Program Details

In just 12-15 hours you’ll have completed: 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 d
Location:
Manchester, United Kingdom; London, United Kingdom
Program Type:
Study Abroad
Degree Level:
Undergraduate
Term:
Academic Year, Fall Semester, MayMester Intersession, Rolling Starts, Spring Break, Spring Semester, Summer, Winter Semester, Year Round

Program Overview

Program Description:
In less than 15 hours you can be ready and able to run exciting, major events! Our Event Management Course aims you teach you to master the art of event planning and organising. From budgeting to marketing the actual event, you’ll have it covered. This course is not only aimed at those interested in pursuing a career in event management, it’s also essential for busy PA’s, PR professionals and charity fundraisers who want to get to grips with event management. A nationally recognised Event Management Course, this exciting programme can be completed in as little as 12-15 hours. And you can start anytime, even today if you like! Study daytimes, evenings, Saturdays or a mixture to develop your event management skills fast!

In just 12-15 hours you’ll have completed: 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.

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Setting Description:
Our self-paced training methodology and long opening hours make it easy to fit your studies around your other commitments. In fact it's so convenient you could even start studying today. And our friendly tutors are always on hand to make sure you get total support while you're learning.

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