Diploma of Event Management


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Program Description

Pacific Training Group courses are structured around the planning and staging of real-life events. As a student, you’ll be actively involved in a range of major events around the city, as well as boutique events conducted by PTG itself. Practical, hands-on training made possible through Pacific Training Group’s extensive industry partner network.

SIT50316 Diploma of Event Management

Learn how to coordinate event operations. Gain a broad range of event-related skills and sound knowledge of event management processes.


5 terms of 10 weeks plus term breaks.


Study Mode

Study mode: 20 hours per week including 15 hours in class and 5 hours online.

Entry requirements: Minimum 18 years, IELTS 5.5 or equivalent, Australian Year 11 or equivalent.

Students must provide their own laptop.

Study topics

  • Production planning and management
  • Exhibition and visitor programs
  • Stage management
  • Management and leadership
  • Human resource management
  • Finance
  • Event design and development

Successful careers start here

Event Management...one of today’s fastest-growing employment sectors. Enjoy a rich and rewarding career where you’ll play your part in the planning and staging of sporting, social, cultural and community events, exhibitions, trade shows and much more.

  • Strong employment growth
  • 32% year on year growth
  • Median weekly earnings $1313

Why choose us?

Australia is a leading international destination with some of the world’s best facilities, providing international students with great weather, entertainment & lifestyle while you study. Australia has one of the highest numbers of international students in the world.

As well as excellent education, Australia is the 6th largest country in the world with over 500 national parks, 19 UNESCO World Heritage sites, the world’s longest straight road, 200 different languages spoken and the Australian Alps receive more snow each year than Switzerland!

Pacific Training Group has campuses in Sydney and Gold Coast. Both campuses have quality teaching facilities and a fun relaxing environment that is conducive for academic learning whilst providing the perfect platform to connect with industry. Our large bright learning spaces encourage students and staff to foster a strong working relationship. Both Sydney and Gold Coast campuses are centrally located making it easy to access from any part of the city and surrounds.

Application Process

In order to apply to the Diploma of Event Management program at the Pacific Training Group, you are required to be minimum 18 years old, and to have completed at least 11 years of formal schooling.

An upper-intermediate level of English or higher is required. You can apply online, clicking here. We will contact you as soon as you have completed the online application.


Reach out to us! Our email is: enquiries@pacifictraining.edu.au

Last updated Feb 2020

About the School

Welcome to Pacific Training Group, where we’re bringing a fresh approach to vocational education and training in the areas of hospitality, event management, leadership and management, and travel and t ... Read More

Welcome to Pacific Training Group, where we’re bringing a fresh approach to vocational education and training in the areas of hospitality, event management, leadership and management, and travel and tourism. Working in cooperation with a network of significant industry partners, Pacific Training Group offers a unique blend of classroom-based training, online learning and industry emersion. Graduate with extensive industry skills, a network of employment contacts and a qualification that is recognised in Australia and beyond. Specialist study areas Hospitality Leadership & Management Travel & Tourism Event Management Why do students enjoy studying at PTG? Centrally located ultra-modern campuses Award winning trainers Extensive connections to industry with work placement World class eLearning resources Flexible timetable options combined with online learning Complimentary academic support classes See more on our website at http://pacifictraining.edu.au/ Read less
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