The New Zealand Institute of Sport is the leading education provider for people who have a passion for the sport, fitness, health and recreation industry. We pride ourselves in developing the next generation of personal trainers, sports coaches, future service uniform officers and sports leaders.
New Zealand Institute of Sport was established in 1996 providing students with a practical pathway to success. We have evolved alongside the rapidly expanding industry of health, fitness, sport and recreation to provide relevant courses from Level 2 to Level 6.
In January 2020, the New Zealand Institute of Sport amalgamated with New Zealand Management Academies. New Zealand Institute of Sport is now one of the trading names for the registered PTE New Zealand Management Academies (NZMA). Your enrolment is with New Zealand Management Academies Ltd and your qualification is issued by the New Zealand Management Academies (NZMA), which is a Category 1 provider, the highest rating a School can be awarded by the Government.
Our goal is to deliver high quality sports-based programmes that provide opportunities for all those with a passion for sport, so they can work towards their full potential. We inspire our learners with a dynamic and out-of-your-seat approach to learning with courses that engage directly with industry and communities, building real life experiences and relevant skills. We strive to provide effective culturally relevant learning environment to meet the needs of the individual, the industry, and the wider community with a commitment to Pasifika and Māori communities.
We enhance the personal employment and sporting opportunities of learners by providing holistic, innovative courses with purpose-built training and exercise facilities, latest equipment and performance lab. Our dedicated industry tutors strive to provide an environment where students are both supported and challenged to meet industry requirements while learning the skills that employers are looking for or preparing for higher education.
The New Zealand Institute of Sport is New Zealand’s premium sport and fitness school located in Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch. We are a member of the NZMA family, a Category One Provider, and form part of the largest education group in New Zealand, UP Education.