Workshops and Training Programmes

Local opportunities to increase skills, knowledge and capability in your business

Great South can connect your business with training workshops and opportunities that will build capability and increase the pace of innovation. 


Upcoming workshops

Refresh your marketing workshop

20 October 2020
Gore, Croydon Lodge

21 October 2020
Invercargill, Kelvin Hotel

Join us for this practical workshop to help you evaluate and refocus your marketing tools and strategies for now and the future. Fully funded, so no cost to you, this workshop will be hosted by Marijke Dunselman from Smartraining.

Register your place
Please use Refresh your marketing in the email subject line when registering

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Digital Marketing Deep Dive
16 October 2020
Stewart Island Community Centre

Join Darren Craig, founder of Fully Charged Media - a digital growth agency based out of Queenstown, for a workshop on real-world, proven, digital marketing training. With over 20 years’ experience in the tech and marketing industry, Darren is a specialist in digital assessments, strategy, paid advertising and data and analytics

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Training Programmes

From improving performance and eliminating inefficiencies, through to accelerating software and product development we can connect you with suitable training programmes including:

  • Better by Lean 
    Eliminate waste in your business and improve your customer’s experience  
  • Build for Speed 
    Accelerate software product development and deliver successful project outcomes  
  • Driving Innovation
    Change cultures and mindsets, unchain product development and increase your pace of innovation 
  • Innovation IP
    Identify your IP assets, manage them strategically and maximise their value 


Many of these programmes are subsidised or are eligible for funding so contact one of our Business Growth Advisors below for more information: 

For more information, please contact the Great South Business Growth Advisors at business@greatsouth.nz 

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