Event Management (Introduction) - Level 2

EVENT MANAGEMENT

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Open Study

570

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Overview

Are you interested in Event Management?

Then this is the perfect course for you. Learn how to organise events professionally, from home!

This course allows you to:

  • Understand the event planning process and choosing the best venue

  • Explore how to create and organise charity events, festivals and outdoor concerts

  • Learn the different health and safety policies involved with event management

  • Know how to build client relationships

  • Investigate ways to market your business

Course Content

UNIT 1: CUSTOMER SERVICE AND THE ROLE OF THE EVENT MANAGER

  • Introduction

  • Key qualities of an Event Manager

  • Delivering reliable customer service

  • Creating a seamless service

  • Supporting clients

UNIT 2: THE EVENT PLANNING PROCESS

  • Event documentation

  • Choosing a venue

  • Research

  • Managing problems

  • The Event Planning Process


UNIT 3: TYPES OF EVENTS REQUIRING MANAGEMENT

  • Birthday party planning

  • Organising a charity event

  • Black Tie events

  • Festivals and outdoor concerts


UNIT 4: HEALTH AND SAFETY

  • Health and safety policies

  • Risk assessment

  • Large and small events

  • The health and safety coordinator


UNIT 5: PLANNING SMALL AND PRIVATE CLIENT EVENTS

  • Building a client relationship

  • Overcoming difficulty

  • Events at private homes

  • Planning small corporate events


UNIT 6: RUNNING AN EVENT MANAGEMENT BUSINESS FROM HOME

  • Marketing your business

  • Financial details required by HMRC

  • Starting an Event Management business

  • IT requirements

Other Information

Assessment

This course is assessed by a series of assignments which are submitted to your tutor for marking. No external examination is required.

Study Method

This course is designed for distance learning at home or at work. Students will receive a course pack containing all study materials, as well as full tutor support by email.

Course Duration

You may start at any time and have a full year to complete your studies. We suggest that the course will take approximately 60 hours to complete. This is more than enough time to give you flexibility and work at your own pace without the pressure of deadlines.

Course Outcomes

At the end of this course successful learners will receive a Certificate of Achievement by ABC Awards and a Learner Unit Summary (This lists details of all the units you have completed as part of your course).

The course itself has been designed by Open Study College to meet specific learners’ or employers’ requirements. The course has been endorsed under the ABC Awards’ Quality Licence Scheme. This means Open Study College have undergone external quality checks to ensure that the organisation and the courses’ it offers meet a high standard. Regular reviews of our courses are carried out as part of the endorsement process.

The completion of this course alone does not lead to an Ofqual regulated qualification, but may be used as evidence of knowledge and skills towards regulated qualifications in the future. The unit summary can be used as evidence towards your Recognition of Prior Learning if you wish to progress your studies in this sector.

The course depth and study has been benchmarked at Level 2 against level descriptors published by Ofqual.

Event Management (Introduction) - Level 2

Course No:

570