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Manage Events- Gain a better understanding of event management with our short course

If the idea of organising, managing and running events sounds like an exciting and interesting career or interest for you and you are not sure about what exactly is involved in events managing, our 20 hour short course will provide you with a great introduction into is involved in organising an event.

Using a self paced, interactive study guide; you can take as much or little time as you wish to complete this course.

As you work through this self- guided course, you will be given a range of suggested tasks that can choose to complete or not. The tasks are a great way for you to get a better understanding of events and research local events and industries that are of interest to you.

As you progress through each lesson; you will be provided with a range of ways you can expand your learning. By choosing what tasks you do and don't undertake; you can expand in areas that interest you most, and skip areas of less interest.

You won't miss anything important that you need to know about managing events though; so long as you read the notes that are presented alongside these "learn more" suggestions.

At the end of each lesson, you will be given a short interactive test to undertake, which will provide an indication of how your learning is progressing.  Upon completing the very last lesson, you will be offered a more thorough automated test or examination. This final assessment can be undertaken at any time of day or night; and any day of the week; and if you achieve an overall pass; you will be able to obtain a "certificate of completion" with your name on it.


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, legalities 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 do our short courses work?
You can enrol any time of day or night

Start studying immediately or later (as you wish)

Configure your study sessions at any length and frequency you wish

Work through at your own pace- there are no deadlines for this course

Complete the course in as little as 20 hours

Help desk -email anytime- emails answered every workday [email protected]

Automated self assessment tests pop up at the end of each lesson. You can attempt these as many times as you wish and each time, upon completion, you can see your results

At the end of the whole course, you are presented with a major automated examination which can be attempted online, anywhere, anytime

If you achieve a 60% pass in the exam, you immediately receive a downloadable certificate of completion with your name on it.

  • Name: Jason

    E-mail: [email protected]

  • ACS Distance EducationHello Jason. How may I help you?
  • JasonHi, Can you please tell me if there are any prerequisites to this course. Thanks
  • ACS Distance EducationNo we don't have any prerequisites for this course.
  • JasonThanks
  • ACS Distance EducationYou are welcome.The

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Managing Events- Short Course Managing Events- Short Course
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