Event Management and Design
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Our event management courses are ideal for anyone considering a rewarding career in the exciting field of event management. The event and meeting planning industry is growing at a rapid pace and creating new opportunities for professional event management professionals.
The courses are ideal for anyone who enjoys organizing events, planning parties and working with others. Online modules in our event management program include greener events, corporate social responsibility, international best practices, and the expanding event field. You will also learn how technology, including the use of social media, may be harnessed to improve the financial, environmental, and other strategic outcomes of a special event. This introductory course acquaints students with the common components of well executed meetings and events. This course will introduce students to various registration systems and keys to selecting the best registration method. Students will learn the process to make informed decisions. Learn a systematic approach to evaluating meeting objectives and group needs as they relate to menu design, pricing structures, guarantee strategies, negotiation items and overall information about food and beverage services. This course will introduce essential tools needed to prepare a budget for events of all sizes, information gathering, analyzing goals/objectives and preparing and communicating presentations to clients.
This class supported by an Educational Mentor. Educational mentors have worked or are working in the subject they mentor. Educational Mentors review student work, student progress, and interact with students as needed. They respond to any questions or concerns you might have, as well as encouraging and motivating you to succeed.
Students need to have access to the internet and a PC. All required materials are available online with electronic textbooks.
- Certification included