Event Planning Pro: Certification Course for Professional Event Planners

Sat Mar 23 2024 at 09:00 am to 04:00 pm UTC-06:00

505 N Michigan Ave | Chicago

Helena Paschal
Publisher/HostHelena Paschal
Event Planning Pro: Certification Course for Professional Event Planners

Join us in Chicago to learn how successful event planners handle challenges details decor and safety regulations. At the end of class you will know how to effectively plan events to generate a return on investment (ROI) while growing your reputation as a Certified Event Planner!

Chicago Event Planner Certification

Date: March 23 2024

Time: 9:00 AM-4:00 PM (brief 30-minute lunch break at 12:30PM)

Registration Includes: Event training workbook an exam certification and event certification ID.

Certifications are awarded at the end of class.

Module 1: Introduction to Event Planning

  • Understanding the role of event planners in the industry
  • Exploring different types of events and their objectives
  • Overview of the event planning process and key elements

Module 2: Budgeting and Financial Management

  • Creating event budgets and cost estimates
  • Tracking expenses and managing financial resources
  • Negotiating contracts and vendor agreements

Module 3: Vendor Selection and Management

  • Identifying and selecting vendors, suppliers, and venues
  • Managing vendor relationships and ensuring quality standards

Module 4: Event Logistics and Operations

  • Developing comprehensive event timelines and schedules
  • Coordinating logistics, including transportation, accommodations, and catering
  • Implementing contingency plans and managing unforeseen challenges

Module 5: Marketing and Promotion Strategies

  • Developing event marketing plans and promotional strategies
  • Leveraging digital marketing channels, including social media and email marketing
  • Generating buzz and excitement around events to maximize attendance

Module 6: Event Execution and On-Site Management

  • Overseeing event setup, execution, and breakdown
  • Managing event staff, volunteers, and security personnel
  • Handling emergencies and troubleshooting issues as they arise

Module 7: Post-Event Evaluation and Analysis

  • Conducting post-event evaluations and gathering feedback
  • Analyzing event performance metrics and identifying areas for improvement
  • Documenting successes and lessons learned for future events

Module 8: Professional Development and Career Advancement

  • Exploring career pathways and opportunities in the event planning industry
  • Networking strategies and building professional relationships
  • Continuing education and staying updated on industry trends and best practices

Module 9: Certification Exam Preparation

  • Reviewing key concepts and principles covered in the course
  • Tips and strategies for success in the certification exam

Registration includes the event planner certification exam. The exam is given at the end of class. It generally takes 20 minutes to complete. Students are informed right away if they pass or fail at the end of class. Certificates are awarded in class upon successful completion.

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Event Venue

505 N Michigan Ave, 505 N Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60611, United States


USD 995.00

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