The focus of all our programmes at WIO is to achieve positive personal and social outcomes for those involved. This is achieved through the creation of a positive learning environment and participants taking part in a range of challenges (physical, mental and emotional).
> Positive Attitude
> Self Management
> Thinking Skills
> Willingness to Learn
Our Core Development Objectives
The core personal and social development objectives that underpin all of our programmes:
- Increasing willingness to learn
- Understanding and assuming personal responsibility
- Developing belief in self and increasing confidence
- Developing a positive attitude
- Recognising and developing potential
- Developing resilience skills (coping with challenge & change)
- Developing positive communication skills
Talk to us about your desired outcomes
By talking to groups from the outset we can match activities to goals and maximise the benefit of the learning journey with us. It is always best to discuss what it is you are hoping to achieve from your time at WIO - this information will be used to design a programme specific to the needs identified.
If you are interested in making a booking, start by filling in a Booking Enquiry Form and we will get in touch soon!
The activities on our programmes target personal and social development whilst engaging with adventure, environment and cultural learning platforms. This is a taste of some of the activities available on our programmes – they provide a great platform for learning, are challenging and fun!
You're in safe hands. Our friendly & highly professional instructors are all industry qualified for a wide range of activities.
NZQA Qualified and NCEA Aligned
We are NZQA accredited, can offer NCEA Level 1-3 assessments and all programmes align with the NZ Curriculum key competencies.
We put safety first. We are a registered provider of Adventure Activities with Worksafe NZ, and are Safety audit certified with OutdoorsMark.
Programmes at Whenua Iti Outdoors
Designed to build more meaningful connections to our local environment, the Tamariki Tiaki Programme will extend students’ experiences of the natural world through exploration, discovery, restoration and cultural understanding. Programme Overview Whenua Iti Outdoors will work with your school to co-design experiential programmes that connect tamariki to environmental sites of local significance. Whilst programmes focus […]
Find out first hand what it’s really like to be a paramedic, a police officer and a firefighter! Course Aim: To provide students with the opportunity to explore career pathways within a range of uniformed services, these include Search and Rescue Services, Emergency Services, and Civil Defence Services. Students will have the opportunity to experience a […]
Want to find out more about a programme or have a question for us? Talk to one of our friendly team - we're happy to help.