Wedding Planning and Events Management

This course may be ideal for you if you are a people person and love making others feel their very best, while still working under pressure on someone’s special day. Studying this course gives you a true insight, which provides you with the knowledge and skills to be able to efficiently plan and organise a wide variety of events in any situation. This can also lead you on the path to a new career.

What is a Wedding Planner?
What is an Events Manager?
Who needs them?
What skills and attributes do they need?
What Wedding Planning and Events Management have in common
Budgets and Finance
What to charge
Establishing Budgets
Wedding Planning
How to Deal with Enquiries
Your Clients – The Happy Couple
The Wedding Ceremony
The Reception
The Party
Themed Events
Events Management
Your Clients – The Decision-Makers
Corporate Events
Setting up Conferences
Larger Events
Family and Social Events
Venue Selection
Planning Processes
Managing the Budget
Managing the Venue
Managing and Coordinating Suppliers and Contractors
Agreeing the Food and Cuisine
Considering Non-Standard Diners
Available Facilities and Utilities
Table Planning
Drinks and Bar Facilities
Stock Control
The Effects of Alcohol
Music and Entertainment
Live Music? DJ?, Both?
Agreeing the Entertainment Timetable
Booking Bands and Artists
Technical Requirements
Legal and Compliance Issues
Health and Safety
Licenses and Permits
Liability Issues and Insurance

Business Management