Event & Wedding Planning Course Outline

Unit E

In Unit E, you’ll be introduced to planning tools and the budget framework. You’ll also learn how to plan other events around the wedding like the stag and doe and rehearsal dinner.

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Event and Wedding Course Materials Unit E
  • Timelines, checklists, tracking sheets, itineraries: all of these helpful tools are going to be your best friends. Get set up with planning tools that will make your job easy and also reduce stress levels for all involved.

  • No matter how deep your clients’ pockets are, you’ll always be working with a predetermined budget. Learn how to formulate a budget spreadsheet, prioritize tasks, and keep costs under control.

  • Organizing the wedding might not be the only job you’re called on to do. Your clients may ask you to plan other parties around the wedding such as the bridal shower, stag and doe, or rehearsal dinner. Learn about all wedding-related events and how to organize each one.

  • As a wedding planner, your clients are going to call on you to advise them on all aspects of the wedding, including helping them choose who to invite to their wedding! Learn the tried and true tricks for putting together the guest list and put your clients at ease.

  • Get ready to channel your inner fashionista because in this unit you’ll learn about all attire and aesthetics related to the wedding, from wedding dress styles to dressing the ring bearer. You’ll have the knowledge to confidently advise your clients through all of their fashion choices.

Your event and wedding planning assignments

Your Assignments

Take a look at some of the practical assignments that you’ll complete in this unit:

  • Create a plan for a couple whose wedding is just 10 months away.
  • Formulate a wedding budget for your clients that fits with their priorities.
  • Plan the theme, entertainment, and menu for a cocktail reception at a ritzy location.

Unit A | Unit B | Unit C | Unit D | Unit E | Unit F