Transforming Communication - Communication Skills Course

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Do you sometimes get knots in your stomach or feel anxious about: - Having a difficult conversation? - Talking through an unresolved issue with someone? - Addressing a problem or challenge at home or at work?

If you'd like to learn and practice precision skills for building and keeping relationships (personal and professional), and discover new ways to: - Deal with issues and have conversations that achieve positive outcomes in any situation; - Easily broker win-win solutions and confidently defuse conflict situations; - Enjoy productive and harmonious relationships at home and at work;

Then contact Barbara to find out more about this enlightening, informative, empowering and confidence-building course.

Here's what others have said about their experience on the course:
“I’ve been doing this amazing course - it’s been such a journey. I have learned so much about myself and my communication skills have improved so much. You should look into this course… Everything has changed for me.” - M. Ryan, Whangarei

“I thought I was a good communicator before however the course has influenced me to change the way I interact with people. I’m using the skills all of the time in all areas of my life as they relate to and influence all aspects of my communication.

Upgrading my skills has changed the way I listen and helped me to help my friends and family in amazing ways, which have been invaluable to me and to them. When I communicate with staff I now know how to assert myself and I can listen to them too and get a win-win outcome. That’s the biggest thing.” - V. Ogle, Director & Manager, Whangarei.

“Life and relationship enriching, eye opening and great realisation of how to use sub-conscious skills. Barbara is a charismatic and skilled teacher with great knowledge in this field and awesome enthusiasm!” - A. Conaghan, Whangarei.

“Valuable if you are wanting to improve or learn more effective communication skills which will benefit all aspects of your personal and professional life… it’s never too late to change and this course can have such a positive effect on your relationships with others." – D. Sullivan, NorthAble Equipment Plus, Whangarei

The course runs from 6.00-9.00pm for nine consecutive Thursday evenings. Investment: $795.00 + GST (includes course resources, tea and coffee).

For more details contact Barbara on 021 434 778 or email -

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LocationSierra Motel, 26 Western Hills Drive, Whangarei
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Cost $795.00 Course Registration
Phone021 434 778
RestrictionsAll Ages

Venue details

Address26 Western Hills Drive
Phone0800 187 187
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About this Venue

For affordable motel accommodation in Whangarei, don’t go past Motel Sierra.

Our extensive range of Whangarei accommodation is ideal for business travellers, tourists, teams and groups, families or individuals. Our park-like grounds, pool, meals, Sky TV and extensive range of rooms provide everything you need to stay in Whangarei. Wireless internet access is available at the motel.

Situated at the northern end of State Highway 1 in Whangarei city, nothing is very far away from Motel Sierra. Being the closest motel to Kensington Stadium, sports grounds, athletic grounds and hockey turf allows our guests to walk to games and events. We are happy to provide accommodation for large groups attending special events or competitions.

Our conference room is the largest motel conference facility in Whangarei and seats up to 45 theatre-style. Our conference facilities are in a separate building and include full kitchen and bathroom facilities. There is plenty of off-street parking and a peaceful outside area for delegates to relax in during their breaks.

We have plenty of off-street parking and there is space for buses, RVs and camper vans. RV dump station and power points for stay overs, reasonable rates

Motel Sierra Whangarei is an independent member of the Orbit Accommodation Group, and is Orbit-rated 3 star plus.