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How to Become a Successful Event Planner


Are you interested in becoming a successful event planner?

Here’s your opportunity to learn from industry expert, Jody-Ann Rowe. Whether you are just starting out or making a career change, this introductory course will familiarize you with the many facets of Event Planning and Management, from initial client contact to post-event analysis.

You will learn key skills required for event research, needs assessment, and other crucial starting points in planning an event. You will also learn to identify the various types of events, develop event decor and design concepts, work with event stakeholders, and implement production schedules and timelines.

Additionally, you will gain transferable, practical knowledge and skills in management practices such as planning, design, marketing, sponsorship, budgeting, risk management and program evaluation.

Here’s what will be covered in this course:

  • Event Planning Basics
  • Different Types of Events
  • The 5 Phase Approach to Event Planning
  • Event Goals and Objectives
  • Event Stakeholders
  • Conducting a Needs Assessment
  • Setting Measurable Objectives for Event Success
  • Defining Your Target Market and Demographics
  • S.W.O.T. Analysis
  • Selecting the Right Venue
  • Event Budgeting
  • Event Timeline and Critical Path Method
  • Identify and Mitigate Risks
  • Event Design
  • Event Marketing Strategies
  • Getting Event Sponsors
  • Evaluating an Event
  • Post-mortem Reporting
  • BONUS: CASE STUDY

Our Promise to You
By the end of this course, you will have the knowledge to be an event planner.

30 Day Money Back Guarantee. If you are unsatisfied for any reason, simply contact us and we’ll give you a full refund. No questions asked.

Get started today and improve your event planning skills!

Course Reviews

  1. Profile photo of Christina Christina says:

    Review on Event Planner Course
    This is a decent course for those who want to review the basics on how to become an event planner. It definitely goes over the necessary and relevant lectures needed to be an efficient and effective planner. The course is not necessarily geared to a specific area of event planning, which is great for anyone interested but may not be appropriate for those with specific roles or niches in mind. Overall, relevant information, tools, tangible guides, and comprehensive lectures for this course. Also, a great value in price.

  2. Profile photo of Sharnice Sharnice says:

    Very Insightful!!!
    I enjoyed the knowledge I retrieved completing this course online. Even more Groupon had a amazing deal that I couldn’t help but to purchase this online course and I am grateful I did! The resources this course had to offer was really useful. I feel confident in doing event planning on my own through the structure and outline planning offered through this course. -Thank you

  3. Profile photo of Dalena Dalena says:

    This was a very informative course!
    I am impressed by the relevance and quantity of content in this course. The instructors voice was pleasant to listen to and didn’t lull me to sleep (is a big deal for me). Coming away with resources and tools that will help me in my new adventure as an event planner was delightful.

  4. Profile photo of Leticia Leticia says:

    Straightforward & Helpful!!
    Great information provided for “on the job events” and “non-profit/personal events”. Definitely plan on utilizing the resources given in the course. Great skill set to add to my stack able creditinals!!!

  5. Profile photo of Tara Tara says:

    Awesome Lecture
    I really enjoyed the course. The speaker spoke clarity and was very precise. Her timing was great.

  6. Profile photo of Tia Tia says:

    Great course!
    Great information provided. Clearly taught and helpful resources.

  7. Profile photo of Rachael Rachael says:

    amazing
    This course was very exciting. I feel more confident in planning future events.

  8. Profile photo of JULIE JULIE says:

    how to become a successful event planner
    very useful information and resources

  9. Profile photo of kim kim says:

    Course Review
    very helpful and informative

  10. Profile photo of Tammy Tammy says:

    How to become a successful event planner
    I found the course to be awesome especially with the social marketing hints and websites!

    I found other helpful ideas and will use the templates.

    Thank you for them.

  11. Profile photo of Esther Esther says:

    Detailed but insightful without overwhelming
    Very user-friendly. I definitely learned a few technical aspects and terms that I will apply. Thank you.

  12. Profile photo of Tara Davis Tara Davis says:

    Really great course
    This is a great course to learn more and understand the event planning world. It reviews all aspects of events and provides helpful templates through out.

  13. Profile photo of natasha natasha says:

    Event Planner Course
    This is a great for anyone that wants become an event planner. You are able to watch the videos as much as you want and work at your own pace.

  14. Profile photo of Abigail Abigail says:

    Great Overview
    I enjoyed taking this course and felt like a lot of helpful tips, apps and websites were used to help put me in the right direction!

  15. Profile photo of Zaira Zaira says:

    Interesting
    I can feel more confident as I plan for many events in my future. I really like how fast and easy it is and do not regret watching the videos…

  16. Profile photo of Masada Masada says:

    Very Good Skill Course on Event Planning
    Offered very good resources and information. Clear and concise.

  17. Profile photo of Elizabeth Elizabeth says:

    Great Overview of Event Planning
    Useful and comprehensive information on event planning. Includes detailed templates.

  18. Profile photo of Lorna Wright Lorna Wright says:

    Educational
    How to Become a Successful Event Planner introductory course is packed with detailed information and examples. Glad I took the class.

  19. Profile photo of Constance Constance says:

    How to become a successful event planner.
    THE COURSE WAS VERY EASY TO UNDERSTAND AND GAVE GOOD INFORMATION FOR ME TO BE SUCCESSFUL.

  20. Profile photo of Tashanna Tashanna says:

    informative
    Packed with lots of information!

  21. Profile photo of Cyrillia Cyrillia says:

    How to become a successful event planner
    Firstly I want to sincerely thank my cousin Adebisi for believing in me and supporting my passion. I loved to plan and decorate especially weddings and birthdays.

    Going through the course, I was like, wow this is how I roll with my planning. I must say the course is a great eye opener to new and old planners and coordinators.

    I will make sure to use all what I have learnt in the near future. Thank you all at Skill Sucess for a well detailed knowledgeable tool kit.

    Cyrillia

  22. Profile photo of MichaelAnn MichaelAnn says:

    How to become a successful event planner.
    I was really amazed at how much information this course had to offer. It was very informative and well put together. I do hope I am able to put all these new tools I have been given to good use.

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