Become an Event and Wedding Planner
Learn how to become a professional event and wedding planner with online courses.
When you enroll, you’ll get:
- Professional and up-to-date course content
- Full business training to prepare you for a new career
- An international certification when you complete your course
- Video training from expert planner Candice Coppola
- One-on-one mentoring throughout your course from planning pros
- 50% off all additional courses so you can keep mastering your skills
Need more information? Click below to learn more about:
Online Event Planning Courses
Each of QC Event School’s certificate courses provides you with the professional training, practical experience and industry-recognized certification you need to launch your own event business or start an exciting career with an existing event company or corporation.
Complete Certification Courses
Event & Wedding Planning
Learn to successfully create and organize any type of event from milestone parties, to corporate retreats, to dream weddings. Get industry-ready training and the knowledge to plan unforgettable events from start to finish. Launch a new career in a field you’re truly passionate about.
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Learn how to plan events for private, corporate and industry clients, including milestone parties, retreats, product launches and more. Gain practical knowledge and professional skills covering all aspects of event planning.
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Learn how to organize and plan unique weddings that perfectly meet and even exceed your clients’ wishes. Engage both your business side and your creative side as you learn how to make your clients’ cherished day a memorable success.
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Harness your creative and organizational skills to create complete looks for every kind of event. Learn how to coordinate floral arrangements, lighting, linens, and more. Gain practical knowledge on how to turn your clients’ visions into reality.
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Each of the above Certificate Courses includes
One-on-one mentoring from an industry-expert tutor
Professional business training series
Advanced Specialization Courses
Expand your professional skills and services as an event and wedding planner with these Specialization Certificate Courses. Your work will be evaluated by industry experts and you’ll receive a certificate and a specialization designation upon completion.
Pre-requisites: Our specialization courses build on previous concepts presented in our event and wedding planning course. We recommend that you complete our event and wedding planning course first, or begin the course with equivalent industry experience. Event Decor training also provides excellent preparation for both specialization courses.
Luxury Wedding & Event Planning
Learn to work with large budgets, network with high-end vendors and market your luxury planning services. Gain practical training to successfully create over-the-top and upscale events, weddings, parties, meetings and celebrations. Meet and exceed even the most challenging luxury client expectations.
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Destination Wedding Planning
Learn to coordinate gorgeous wedding ceremonies on tropical beaches or faraway castles. Gain practical knowledge in working with translators, travel agents and other vendors from a distance to create the perfect destination wedding experience for your clients.
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Meet the Tutors
At QC Event School, you’ll get one-on-one mentoring and detailed feedback from one of our tutors, all professional planners in the industry
Candice Coppola, Event Expert, Decorator, and Course Advisor
We worked closely with acclaimed event planner, Candice Coppola, in the development of QC’s course materials. You’ll see Candice in both the Achieving Business Success and Event Decor video series. Candice lends her vast knowledge of running a successful event planning business in these two series. You’ll have the opportunity to learn from a true expert who will inspire and motivate you to pursue your own goals and push your creative boundaries.
Andrea Delucia, Event and Wedding Planner, Event Decorator
Andrea is a Massachusetts-based event and wedding planner with over 10 years of experience and owner of Elegance & Grace Weddings. Her extensive industry experience and degree in Communications and Public Relations make her a perfect tutor to guide you through the event industry! She has worked with major brands such as UGG Australia and Nordstrom and her career has taken her to some amazing venues in Maine, Rhode Island, Boston, and Connecticut.
Anita DiPaolo, Event and Wedding Planner
Anita is an Ottawa-based planner who started her career working for a wedding planning company and helping friends and family plan their weddings. Being an event and wedding planner was always what she wanted to do but thought it was a career that was out of reach for her… until she decided to take the leap and get certified! She loves witnessing her students’ creativity grow and blossom as they begin their path in the industry.
Heather Hawes, Event and Wedding Planner
Heather is a top event professional in Georgia with over 20 years in the industry. She holds a masters degree in Tourism Administration and a certifications in event management and meeting planning. Her experience spans across corporate, non-profit, and educational events, where she has organized events with major brands such as Coca-Cola, HBO, and BET. Heather is passionate about educating and guiding future event pros with QC.
Alexandra Slawek, Event and Wedding Planner
Alexandra is the proud owner of Always Alexandra’s Weddings and Events, a boutique event planning business based in Calgary, Alberta. She takes pride in offering her clients a unique and highly-customizable experience. Owning her own business has led to exciting opportunities including managing style shoots, working with a bridal networking group, and seeing her work published on the Style Me Pretty blog.
Mary Anne Figliomeni, Event and Wedding Planner
Mary Anne is a Milton-based event and wedding planner who has had the opportunity to work a number of wonderful companies. She has planned wedding trade shows, gold tournaments, meetings, seminars, travel arrangements, and more! Event planning is her passion. S he loves developing, organizing, and creating events that will inspire others and create fond memories. Being a tutor for QC she has the opportunity to inspire and be inspired by her students’ creativty, motivation, and passion.
We know that some students are anxious about enrolling for distance education courses in event and wedding planning. Rest assured that we have the highest possible consumer satisfaction standing (A+) with the Better Business Bureau. We’ve had thousands of satisfied students take our courses who are now running their own successful businesses. We hope you’ll be the next person to follow this path
We stand behind our quality courses. That’s why we offer a full money-back guarantee. From the day you receive your course materials, you have 21 days to review them.
If you do not find that the course is a good fit for you, simply return the materials, unused, with a tracking number, and your course fees will be immediately refunded. All that we ask is that you call the School to receive shipping instructions.