January 2022

Southland Business Excellence Awards 2021

Friday 28 January

5.00pm - 11.59pm

, Invercargill

Recognising and celebrating the brilliance of our local businesses and business people.

POSTPONED New Member Mixer - Fiordland

Monday 31 January

11.30am - 12.30pm

, Te Anau

We welcome our Fiordland new members to meet the Chamber team over a coffee.

February 2022

BNZ Biz Bites - Get your business ahead faster in 2022

Wednesday 02 February

12.00pm - 1.00pm

, Invercargill

Get your business ahead faster in 2022

POSTPONED New Member Mixer

Thursday 03 February

10.00am - 11.00am

, Invercargill

New members are invited to attend a morning tea with the Chamber team.

Off the Clock

Thursday 10 February

4.30pm - 6.00pm

, Invercargill

Welcome to our monthly "Off the Clock" happy hour drinks! This is a casual get together for our members - with no agenda. You are welcome to bring your colleagues, a client, your partner or a friend.

Leadership Academy - FULLY BOOKED

Friday 11 February - Friday 01 April

9.00am - 11.00am

, Invercargill

The purpose of this programme, which is completed over eight weeks, is to provide leaders with the opportunity to build leadership capabilities through their own personal development and by learning from the experience of others.

ILT Langlands Hotel Hard Hat Tour - FULLY BOOKED

Tuesday 15 February

4.00pm - 5.00pm

, Invercargill

ILT invites you for a walk through the new The Langlands Hotel.

Westpac Smarts - Michael Barnett

Thursday 17 February

1.00pm - 2.30pm

, Invercargill

Southland Business Chamber together with Westpac invite you to the Westpac Smarts speaker event with Michael Barnett, CEO of Auckland Business Chamber.

March 2022

Project Management - The fundamentals

Tuesday 01 March

4.30pm - 6.30pm

, Invercargill

Nick Hamlin from Maxis Projects - on the fundamentals of Project Management

St John Mental Health First Aid Course

Wednesday 16 March

8.30am - 4.30pm

, Invercargill

Learn how to identify, understand and respond to signs of mental health issues in work colleagues, friends and family members.

Time & Self Management

Thursday 17 March

9.00am - 5.00pm

, Invercargill

Making the moments matter. Some of us forget what matters most. We get distracted by the smallest deviation and continuously find ourselves caught up in the urgent, losing sight of the important.

Performance Management

Friday 18 March

9.00am - 5.00pm

, Invercargill

"The standard we ignore or excuse, is the standard we set." Attendees will learn how to confidently and competently take an employee through a clearly defined 4-step Performance Management Process with the confidence to know they are following the law whilst treating their staff with dignity and fairness.

Project Management - PRINCE2® Foundation Course

Monday 21 March - Wednesday 23 March

8.15am - 5.00pm

, Invercargill

Receive the full PRINCE2® curriculum and recognised qualification. This intensive three-day Foundation course is delivered through presentations, discussions, exercises and exam practice.

Project Management - PRINCE2® Practitioner Course

Thursday 24 March - Friday 25 March

8.15am - 5.00pm

, Invercargill

The two-day Practitioner course follows the Foundation course and uses scenario-based training focusing on the application of PRINCE2® under different project environments and scenarios.

St John Mental Health First Aid Course - NFP

Friday 25 March

8.30am - 4.30pm

, Invercargill

St John Mental Health First Aid Course is exclusively offered to Southland not for profit organisations / charities.  One has a migraine. One has depression. Can you tell the difference?

Essentials of Leadership

Thursday 31 March - Friday 01 April

9.00am - 4.30pm

, Invercargill

This Essentials of Leadership course is designed to teach participants new to leadership (0-3 years’ experience) the skills they need to effectively lead their teams. The course focuses on how to apply theoretical concepts to practical situations at work in line with the 70:20:10 model.

April 2022

Leadership Academy - Gore

Friday 29 April - Friday 17 June

9.00am - 11.00am

, Gore

The purpose of this programme, which is completed over eight weeks, is to provide leaders with the opportunity to build leadership capabilities through their own personal development and by learning from the experience of others.

May 2022

Legacy Leadership

Thursday 12 May - Friday 13 May

9.00am - 5.00pm

, Invercargill

Legacy Leadership provides practical and useful leadership tools, tips, and techniques that ensure that those who do rise to positions of influence leave an enduring legacy of hope, happiness, and prosperity.

June 2022

Leadership Academy - Otautau

Tuesday 14 June - Tuesday 26 July

7.00pm - 9.00pm

, Otautau

The purpose of this programme, which is completed over seven weeks, is to provide leaders with the opportunity to build leadership capabilities through their own personal development and by learning from the experience of others.

July 2022

Time & Self Management

Thursday 07 July

9.00am - 5.00pm

, Invercargill

Making the moments matter. Some of us forget what matters most. We get distracted by the smallest deviation and continuously find ourselves caught up in the urgent, losing sight of the important.

Courageous Conversations - NEW

Friday 08 July

9.00am - 5.00pm

, Invercargill

The Courageous Conversations workshop provides an opportunity to visit some of the core models that encourage bravery when dealing with non-compliance, poor performance, or negative attitudes in the workplace. It has been designed to maximise 100% engagement and will therefore focus on real workplace scenarios, highly interactive case studies, roleplays, and critical self-reflection exercises.

August 2022

Leadership Academy

Friday 05 August - Friday 23 September

9.00am - 11.00am

, Invercargill

The purpose of this programme, which is completed over eight weeks, is to provide leaders with the opportunity to build leadership capabilities through their own personal development and by learning from the experience of others.

September 2022

Legacy Leadership

Thursday 15 September - Friday 16 September

9.00am - 5.00pm

, Invercargill

Legacy Leadership provides practical and useful leadership tools, tips, and techniques that ensure that those who do rise to positions of influence leave an enduring legacy of hope, happiness, and prosperity.