Our industries work hard and play hard. There's always lots happening. Come check out our workshops, awards and industry events.
This title goes to a high-potential trainee who has gained skills and qualifications that will help them improve the wellbeing of New Zealanders, through the medium of sport, recreation or performing arts.
Skills Active supports two awards for the exercise industry. These are presented at the NZ Exercise Industry Awards.
The Māori Sports Scholarship recognises promising young Māori sportspeople, and provides support for their endeavours in both the sporting and academic realms.
This scholarship recognises and celebrates the achievements of volunteers who give their time to support the community and help shape the sport, recreation or performing arts.
This scholarship recognises small and medium businesses that demonstrate a strong commitment to promoting knowledge and skill development for their staff, in order to meet current and future workforce challenges.
The Supreme Award for Outdoor Recreation recognises an individual who has demonstrated outstanding leadership in the outdoor recreation and education sector.
MTNZ in-person events cancelled for 2020
Postponed until 2021
10-11 September | Christchurch
Postponed to 24-26 November 2021 | Christchurch
11-13 November | Blenheim
TBA | Auckland
SHAC takes place every two years. Next conference is in 2021.
19-21 August 2020 | Palmerston North
All new assessors need to attend an assessor workshop as part of their training.