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As an experienced event organiser, you’ve naturally developed a broad range of skills in planning, team-building, budgeting and management. It’s these skill-sets that our assessors look for in the Advanced Diploma of Events. With this ‘non-traditional’ study program you have the opportunity to turn your experience into course credits and gain formal qualifications. Your ability to analyse, design and execute judgements using wide-ranging technical, creative, conceptual or managerial skills will be recognised through this advanced accreditation. Course details

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LOCATION/S

Gold Coast - Southport

Key dates and info

DURATION

Recognition of prior learning (RPL): Varies / Varies

Course details

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Carrie-Lee Johnson

Flexible and innovative study options

From a young age I wanted to follow a career path that would bring out the best in my creative self. Having multiple career paths to choose from whilst studying in a flexible learning environment was crucial in my decision to select TAFE Queensland Gold Coast as my preferred and only education provider.
More about this course.

Carrie-Lee Johnson
Certificate III in Media

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A qualification with TAFE Queensland Gold Coast will bring you practical & essential skills in your choosen field. Our hands-on training approved by industry, leads to great job outcomes for our students.

Key dates

LOCATION START DATE WORKLOAD DELIVERY
Gold Coast - Southport Any time Varies Recognition of prior learning (RPL)

Entry requirements

For RPL enquiries please email the RPL Coordinator at rplcoordinator.goldcoast@tafe.qld.edu.au.

Location/s

Gold Coast - Southport
91-99 Scarborough Street
Southport QLD 4215

Resources required

No specific resources are required to successfully complete this course.

It is recommended that students have access to a reliable internet connection to access TAFE Queensland Gold Coast's online learning system, and a computer with up-to-date software, including Microsoft Office, Adobe Acrobat Reader and Adobe Flash Player.

This equipment and software is available for students to use at all TAFE Queensland locations.

Units

UNIT CODE DESCRIPTION TYPE
SITXEVT603 Determine event feasibility Core
SITXEVT604 Develop and implement event management plans Core
SITXMPR502 Develop and implement marketing strategies Core
SITXEVT602 Develop event concepts Core
BSBSUS501A Develop workplace policy and procedures for sustainability Core
SITXMGT501 Establish and conduct business relationships Core
SITXWHS601 Establish and maintain a work health and safety system Core
SITXHRM402 Lead and manage people Core
SITXEVT503 Manage event staging components Core
BSBMGT608C Manage innovation and continuous improvement Core
BSBADM502B Manage meetings Core
SITXCCS501 Manage quality customer service Core
BSBRSK501B Manage risk Core
SITXFIN501 Prepare and monitor budgets Core
SITXGLC501 Research and comply with regulatory requirements Core
SITXEVT601 Research event trends and practice Core
SITXMPR404 Coordinate marketing activities Elective
SITXEVT303 Coordinate on-site event registrations Elective
BSBITU306A Design and produce business documents Elective
SITXEVT501 Develop conference programs Elective
SITXWHS401 Implement and monitor work health and safety practices Elective
SITXFIN401 Interpret financial information Elective
BSBCMM401A Make a presentation Elective
SITXCOM401 Manage conflict Elective
BSBDIV501A Manage diversity in the workplace Elective
BSBMGT515A Manage operational plan Elective
SITXHRM502 Manage volunteers Elective
SITXHRM503 Monitor staff performance Elective
SITXMPR501 Obtain and manage sponsorship Elective
SITXEVT504 Organise event infrastructure Elective
SITHKOP302 Plan and cost basic menus Elective
SITHKOP404 Plan catering for events or functions Elective
SITXEVT401 Plan in-house events or functions Elective
SITXADM501 Prepare and present proposals Elective
SITXEVT302 Process and monitor event registrations Elective
SITHFAB309 Provide advice on food Elective
SITXHRM501 Recruit, select and induct staff Elective
SITXHRM401 Roster staff Elective
SITXEVT502 Select event venues and sites Elective
BSBWRT401A Write complex documents Elective

Disclaimer

Not all electives available at all campuses

For the cost per unit please contact the RPL Coordinator at rplcoordinator.goldcoast@tafe.qld.edu.au.

Additional Costs

There are no additional costs to study this course.

Outcome

Successful completion of this qualification may enable you to work in a range of organisations where event management takes place, and such organisations are diverse in nature. Examples include professional conference organisers, exhibition and event management companies, sporting associations, community organisations, hospitality and cultural venues.

Possible job titles include: event manager; venue manager; conference manager; exhibitions manager.

Job prospects

  • Event or Conference Manager
  • Conference and Event Organiser

University pathways

A course with TAFE Queensland Gold Coast can be a great path to university. In many cases, you can save up to one year from your university qualification.

Read our University Pathways guide to learn all about it.

Carrie-Lee Johnson

Flexible and innovative study options

From a young age I wanted to follow a career path that would bring out the best in my creative self. Having multiple career paths to choose from whilst studying in a flexible learning environment was crucial in my decision to select TAFE Queensland Gold Coast as my preferred and only education provider.
More about this course.

Carrie-Lee Johnson
Certificate III in Media

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Recognition of prior learning

Recognition of prior learning

Fast-track your way to a formal qualification by earning credit for the things you already know. Getting recognition for the skills you've gained from the workplace or previous learning means less study time for you, and getting the paper to prove you're qualified a whole lot sooner.

More about RPL

More info:
http://tafegoldcoast.edu.au/study-with-us/careerchangers-jobseeker/recognition-prior-learning

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Note: All information was accurate at time of publication, however TAFE policies, tuition fees and course content is subject to change without notice. Course commencement is dependent on sufficient enrolments.

Last updated on 7 December 2016

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