Welcome to NZIM, the home of leadership

With over 76 years of experience, the New Zealand Institute of Management and Leadership has supported thousands of leaders to improve their performance through our commitment to share and impart knowledge and by placing value on your mahi.


Unlock your leadership potential with our range of courses.

  • SkillBOX

    NZIM SkillBOX courses are a series of one-day courses that are exclusive to NZIM subscribers. SkillBOX is designed to equip your team with core skills and techniques for effective communication, engagement and teamwork.
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  • Leadership Academy

    Develop your leadership capabilities with People Performance, Personal Capability and Senior Leadership programmes, preferential rates for NZIM subscribers. Available in Christchurch and selected programmes in Auckland.
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  • NZIM Emerging Leaders

    An accelerated development pathway for ambitious young leaders in this 3-module, market-leading programme. Gain knowledge and share experience as you understand your own influence, effective leadership and strategic vision.
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Welcome to NZIM

Partner with us

Become an NZIM Member and be part of a network committed to developing leaders of the future.

  • NZIM Corporate Subscription

    Join a robust network of future-focused NZ businesses, access essential engagement and communication skills workshops, develop enhanced leadership capability, and tailored organisation learning through an NZIM Corporate Subscription.
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  • NZIM Professional Membership

    A professional membership provides you with access to leadership education, coaching and business networking. Build vitality into your career and demonstrate your commitment to excellence by becoming a member.
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Our Corporate Partners

  • The Flooring Centre
  • Whitestone Cheese
  • SKOPE Industries
  • Cookie Time
  • Calder Stewart

We offer a wide range of courses and programmes that cater to individuals at different stages of their career, from entry-level to executive level. Our courses cover topics such as leadership, communication, management, strategy, finance and HR.

When you participate in our courses, you will benefit from the expertise of our experienced facilitators, gain practical skills and knowledge that you can apply to your job and increase your self-awareness as a communicator.

Whether you are looking to advance your career or improve your organisation's performance, our courses are designed to help you develop the skills and knowledge you need to succeed in today's rapidly changing business environment.


Cohort-based learning, trending now

In 2016 NZIM launched the Emerging Leaders programme, eight years on and there is a robustness to the programme that goes beyond the core content. Each year almost 100 developing leaders come together to connect, learn and grow.

Our Learning and Development Manager, Therese La Porte explores the added value in learning as a cohort.

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