Training & Courses

Training/Workshops

The list here is of Training Courses or Workshops which are held from time to time, and can be seen as a source of general information.

Sequence is alphabetical on Area and Subject

Area   National Our Ref:  TR01A10 To certificate, diploma, degree and post-graduate levels.
Subject  Bible studies
Convenor  Bible College of New Zealand
Location  Private Bag 93-104, Henderson, Auckland - 221 Lincoln Road, Henderson, Auckland
Contact  
Phone  0800-999777/(09) 836-7800
E-mail
 admin@bcnz.ac.nz
Fax  (09) 836-7801
Web Site
 http://www.bcnz.ac.nz/
 
Area   National Our Ref:  TR06A02 Mediumship: The gift of Mediumship is a responsibility and the discipline equal to any university degree. Auras: Understanding the Aura, what it is, what its for and how to see an Aura. Basic Tools: Basic tools is an introduction to Psychic and spiritual development. It is the solid foundations upon which to build. Laid well you will build a strong dwelling for the spirit within. All courses are on line.
Subject  Mediumship, Auras, etc.
Convenor  Door of Light
Location  
Contact  Debra Potroz
Phone  
E-mail
 dvinedeb@hotmail.com
Fax  
Web Site
 http://www.dooroflight.souldirections.biz/
 
Area  Auckland Our Ref:  TR04A01 A free introduction to Homeopathy is available for any group of at least 6 people in the South Auckland area. Please ring Angela to arrrange.
Subject  An Introduction to Homeopathy
Convenor  Angela TePaire - Holistic Healing
Location  Papakura, South Auckland
Contact  Angela
Phone  (09) 299-7182
E-mail
 angela@tepaire.no
Fax  
Web Site
 http://www.tepaire.no
 
Area  Auckland Our Ref:  TR01A13
Subject  Astrology
Convenor  astrologyschool.com
Location  PO Box 31-210, Milford, Auckland
Contact  Carol Squires
Phone  (09) 410-0097
E-mail
 caros@astrologyschool.com
Fax  (09) 410-0090
Web Site
 http://www.astrologyschool.com/
 
Area  Auckland Our Ref:  TR01A11
Subject  Creativity & Soul Centred Education
Convenor  Wings
Location  PO Box 41-048, St Lukes, Auckland
Contact  Suzanne Vesty
Phone  (09) 828-2709
E-mail
 vesty@wings.co.nz
Fax  (09) 828-2709
Web Site
 http://www.wings.co.nz/
 
Area  Auckland Our Ref:  TR03A01 Dances of Universal Peace are held in Manukau on the 2nd and last Monday of each month. The Dances use simple music, lyrics, and movements to touch the spiritual essence within ourselves and others. No musical or dance experience of any kind is required and everyone is welcomed to join in.
Subject  Dances of Universal Peace
Convenor  Gay Brice
Location  2nd Monday at Flat Bush Hall, Manukau, last Monday at Friendship House, Manukau
Contact  Gay Brice
Phone  (09) 250-1600
E-mail
 flower_power2211@yahoo.com.au
Fax  
Web Site
 http://www.dancesofuniversalpeace.org/
 
Area  Auckland Our Ref:  TR03A03 Dances of Universal Peace are held in Auckland on the 1st and 3rd Monday of each month. The Dances use simple music, lyrics, and movements to touch the spiritual essence within ourselves and others. No musical or dance experience of any kind is required and everyone is welcomed to join in.
Subject  Dances of Universal Peace
Convenor  Tara Lorrie
Location  St Barnabas Church Hall, Mt Eden Road, Mt Eden, Auckland
Contact  Tara Lorrie
Phone  (07) 868-8798
E-mail
 temoata@xtra.co.nz
Fax  
Web Site
 http://www.dancesofuniversalpeace.org/
 
Area  Auckland Our Ref:  TR13A01 The Association provides free weekly classes to the public exploring the contemporary Gnostic tradition. Each week consists of a lecture and meditation practice with exercises that students can try at home. We have study centres in Auckland and Christchurch and run regular retreats for students.
Subject  Gnostic Studies
Convenor  The Association for Gnostic Studies
Location  
Contact  Trent and Melanie McHugh
Phone  021-1239-648
E-mail
 nzgnosis@gmail.com
Fax  
Web Site
 http://www.gnosisnewzealand.com
 
Area  Auckland Our Ref:  TR01A05
Subject  Introduction to Philosophy
Convenor  The School of Philosophy
Location  P.O. Box 8433, Auckland
Contact  
Phone  (09) 630 2703
E-mail
 enquiries@philosophy.school.nz
Fax  
Web Site
 http://www.philosophy.school.nz
 
Area  Auckland Our Ref:  TR01A14
Subject  Meditation - both secular and Buddhist
Convenor  Shambhala Centre
Location  35 Scarborough Terrace, Parnell, Auckland. Postal: P O Box 106-265, Auckland
Contact  Helen Bennett
Phone  (09) 309-7998
E-mail
 helenb@paradise.net.nz
Fax  
Web Site
 http://homepages.msn.com/dharmadr/dlugose/
 
Area  Auckland Our Ref:  TR14A01 Did you know 95% of everything you think, do, say, feel and believe originates in your subconscious? PSYCH-KŪ is a unique and direct way to transform limiting subconscious beliefs that perpetuate old habits of thinking and behaving which impact the mental emotional and physical, into life-affirming beliefs that empower us to experience what we prefer. Improve health, vitality, serenity; decrease emotional/physical pain; reduce stress, anxiety, sleep problems; dissolve disease processes; develop relationships you desire; increase wellbeing; improve communication; increase sports performance; release post-traumatic stress; eliminate destructive habits (e.g. addictions). To book a PSYCH-K session, learn the PSYCH-K method or for workshops, email chrissydiamond@gmail.com or call 021-577137.
Subject  PSYCH-K
Convenor  Holistic Alignment
Location  C/o NZ College of Massage, 382-386 Manukau Rd, Epsom, Auckland
Contact  Chrissy Diamond
Phone  021-577-137
E-mail
 chrissydiamond@gmail.com
Fax  
Web Site
 http://holisticalignment.co.nz/
 
Area  Auckland Our Ref:  TR01A01
Subject  Shamanic Healing Training
Convenor  Academy of Shamanic Studies (NZ)
Location  P O Box 5417, Auckland
Contact  Jan Natusch
Phone  (09) 521-5366
E-mail
 learning@shamanic.ac.nz
Fax  
Web Site
 http://www.shamanic.ac.nz/
 
Area  Auckland Our Ref:  TR04A02 After attending the Introduction to Personal Spirituality course, or if you feel you have the basics down pat already - we invite you to join a fortnightly group created to further develop our spirituality - in real ways - with hands on trials and passionate discussion. Focus in this group is on developing yourself mentally, physically, socially and spiritually. Gain a greater understanding of Universal Laws, Karma, the Afterlife, Personal Empowerment, working with guides, developing psychic awareness, and manifesting the things you really want in your life. We will meet fortnightly from May 20th, 2004. Fees: None (except for certain guest speakers).
Subject  Spirit Storm - A continuing fortnightly group
Convenor  Spirit Storm
Location  241 Glamorgan Drive, Torbay, Auckland
Contact  Lisa Wood
Phone  (09) 473-2212
E-mail
 wolfdreamer@titan.co.nz
Fax  
Web Site
 
 
Area  Auckland Our Ref:  TR01A09 Transcendental Meditation is a simple, natural and effective way for you to be more focused, calm, rested and healthy, fulfilling the potential of your mind and body. While sitting comfortably with eyes closed for 20 minutes twice a day, TM allows yours body to gain rest deeper than that of sleep, to remove stress and fatigue, leaving you calm and refreshed to enjoy your day. More than 600 scientific studies have shown improvements in all areas of life. These include: greater inner peace, increased creativity, better health, less anxiety, clearer thinking, improved academic achievement, lower blood pressure, more energy and relaxation, and higher states of consciousness. To find out more sign up for one of our free, no obligation introductory talks. Locations nationwide. See you there!
Subject  Transcendental Meditation (TM)
Convenor  Maharishi Foundation
Location  295 Wainui Road, Silverdale, Auckland
Contact  Damian Lodge
Phone  0800 212 345
E-mail
 info@tm.org.nz
Fax  
Web Site
 http://www.tm.org.nz
 
Area  Auckland Our Ref:  TR13A02 Transcendental Meditation is a simple, natural and effective way for you to be more focused, calm, rested and healthy, fulfilling the potential of your mind and body. While sitting comfortably with eyes closed for 20 minutes twice a day, TM allows yours body to gain rest deeper than that of sleep, to remove stress and fatigue, leaving you calm and refreshed to enjoy your day. More than 600 scientific studies have shown improvements in all areas of life. These include: greater inner peace, increased creativity, better health, less anxiety, clearer thinking, improved academic achievement, lower blood pressure, more energy and relaxation, and higher states of consciousness. To find out more sign up for one of our free, no obligation introductory talks. Locations nationwide. See you there!
Subject  Transcendental Meditation (TM)
Convenor  Maharishi Foundation
Location  175d Penrose Road, Mt Wellington, Auckland
Contact  Stephen Riley
Phone  (09) 579-9202
E-mail
 auckland@tm.org.nz
Fax  
Web Site
 http://www.tm.org.nz
 
Area  Auckland Our Ref:  TR01A12
Subject  Various spiritual, etc. topics
Convenor  The Community of St Luke
Location  130 Remuera Road, Remuera
Contact  
Phone  (09) 520-0740
E-mail
 info@stlukes.org.nz
Fax  (09) 524-9373
Web Site
 http://www.stlukes.org.nz/
 
Area  Auckland/Christchurch Our Ref:  TR01A04
Subject  Vipassana Meditation
Convenor  Vipassana Meditation Centre
Location  Burnside Road, RD3, Kaukapakapa
Contact  
Phone  (09) 420-5319
E-mail
 
Fax  
Web Site
 http://www.dhamma.org/schnz.htm
 
Area  Christchurch Our Ref:  TR03A04 Opportunities to look at, or define, where you?re headed in life, what you want to do, how you want to be. Learn and use simple, effective practical techniques & strategies, intuitive guidance and inspiration to help you find your life direction, and make your wishes come true. Workshops & courses run throughout the year. Programme available. Other contact numbers are: 0800 WISH CRAFT (0800-947-427) and 027 614-8701
Subject  
Convenor  Wish Craft
Location  158 Bealey Rd, Aylesbury, R.D.1, Christchurch
Contact  Sue Jones
Phone  (03) 318-1293
E-mail
 sue@wishcraft.co.nz
Fax  (03) 318-1294
Web Site
 http://www.wishcraft.co.nz/
 
Area  Hamilton Our Ref:  TR01A06
Subject  Introduction to Philosophy
Convenor  The School of Philosophy
Location  Red Cross Centre, 87 London Street, Hamilton
Contact  
Phone  (07) 829-5396 (evenings)
E-mail
 
Fax  (07) 855-5368
Web Site
 http://www.philosophy.school.nz
 
Area  Havelock North Our Ref:  TR01A03
Subject  Anthroposophical Adult Education
Convenor  Taruna College
Location  PO Box 8103, 33 Te Mata Peak Road, Havelock North
Contact  
Phone  (06) 877-7174
E-mail
 taruna.admin@clear.net.nz
Fax  (06) 877-7014
Web Site
 http://www.taruna.gen.nz/
 
Area  Masterton Our Ref:  TR01A07
Subject  Introduction to Philosophy
Convenor  The School of Philosophy
Location  Rangitumau Room, REAP House, 340 Queen Street, Masterton
Contact  
Phone  (06) 377- 3071
E-mail
 
Fax  
Web Site
 http://www.philosophy.school.nz
 
Area  Palmerston North Our Ref:  TR01A02
Subject  Esoteric studies
Convenor  Highden School
Location  Simply Sacred, c/o Highden Manor, Private Bag 11081, Palmerston North
Contact  Bruce Lyon & Vicktorya Stone
Phone  (06) 324-7000
E-mail
 school@simplysacred.com
Fax  (06) 324-7001
Web Site
 http://www.simplysacred.com/
 
Area  Tauranga Our Ref:  TR13A03 Transcendental Meditation is a simple, natural and effective way for you to be more focused, calm, rested and healthy, fulfilling the potential of your mind and body. While sitting comfortably with eyes closed for 20 minutes twice a day, TM allows yours body to gain rest deeper than that of sleep, to remove stress and fatigue, leaving you calm and refreshed to enjoy your day. More than 600 scientific studies have shown improvements in all areas of life. These include: greater inner peace, increased creativity, better health, less anxiety, clearer thinking, improved academic achievement, lower blood pressure, more energy and relaxation, and higher states of consciousness. To find out more sign up for one of our free, no obligation introductory talks. Locations nationwide. See you there!
Subject  Transcendental Meditation (TM)
Convenor  Maharishi Foundation
Location  20 Stamford Place, Ohauiti, Tauranga
Contact  Stephen Riley
Phone  (07) 544 8778
E-mail
 bop@tm.org.nz
Fax  
Web Site
 http://www.tm.org.nz
 
Area  Waiheke Island Our Ref:  TR03A02 Dances of Universal Peace are held on Waiheke Island on the last Saturday of each month. The Dances use simple music, lyrics, and movements to touch the spiritual essence within ourselves and others. No musical or dance experience of any kind is required and everyone is welcomed to join in.
Subject  Dances of Universal Peace
Convenor  Gay Brice
Location  Palm Beach Hall, Palm Beach, Waiheke Island
Contact  Gay Brice
Phone  (09) 250-1600
E-mail
 flower_power2211@yahoo.com.au
Fax  
Web Site
 http://www.dancesofuniversalpeace.org/
 
Area  Wellington Our Ref:  TR01A08
Subject  Introduction to Philosophy
Convenor  The School of Philosophy
Location  33 Aro Street, PO Box 308, Wellington
Contact  
Phone  (04) 801-9823
E-mail
 philosophy@xtra.co.nz
Fax  (04) 384-4481
Web Site
 http://www.philosophy.school.nz
 
Area  Wellington Our Ref:  TR06A01 Wisebirds uncover the wisdom within, weaving together Buddhist-based meditation, personal and spiritual growth, creativity, nature, environment and women's wisdom in individual work and group sharing - with Dido Dunlop.
Subject  Meditation in Wellington
Convenor  Wisebirds
Location  Wellington
Contact  Dido Dunlop
Phone  (04) 562-7911
E-mail
 dido@wisebirds.org
Fax  
Web Site
 http://www.wisebirds.org/
 
Area  Wellington Our Ref:  TR13A04 Transcendental Meditation is a simple, natural and effective way for you to be more focused, calm, rested and healthy, fulfilling the potential of your mind and body. While sitting comfortably with eyes closed for 20 minutes twice a day, TM allows yours body to gain rest deeper than that of sleep, to remove stress and fatigue, leaving you calm and refreshed to enjoy your day. More than 600 scientific studies have shown improvements in all areas of life. These include: greater inner peace, increased creativity, better health, less anxiety, clearer thinking, improved academic achievement, lower blood pressure, more energy and relaxation, and higher states of consciousness. To find out more sign up for one of our free, no obligation introductory talks. Locations nationwide. See you there!
Subject  Transcendental Meditation (TM)
Convenor  Maharishi Foundation
Location  8 Nadia Grove, Khandallah, Wellington
Contact  Stephen Riley
Phone  (04) 479-2746
E-mail
 wellington@tm.org.nz
Fax  
Web Site
 http://www.tm.org.nz
 
Area  Wellington Our Ref:  TR06A03 Yoga for the Special Child - 27 Jan - 2 Feb 2007, Wellington. Intensive seven day Yoga therapy training course for working with children with learning and developmental disabilities. Programme includes * An integrated series of balanced Yoga poses to increase body awareness, strength and flexibility * Specialised breathing exercises and relaxation techniques to improve concentration and reduce hyperactivity * An early intervention program to assure the healthy formative development of infants and toddlers. The course is open to anyone who is interested - special needs teachers, Yoga teachers and therapists, health care practitioners, and families of special children. $1,000 earlybird before 31 December 2006, $1,250 after 1 January 2007.
Subject  Yoga for the Special Child
Convenor  Samadhi Yoga
Location  PO Box 2169, Raumati Beach, Kapiti 5255
Contact  Amanda
Phone  (04) 905-1503
E-mail
 samadhiyoga@paradise.net.nz
Fax  
Web Site
 http://www.samadhi.co.nz/workshops.htm
 

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