2. Becoming a Confident Leader

Relevant to: Course length: Eligible for assistance?
New or existing team leader
New or existing supervisor
2 Days NZTE Capability
Development voucher may apply

Are you leading as well as managing?

Confident leaders not only get things done on time, but they also inspire and motivate their team members to grow and develop, and their teams to achieve at a high level.

This two-day course is designed for Managers who have learned and can apply the fundamental concepts of management and are ready to hone their leadership skills to get their team and team members realising their full potential.

Learning Outcomes:

Over the course of the day, you will;

  • Learn about yourself and how to adapt your behaviour to successfully position yourself in relation to what others need and expect of you.
  • Understand the principles of leadership vs management
  • Understand motivation and how to get the best out of others
  • Develop clear expectations that leave no doubt about what is expected and what good performance looks like.
  • Learn how to approach conflict and or difficult conversations with confidence and skill to keep outcomes on track and maintain positive relationships.


Two day course, 9am – 4pm

Includes workbook, arrival tea or coffee, morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea.

Course Details

Date Time City Venue
28-29 Oct 2020 9am – 9am Nelson Trailways Hotel
24-25 Nov 2020 9am – 4pm Wellington Business Central
9-10 Dec 2020 9am – 4pm Palmerston North Caccia Birch
16-17 Feb 2021 9am – 4pm Napier Business Hub
23-24 Feb 2021 9am – 4pm Palmerston North Caccia Birch
7-8 Apr 2021 9am – 4pm Gisborne Emerald Hotel
12-13 Apr 2021 9am – 4pm Wellington Business Central
6-7 Jul 2021 9am – 4pm Nelson Trailways Hotel

Please note: If the courses you wish to attend are not scheduled in your region, or if the dates do not work for you and your team, we are happy to provide bespoke training. We can easily facilitate in house or explore a digital option for you and your business. Training when you want it how you want it.  Please contact Rena Day our Programmes and Capability Manager Rena Day Rena.Day@businesscentral.org.nz who will be happy to discuss your training needs and provide a solution.

NZTE Capability Development Voucher Scheme

This Course has qualified for the NZTE Capability Development Voucher Scheme.


Small and medium size 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.

Business Central is an accredited provider of the NZTE Capability Development Voucher scheme and approved businesses will receive a voucher for up to 50% of the total workshop cost. The voucher amount is dependent on the price of the training or workshop.

To check if you are eligible for this scheme please follow the link below.

NZTE Business Capability Development Scheme


Prices indicated are per person.

Members: $699+ GST

Non Members: $899 + GST


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Cancellation Policy: Cancellations must be received 10 clear working days prior to the event. Cancellations after this time and ‘no-shows’ on the day will be charged the full invoice amount. Substitutions are permitted if you can no longer attend.