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SIT50322 Diploma of Event Management (CRICOS Code 110356A)

Is it your dream to organise large events such as weddings, sporting events, expos, functions, tourism events, cultural markets, community fundraising events – the list goes on and on? If this is your dream, then the Diploma of Event Management is the right choice. This course will give you the skills to initiate, develop and coordinate events for any industry you desire to work in.
The event management skills and knowledge you will gain can lead to various job positions throughout your whole career. You will gain the skills to operate independently and make operational event management decisions. Work could be undertaken in an office environment where the planning of events takes place, on-site at venues where events are staged or a combination of both – whatever job you imagine yourself in, this course can make that happen.

GeSS Education offers an INTERNSHIP for students undertaking this Qualification in-class at our Gold Coast Campus*

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*Students must successfully complete their units prior to undertaking internship

The units in this Diploma are:

• SITEEVT020: Source and use information on the events industry
• SITEEVT026: Manage event production components
• SITEEVT028: Manage on-site event operations
• SITXCCS015: Enhance customer service experiences
• SITXFIN009: Manage finances within a budget
• SITXHRM009: Lead and manage people
• SITXHRM010: Recruit, select and induct staff
• SITXMGT005: Establish and conduct business relationships
• SITXMGT006: Manage projects
• SITXMPR011: Plan and implement sales activities
• SITXMPR012: Coordinate marketing activities
• SITXMPR016: Prepare and present proposals
• SITXWHS006: Identify hazards, assess and control safety risks
• BSBTWK503: Manage meetings
• SITEEVT021: Administer event registrations
• SITEEVT030: Develop event concepts
• SITEEVT029: Research event industry trends and practice industry
• SITEEVT023: Plan in-house events
• BSBESB406: Establish operational strategies and procedures for new business ventures
• BSBPEF502: Develop and use emotional intelligence

Entry Requirements:

• Year 10 High School certificate or equivalent OR
• Certificate IV in a relevant qualification OR
• Mature aged student with relevant workplace experience
• English level: IELTS 6.0 or equivalent
• Basic computer skills and access to a desktop or laptop with sufficient internet speed to undertake online studies

Course Duration:

Classroom Based:
24 months (includes 6 months of Internship)

Start Dates:

Intakes commence the first Monday of each month

Course Fees:

Please see Price Lists in the bottom footer under ‘Quick Links’.

Possible Career Outcomes:

Function Coordinator

Average salary $65,080 per year*

Event Sales Coordinator

Average salary $65,516 per year*

Event or Exhibition Planner

Average salary $63,125 per year*

*Source: https://au.indeed.com/

Your pathway to an Australian University

This course is a great pathway opportunity for any student wishing to academically prepare for university as well as gaining practical preparation for the work environment.

GeSS Education in affiliation with our key RTO partner:

This qualification will be delivered by GeSS Education on behalf of our partner RTO, Dentos School of Management (RTO provider code 2875, CRICOS Code 01854A), under a third-party arrangement. Dentos School of Management will issue your qualification upon successful completion of your course. Please see Terms & Conditions within Student Handbook for further details.

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To enquire please fill in the form and we will send you further information and an enrolment link. If you wish to package with a University offer, please let us know in the message section.

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