partner please visit RBP website and register today.

 

Looking for a training course?

Training Course Category Date StartDate City / Town Spaces Available Brand
Accident Investigation Health & Safety 27 August 2021 1630040400 Dunedin Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Accident Investigation Health & Safety 27 October 2021 1635310800 Queenstown Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Advanced Training for Health & Safety Representatives - Stage 3 Health & Safety 14 - 15 June 2021 1623646800 Dunedin Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Advanced Training for Health & Safety Representatives - Stage 3 Health & Safety 16 - 17 August 2021 1629090000 Queenstown Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Advanced Training for Health & Safety Representatives - Stage 3 Health & Safety 15 - 16 November 2021 1636956000 Invercargill Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Advanced Training for Health & Safety Representatives - Stage 3 Health & Safety 29 - 30 November 2021 1638165600 Dunedin Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Building on Health & Safety Representative Training - Stage 2 Health & Safety 01 - 02 March 2021 1614578400 Dunedin Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Building on Health & Safety Representative Training - Stage 2 Health & Safety 08 - 09 March 2021 1615183200 Invercargill Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Building on Health & Safety Representative Training - Stage 2 Health & Safety 03 - 04 May 2021 1620018000 Queenstown Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Building on Health & Safety Representative Training - Stage 2 Health & Safety 23 - 24 August 2021 1629694800 Invercargill Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Building on Health & Safety Representative Training - Stage 2 Health & Safety 30 - 31 August 2021 1630299600 Dunedin Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Business Communications Skills Business Development 05 March 2021 1614924000 Invercargill Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Business Communications Skills Business Development 06 September 2021 1630904400 Queenstown Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Contractor Safety Management Health & Safety 05 May 2021 1620190800 Dunedin Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Contractor Safety Management Health & Safety 06 July 2021 1625547600 Queenstown Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Contractor Safety Management Health & Safety 27 September 2021 1632718800 Invercargill Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Courageous Conversations Personal Development 10 February 2021 1612936800 Dunedin Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Courageous Conversations Personal Development 08 April 2021 1617858000 Oamaru Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Courageous Conversations Personal Development 14 April 2021 1618376400 Invercargill Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Courageous Conversations Personal Development 11 August 2021 1628658000 Dunedin Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Employment Law 101 Employment Law and Human Resources 11 March 2021 1615442400 Dunedin Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Employment Law 101 Employment Law and Human Resources 07 April 2021 1617771600 Queenstown Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Employment Law 101 Employment Law and Human Resources 04 May 2021 1620104400 Invercargill Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Employment Law 101 Employment Law and Human Resources 02 June 2021 1622610000 Oamaru Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Employment Relations Roadshow 2021 OSEA Events 01 February 2021 1612159200 Invercargill Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Employment Relations Roadshow 2021 OSEA Events 02 February 2021 1612245600 Queenstown Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Employment Relations Roadshow 2021 OSEA Events 02 February 2021 1612245600 Wanaka Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Employment Relations Roadshow 2021 OSEA Events 03 February 2021 1612332000 Cromwell Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Employment Relations Roadshow 2021 OSEA Events 03 February 2021 1612332000 Alexandra Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Employment Relations Roadshow 2021 OSEA Events 04 February 2021 1612418400 Oamaru Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Employment Relations Roadshow 2021 OSEA Events 04 February 2021 1612418400 Dunedin Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Essential Leadership Skills Management & Leadership 26 January 2021 1611640800 Dunedin Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Essential Leadership Skills Management & Leadership 03 March 2021 1614751200 Queenstown Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Essential Leadership Skills Management & Leadership 04 March 2021 1614837600 Invercargill Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Essential Leadership Skills Management & Leadership 11 May 2021 1620709200 Dunedin Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Essential Leadership Skills Management & Leadership 12 May 2021 1620795600 Oamaru Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Essential Leadership Skills Management & Leadership 07 September 2021 1630990800 Queenstown Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Essential Leadership Skills Management & Leadership 09 September 2021 1631163600 Dunedin Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Essential Leadership Skills Management & Leadership 24 November 2021 1637733600 Invercargill Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Finance for Non-Financial Managers Business Development 25 January 2021 1611554400 Dunedin Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Finance for Non-Financial Managers Business Development 02 March 2021 1614664800 Queenstown Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Finance for Non-Financial Managers Business Development 13 May 2021 1620882000 Invercargill Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Finance for Non-Financial Managers Business Development 09 November 2021 1636437600 Dunedin Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Finance for Non-Financial Managers Business Development 25 November 2021 1637820000 Invercargill Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Four Quadrant Leadership Management & Leadership 12 - 13 April 2021 1618203600 Invercargill Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Four Quadrant Leadership Management & Leadership 14 - 15 June 2021 1623646800 Queenstown Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Four Quadrant Leadership Management & Leadership 09 - 10 August 2021 1628485200 Dunedin Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Hazard & Risk Management Health & Safety 17 March 2021 1615957200 Queenstown Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Hazard & Risk Management Health & Safety 11 June 2021 1623387600 Dunedin Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Hazard & Risk Management Health & Safety 03 November 2021 1635915600 Oamaru Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Health & Safety for Managers Health & Safety 05 March 2021 1614924000 Dunedin Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Health & Safety for Managers Health & Safety 28 April 2021 1619586000 Oamaru Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Health & Safety for Managers Health & Safety 12 May 2021 1620795600 Invercargill Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Health & Safety for Managers Health & Safety 05 July 2021 1625461200 Queenstown Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Health & Safety for Managers Health & Safety 01 November 2021 1635742800 Dunedin Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Health and Safety Representative Training - Stage 1 Health & Safety 01 - 02 February 2021 1612159200 Dunedin Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Health and Safety Representative Training - Stage 1 Health & Safety 01 - 02 February 2021 1612159200 Invercargill Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Health and Safety Representative Training - Stage 1 Health & Safety 09 - 10 February 2021 1612850400 Oamaru Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Health and Safety Representative Training - Stage 1 Health & Safety 15 - 16 February 2021 1613368800 Queenstown Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Health and Safety Representative Training - Stage 1 Health & Safety 02 - 03 March 2021 1614664800 Invercargill Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Health and Safety Representative Training - Stage 1 Health & Safety 08 - 09 March 2021 1615183200 Dunedin Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Health and Safety Representative Training - Stage 1 Health & Safety 15 - 16 March 2021 1615784400 Queenstown Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Health and Safety Representative Training - Stage 1 Health & Safety 08 - 09 April 2021 1617858000 Invercargill Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Health and Safety Representative Training - Stage 1 Health & Safety 08 - 09 April 2021 1617858000 Dunedin Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Health and Safety Representative Training - Stage 1 Health & Safety 27 - 28 April 2021 1619499600 Queenstown Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Health and Safety Representative Training - Stage 1 Health & Safety 29 - 30 April 2021 1619672400 Oamaru Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Health and Safety Representative Training - Stage 1 Health & Safety 03 - 04 May 2021 1620018000 Dunedin Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Health and Safety Representative Training - Stage 1 Health & Safety 10 - 11 May 2021 1620622800 Invercargill Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Health and Safety Representative Training - Stage 1 Health & Safety 24 - 25 May 2021 1621832400 Queenstown Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Health and Safety Representative Training - Stage 1 Health & Safety 31 - 01 June 2021 1622437200 Dunedin Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Health and Safety Representative Training - Stage 1 Health & Safety 09 - 10 June 2021 1623214800 Invercargill Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Health and Safety Representative Training - Stage 1 Health & Safety 21 - 22 June 2021 1624251600 Queenstown Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Health and Safety Representative Training - Stage 1 Health & Safety 28 - 29 June 2021 1624856400 Oamaru Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Health and Safety Representative Training - Stage 1 Health & Safety 05 - 06 July 2021 1625461200 Invercargill Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Health and Safety Representative Training - Stage 1 Health & Safety 05 - 06 July 2021 1625461200 Dunedin Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Health and Safety Representative Training - Stage 1 Health & Safety 29 - 30 July 2021 1627534800 Queenstown Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Health and Safety Representative Training - Stage 1 Health & Safety 02 - 03 August 2021 1627880400 Dunedin Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Health and Safety Representative Training - Stage 1 Health & Safety 09 - 10 August 2021 1628485200 Oamaru Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Health and Safety Representative Training - Stage 1 Health & Safety 10 - 11 August 2021 1628571600 Invercargill Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Health and Safety Representative Training - Stage 1 Health & Safety 30 - 31 August 2021 1630299600 Queenstown Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Health and Safety Representative Training - Stage 1 Health & Safety 06 - 07 September 2021 1630904400 Dunedin Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Health and Safety Representative Training - Stage 1 Health & Safety 13 - 14 September 2021 1631509200 Invercargill Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Health and Safety Representative Training - Stage 1 Health & Safety 27 - 28 September 2021 1632718800 Queenstown Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Health and Safety Representative Training - Stage 1 Health & Safety 18 - 19 October 2021 1634533200 Dunedin Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Health and Safety Representative Training - Stage 1 Health & Safety 21 - 22 October 2021 1634792400 Invercargill Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Health and Safety Representative Training - Stage 1 Health & Safety 28 - 29 October 2021 1635397200 Queenstown Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Health and Safety Representative Training - Stage 1 Health & Safety 04 - 05 November 2021 1636002000 Oamaru Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Health and Safety Representative Training - Stage 1 Health & Safety 22 - 23 November 2021 1637560800 Invercargill Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Health and Safety Representative Training - Stage 1 Health & Safety 22 - 23 November 2021 1637560800 Dunedin Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Health and Safety Representative Training - Stage 1 Health & Safety 29 - 30 November 2021 1638165600 Queenstown Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Implementing a Health & Safety System Health & Safety 09 August 2021 1628485200 Invercargill Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
In-depth Facebook Workshop Marketing & Digital Technology 18 March 2021 1616043600 Dunedin Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Leadership Through Change Management & Leadership 10 September 2021 1631250000 Dunedin Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Managing Machinery Risk Health & Safety 23 - 24 February 2021 1614060000 Invercargill Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Managing Machinery Risk Health & Safety 25 - 26 March 2021 1616648400 Queenstown Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Managing Machinery Risk Health & Safety 15 - 16 April 2021 1618462800 Dunedin Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Managing Machinery Risk Health & Safety 24 - 25 May 2021 1621832400 Oamaru Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Project Management Fundamentals Business Development 31 - 02 June 2021 1622437200 Dunedin Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Project Management Fundamentals Business Development 21 - 23 September 2021 1632200400 Invercargill Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Time and Self Management Personal Development 09 February 2021 1612850400 Dunedin Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Time and Self Management Personal Development 09 March 2021 1615269600 Oamaru Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Time and Self Management Personal Development 16 June 2021 1623819600 Queenstown Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Work Smarter - Not Harder Personal Development 01 March 2021 1614578400 Queenstown Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Work Smarter - Not Harder Personal Development 10 May 2021 1620622800 Dunedin Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Work Smarter - Not Harder Personal Development 14 May 2021 1620968400 Invercargill Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Work Smarter - Not Harder Personal Development 26 November 2021 1637906400 Invercargill Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association

Management Capability Development Fund Voucher

OSEA is registered to accept Management Capability Development Fund Vouchers.

The Capability Voucher co-funding helps enterprises to access business training and coaching services, by providing them with up to a 50% subsidy towards the service cost.

Management Capability Development Fund Vouchers are available through the Regional Business Partner (RBP) Growth Advisors.

Vouchers may be provided to a business where the Growth Advisors have identified a need for management training as part of an action plan to support the business owners to grow and innovate their businesses.

for more information on the Management Capability Development Voucher fund or to find your local Growth Advisor to to RBP website 


Our Training Partners

We manage and deliver training programmes on behalf of the Institute of Management New Zealand (IMNZ) and Export New Zealand in Otago and Southland; and, in conjunction with Enterprise Dunedin and the Otago Chamber of Commerce, are the Regional Business Partner in Otago and Central Otago for Business Mentors New Zealand, Callaghan Innovation and NZTE capability development vouchers. This enables our team to move between brands to deliver the most applicable service to each individual member.


Public Training Calendar

We offer a full calendar of public training programmes and workshops designed to provide businesses, managers, leaders, individuals and teams with the skills to achieve their business and life goals, develop personal skills and improve performance, productivity and effectiveness. The advantages of attending public programmes are that participants learn from our experienced facilitators as well as other course participants. Participants may complete different programmes at different levels, depending on their own level of experience.


Who Can Attend?

Our members have access to all our business training programmes and workshops at special member rates. The wider business community can also attend at the non-member rate.


In-house and Customised Training

All our public training programmes can be delivered in-house exclusively for your team when you need it. This offers you the flexibility, impact, confidentiality and expertise when, where and the way you need it, which maximizes your time and budget. We can also tailor a programme to your organisation's specific needs to address specific challenges and empower your staff. If the training you require is not listed, let us know and we can design, develop and deliver customised training solutions to meet your unique business needs.

"I found this course to be enormously beneficial for my role as a Project Manager at an Airport. The tools and principles taught covered the fundamentals with plenty of detail. I highly recommend this course to increase efficiency and reduce the costs of projects within a business" - Project Management Fundamentals

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Our comprehensive calendar of public training programmes is available to OSEA members and non-member organisations.

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