Certificate in Event Management

The events industry offers a variety of career opportunities, from event coordinators to the event manager who oversee the whole event management process. The focus of the programme is to develop, enhance and empower prospective learners with necessary training to become successful event management practitioners within the Events Sector.

South Africa is new frontier in modern event management. The event industry is on eof the world’s largest employers and contributes a major economic impact. This industry is able to make a positive contribution to the lives of many people. Through events one can mark important milestones. A fundamental understanding and commitment to economic, technological and environmental challenges are needed to ensure a sustainable future for this industry. A career I this industry requires education and training. Experience, training, flexibility and willingness to work hard and long hours will assist positively with career advancement. A positive frame of mind is also a definite requirement.

The Event Management Certificate will cover will cover the following learning outcomes:

  • general overview of the events industry
  • marketing of events
  • financial management of events
  • planning events
  • staffing of events
  • project management
  • events operations and logistics
  • legal compliance for events
  • risk management for events
  • events tourism guidance
  • tourism and events
  • practical site visits
  • staging a event
  • computer technology

  • Formative: presentations, assignments, activities
  • Summative: written test and exams
  • Event Educationals
  • Event Site Inspections
  • Event Staging

Standard 10/Grade 12 National Senior Certificate or equivalent with proficiency in English, both in the verbal and written medium.

Please contact the Institute on +27 21 448 5432, email on info@ttbisa.co.za or go to our admissions page for an application form.
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