Event Planning Fundamentals

Event Planning Fundamentals

This engaging and interesting core foundation course will introduce you to the field of event planning. Participants will learn requirements, skills, and resources needed to begin a career as an event planning professional, what opportunities may be available and practical knowledge about what is needed to start or grow an event planning business.

Participants will be led through the process of setting up a small business while gaining familiarity with elements common to all events. Emphasis will be placed on learning the roles and responsibilities germane to planning and delivery of all aspects of an event with a keen awareness of best industry practices. In addition, participants will examine which aspects of event planning match their skills and abilities and seek avenues to augment, if needed. Activities will be given to enhance the participants creativity and help them learn how to seek and implement creative approaches in order to create unforgettable events.
6 hours