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Conference and Event Planning


Conference and Event Planning Level 2 Certificate of achievement in Conference and Event Planning Level 2. Additional CPD Accredited Certificate with 50 CPD points available with no extra study. The course comes with easy to understand e-learning study materials. Endorsed Conference and Event Planning Level 2 Certificate of Achievement. Although it does take plenty of creativity to design an event that is memorable and meaningful, it also takes careful attention to detail, adaptability, effective delegating, and a lot of work. This Conference and Event Planning (Level 2) will walk you through the process of event management, from the beginning stages of planning, to the final touches (like decorations, food, and music). This self-paced programme is available 24/7 providing you with the flexibility to train at the pace, location and time of your choosing. Certificate of Achievement is available on course completion. College registration, tutor support, course materials and additional supporting material are all included in the course fee.

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Management_Event management


Conference and Event Planning

Upon completion of this unit, the learners should be able to;

  • Define event management
  • Explain what event management is
  • Understand the need for planning events
  • Understand the roles and responsibilities of the event manager
  • Learn the basic elements of an event management plan
  • Have an overview of event safety planning and risk assessment
  • Create a check-list of event management planning elements for future use

Course Syllabus

This Course Consists of the following units:

Unit 1 – Event Planning Essentials

This module covers the following key topics:

  • An Introduction to Event Planning
  • The Corporate Market
  • Reasons for Staging Events
  • Social Events
  • Main Tasks Involved in Events Planning
  • Skills Required for an Event Planner
  • The Basics of Event Planning
  • Logistics
  • Planning the Meals
  • Benefits of a Successful and Safe Event

Unit 2 – Using the Committee Approach

This module covers the following key topics:

  • Getting the Right People Doing the Right Things
  • Doing Delegation Right

Unit 3 – Advertising and Marketing

This module covers the following key topics:

  • Getting the Word Out
  • Take-Away Planning

Unit 4 – Venue selection and Managing Contracts

This module covers the following key topics:

  • Venue Selection and Managing Contracts
  • Feeding the Masses
  • Business Etiquette Basics
  • Think Space!
  • Celebrating Diversity
  • Selecting Speakers and a Master of Ceremonies
  • Managing Contracts

Unit 5 – Gathering Feedback and closing the Event

This module covers the following key topics:

  • Gathering Feedback from Delegates
  • Gathering Feedback from the Client
  • Adding the Finishing Touches
  • Event Day Roles
  • Managing Your Image
  • Closing the Event
  • Holding the Post-Event Meeting and Thanking Those Involved

Conference and Event Planning

Course Benefits:

  • Full Tutor Support
  • Self paced, no fixed schedules
  • Available to students anywhere in the world
  • 24/7 Access to the LMS ( Learning Management System )
  • Easy to understand quality e-learning study materials.

Conference and Event Planning Course Material

All course materials are included in the course price. All your study material will be available on our learning management system for which you will get access once you are enrolled. The material can be downloaded and printed as well.

Our distance learning course materials are specially written for home study and contain a wealth of knowledge in easy to understand language. We use variety of media to help you learn. Your course may use any of the following different media which you can use from home or where ever you choose to study:

  • Online course materials
  • Question papers
  • Additional Supporting Material
  • Useful Links

Course assessment

You will be continually assessed throughout the course. Your assignment will be marked by your tutor and independently moderated. The feedback on your assignment will then be sent to you. On receipt of this, you may wish to contact your tutor to discuss the feedback.

Tutor Support

When you enrol on a course with Brentwood Open Learning College you are allocated your personal tutor. Tutor’s help and support will be available throughout your studies with the college. He/she will assess your work and will provide you with regular feedback on your progress.