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What Will I Learn?

Gain the relevant knowledge and skills needed to plan, design, and facilitate events
Learn all the essentials of event management such as bookkeeping, accounting, working with clients and marketing
Learn to budget an event, target your audience, norms in the event planning industry and the process of planning an event
Learn how to effectively establish and manage your own event planning business
Become knowledgeable to work for an existing company, or begin your own event planning business
Gain many important skills relevant to the industry

Are you excited by colour, decor and lighting? Do you love organising parties? Are you looking for a rewarding and exciting career?

If the answer is yes then this Event Planning and Business Management Diploma is the perfect opportunity!

What could be more fun than planning amazing events?

If you have excellent organisational skills, can effectively communicate on a professional level, and enjoy working  to deadlines, then you might wish to consider a career in Event Planning, Designing and Decorating.

During this course, you will acquire the relevant knowledge and skills needed to plan, design, and facilitate events. For example, you will study: how to budget an event, how to target your goals and audience, event planning as an industry and the process of planning an event. So you will be able to obtain a career in this field.

Not only this, Global Edulink will also teach you how to establish and manage your own event planning business. The diploma covers all the essentials, such as bookkeeping, accounting, working with clients and marketing. Upon completing this Event Planning and Business Management Diploma learners are able to work for an existing company, or begin their own event planning business.

Studying with Global Edulink has many advantages. The course material is delivered straight to you, and can be adapted to fit in with your lifestyle. It is created by experts within the industry, meaning you are receiving accurate information, which is up-to-date and easy to understand. As well as this, we make learning more personal, and provide a tutor, who will be on hand to give guidance whenever you need it.

This course is comprised of professionally narrated e-Learning modules, interactive quizzes, tests and exams. All delivered through a system that you will have access to 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for 365 days (12 months). An effective support service and study materials will build your confidence to study efficiently and guide you to secure your qualification.

Access Duration

The course will be directly delivered to you, and you have 12 months access to the online learning platform from the date you joined the course.  The course is self-paced and you can complete it in stages, revisiting the lectures at any time.

Who is it for
  • Anyone currently working in or hoping to work in the event planning industry in a managerial position

Entry Requirements

  • This course is available to all students, of all academic backgrounds. However, a sound educational background or experience in events would be an advantage.
  • Learners should be ages 16 or over to undertake the qualification.
  • Basic understanding of English language, literacy, numeracy and ICT are required to attend this course.
Benefits you will gain
  • High-quality e-learning study materials and mock exams.
  • Tutorials/materials from the industry leading experts.
  • 24/7 Access to the Learning Portal.
  • The benefit of applying for NUS extra Discount Card.
  • Recognised Accredited Qualification.
  • Excellent customer service and administrative support.
Course Description This online training course is comprehensive and is designed to cover the key topics listed under the curriculum.

Course Duration 

You will have 12 Months access to your online study platform from the date you purchased the course. The course is self-paced so you decide how fast or slow the training goes. You can complete the course in stages revisiting the training at any time.

Interest-free, flexible payment plans We want to make learning affordable and accessible for all, which is why we offer flexible, interest-free payment plans. The process is simple, enroll on your chosen course with a small deposit, and then pay a manageable monthly Direct Debit – which will not cost any extra, and you can get started straight away.

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Once we have received your deposit, you will get an online Direct Debit form via email. Complete it online and within 48 hours we will assign your course.

Method of Assessment At the end of the course learners will take an online multiple choice question assessment test. This online multiple choice question test is marked automatically so you will receive an instant grade and know whether you have passed the course.
 Certification  Successful candidates will be awarded Diploma in Event Planning and Business Management – Level 3. 

Career Path

This course would be beneficial to the following careers:

  • Entrepreneurs
  • Small, medium as well as big business owners
  • Event planner
  • Event organizer
  • Catering services
  • Seminar and meeting planner

Course Curriculum

1: way of working with clients
Way of Working with clients 02:00:00
2: process of planning an event
Process of planning an event 02:10:00
3: invitations, greetings and dress code
Invitations, Greetings and Dress Code 02:20:00
4: explore table manners and table settings
Explore Table Manners and Table Settings 02:30:00
5: the event management
The Event Management 02:10:00
6: what is event management
What is Event Management 02:00:00
7: identifying event types
Identifying Event Types 02:30:00
8: accounting fundamentals
Accounting Fundamentals 02:00:00
9: understanding types of accounting
Understanding Types of accounting 02:30:00
10: how to make sense of your accounts
How to make sense of your accounts 02:20:00
11: tracking sales and keeping inventory
Tracking sales and Keeping inventory 02:00:00
12: how to control and manage expenses
How to control and manage expenses 02:10:00
13: process of avoiding illegal accounting
Process of Avoiding illegal accounting 02:20:00
14: ntroduction to bookkeeping
Introduction to bookkeeping 02:20:00
15: proper bookkeeping tips
Proper Bookkeeping Tips 02:20:00
16: tax tracking & reporting methodologies
Tax Tracking & Reporting Methodologies 02:00:00
17: an audit handling
An audit Handling 02:10:00
18: preparing, before you start your business
Preparing, before you start your business 02:30:00
19: preparation – introduction to marketing fundamentals
Preparation – Introduction to Marketing Fundamentals 02:20:00
20: how to set up your business
How to Set up your Business 02:30:00
21: process of running your business
Process of Running your Business 02:20:00
22: overview of business plan
Overview of Business Plan 02:00:00
23: way of launching your business
Way of Launching your Business 02:20:00
24: marketing techniques
Marketing Techniques 02:00:00
25: understanding your marketing plan
Understanding your Marketing Plan 02:10:00
26: low cost marketing techniques
Low cost marketing techniques 02:20:00
27: brand developing process
Brand Developing Process 02:30:00
28: website
Website 02:00:00
29: social media and online marketing tips
Social Media and Online Marketing Tips 02:30:00
30: public relations and advertising
Public Relations and Advertising 02:10:00
31: sales
Sales 02:20:00
mock exam
Mock Exam: Event Planning &Business Management Diploma 01:00:00
final exam
Exam: Event Planning & Business Management Diploma 01:00:00
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