Leadership Style and Coaching Workshops

Build strong, sustainable brigades: Strengthen leadership skills

Strong leadership skills are key to us working together to deliver essential fire and emergency services in our local communities. Enhance vital life skills at an interactive 2 day UFBA Leadership Workshop. Strong leadership is also needed to drive positive change in our culture, to maintain a brigade that is respectful, inclusive and supportive.

“Providing members with a range of leadership development opportunities helps strengthen the skills of our firefighters which benefits the growth and wellbeing of brigades.” Bill Butzbach, UFBA Chief Executive Officer.

A UFBA Leadership Workshop is an ideal opportunity for you to:

Damian D'Cruz facilitate the workshops.

Damian D’Cruz

Damian D'Cruz

Damian from Mindspring Limited specialises in leadership workshops for sporting and not-for-profit organisations and has designed and facilitated adult learning since 1992. He has managed a number of leadership workshops for Sport New Zealand who describe him as a 'gifted facilitator'. 

“I have learnt many new skills that I can use in my day to day Fire and Emergency NZ duties. This will help me grow as a leader and to develop the brigade to be better than it already is.” Ed Love, Southbridge Volunteer Fire Brigade


Applications for 2019/20 workshops

Apply online here

25 Jun
07 Nov
FENZ National Fishing Contest
Coromandel Fire Station
19 Sep
18 Jul
14 Mar
Leadership and Governance Workshop
Rydges Hotel, Wellington


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