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Event Management Diploma Course

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Whether a concert for hundreds or a tea party for ten, the success of an event is down to planning and implementation. This is the multi-varied role of an Event Manager; being the person responsible for everything surrounding an event: from creating a theme, marketing, organising car parking, setting dates, acquiring necessary permits, running the event itself, organising clean up after the event, and so much more... and of course having fallback plans for every eventuality.

For those brave enough this is a highly rewarding career with a great feeling of accomplishment with every successful event completed. The Event Management Diploma Course is a great start to that career with all the information and answers you need.

What You Will Gain from the Course

The Event Management Diploma Course will give you a thorough understanding of the role of an Event Manager, the qualities required to be successful, including how to work on specific events, and how to set yourself up in business, with advice on marketing your business and networking.

What You Will Learn

This is a very involved course, covering a lot of information on how to be successful in this career path. This is a brief run down of the course:

Introduction to Event Management

The course starts with an introduction and fact finding mission that will give you all the answers to your questions about Event Management, including what it involves, what the market is like, and why the role exists.

Managing Events

Going in deeper into the role itself, the course moves on to tell you the kind of skills you will need and the sorts of challenges you will face and how to overcome them. It also informs students of additional courses that would be beneficial to study, to improve upon the various skills needed to be an Events Manager, as well as talking through how important budgeting is to the role.

The Events

The events that can require an Events Manager are far-ranging and although many ideas can be carried across various events, each involve different processes and approaches. This section of the course talks through different event types, how each are important, and what would be required in each case. Events discussed include everything from corporate and charity events, to parties, Bar and Bat Mitzvahs, and even funerals, along with many more.


As with most businesses, technology now plays a big part in Event Management. This part of the course talks through the importance of staying abreast of updates in technology, as well as how software, apps, online services, and having a website can improve your business and make your life easier.

Marketing Your Company

Good marketing is important to the survival of any company, so the Event Management Diploma Course dedicates a chapter to this very topic, giving you the tools you need and the know-how to effectively market your business through a variety of channels.

The Business

This part of the course teaches you how to run the business. This includes how to go about hiring and developing an effective team and how to use different management styles to motivate and develop your team towards well-set targets, it also outlines how to start the business and the assets and procedures that will need to be in place before looking for work.

Your Network

As many events will require the same sort of external services, it is important to create a network of reliable companies or individuals whose involvement with your company will be mutually beneficial. The Event Management Diploma Course talks you through who you will need on your team and how you can work together towards the success of both parties.

Your Clients

Without them there is no business. How you build and work on your relationships with clients is one of the most important areas of the business. The course goes into detail about how to be effectual in your communication with clients and how to nurture these relationships.

Important Concerns

To round out the Event Management Diploma Course this section talks through a number of concerns that you may have about running an Events Management business or pursuing a career in the industry. Here your questions will be answered and there are even a few tips and tricks to give you a leg up along the way.

Frequently Asked Questions

The Event Management Diploma Course will take you up to 150 hours to complete working from home. There is no time limit for completing this course, it can be studied in your own time at your own pace. The course comes with a course assessment in the form of quizzes, written questions and short essays, once you have completed your course assessment please email or post it back to us for marking, you will then receive your feedback and certificates.

This course is certified by the IANLPC (International Association of NLP & Coaching) and the IAHT (International Alliance of Holistic Therapists), both of which are internationally recognised organisations. The IAHT certify personal development, health, fitness and nutrition courses. The IANLPC is a global support network for NLP Professionals and coaches, including the fields of Life Coaching, Hypnotherapy Business Coaching, Leadership, Nutritional, CBT, Personal Development and Holistic Therapy.

Module 1: Introduction to Event Management

  1. Introduction
  2. What is Event Management?
  3. Why Develop a Career in Event Management?
  4. The Event Management Market
  5. Why Do People Need Event Managers?
  6. Sustainable Event Management
  7. Summary
  8. Assessment

Module 2: Managing Events

  1. What qualities do you need to have?
  2. Overcoming the Challenges
  3. Education and Training
  4. The Budget
  5. Summary
  6. Assessment

Module 3: The Events

  1. Types of Events
  2. Birthdays
  3. Funerals
  4. Bat Mitzvahs and Bar Mitzvahs
  5. Weddings
  6. Parties
  7. Charity Events:
  8. Housewarming/Open-House:
  9. Other Events
  10. Summary:
  11. Assessment

Module 4: Technology

  1. How is Quality Important?
  2. Innovation
  3. Event Management Software:
  4. Apps for Event Management:
  5. Developing a Website
  6. Online Event Management
  7. Summary
  8. Assessment

Module 5: Marketing Your Company

  1. Marketing Tools
  2. Advertising Your Company
  3. The Media
  4. Summary
  5. Assessment

Module 6: The Business

  1. Managing the Team
  2. Hiring
  3. Leadership
  4. Start-up Cost
  5. Legal Issues
  6. Insurance
  7. Summary
  8. Assessment

Module 7: Your Network

  1. How to Establish Your Network
  2. Be Better Than the Competition
  3. Allies
  4. Summary
  5. Assessment

Module 8: Your Clients

  1. Taking Care of the Client
  2. Communication
  3. Client Relationships
  4. Summary
  5. Assessment

Module 9: Important Concerns

  1. Roles and Responsibilities
  2. Realistic Goals
  3. Transport
  4. Backups
  5. Security
  6. The Venue
  7. Tips and Tricks
  8. Summary
  9. Assessment

Our courses include comprehensive support, should you require any assistance. You can contact our friendly course advisers by telephone or by email.

Contact Details

Continued Learning

All course delegates are welcome to attend our regular, ongoing learning and inspirational events. We also hold regular inspirational events in Manchester and London for all students studying any of our courses. The events are a great way to watch live demonstrations of different techniques, learn new skills, have a practice with other students and to meet your tutors. Once you've signed up for any of our courses you will receive details of our different monthly events via email. If you cannot attend our events you can watch a live streaming of the event on our tv channel.

All courses can be paid for using our secure online payment system or via paypal. 


If you would prefer to pay via bacs payment or via cheque please email us at or call us on 0800 955 6808 for more assistance.


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