Events and weddings usually require multiple teams to come together, including several external suppliers. That’s where event managers come in.If you’re detail-oriented, love organisation, aren’t scared of multitasking and get a thrill every time you see an event go off without a hitch, then you’ve missed your calling.You’re an events manager, and we’re here to help you realise that dream.
There’s a lot more to event management than you might imagine. Whether it’s weddings, sports or corporate conferences, a tremendous amount of work goes into planning events and making sure they go off without a hitch.
An event planner’s exact role will vary depending on the industry they are operating in. Essentially, they are responsible for the organising and execution of a variety of functions. There may also be a requirement to manage a team of people and third-party companies to ensure all events are a roaring success.
Be prepared for the unexpected, keep your cool, and you’ll be a successful, highly sought-after event manager.
How to get into event planning
If you aspire to become a fully-fledged event planner but don’t have the time or want the hassle of going ‘back to school’, then a distance learning events management course may be the best option for you.
Study at your own time and pace to get armed with all the practical skills and knowledge you’ll need to succeed. And because you can study from home in your spare time, it’s possible to work towards a new career while juggling the demands of day-to-day life.
Which course is best for event management?
We always recommend our Event Management Level 3 course for students who want an all-rounded education so that they can leap right into their new careers.
After you’ve dabbled in the industry and managed enough events to know what sector you prefer to work in, you can always invest in further study and specialise in a specific area of planning, like wedding planning, for example.
Why study events management courses with Oxbridge?
As a trusted and experienced distance learning provider, when you enrol on an online course with us, you will have access to award-winning learning materials and expert tutor support every step of the way. You’ll receive the same level of teaching and learning as you’d expect from traditional education, only now you’ll be in the driving seat, with complete control over your future.
Our high pass rates are a testament to the standard of education we provide. Enrolling is quick, straightforward, and the first step towards your new career. Whether you want to set up your own business or become a high-flying events manager at a large company, we’ll help make your dreams come true.