Event Management

Short course Hawthorn (VIC), Hobart (TAS) Send me a link to this course

Plan, promote and run highly successful events and conferences.

Do you work in an environment where you need to coordinate, organise or manage your organisation’s events? Are you a member of an administration or project team involved in planning and organising conferences or event management?

This program aims at providing an essential process and skills framework of how to organise and manage professional events, with the primary focus targeted on conferences. The program aims at giving the participants confidence and fundamental tools for achieving a successful and less stressful events management.

The learners will gain more in-depth understanding of conference planning stages, resource management and stakeholder consultation. To deliver learning outcomes of the course, an underpinning project management approach is applied and the structure of the course replicates that of project management stages. Practical activities in this two-day course help to improve participants’ skills in administrating schedule and conference arrangements, coordinating conference proceedings and finalising a post-event phase.

Who should attend Event Management?

This program is suitable for people working in businesses and not-for-profit organisations who need to build or refresh their skills for more efficient and effective work event management - Event Co-ordinators, Executive Assistants, Office Managers.



2 days

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$1320 Victoria
$1120 Tasmania (2018)

* Please note that GST will be added for organisations requesting booking via invoice.

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