Coaching Development

It is important that our Tri NZ Accredited Coaches have the opportunity to continually develop.  Below is a list of coach-specific development opportunities by region.  Please email info@triathlon.kiwi if there are opportunities you know about that are not listed below.  This is by no means an exhaustive list, make sure you are part of the Tri NZ coaching facebook page to keep up-to-date with opportunities as they arise.

Coaching Development Opportunities

Sport NZ

  • Coaching Guide, Click here for more information.

Sport Tutor

  • Variety of online workshops, Click here for more information.

Drug Free Sport NZ

  • Online workshops Levels 1, 2, and 3, Click here for more information.

Cycling NZ

  • Coaching courses and workshops offered throughout NZ, Click here for more information.

Swimming NZ

  • Coaching courses and workshops offered throughout NZ, Click here for more information.

Skills Active

  • Various coaching courses offered through a variety of providers, Click here for more information.

Training Peaks

Ironman University

ITU

Northtec

  • Certificate in Sport & Recreation LV5
  • Diploma in Sport & Recreation LV6
  • Bachelor in Sport & Recreation LV7
  • Workplace First Aid
  • Comprehensive First Aid
  • Click here for more information

Aktive

  • Equip yourself for coaching greatness and know that you’re leading safe, effective, fun and inspirational coaching sessions that your players will love. Your road as a coach has no limits, the development never stops and you can choose where and how far you want to go.
  • Click here for more information.

Harbour Sport

  • The CSI programme provides the ability for coaches at schools and clubs to receive support and resources to invest in coaching related initiatives, including coach development, recruitment, and coach retention with the support of their Coach Developer.
  • Click here for more information.

Sport Waitakere

  • Sport Waitakere support and develop West Auckland community coaches. We support coaches across all sporting codes and coaches within the Sport NZ Community Coaching Plan; foundation, development, and performance communities.
  • Click here for more information.

Sport Auckland

  • Sport Auckland deliver are range of generic coach workshops for coaches of all codes. Workshops can be tailor made to suit your needs or you can choose from some of our most popular ones
  • Click here for more information.

Counties Manukau Sport

  • The Coaches Club Programme, Click here for more information.

UNITEC

  • Unitec’s range of sport programmes sets you up to discover, or even create, your dream job in this fast moving and exciting industry.
  • Click here for more information.

AUT

  • AUT’s sport and recreation programmes are developed through world-leading research and with New Zealand’s top sport and exercise industry partners.
  • Click here for more information.

MIT

  • Sport, Recreation and Exercise Science, Click here for more information.

Auckland University

  • Become a leader in the fast-growing world of Sports Coaching and Education and turn your passion for sport into a career.
  • Click here for more information.

Sport Waikato

  • Sport Waikato manage a number of programmes within the healthy lifestyles, recreation and community sport areas. From the Performance Coach Advance (PCA) programme which aims to improve the quality of coaches working with talented pre-elite 15-21 year old athletes, to upskilling coaches at all levels.
  • Click here for more information.

Wintec

  • Certificate in Exercise LV4 1 Semester
  • Certificate in Exercise LV5 1 Semester
  • Bachelor of Sport & Exercise Science LV7 3 yr
  • Graduate Diploma in Sport & Exercise Science LV7
  • Master of Sport & Exercise Science 2 yr LV9
  • Certificate in Outdoor Adventure and Recreation LV4
  • Intro to massage
  • Anthropometry
  • Click here for more information.

University of Waikato

  • The Sport Development and Coaching major is based on an innovative combination of pedagogical and sociological studies of sport and active recreation.
  • Click here for more information.

Waikato Institute for Leisure and Sport Studies

  • WILSS is a private training establishment with NZQA and national recognized certificates. We have strong relationship with key organizations like Sport Waikato.
  • Click here for more information.

Sport Bay of Plenty

  • Coach & Talent Development, Click here for more information.
  • Online coaching modules, Click here for more information.
  • Baytrust coaching passport, Click here for more information.

Toi Ohomai Polytechnic

  • Toi Ohomai’s sports courses introduce you to a range of topics including structural anatomy, physiology, nutrition and sports psychology and their application in a sport and exercise setting.
  • Click here for more information.

Sport Taranaki

  • Sport Taranaki has developed a regional coaching plan with a core belief that coaching is all about the participant or athlete receiving the support they need to enjoy their sport and fulfil their potential at whatever level that may be. To be able to deliver on this belief, Taranaki needs capable coaches at all stages of the participant and athlete pathway.
  • Click here for more information.

Western Institute of Technology at Taranaki

  • National Certificate in Fitness
  • Click here for more information.

Sport Whanganui

  • Sport Whanganui leads the regional Coach Developer Trainer programme – the Coach Developer Trainer programme is a Sport NZ coach pathway. The CDT is for coaches with experience and aspiration.
  • Click here for more information.

Sport Gisborne

  • Coaches passport is a programme unique to Sport Gisborne Tairawhiti. It encourages local coaches to take charge of their own coaching development through three levels of locally delivered coach training.
  • Click here for more information.

EIT, Tairawhiti

  • EIT’s Recreation & Sport programmes are designed for people aiming to become highly qualified professionals in recreation, sport & exercise science, sport coaching, sport/leisure management & leaders in the health and fitness industry.
  • Click here for more information.

Sport Hawkes Bay

  • Wherever you fit on the coaching continuum Sport Hawke’s Bay can provide opportunities for you to upgrade your coaching skill set
  • Click here for more information.

EIT, Tairawhiti

  • EIT’s Recreation & Sport programmes are designed for people aiming to become highly qualified professionals in recreation, sport & exercise science, sport coaching, sport/leisure management & leaders in the health and fitness industry.
  • Click here for more information.

Sport Manawatu

  • Whether you are starting out as a new coach, or having been coaching for years, Sport Manawatu offers different coaching programmes to help develop and support your coaching skills.
  • Click here for more information.

UCOL

  • The sport and exercise field offers many possibilities with exciting careers available to skilled and motivated people.
  • Click here for more information.

Massey University

Sport Wellington

New Zealand Institute of Sport

Weltec

Sport Tasman

NMIT

  • Introduction to sport and fitness fundamentals, Click here for more information.
  • Diploma in Sport and Recreation, Click here for more information.

University of Canterbury

  • Bachelor of Sport / Coaching, Click here for more information.

Sport Canterbury

  • Sport Canterbury supports the provision of quality coaches by offering education and training.
  • Click here for more information.

Sport Otago

  • Coach Education sessions are offered throughout the year or can be organised by request from a school, club or other interested group.
  • Click here for more information.

Otago Polytechnic

  • Physical activity and wellbeing, Click here for more information.

Sport Southland

  • From networking opportunities to workshops and sessions with experts to support when you’re just starting out, you should find what you’re looking for here.
  • Click here for more information.

Southland Institute of Technology

  • From the fundamentals of fitness to the science of sporting success, studying Sport, Exercise and Recreation at SIT will give you the start you need for a career in the industry.
  • Click here for more information.