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Managing Events

Course CodeSGB3
Fee CodeSG
Duration (approx)20 hours
QualificationCertificate of Completion

 

20 hour Short Courses from ACS Distance Education

Learn about what is involved with managing and running an event, from the development of a concept to planning and organising the resources required to run a successful event.  Consider the risks involved with an event and how to handle things that may go wrong or be properly prepared for unexpected incidents.  The Short Course covers a wide range of events from seminars through to weddings and celebrations.  The Short Course is concluded with a lesson on working in the events industry.

 


The lessons covered in this course include:

Lesson 1- Scope and nature of Event Management

Lesson 2- Developing a concept and planning

Lesson 3- Organising the resources required

Lesson 4 - Catering: Food and Drink

Lesson 5- Promoting an event

Lesson 6- Managing the clientele

Lesson 7-  Risk management, legalitites and contingency planning

Lesson 8- Delivering the event

Lesson 9- Organising celebrations and parties

Lesson 10- Organising exhibitions

Lesson 11- Organising conferences and seminars

Lesson 12- Working in the events industry

 

HOW THE COURSE WORKS

This is a self paced, 20 hour study program; with everything from your enrolment through to awarding of your certificate of completion, controlled by computer software developed by our programmers.

Utilizing cutting edge technology all the way; you can

  1. Enrol, pay course fees into pay pal; your payment approval then triggers an email explaining how to proceed, and access to the course.
  2. You are then given instructions (options to read or listen to an audio).
  3. Next you proceed to work through lessons as fast or slow as you wish; undertaking automated self assessment tests at the end of each lesson, choosing practical/additional learning tasks to undertake as you go.
  4. On concluding the final lesson; you undertake a major online exam; and on achieving a 60% pass rate, you are given a "Certificate of Completion" carrying your name and date, to download as a pdf, to save or print as you wish

NOTE:

Unlike our other 100 hour courses, there is no additional exam fee charged for the exam in this or any of the 20 hour short courses.





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