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Diploma of Event Management

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

Standard duration

1.25 academic years (5 terms of 10 weeks plus term breaks)

Areas covered by this course:

  • Client and customer service
  • Production management
  • Exhibition and visitor programs
  • Stage management
  • Management and leadership
  • Human resource management
  • Finance
  • Event design and development
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Course Information

All courses are delivered in full-time mode including 15 hours of classroom-based training and 5 hours of online learning each week.

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Minimum 18 years, Australian Year 11 or equivalent, successful completion of PTG’s LLN test and IELTS 5.5 or equivalent (unless exempted for visa application with the Department of Home Affairs). Students must provide their own laptop.

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Successfully complete SIT50316 Diploma of Event Management and enjoy guaranteed entry and full credit transfer towards our SIT60216 Advanced Diploma of Event Management.

What you’ll learn

Units of Competency

SITXWHS001Participate in safe work practices
SITXHRM001Coach others in job skill
SITXWHS002Identify hazards, assess and control safety risks
SITEEVT003Coordinate onsite event registration
SITEEVT001Source and use information on the event industry
SITEEVT002Process and monitor event registrations
SITXFIN004Prepare and monitor budgets
BSBWRT401Write complex documents
SITXMGT002Establish and conduct business relationships
SITXHRM003Lead and manage people
SITEEVT010Manage onsite event operations
SITEEVT008Manage event staging components
SITXMGT003Manage Projects
SITXEEVT007Select event venues and sites
SITEEVT006Develop conference programs
BSBCMM401Make a Presentation
SITEEVT005Plan in house events or functions
SITXFIN003Manage finances within a budget
SITXCCS007Enhance customer service experiences
SITXMGT001Monitor work operations

What our students are saying about the SIT50316 Diploma of Event Management

At Pacific Training Group you get not only theory but also practise as well. Pacific Training Group gives you lots of personal experiences and my trainer shares knowledge and understanding in the subject.

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