Otago Polytechnic

Leadership and Relationship Management course


Online and in your workplace

10 weeks

Online classes and work-based tasks

To be confirmed for 2021
  • Location
    Study breaks
  • Central Otago
    1 January 2021
    17 May 2021 - 30 July 2021
  • Central Otago
    15 February 2021

Wanting to take that next step in the horticulture industry? 

This course is from our New Zealand Diploma in Horticulture Production (Level 5) (Fruit Production).

Over a 10-week period, you will learn about:

  • leadership and relationship management theories relevant to the fruit industry 
  • how to develop relationships within a team environment using skills relevant to the fruit production industry
  • how to lead and manage teams in specified fruit production operations or roles.

Delivery is online with work-based tasks making this course ideal to study alongside employment.   

Entry requirements 
  • It is preferred that you are currently working in the horticulture industry as a practising manager or with some responsibility for the performance of others. 
  • Ideally, you would have completed some tertiary study at Level 3 or above in related fields. 
Equipment needed 

Access to a computer, Microsoft Word and a stable internet connection. 

Further study options 

This course is part of the New Zealand Diploma in Horticulture Production (Level 5) (Fruit Production). Once you have completed this course, you could continue with the rest of the Diploma.  


While every effort is made to ensure that this sheet is accurate, Otago Polytechnic reserves the right to amend, alter or withdraw any of the contained information. The fees shown in this document are indicative ONLY. Both domestic and international fees are subject to change and are dependent on the development and implementation of Government policies. Please note that additional fees may from time to time be required for external examination, NZQA fees and/or additional material fees.

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