online diploma

online diploma

  • To give an overview of the events industry
  • To develop you as a great event manager
  • To increase your confidence
  • To help you build a network of industry contacts

Our online, CIM accredited level 4 Diploma course in Event Management, will enable you to study the best event management content available in the way that you want to: anytime, anywhere. You will be able to interact with lecturers and students throughout and will be supported through direct channels and regular Google Hangouts.

The lectures are delivered by a team that share many years of industry experience but, more importantly, have a real passion for working with students to facilitate the most productive learning experience possible.

The academic credentials of the course have been developed alongside our accrediting body – The Chartered Institute of Marketing. This academic rigour ensures that you will qualify with an equivalent Level 4 accredited Diploma that employers will value.

Our online course provides a totally unique learning experience unlike anything else out there in the marketplace. The customised learning platform we have developed was specifically designed around the needs of our students and our course material, but remains as instinctive to use as iTunes – making the journey through the course fun, effective and lasting.

Students can complete the course within their own timeframe over the course of one year.

We offer a free taster version of this course which will give you access to one of the modules and a good insight into how the course works. Call or email us to find out more.

A brief overview of the history of events will allow you to compare today’s modern environment with how the industry has evolved over the years. A perspective will also be taken on the future, enabling you to understand how events will evolve within the marketing and communications needs of developing business and social environments.

You will be introduced to objective setting and gain an appreciation of strategic planning. You’ll also learn how to compile a marketing strategy using not only traditional teaching methods but also new techniques through examining relevant business case studies. We believe that all our students should understand:

    • The significance of marketing events
    • How events can contribute to an organisation’s return on investment (ROI)

We’ll teach you about budgeting, public relations, communications and post-event analysis techniques and relate them directly back to how they fit with events. The course will also cover the creation of planning materials for event logistics, the importance of executing agreed action plans and the various responsibilities that lie with you, the event manager.

During your time with us you’ll get lots of experience in using project plans, timelines, and senior management reporting systems.

Sessions will concentrate on the practical aspects of events such as:

  • Venue sourcing and management
  • Supplier appointment and liaison
  • Client account management
  • Contracts and terms & conditions
  • Risk management and Health and Safety

In order to partake in the online diploma course, you must be using sufficient technology to enjoy the full benefits of the site.
• A contemporary internet browser. We recommend Mozilla Firefox or Google Chrome, but the site will run on IE8.
• The ability to listen to audio and watch HD video (if your computer has built in speakers, they will be fine.

You can also take the course on smartphone devices such as Apple iPhones (iOS6 and up) and tablets.

  • PRICE
    £795 (+VAT) next course start dates: 22nd Sept, 6th Oct, 20th Oct, 3rd Nov, 17th Nov, 1st Dec, 15th Dec, 5th Jan
COURSE OVERVIEW
  • To give an overview of the events industry
  • To develop you as a great event manager
  • To increase your confidence
  • To help you build a network of industry contacts

Our online, CIM accredited level 4 Diploma course in Event Management, will enable you to study the best event management content available in the way that you want to: anytime, anywhere. You will be able to interact with lecturers and students throughout and will be supported through direct channels and regular Google Hangouts.

The lectures are delivered by a team that share many years of industry experience but, more importantly, have a real passion for working with students to facilitate the most productive learning experience possible.

The academic credentials of the course have been developed alongside our accrediting body – The Chartered Institute of Marketing. This academic rigour ensures that you will qualify with an equivalent Level 4 accredited Diploma that employers will value.

Our online course provides a totally unique learning experience unlike anything else out there in the marketplace. The customised learning platform we have developed was specifically designed around the needs of our students and our course material, but remains as instinctive to use as iTunes – making the journey through the course fun, effective and lasting.

Students can complete the course within their own timeframe over the course of one year.

We offer a free taster version of this course which will give you access to one of the modules and a good insight into how the course works. Call or email us to find out more.

Course Content

A brief overview of the history of events will allow you to compare today’s modern environment with how the industry has evolved over the years. A perspective will also be taken on the future, enabling you to understand how events will evolve within the marketing and communications needs of developing business and social environments.

You will be introduced to objective setting and gain an appreciation of strategic planning. You’ll also learn how to compile a marketing strategy using not only traditional teaching methods but also new techniques through examining relevant business case studies. We believe that all our students should understand:

    • The significance of marketing events
    • How events can contribute to an organisation’s return on investment (ROI)

We’ll teach you about budgeting, public relations, communications and post-event analysis techniques and relate them directly back to how they fit with events. The course will also cover the creation of planning materials for event logistics, the importance of executing agreed action plans and the various responsibilities that lie with you, the event manager.

During your time with us you’ll get lots of experience in using project plans, timelines, and senior management reporting systems.

Sessions will concentrate on the practical aspects of events such as:

  • Venue sourcing and management
  • Supplier appointment and liaison
  • Client account management
  • Contracts and terms & conditions
  • Risk management and Health and Safety
Technical Requirements

In order to partake in the online diploma course, you must be using sufficient technology to enjoy the full benefits of the site.
• A contemporary internet browser. We recommend Mozilla Firefox or Google Chrome, but the site will run on IE8.
• The ability to listen to audio and watch HD video (if your computer has built in speakers, they will be fine.

You can also take the course on smartphone devices such as Apple iPhones (iOS6 and up) and tablets.

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