Online Event Planning Courses

QC Event School offers a variety of event planner classes online in key sectors of the planning industry. Learn professional planning techniques to plan milestone events, corporate product launches, large-scale weddings, and more!

Launch your own event planning business or work for a well-established event and wedding planning company. Whatever your career goals, getting started in event planning is simple with an industry-recognized planning certificate.

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ILEA Approved Course Content

QC Event School’s professional certification courses are approved by the International Live Events Association, one of the most recognized institutions in the events industry. QC’s courses meet the rigorous standards for approval and offer students high-quality training in event planning.

Professional Certification Courses

Enter the event planning industry with confidence! Learn about the essential event elements and key considerations to pull off a wide range of events.

Event & Wedding Planning Certification CourseEvent & Wedding Planning Certification Course

Event & Wedding Planning Course

QC’s most comprehensive and popular course! Learn about all the components necessary to plan a successful event from start to finish. Client care, vendor negotiation, and budgeting are just the tip of the iceberg. Whether it’s a holiday party, a company picnic, or a lakeside wedding, you’ll be prepared for any client who comes your way.

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Corporate Event Planning Course

Become an in-house corporate event planner or start your own business. Work for tech companies, post-secondary institutions, or non-profit groups to plan events such as product launches, job fairs, and charity galas. Discover the flexibility and travel opportunities this rapidly growing and lucrative sector can offer you.

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Private Event Planning Course

Not interested in a wedding planning career? The Private Event Planning course is for you! Gain practical knowledge and professional skills in all aspects of the event planning process. Learn to plan a range of different events including milestone parties, retreats, public exhibitions, and charity auctions.

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Wedding Planning Certification CourseWedding Planning Certification Course

Wedding Planning Course

Exceed expectations by learning to plan unique weddings tailored to your client’s wishes. Learn about the wedding timeline in detail as well as study civil and cultural variations and building relationships with reception vendors. You will graduate with the tools you need to plan a wedding of any scale.

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Every certification course includes

Personal guidance from your tutor who is currently working in the event planning industry to nurture your professional growth

A business training series to help you launch a successful event planning business

Real-world event planning case studies to apply your theoretical and technical knowledge

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Advanced Courses

Expand your professional event and wedding planning qualifications to more advanced topics!

Pre-requisites: Students should own an event planning business before taking QC’s Accelerate Your Business course.

Event Decor Certification CourseEvent Decor Certification Course

Event Decor Course

Expand your creative and organizational skills to design an event’s mood and aesthetic experience. Learn to coordinate lighting, color, table décor, and floral design to enhance your clients’ chosen theme and event objective. Clients will pay more for your specialty expertise!

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Accelerate Your Business WorkshopAccelerate Your Business Workshop

Accelerate Your Business

Work one-on-one with an industry expert to grow your event planning business. You will learn how to work with a variety of advanced marketing and project management tools to help you achieve your business goals faster. Your tutor will create customized assignments for you to help your grow your client list and profitability.

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Specialized Certification Courses

Increase your revenue and land more prestigious clients by marketing specialty services!

Pre-requisites: QC’s specialization courses build on previous concepts learned from QC’s foundation wedding and event planning courses or equivalent. Students should complete a foundation certification course or have sufficient industry experience before advancing to a specialized event planning course.

Luxury Wedding & Event Planning Certification CourseLuxury Wedding & Event Planning Certification Course

Luxury Wedding & Event Planning

Learn how to plan and coordinate extravagant, upscale events and weddings! Work with large budgets, network with high-end vendors, and incorporate the latest trends. Discover the upgraded activities and services you can offer and how to market your luxury event planning services.

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Destination Wedding Planning Certification CourseDestination Wedding Planning Certification Course

Destination Wedding Planning

Gain practical skills to plan and coordinate gorgeous destination wedding ceremonies on remote islands or at faraway castles. Network with travel agents, translators, and niche vendors to plan once-in-a-lifetime weddings. Finally, expand your marketing strategies and make the most of your online presence.

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Festivals and Live Events WorkshopFestivals and Live Events Workshop

Festivals and Live Events

Learn how to use your existing event planning skills to succeed in the live events industry. Study topics from concert promotion and show production to sports entertainment. Discover the logistics of public events and learn how to manage both small- and large-scale festivals and entertainment events.

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Promotional Event Planning Certification CoursePromotional Event Planning Certification Course

Promotional Event Planning

Learn all about executing out-of-the-box promotional events for brands, businesses, and new products. Discover how to maximize the reach of your promotional events, from impromptu marketing campaigns to pop-up shops, and much more!

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Bundle Your Training and Save!

Enroll in one course and receive a 50% discount on all additional courses. Develop and refine your technical skills and theoretical knowledge with these popular course combinations.

Find the combination that best suits your career goals and graduate with multiple certifications!

The Wedding Planner Collection

For the wedding-obsessed planner. Get all the tools to be an expert wedding planner and conquer the local market!

Wedding Planning Course PLUS:

  • Event Decor (50% off!)
  • Luxury Wedding & Event Planning (50% off!)
  • Destination Wedding Planning (50% off!)

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The Corporate Event Planner Collection

Enter the world of corporate and special events. Plan seminars, conferences, tradeshows, and much more!

Corporate Event Planning Course PLUS:

  • Promotional Event Planning (50% off!)
  • Festivals & Live Events (50% off!)

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The Event Planning Business Collection

Get all the tools you need to start your own business in event and wedding planning. Set yourself up for success!

Event & Wedding Planning Course PLUS:

  • Event Decor (50% off!)
  • Accelerate Your Business (50% off!)

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The Master Event & Wedding Planner Collection

Become the ultimate event & wedding planning professional! Get all the tools you need to beat out the competition!

Event & Wedding Planning Course PLUS:

  • Event Decor (50% off!)
  • Luxury Wedding & Event Planning (50% off!)
  • Destination Wedding Planning (50% off!)
  • Accelerate Your Business (50% off!)
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How the Courses Work

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Learn at your own pace. Receive your course materials and get lifetime access to the Online Student Center.
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Hands-on assignments. Learn to prioritize budgets, plan events from start to finish, and start your own business.
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1-on-1 feedback. Upload assignments and get personalized audio feedback from your industry-expert tutor.
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Launch your new career. Graduate in a few short months as a certified event & wedding planning professional!

Support For Your Event Planning Career

Contact QC’s Student Support for assistance throughout your online event courses. QC’s team is available 7 days a week to answer your questions, discuss your learning and career goals, and provide guidance on your assignments.

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Course Decision Guide

Not sure which event planning course is for you?

Download the Course Decision Guide to help you choose the event training course that matches your career goals and interests.

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