New Zealand Certificate in Business, Team Leadership

Overview – Team Leadership

The New Zealand Certificate in Business, Team Leadership, offers learners the empowering skills to lead with confidence. Equip your organisation’s leaders with the necessary tools for success with this course.

It is ideal for both those taking on a new managerial role involving people management and for seasoned managers who could benefit from a comprehensive refresher, especially if they haven’t received any formal training in the past.




In the workplace

NZQA qualification


Best for

Early leaders, or a refresher




On application

Te Pukenga enrolment / NZQA fee of $155 + GST

Graduates from this programme will be able to:

  • Effectively communicate and deliver clear instructions
  • Understand different leadership styles
  • Use techniques to motivate individual team members
  • Understand what is required to build an effective team
  • Give constructive feedback to their team
  • Apply on-the-job training skills, prioritise tasks and increase performance
  • Communicate their organisation’s vision and values


  • The format of delivery is flexible depending on your organisation’s needs. For example, 6 x 2-day block courses at spaced intervals, ongoing weekly delivery or a one-week intensive programme.
  • Training delivery is on-site at your organisation and we are able to deliver this programme nationwide.

Talk to our team for more details

Contact Sarah Balfour at Upskills on 021 969 642 to find out more.

He aha te kai a te rangatira? He kōrero, he kōrero, he kōrero.
What is the food of the leader? It is knowledge. It is communication.

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