Events Management Online Course – Accredited

Location
Nationwide - Home learning
Salary
Now £59.79, was £299 -80% discount, use code: FISH480 at checkout
Posted
10 Nov 2016
Closes
08 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Permanent

Events Management and Wedding Planner Diploma

Have you ever considered a career working in Events management but not sure how?

If you enjoy planning, organising and meeting people, this could be just what you are looking for. Events managers are responsible for organising and running all kinds of events. You would control the whole project, from planning at the start to running the event on the day.

Take the Events Management Diploma and start your own business or work for someone part or full time in this wonderful profession.

Who is it for?

Events Management Diploma is designed for anyone who wants to work in Events management or Wedding planning 

 

Now £59.79, was £299 -80% discount, use code: FISH480 at checkout

 

Description of the course 

Module 1

Introduction to Event Planning

Events management & wedding planning is a job that you may enjoy, but it will take a special kind of person to be successful. This module introduces you tot he career. You will learn:

·       About Events Management as a Career

·       Why you should become an events manager

·       About what you’ll be doing when you’re working

·       What the benefits of having a diploma are

·       Plus much more... 

Module 2

Strategic Management

When you see a successful events manager, you’re also looking at a winning strategist. You will learn:

·       About the need to strategise everything

·       Why you should pay particular attention to the budget

·       The benefits to strategic management

·       About events management software

·       Plus much more... 

Module 3

Customer Service Skills/ Personal Qualities Required

In this module you will discover exactly why great customer service is an important factor of running an Events Management business. In this module you will learn:

·       How to offer a high level of customer service

·       What skills you will need to do this

·       Why going the extra mile for your customers is well worth the effort

·       How you can improve your communication skills

·       Plus much more... 

Module 4

Types of event

Knowing the differences between each event will ensure you’re accurate during the planning process. You will learn:

·       About Small and Private Events

·       About corporate events and understanding their aims

·       About conferences and why timing is critical at these type of events

·       About exhibitions and managing exhibition traffic

Module 5

Staging and Design 

·       How to best use your venue's resources

·       How to make the most of seasonal themes

·       How to work with themes in to more intimate events

·       How to bring your event theme to life

Module 6

Event Management Finances & Ticketing 

·       The importance of executing good financial management

·       Key event budgeting rules

·       How to promote and sell tickets

·       About graduated ticket pricing

Module 7

Health and Safety for Events

As an events planner, you'll be responsible for health and safety. In this module you will learn:

·       What events planners have to watch out for

·       How to run an event safely

·       About managing health and safety during the event

·       How to plan for emergencies

Module 8

Event management logistics & troubleshooting

Logistics may sound boring, but they're a necessary part of event management. You will learn:

·       What the best way to clean a cooker (gas & electric) and microwave is

·       How to clean a refrigerator

·       What methods you can employ to clean a sink

·       About food safety

Module 9

Wedding Planning Introduction

·       What wedding planners do

·       Why people need wedding planners

·       How wedding planners make money

·       Whether being a wedding planner is as glamorous as it seems

Module 10

Types of Wedding

·       Religious ceremonies

·       Civil ceremonies

·       Location weddings

·       Non-traditional weddings

Module 11

·       What needs to be done 16-18 months before the wedding

·       What needs to be done 6 to 7 months before the wedding

·       What needs to be done in the months running up to the wedding

·       What things can wait till the last week before the wedding

Module 12

Choosing a Wedding Venue

As a planner, you need to ensure the wedding venue meets the happy couple's requirements. You will learn:

·       The basics of choosing a wedding venue

·       About wedding venue logistics

·       How to watch out for hidden extras

·       About negotiating with your chosen venue

Module 13

Wedding ceremonies & Wedding Legalities

·       What duties should be assigned to everyone at the ceremony

·       Who can get married in the UK

·       How to make marriage notices official

·       What the marriage schedule is

Module 14

Planning a Wedding Theme

·       About choosing a theme

·       How to encourage the couple to focus on their personal style to create a theme

·       How to make sure the theme is plausible

·       How a choosing a theme can effect the overall budget

Module 15

Clothing, Beauty & Attire for Weddings

Every couple has a unique idea for the clothing for their big day . In this module you will learn:

·       How to find wedding attire within budget

·       What regulations you have to be aware of

·       How to save money on wedding attire

·       About making sure the wedding attire fits

Module 16

Wedding Catering

·       What type of catering should a couple opt for

·       How to find caterers that match the budget

·       About arranging the wedding cake

·       About drinks packages

Module 17

Wedding Entertainment

·       About finding the right kind of wedding entertainment

·       About the different forms of wedding entertainment

·       How to keep the kids entertained

·       About making sure the logistics are right

Module 18

Printed Materials and the Gift List

·       What printed materials the happy couple likely to need

·       About your role as a wedding planner when it comes to printed materials

·       How to organise a gift list for the couple

·       How to obtain the best prices for printed materials

Module 19

Wedding Transport

·       Why you should book transport well in advance

·       How to diversify and look at plenty of options

·       About making sure the rest of the party and the guests have transport

·       About adding extra touches

Module 20

Photography/Videography

·       How to find a great wedding photographer

·       About consulting with the photographer before the big day

·       How to encourage the couple to get more from their photography experience

·       How to find the right videographer

Module 21

Weddings Abroad

·       What your role is as a wedding planner when your couple is getting married abroad

·       Which tour operators are recommended in the UK for arranging weddings abroad

·       About Visas and other legal aspects

·       Typical destinations for weddings abroad

Module 22

Starting Your Own Events Planning Business 

·       The Pros and Cons of Running an Events Planning Business

·       What You Need to Know About Being a Self-Employed Events Planner

·       Whether you Should You Take a Hands on or Hands Off Approach

·       Whether You Need a Dedicated Office

Module 23

Marketing, Insurance & Tax

·       About advertising your business

·       About Building a Website for Your Wedding Planning Business

·       The types of insurance you're going to need

·       Facebook, Twitter, and Social Media Advertising