Take your event management career further as you strengthen your event skills and build your leadership and strategic capabilities. Get ready to graduate with the high-level skills you need to work in roles such as conference manager, event director and venue manager.
This course is superseded. You can still enrol in this course, and you will be contacted if you need to transition into the next version when it is available.
Through a mixture of theory and practical course work, learn to:
Determine event feasibility
Develop and implement event management plans and marketing strategies
Prepare and monitor budgets
Lead and manage people
Gain practical experience and develop specialist skills that give you an advantage in the job market.
Experience at local industry events and possible opportunities to volunteer with charity events
Skills in high-level conceptual thinking, problem solving and conflict resolution theory
Strong pathways to continue your studies and enhance your career opportunities
Some courses require evidence of previous experience or study before you can enrol
To be prepared for this course, we recommend that you have:
Time management skills and work well under pressure
A desire to consolidate your career in event management
A love of working with a diverse range of internal and external stakeholders
Great people skills that can be used to enhance client relationships
Great written and verbal communication skills
TAFE NSW is committed to meeting the learning needs of every community. Meeting these needs can mean there are additional entry requirements at different campus locations. Check your preferred location for further requirements. If you need help preparing for study, contact us to find out how we can support you.
Our graduates go onto roles like: Conference manager, Event director, Event producer, Event or exhibition manager, Functions manager, Project manager and Venue manager
Take your study further with other courses offered at TAFE NSW:
The Advanced Diploma of Event Management does not have any post-graduate courses.
At TAFE NSW, we recognise your previous study and work experience. You can apply for recognition of prior learning or a credit transfer with any of our courses. If you're successful you'll get your qualification faster.
Courses are made up of a combination of both core and specialty units. In the Advanced Diploma of Event Management qualification, you’ll need to successfully complete 24 Units of competency, including 16 core and 8 speciality units.
Core units are central to the job outcomes of a particular industry or occupation. These are the units industry has agreed are essential to be capable and qualified at a particular study level.
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