Why Choose NZIS?


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.  

Learn in small classes

Our small classes, awesome tutors and fun sporting environment will help you get the skills and qualifications you need to move into the industry.

Gain real-world experience

With work experience opportunities, we'll introduce you to employers, industry professionals and sports leaders to help get you ready for a career.

Train in our onsite gym

As part of your course, you’ll get to train in our huge purpose-built onsite gym, and be outdoors in a fun sporting environment.

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. 





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