Event Planning Course
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Would you like to plan business meetings, product launches and milestone events? The Event Planning course shows you how to plan all types of events for corporate and private clients. Learn how to deliver outstanding results for both sets of clients by carefully listening to their unique needs. Study each aspect of planning an event from prioritizing the budget to day-of coordination. Graduate from the course with expert training and an industry-recognized certification —both setting you up with a valuable competitive advantage in this field.
This course is ideal for those who
- Are not interested in planning weddings
- Want to work as an internal event planner for a corporation
- Wish to start their own company
Your Professional Certification
International Event Planning Professional™
When you graduate from the course you’ll receive a certificate and a designation as an International Event Planning Professional. This designation will be invaluable as you gather clients and build partnerships with vendors.
How the Courses Work
Get StartedLearn at your own pace. Receive your course materials and get lifetime access to the Online Student Center.
LearnHands-on assignments. Learn to prioritize budgets, plan events from start to finish, and start your own business.
Excel1-on-1 feedback. Upload assignments and get personalized audio feedback from your industry-expert tutor.
SucceedLaunch your new career. Graduate in a few short months as a certified event & wedding planning professional!
- Introduction to Event Planning
- The Planning Timeframe
- Primary Event Components
- Secondary Event Components
- Starting Your Own Business
- The Planning Budget
- Internal Corporate Events
- External Corporate Events
- Marketing and Promotion
- Milestone Parties
- Social Internal Corporate Events
- Holiday and Theme Parties
- Introduction to Project Management
- Parties for Teens and Children
- Religious Rites and Funerals
- Industry and Special Events
- Working with Clients and Vendors
“Every moment I spent on this course was more than worth it. I learned both little and big details that I otherwise still wouldn’t know now! It really is a valuable course, with great tutors and support!”
—Claudia Montano, QC Event School Graduate
Lifetime Access to Course Materials
Once you’re a member of the QC family you’ll have lifetime access to all the tools and resources available to QC students. This includes discounts on industry products and so much more!
Personalized Feedback from Industry Experts
Just because you’re learning online doesn’t mean you’re learning alone. You’ll receive personalized audio feedback from your tutor on every assignment you submit. Your tutor is an active industry professional.
Professional Business Resources
Catapult your career with access to real-world templates, self-study assignments, and bonus materials. Utilize these resources to develop your marketing and customer service skills.
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Ready to Get Started?
If you’re organized, have a passion for planning, and enjoy meeting new people, a career in the event industry could be right for you. Enroll today and take the first step towards a better future—one where you are excited to go to work.
Plus, when you enroll with QC you are never alone. We are here to support you every step of the way to help you reach your goals faster.