The events industry is bouncing back, and a skills shortage means experienced staff are in demand. This short course teaches crucial skills in event coordination and shows how to identify and resolve issues that may impact event experiences.
Through a mixture of theory and practical course work, learn to:
Coordinate event projects and make sure they meet client requirements
Clarify the scope of work and identify possible challenges such as venue accessibility
Explore and analyse a range of ideas and solutions that work to the client's brief
Select and use the appropriate business software to produce required documents
Manage event documentation
Collaborate with others to brainstorm ideas and generate solutions
Gain practical experience and develop specialist skills that give you an advantage in the job market.
A nationally accredited Statement of Attainment
Strong pathways to continue your studies and enhance your career opportunities
Credit towards a full qualification
Specialist skills to design and produce event planning documents such as run sheets, agreements, contracts, budget sheets, checklists, floor plans and event marketing materials
A sound understanding of a range of functions in event-standard computer applications such as Word, Excel and PPT
Techniques to format documents according to task requirements and meet layout, style and design principles
Some courses require evidence of previous experience or study before you can enrol
To be prepared for this course, we recommend that you have:
Strong networking abilities and creativity
A passion for planning, organisation and detail
Good communication and the ability to take direction and lead projects
An understanding that weekend work is required from time-to-time
Time management and a commitment to meeting deadlines
Basic computing skills with experience using Microsoft Office Suite, access to a computer and a strong broadband signal
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Our graduates go onto roles like: event coordinator, operations/exhibition assistant, venue coordinator, conference assistant with the Certificate III in Events.
Take your study further with other courses offered at TAFE NSW:
Begin here to gain experience and confidence in this study area.
The Statement of Attainment in Events Planning does not have any pre-requisite courses.
Advance your skills to take your career to the next level
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The Statement of Attainment in Events Planning does not have any related courses.
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