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.

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View our extensive range of training courses here.

 

Looking for a training course?

Training Course Category Date StartDate City / Town Spaces Available Brand
Accident Investigation Health & Safety 07 December 2018 1544162400 Dunedin Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Building on Health & Safety Representative Training - Stage 2 Health & Safety 03 - 04 December 2018 1543816800 Dunedin Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Essential Leadership Skills - NEW! Management & Leadership 27 November 2018 1543298400 Dunedin Fully
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Essential Leadership Skills - NEW! Management & Leadership 24 January 2019 1548309600 Dunedin Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Finance for Non-Financial Managers Business Development 29 - 30 November 2018 1543471200 Dunedin Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Health and Safety Representative Training - Stage 1 Health & Safety 29 - 30 November 2018 1543471200 Queenstown Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Health and Safety Representative Training - Stage 1 Health & Safety 10 - 11 December 2018 1544421600 Invercargill Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Planning, Problem Solving and Decision Making - NEW! Business Development 28 November 2018 1543384800 Dunedin Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Simon Bridges Members Briefing OSEA Events 29 November 2018 1543471200 Dunedin Yes Otago Southland Employers' Association
Strategic Management Management & Leadership 26 November 2018 1543212000 Invercargill Yes IMNZ

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

Case Studies
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Beloved Gibbston cheese company taps into tasty trend

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Make the most of our extensive training and development tools to help your business succeed.

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Training Courses

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

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Customised Programmes

We can deliver any of our courses at your workplace, or tailor a programme to meet your needs.

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Professional Development

Improve performance, productivity and effectiveness with professional development for your people.

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Business Mentoring

Our specialist staff and business mentor partners can assist your business to grow and succeed.

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