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SIT50316 Diploma of Event Management

SIT50316 Diploma of Event Management

IntakeCampusStandard DurationApprenticeship DurationTraineeship Duration
2019 JulyGeelong CityFull-time: 1 year

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Course Description

Do you have a passion for event management? Love people, planning and operating independantly? Then this is the course for you!

Events are diverse in nature. This qualification will equip you to work for event or exhibition organisations operating in a range of industries, including the tourism and travel, hospitality, sport, cultural, and community sectors.

You will learn a broad range of event-related skills and sound knowledge of event management processes in order to coordinate event operations. 

Work placement/industry experience

We work closely with the local tourism/events industry, so you'll gain a strong understanding of many sectors of the industry.  Field trips and site visits are organised to gain insight from local experts in a range of business settings. There are many volunteering roles to choose from during your studies which will build your skills and networks.

How often do I attend?

FT - 3 days per week | Monday, Tuesday & Thursday | 9.00am - 5.00pm
PT - flexible

Possible Career Outcomes

  • conference coordinator 
  • event or exhibition coordinator 
  • event or exhibition planner 
  • event sales coordinator 
  • function coordinator 
  • in-house meetings coordinator 
  • meetings coordinator 
  • staging coordinator 
  • venue coordinator

Course Description

Course Description

Do you have a passion for event management? Love people, planning and operating independantly? Then this is the course for you!

Events are diverse in nature. This qualification will equip you to work for event or exhibition organisations operating in a range of industries, including the tourism and travel, hospitality, sport, cultural, and community sectors.

You will learn a broad range of event-related skills and sound knowledge of event management processes in order to coordinate event operations. 

Work placement/industry experience

Work placement/industry experience

We work closely with the local tourism/events industry, so you'll gain a strong understanding of many sectors of the industry.  Field trips and site visits are organised to gain insight from local experts in a range of business settings. There are many volunteering roles to choose from during your studies which will build your skills and networks.

How often do I attend?

How often do I attend?

FT - 3 days per week | Monday, Tuesday & Thursday | 9.00am - 5.00pm
PT - flexible

Possible Career Outcomes

  • conference coordinator 
  • event or exhibition coordinator 
  • event or exhibition planner 
  • event sales coordinator 
  • function coordinator 
  • in-house meetings coordinator 
  • meetings coordinator 
  • staging coordinator 
  • venue coordinator
Entrance Requirements
Important Dates
Units & Assessment
Further Study Options
Fees
How do I Apply

  1. Apply online
  2. Satisfy selection process (if applicable)
  3. Accept offer
  4. Enrol and pay
  5. Commence Study
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Date published: 22/01/2019 10:03:00 PM

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