New Zealand Institute of Sport (NZIS) is one of New Zealand’s larger private training establishments with three main campuses in Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch. The institute delivers qualifications for the sport, fitness and recreation industry. NZIS provides an environment where students are challenged to meet industry requirements and learn the skills that employers are looking for through its high-quality academic programmes. The courses engage directly with industry and communities, building real-life experiences and relevant skills. Staff at the New Zealand Institute of Sport are highly qualified in diverse areas of Sport, Fitness and Recreation education. Many of the staff members are graduates of NZIS programmes and several have achieved at the highest national and international levels in sporting endeavours.