Workshops, Conferences & Classes

Intro to Screen Production

Get a taste of working in Screen Production industry. Practical lessons in camera and sound recording, editing and sound mixing from experienced professionals at our purpose-built studios Read more...

Science Roadshow

The Science Roadshow offers school children, their teachers and accompanying parents and wider public visitors an opportunity to explore various science and technology concepts by '€˜touch and feel'€™ Read more...

Italian Pasta Making Workshop

Pasta making workshop with Danny Brown. Learn how to make fantastic fresh pasta and traditional Italian sauces from expert pasta maker Danny Brown. Danny works as a chef at Black Barn Vineyards and owns his own business Danny'€™s Pastas Read more...

Dealing with Difficult People & Situations - Biz Trainers

Transform conflict and difficult situations with co-workers/customers into opportunities by equipping your staff with the skills and techniques required to manage these situations with confidence, professionalism, and pride Read more...

FrontLine Communications - The Voice of Selling

The Voice of Selling is a relationship selling programme specifically tailored to the needs of telephone based sales professionals Read more...

Otane Creative Workshops

This is our 1st Workshop weekend open to the public. It's going to be a weekend of fun '& learning Read more...

Food Waste Workshops

These workshops are held regularly throughout the year and cover the management of food waste using worm farms and bokashi composting systems Read more...

Thinking of Living in a Retirement Village?

The Commission for Financial Capability is running free seminars about living in retirement villages with support from the Retirement Villages Association and experienced legal practitioners Read more...

Undertanding Motivators & Influencing Opinion

Dietske Van Kessel teaches strategies that will help you understand what motivates people and how to influence their opinions Read more...

Hastings Mindfulness Course

'€œIn today's rush we all think too much - seek too much - want too much - and forget about the joy of just being Read more...

Science Roadshow

The Science Roadshow offers school children, their teachers and accompanying parents and wider public visitors an opportunity to explore various science and technology concepts by '€˜touch and feel'€™ Read more...

Meditation Practice

The Meditation and Mindfulness Practitioners' group, led by different practitioners, meets the first Sunday of every month. Everyone, regardless of experience, beliefs and practice, is welcome Read more...

Facing the Tiger - The Art of Having Brave Conversations

Facing the Tiger is a one-day course followed by a three-week follow-up program. It is designed for groups of up to 12 people and is suitable for employees at all levels, within all types of organisations Read more...

Healthy Baking Workshop

Making savoury and sweet treats that are gluten free, reduced or no-sugar and how to make certain recipes egg free or dairy free. Very delicious and nourishing at the same time Read more...

Crystal Singing Bowls & The Moon, Light and Sound Shower

Feeling it as '"Reunion'", with our Soul and Spiritual, which might be a promise once made in the past.... For the new stage of your journey, let us take a Shower of Light and Sound.. Read more...

Photoshop Nightclass

Photoshop is widely used by photographers and graphic artists to edit and re-touch images. Learn some of the most practical features of this powerful software Read more...

Management & Leadership Workshop - Business Training NZ Ltd

Learn how to run a successful team and how to make the transition from buddy to boss! Becoming a manager is hard enough and making the transition from buddy to boss is even tougher and comes with its own set of unique challenges Read more...

Photography Workshop

Learn the principles and practice of good digital photograpy. Duration: 2 Saturdays Dates: Saturday 3 and 10 October Cost: $165.00 Students must supply their own Digital Camera and USB to save work on: min 4GB Read more...

Customer Service Strategies - Business Training NZ Limited

A fantastic one day course to get staff communicating professionally and confidently with customers Read more...

Children's Art Classes

Fun classes for children to explore their creativity and experiment using a variety of medium- drawing, painting -watercolour and acrylic, printmaking, mixed media and clay modeling. Tuesday classes for children aged 5-11 years Read more...

Business Breakfast Series with Bernard Hickey

Ready for an update on the national and regional economic forecast? Yes!? Then join us and hear financial commentator Bernard Hickey explain why there's plenty of sunny spots amongst the headwinds Read more...

InDesign Nightclass

Learn how to use Adobe InDesign to design, layout text and images, to produce your own documents, and/or publish pamphlets, brochures and books. Duration: 7 weeks Dates: Thursdays, 15 October - 26 November Time: 6.00pm to 8.30pm Cost: $165 Read more...

Science Roadshow

The Science Roadshow offers school children, their teachers and accompanying parents and wider public visitors an opportunity to explore various science and technology concepts by '€˜touch and feel'€™ Read more...

Children's Art Classess

Fun classes for children to explore their creativity and experiment using a variety of medium. Drawing, painting-watercolour and acrylic, printmaking, mixed media and clay modeling. Tuesday classes for children aged 5-11 years Read more...

Science Roadshow

The Science Roadshow offers school children, their teachers and accompanying parents and wider public visitors an opportunity to explore various science and technology concepts by '€˜touch and feel'€™ Read more...

How to Run a Workshop

This workshop is ideal for artists and crafters who are keen to share their knowledge or create an income from their skills. From this workshop you will gain confidence to stand up in front of a group of people and share your knowledge Read more...

FrontLine Communications - Bridging the Generation Gap!

This Frontline Communications programme addresses the communication and motivation breakdown between most employers and their young employees Read more...

Mozzarella and Haloumi Workshop

In this three-hour long workshop you will learn how to make haloumi, mozzarella and quark.You will be taught by Chris van der Have of Farmhouse Kitchen Read more...

"7 Ways Transcendental Meditation Will Transform Your Life"

This Introductory Talk on Transcendental Meditation (TM) is free and will explain what TM is, what its benefits are in terms of health and mental potential and some of the scientific research that verifies its benefits Read more...

Real Food, Real People, Real Life - Yoga and Good Eating

Yoga and Good Eating Retreat This fabulous 2 day workshop is based on achievable healthy eating and gentle yoga to support good health and weight reduction. Led by Registered Health Psychologist Amberley Meredith M.Sc Read more...

Cooking Classes

Crab Farm Winery presents Cooking Classes with our Chef Lisa Jardine. Come and learn how to make a delicious meal in our kitchen and then enjoy with a sample of wine in our rustic restaurant Read more...

Health and Safety Reform Bill Seminar

The waiting is over! On 24 July, the Select Committee reported back to Parliament on the H'&S Reform Bill and suggested a number of changes that will affect the application of the Bill within workplaces Read more...

Foot Joint Mobilisation

When upright, the body is reliant on the foot for balance and stability. If any of the 28 bones in the feet are incorrectly aligned (or subluxed) the whole body is affected Read more...

Children's Holiday Workshops

Week One Tuesday 29 September 10.30-12.15 Maori musical instrument '€“ Gold coin donation 1.30-3.15 Fantasy Hats '€“ $15 Wednesday 30 September 10.30-12.15 Wax pictures '€“ $15 1.30-3 Read more...

FrontLine Communications - Communicating with L.O.V.E

Frontline Communications - '€˜Communicating With L.O.V.E.'€™ (Listen, Observe, Verify and Engage). Fundamental communication skills training for frontline staff in the digital age Read more...

Managing Your Export Risk Roadshow

Join ExportNZ, ASB, QBE Insurance and Export Credit Office for a roadshow on how to manage your risk when trading offshore. More details to follow. Contact Amanda Liddle on amanda@exportnz.org.nz or ph 835 2528 Read more...

Access Money Talk

Money Talk What could you change about your money situation today with ease? This is a 2 hour talk by Certified Access Consciousness Facilitator Greg Bryers Read more...

Homeopathic Short Course for Accidents & Emergencies

This 4 hour short course is ideal for parents, athletes, coaches or the accident prone! After a brief introduction to homeopathy you will learn how and when to use this effective and natural medicine Read more...