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A certificate helps students further develop their knowledge and skills in a specialized area. The program is available for undergraduate and graduate students as well as for current working professionals. What is a certificate in event management? This program is designed to offer further study for meeting- and event-planning professionals, and students study best practices in organization, promo… Read more

A certificate helps students further develop their knowledge and skills in a specialized area. The program is available for undergraduate and graduate students as well as for current working professionals.

What is a certificate in event management? This program is designed to offer further study for meeting- and event-planning professionals, and students study best practices in organization, promotion, and risk management. Each program will vary, but many will focus on the practical and theoretical aspects of event management, including design, research, planning, evaluation, and coordination of meetings and events of various sizes and types. Some topics may include pre-event publicity, selecting appropriate sites, budgeting, audio-visual aids, and negotiating contracts. Students may also gain a bigger perspective of the industry, including conventions, seminars, expositions, special events, and trade shows. Some programs will offer internships so that students can experience the industry firsthand.

Planning and facilitating events is important for many different industries and organizations. Students who pursue this certificate will learn to effectively conduct and manage events of varying types, which will help them pursue a future career.

The costs associated with earning this certificate can vary greatly depending on the individual program and school. Students should ask the schools directly about tuition and fees.

While most graduates will choose a career in event planning and management, there are many different areas in which to work. Some may choose to work with businesses and organizations in the areas of conferences, corporate retreats, and trade shows. Others may choose to work with social events such as weddings, bar mitzvahs, and other celebrations. With the right background, some individuals may decide to start their own business in the industry.

Start looking for the perfect event management program right now. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Fanshawe College
London , Canada

This graduate certificate program teaches students to leverage sports and events as an all-encompassing marketing communication medium. While the courses focus on sport as the ... +

This graduate certificate program teaches students to leverage sports and events as an all-encompassing marketing communication medium. While the courses focus on sport as the learning catalyst, the skills learned also apply to other sectors such as arts, entertainment and non-profit, broadening the employment landscape for business and marketing students. -
Graduate Certificate
Full-time
English
08 Sep 2020
Campus
Online
 
Centennial College
Toronto , Canada

Throughout the world, humans congregate, gather, and collaborate to learn, celebrate, and meet. This program will cover a wide overview of the event industry. You’ll participa ... +

Throughout the world, humans congregate, gather, and collaborate to learn, celebrate, and meet. This program will cover a wide overview of the event industry. You’ll participate in defining, understanding, and applying the elements involved in planning and staging corporate, social/life cycle, festivals and conference events, and the types of organizations that produce and present them. By connecting with professors and fellow peers and through the use of independent research, group work, discussions, and experiential and work-integrated learning, you’ll examine management practices, including how events are designed, funded, staffed, and promoted. You can expect exposure to the planning and development of sustainability, creativity, sales and marketing, and budgeting along with the understanding of volunteer and team building. Among specific learning outcomes will be: performing an analysis of an event objective, completing an RFP, applying for permits, and comprehending by-laws, risk, and security requirements. Instructors will guide and direct you to real-world learning opportunities, which will require you to reflect on how the experiences connect to course content. During these experiences, you’ll participate in work-integrated learning assignments, projects, or experiential learning opportunities. You’ll graduate with an It’s Your Shift certification, an innovative training, and awareness program to prevent sexual harassment and violence. -
Certificate
Full-time
English
Sep 2020
Online
 
ISB International School Of Business Dublin
Dublin , Ireland

This programme is designed for undergraduate business students who have a particular interest in Tourism and Event Management. This is a study abroad program for a duration of ... +

This programme is designed for undergraduate business students who have a particular interest in Tourism and Event Management. This is a study abroad program for a duration of three months. Students study these subjects in the context of Ireland which adds to their previous knowledge in these areas. They continue to build on their knowledge and skills in the areas of management, communication and economics in a multi-cultural context. -
Certificate
Full-time
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Indian Technical Institute - Management Educational Trainings (ITI MET) and Goa Swiss Institute of Hotel Management (GSIHM)
Panaji , India

The course includes 20% of theory and 80% of practice. Weekly practical trainings for 4 months of paid internships in the event industry in India – Goa, Mumbai, Delhi, Puna.

The course includes 20% of theory and 80% of practice. Weekly practical trainings for 4 months of paid internships in the event industry in India – Goa, Mumbai, Delhi, Puna. -
Certificate
Full-time
6 months
English
Campus
 
ESMAC : École Supérieure des Métiers des Arts appliqués et de la Culture
France Online , France +19 More

RNCP The certification is issued by the National Commission for Vocational Certification (CNCP), under the authority of the Ministry of Labour. Each training included in RNCP ... +

RNCP The certification is issued by the National Commission for Vocational Certification (CNCP), under the authority of the Ministry of Labour. Each training included in RNCP meets a clearly identified need among professionals and on the French labor market. -
Advanced Certificate
Part-time
French
Online
 
Sault College
Sault Ste. Marie , Canada

The program combines key skills and practical experience in both public relations and event management activities.

The program combines key skills and practical experience in both public relations and event management activities. -
Graduate Certificate
Full-time
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Escuela Internacional de Protocolo
Madrid , Spain +4 More

The aim of the course is to provide students with the necessary knowledge of the proper techniques for organizing events. The program takes, as a starting point, the basic rul ... +

The aim of the course is to provide students with the necessary knowledge of the proper techniques for organizing events. The program takes, as a starting point, the basic rules of protocol and event management; the concept of host types presidencies and management systems, management and guest management and invitations as well as the basic sequence of any formal event. -
Certificate
Part-time
100 hours
Spanish
Online
 
Johan Cruyff Institute
Barcelona , Spain

The main objective of the Course in Sports Event Management is to educate you in the application of operational management tools you will need in your responsibility as a spor ... +

The main objective of the Course in Sports Event Management is to educate you in the application of operational management tools you will need in your responsibility as a sport event manager. -
Certificate
Part-time
9 weeks
English, Spanish, Spanish (Spain)
Online
 
Escuela Internacional de Protocolo
Madrid , Spain +4 More

The aim of the course is to provide students with the necessary knowledge of the general rules of social education and etiquette.

The aim of the course is to provide students with the necessary knowledge of the general rules of social education and etiquette. -
Certificate
Part-time
100 hours
Spanish
Online
 
Escuela Internacional de Protocolo
Madrid , Spain +4 More

The aim of the course is to provide students with the knowledge necessary to know the basic techniques for organizing social events, especially technical protocol for the comp ... +

The aim of the course is to provide students with the knowledge necessary to know the basic techniques for organizing social events, especially technical protocol for the composition of tables and banquets and the general organization of all kinds of foods. -
Certificate
Part-time
100 hours
Spanish
Online
 
Escuela Internacional de Protocolo
Madrid , Spain +4 More

The overall objective of the course is to learn the tools of communication to acts service, attention to the media and their needs.

The overall objective of the course is to learn the tools of communication to acts service, attention to the media and their needs. -
Certificate
Part-time
100 hours
Spanish
Online
 

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