Special Event Planning

Cost: $795.00 Reference ID: PVBM-1200 Prerequisites:

You should know how to use a computer and the required software for the program. You should be comfortable communicating to the instructor and other students online (using email and discussion boards). Proficient English Language skills are required.

  • Minimum Computer Skills required
  • Technical requirements & software required

See: www.cotr.bc.ca/sepac for more details

More Information: https://cotr.bc.ca/programs/special-event-planning

Course Overview

If you are currently planning special events within your job, or are interested in entering the field of special events, this program is a fantastic option to take as a professional development opportunity or to expand your career skills.

The Special Event Planning Program provides a general foundation of event planning concepts that can apply to various types of events including weddings, festivals, conferences, meetings, workshops, training events, grand openings, and more. Become familiar with the theory behind the many aspects of event planning and find out how to apply the theory in a practical setting through event simulations.

This 12-week program is fully online and introduces the planning, organizing, delivering and evaluating of special events through four course modules.

  • Best Practices in Event Management
  • Event Coordination
  • Event Marketing
  • Risk Management and Evaluation

Upon successful completion, students receive a CE College of the Rockies Special Event Planning Program Certificate of Achievement.

Kimberley - Monday September 19th, 2022

Kimberley - Monday January 30th, 2023