Sass offers services that are registered with the Management Capability Development Voucher Fund.  This means you may be eligible for up to 50% off (some of) our workshops.  Call Kathryn at the Marlborough Chamber of Commerce on 577 9575 to discuss.  Note: You do not have to be a member to qualify.

Upcoming Workshops

  • Microsoft Excel 2016 - Beginner+ to Intermediate
    Mar 11, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
    Sass Boardroom, Level 4 Rangitane House, 2 Main St, Blenheim, 7201, New Zealand
    Our 6 hour workshop has been designed for existing, basic, level users of Excel that want to learn the beginner+ to Intermediate functions of Excel. You will learn everyday Excel formulas, including entering and formatting data, setting up workbooks, creating and formatting charts etc.
  • Leadership + Managing People & Performances
    Mar 18, 9:00 AM – 2:30 PM
    Sass Boardroom, Level 4 Rangitane House, 2 Main St, Blenheim, 7201, New Zealand
    What is the best way to manage staff performance? Do you have high staff turnover and are not sure why? Or are you new to a management position and want to brush up on leadership and management skills?
  • Microsoft Excel 2016 - Absolute Beginners
    Mar 25, 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM
    Sass Boardroom, Level 4 Rangitane House, 2 Main St, Blenheim, 7201, New Zealand
    Our 5 hour workshop is aimed at absolute beginners where we concentrate on mastering the basics+. No Excel experience or very little is required. You will learn how to enter and format data, how to set up and view workbooks and an introduction to formulas.
  • Microsoft Outlook 2016 & Email Management
    Apr 15, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
    Sass , 2 Main Street, Blenheim, New Zealand
    This 4 hour workshop is aimed at new or current users of Outlook. You will learn everything you need to confidently use Outlook and manage your emails, contacts, tasks and calendar. We also cover tips on how to keep your emails under control and become more efficient and organised!
  • Microsoft Excel 2016 - Beginner+ to Intermediate
    Apr 29, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
    Sass Boardroom, Level 4 Rangitane House, 2 Main St, Blenheim, 7201, New Zealand
    Our 6-hour workshop has been designed for existing, basic, level users of Excel that want to learn the beginner+ to Intermediate functions of Excel. You will learn everyday Excel formulas, including entering and formatting data, setting up workbooks, creating and formatting charts etc.
  • Xero Basics+
    May 11, 9:00 AM – 11:30 AM
    Sass Boardroom, Level 4 Rangitane House, 2 Main Street, Blenheim, New Zealand
    This is a Xero basics course with an edge. This course is suitable for beginners through to current users of Xero who want to learn how to use Xero properly – you don’t know, what you don’t know.
  • DIY Successful Marketing
    May 13, 9:00 AM – 2:30 PM
    Sass Boardroom, Level 4 Rangitane House, 2 Main St, Blenheim, 7201, New Zealand
    Our 5.5hr workshop is aimed at managers, marketing staff, sales staff and business owners who want to effectively market their business, find leads and then convert those leads into sales. You will learn the process from the beginning to the end, what we refer to as the sales and marketing funnel.
  • HR Essentials: Difficult People Management & Important Legislation
    May 20, 9:00 AM – 2:30 PM
    Sass Boardroom, Level 4 Rangitane House, 2 Main St, Blenheim, 7201, New Zealand
    This workshop is perfect for any person or business that employs staff. We will teach you the legislation and common law that ALL employers need to know! Our aim is to arm you, so you can effectively manage your HR including contracts, 90 day trials, mis-conduct, performance issues, dismissal etc.
  • Bookkeeping Master Class
    May 25, 9:00 AM – 2:30 PM
    Sass Boardroom, Level 4 Rangitane House, 2 Main St, Blenheim, 7201, New Zealand
    Good bookkeeping practices are important to ensuring your accounts are correct, handled efficiently and improving overdue debtors. In this workshop we will teach you not only how you should be using Xero, but how to actually bookkeep.
  • Xero Intermediate +
    Jun 15, 9:00 AM – 11:30 AM
    Sass Boardroom, Level 4 Rangitane House, 2 Main St, Blenheim, 7201, New Zealand
    This is a comprehensive Xero intermediate course with an edge. This course is suitable for current users of Xero who want to gain an intermediate knowledge and learn extra hints and tips on Xero features and bookkeeping that other Xero workshops miss out.
  • Microsoft Word 2016 - Beginner to Intermediate+
    Jun 17, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
    Sass Boardroom, Level 4 Rangitane House, 2 Main St, Blenheim, 7201, New Zealand
    We will guide you through Microsoft Word from basics through to intermediate functions. This is a hands-on practical workshop that teaches you how to get the best out of Word and covers our favourite, most productive functions that Word offers.
  • Microsoft Excel 2016 - Absolute Beginners
    Aug 05, 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM
    Sass Boardroom, Level 4 Rangitane House, 2 Main St, Blenheim, 7201, New Zealand
    Our 5 hour workshop is aimed at absolute beginners where we concentrate on mastering the basics+. No Excel experience or very little is required. You will learn how to enter and format data, how to set up and view workbooks and an introduction to formulas.
  • Master Your Financial Skills
    Aug 10, 9:30 PM – Aug 11, 12:00 PM
    Sass Boardroom, Level 4 Rangitane House, 2 Main St, Blenheim, 7201, New Zealand
    With our workshop (5hrs split over two days) we will teach you how to read and understand your numbers so you can make smart business decisions, all geared towards increasing efficiency, increasing your bottom line and increasing your cash in bank!
  • Leadership + Managing People & Performances
    Aug 12, 9:00 AM – 2:30 PM
    Sass Boardroom, Level 4 Rangitane House, 2 Main St, Blenheim, 7201, New Zealand
    What is the best way to manage staff performance? Do you have high staff turnover and are not sure why? Or are you new to a management position and want to brush up on leadership and management skills?
  • Payroll & Common Legislation
    Aug 24, 9:00 AM – 11:30 AM
    Sass Boardroom, Level 4 Rangitane House, 2 Main Street, Blenheim, New Zealand
    This is a workshop with a twist! You will not only learn Xero Payroll from beginning to end, but you will also learn common legislation that tends to trip people up. You will even walk away with a FAQ fact sheet to help you with these tricky questions later on.
  • Microsoft Excel 2016 - Beginner+ to Intermediate
    Sep 02, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
    Sass Boardroom, Level 4 Rangitane House, 2 Main St, Blenheim, 7201, New Zealand
    Our 6 hour workshop has been designed for existing, basic, level users of Excel that want to learn the beginner+ to Intermediate functions of Excel. You will learn everyday Excel formulas, including entering and formatting data, setting up workbooks, creating and formatting charts etc.
  • Xero Basics+
    Sep 07, 9:00 AM – 11:30 AM
    Sass Boardroom, Level 4 Rangitane House, 2 Main Street, Blenheim, New Zealand
    This is a Xero basics course with an edge. This course is suitable for beginners through to current users of Xero who want to learn how to use Xero properly – you don’t know, what you don’t know.
  • Savvy Social Media Marketing
    Sep 09, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
    Sass Boardroom, Level 4 Rangitane House, 2 Main St, Blenheim, 7201, New Zealand
    Our 6 hour workshop is the ultimate Social Media workshop where the focus is on Facebook and Instagram. You will learn how to setup Facebook and Instagram correctly and you will walk away with a variety of tools to create stunning and engaging content across many social media platforms.
  • Microsoft Excel 2016 - Intermediate+
    Sep 16, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
    Sass Boardroom, Level 4 Rangitane House, 2 Main St, Blenheim, 7201, New Zealand
    Our 6 hour workshop has been designed for current users of Excel that want to learn more of the intermediate + functions of Excel. You will learn everything you need to know to create small to large spreadsheets within your business, including working with multi sheets, formatting, formulas etc..
  • Bookkeeping Master Class
    Sep 21, 9:00 AM – 2:30 PM
    Sass Boardroom, Level 4 Rangitane House, 2 Main St, Blenheim, 7201, New Zealand
    Good bookkeeping practices are important to ensuring your accounts are correct, handled efficiently and improving overdue debtors. In this workshop we will teach you not only how you should be using Xero, but how to actually bookkeep.
  • Xero Intermediate +
    Nov 09, 9:00 AM – 11:30 AM
    Sass Boardroom, Level 4 Rangitane House, 2 Main St, Blenheim, 7201, New Zealand
    This is a comprehensive Xero intermediate course with an edge. This course is suitable for current users of Xero who want to gain an intermediate knowledge and learn extra hints and tips on Xero features and bookkeeping that other Xero workshops miss out.
  • Microsoft Outlook 2016 & Email Management
    Nov 11, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
    Sass , 2 Main Street, Blenheim, New Zealand
    This 4 hour workshop is aimed at new or current users of Outlook. You will learn everything you need to confidently use Outlook and manage your emails, contacts, tasks and calendar. We also cover tips on how to keep your emails under control and become more efficient and organised!
  • DIY Successful Marketing
    Nov 18, 9:00 AM – 2:30 PM
    Sass Boardroom, Level 4 Rangitane House, 2 Main St, Blenheim, 7201, New Zealand
    Our 5.5hr workshop is aimed at managers, marketing staff, sales staff and business owners who want to effectively market their business, find leads and then convert those leads into sales. You will learn the process from the beginning to the end, what we refer to as the sales and marketing funnel.
  • HR Essentials: Difficult People Management & Important Legislation
    Nov 25, 9:00 AM – 2:30 PM
    Sass Boardroom, Level 4 Rangitane House, 2 Main St, Blenheim, 7201, New Zealand
    This workshop is perfect for any person or business that employs staff. We will teach you the legislation and common law that ALL employers need to know! Our aim is to arm you, so you can effectively manage your HR including contracts, 90 day trials, mis-conduct, performance issues, dismissal etc.
  • TBD
    HR Essentials - 6 Weeks Online - Important HR Legislation and Managing People & Performance
    Online Course
    Online Course
    This is our HR Essentials full day workshop turned into an online 6 week course. You will receive weekly training videos via email and have email support with our HR consultant, Lisa Johnston.