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Event Management:

If you like the idea of juggling lots of tasks, organising varying groups of people and making sure every little detail has been covered – this is the course for you!

Our training is practical and related to real life situations, which will set you on the right track towards confidently running your own stress free events.

What's Covered?

In just 12-15 hours of self-paced study, you’ll have completed the following lessons:

Lesson 1 – The role of event management, classifying different types of event, recognising common features, understanding the impact of size and complexity, knowing about uncertainty in events, identifying the different stages of an event.

Lesson 2 – Establishing the aims and objectives of an event, identifying key parties, deciding on the size of the event, identifying where and when an event should take place, costing and pricing different proposed events, establishing whether an event is achievable, identifying events that will appeal to the target market.

Lesson 3 – Forming an event management team, recruiting staff and volunteers, reporting and communicating among and between teams, creating an event plan, booking special guests, using external providers, managing teams.

Lesson 4 – Attracting and managing sponsorship, other sources of funding for events, promoting the event (including social media event marketing), managing registration, types of tickets, managing logistics, contingency planning.

Lesson 5 – Risk management, laying out the venue, liaising with the venue owner and external providers, sending out information to delegates and guests, rehearsals and pre-event briefings.

Lesson 6 – The role of the event manager during the event, how event managers handle common problems, clearing up after the event, evaluating the event, analysing feedback, final administrative tasks, post event promotion, careers in event management.

How We Train

Our training is flexible and self-paced, and allows you to drop in the centre and study when you like.

Our students love our opening hours, which include daytimes, evenings and Saturdays, as it allows them to study around their other commitments.

When you study at the centre, our friendly team of trainers are on hand to help if you get stuck or have any questions as you work your way through the course.

If you choose to study from home, our trainers are just an email or phone call away if you need them.

So if you're looking to learn about Events Management in a friendly, supportive, self-paced environment, get in touch or enrol today!

For more info, simply send us an enquiry and we'll get back to you within one working day.

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Training for employers

This course has been specifically designed for companies training their employees.

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UK qualification

This course is offered to anyone in the world, but its qualification is only relevant in this country.

Study Hours:

14 hours



Virtual help:

Monday to Friday, in line with centre

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Course type:

Online course

Total time for completion:

No time limit

per course

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