Training and development

Active Canterbury is passionate about supporting local activity providers and seeing community programmes and initiatives thrive.

On this page you will find information about relevant training opportunities on offer including those brought to you by Active Canterbury. We fund a series of FREE workshops and seminars each year to support the great work our local providers do!

Workshops are typically oversubscribed so register today to secure your place!

Upcoming local training opportunities

Join Active Canterbury for an afternoon of ideas at this summer workshop for activity providers on Saturday 23rd February 2019.

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Join award winning fitness presenters, Maria Teresa Stone and Marietta Mehanni as they share their experience and knowledge with Christchurch group exercise instructors.

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Register now for this course for community organisations or individuals to learn the basics of running an exercise programme in March 2019.

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Exercise as Medicine NZ is launching a certification course in Auckland and Christchurch in March 2019 - in conjunction with Exercise NZ and REPs NZ.

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This half-day Christchurch roadshow is designed to help grow and support your business in the New Zealand exercise industry.

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Save the date for Active Canterbury's 2019 workshops

The following Active Canterbury workshops are confirmed:

  • Saturday 23rd February 2019; and
  • Saturday 13th June 2019.

All workshops will be held from 12.30 to 4.30pm. Registrations will open around 8 weeks before the day of the workshop.

Find out about other upcoming training

Connect with Catch Fitness to find out about education and training opportunites for activity providers.

Free and discounted online training is available from the Australian Fitness Network to REPs members.

Find REPs approved Continuing Professionals Development (CPD) courses.

Skills Active provides training to teach, support and lead groups and individuals at any stage of their exercise journey.

Videos from previous Active Canterbury workshops