Conference and Event Management

Conference and Event Management

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Conference and Event Management is not easily mastered, and it takes plenty of creativity to design an event that is memorable and meaningful. It also takes careful attention to detail, adaptability, effective delegating, and a lot of work. While this online course is specifically for corporate event planning, the elements here can also be applied to more personal event planning like anniversaries, special birthday gatherings, weddings, etc.

Learning objectives for this online course include:

  • Planning a complete corporate event, including an agenda, budget, goals, venue, audience, food, and whatever else your client needs
  • Keep your event on budget
  • Design an advertising and marketing plan that includes a comprehensive use of media, take-aways, and/or swag bags
  • Determine whether partners, sponsors, and volunteers can help to make your event unforgettable
  • Create an atmosphere of service that delegates will remember
  • Select speakers and a master of ceremonies to add impact to your event
  • Create a diversity plan
  • Evaluate the process once it's all wrapped up
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  • Learn on your PC, Smart Phone, Tablet and iPad

Course Outline

Session One: Course Overview

Session Two: Event Planning Essentials

  • Identifying Key Event Elements
  • Setting Goals and Objectives
  • Getting Organised

Session Three: Budgeting Basics

  • Pre-Assignment Review
  • The Real Budget
  • Getting Strict About the Budget

Session Four: Using the Committee Approach

  • Getting the Right People Doing the Right Things
  • Doing Delegation Right

Session Five: Connecting with Partners and Sponsors

  • Benefits of Support
  • Step Up and Ask!

Session Six: Advertising and Marketing

  • Getting the Word Out
  • The “Touch” Factor
  • Take-Away Planning

Session Seven: Selecting the Venue

Session Eight: Feeding the Masses

  • Setting up the Menu
  • Finding Food Solutions

Session Nine: Business Etiquette Basics

  • Don’t Be Afraid!
  • The Edge of Etiquette
  • Think Space!

Session Ten: Celebrating Diversity

  • What Does It Mean?
  • Diversity Assessment

Session Eleven: Creating an Atmosphere of Service

  • Introduction to Customer Service
  • Critical Elements of Customer Service

Session Twelve: Selecting Speakers and a Master of Ceremonies

  • People in Your Event
  • People in Practice

Session Thirteen: Managing Contracts

Session Fourteen: Gathering Feedback

  • Gathering Feedback from Delegates
  • Gathering Feedback from the Client
  • Designing Feedback

Session Fifteen: Adding the Finishing Touches

Session Sixteen: Event Day Roles

  • Things to Do
  • Managing Your Image

Session Seventeen: Closing the Event

  • Creating the Conference Report
  • Holding the Post-Event Meeting and Thanking Those Involved

Session Eighteen: Practising Planning

  • Creating an Event Plan Draft
  • Presentations
  • Recommended Reading List
  • Post-Course Assessment
  • Pre- and Post-Assessment Answer Keys
  • Personal Action Plan

Learning online

This course is 100% online. Once enrolling you will receive INSTANT online access to the learning materials, activities and quizzes.

Entry requirements

No prior knowledge is needed to complete this course, however basic computing skills is recommended. You will need access to the Internet. Our courses are compatible with most modern browsers.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. Do I get a certificate for completing the course? A. You will receive a certificate of completion that you can download instantly once you have successfully complete the course..
Q. Can I do the course on my smart phone or tablet? A. The learning material can be accessed from your smart phone or tablet or a PC.
Q. What happens after I click enrol? A. After clicking the enrol button at the top of this page, you will set up your account and password and then you can pay for the course through our secure checkout system or through PayPal. You can then log in and have INSTANT access to the course.
Q. What if I need help while doing the course online? A. Our courses are self paced, user driven courses and are easy to follow and understand. Our support team will be available to assist you should you have trouble accessing your course but are not trained experts on the content of the course and can only provide limited support in course content.
Q. How long do I have to complete the course? A. Each LearnMe online course is available for 365 days from the time of enrolment. Even after you have completed the course you can still go back review the the course as many times as you like within your access period.
Q. What if I have other questions? A. Contact our Support Team.