Diploma of Event Management
Melbourne is known as the sporting events capital of the world, home to the Boxing Day Test, F1 Grand Prix, Spring Racing Carnival, Melbourne Cup, AFL Grand Final, Ironman Triathlon, the Australian Open Tennis and many other events. We also host may music events, an increasing number of food events and many other fun events.
Our event management course is your perfect pathway to a university degree in event management, or for working in the broad events industry, and even to run events for your organisation.
Become a part of this exciting, adrenaline fuelled and rewarding industry when you attend our practical hands on courses delivered by industry professionals.
You’ll learn about client services, marketing, communications, occupational health and safety (OHS) and event management. You will also have the opportunity to learn from, and speak to, current industry professionals working with our industry partners.
Run your own event!
PT: 12 months
|Course Type||Victorian TAFE Course|
|Campuses||Box Hill, Lilydale|
|Tuition Fee Type||Estimated Fee|
|Gov. Subsidised - Standard||$6479.00|
|Service Fees||Estimated Annual Fees|
|Service & Amenities*||$150|
|Core Skills Support**||$70|
|Annual Material Fees||$159.00|
|Retain Course Items***||No materials fee applies|
* Does not apply to VETiS or Short course students.
** Does not apply to VETiS, International students, Short Courses, Graduate Degrees , or re-enrolling students who re-enrol in the same course.
***Retained Course Items are purchased by the student once prior to commencing. The course items bought by the student become the property of the student. Such items retain a generic application for other purposes outside the student's course of study (e.g. textbooks).
The student tuition & material fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. Fees listed are for 2018 and may increase annually over the duration of delivery. Advertised start dates and delivery locations are subject to viable student numbers. For more information please contact our Course Advisors on 1300 BOX HILL.
Part time: 12 months (evenings)
You must have completed Year 12 (VCE) or equivalent. Mature age applicants are welcome to apply.
To assist prospective students to determine whether a course is suitable and appropriate for the individual needs the Institute and CAE will assess all students’ language, literacy and numeracy and digital literacy by asking you to undertake a self-assessment review prior to the enrolment.
A course advisor will discuss the outcomes of the review and make recommendations about whether the course is suitable for you, and identify additional support where required.
After successful completion, you may wish to apply for a range of degree courses including:
- sports management
- sports administration
- outdoor recreation
- event management
You may be eligible to receive credits up to 12 months for your completed studies.
This course is government accredited and has national recognition
The qualification is aligned with the Australian Qualification Framework (AQF) level 5.
This qualification will prepare you for work in a wide range of roles in the sports and events industry. Through your practical work experience, you will gain confidence and essential management skills to apply to work.
You may wish to apply for employment opportunities in:
- event management
- sport facility management
- sports management
You will complete 20 units, including 11 core and 9 elective units.
|BSBMKG521||PLAN AND IMPLEMENT SPONSORSHIP AND EVENT MARKETING||40|
|SITEEVT001||SOURCE AND USE INFORMATION ON THE EVENTS INDUSTRY||25|
|SITEEVT002||PROCESS AND MONITOR EVENT REGISTRATIONS||60|
|SITEEVT003||COORDINATE ON-SITE EVENT REGISTRATIONS||40|
|SITEEVT005||PLAN IN-HOUSE EVENTS OR FUNCTIONS||40|
|SITEEVT006||DEVELOP CONFERENCE PROGRAMS||30|
|SITEEVT007||SELECT EVENT VENUES AND SITES||35|
|SITEEVT008||MANAGE EVENT STAGING COMPONENTS||40|
|SITEEVT010||MANAGE ON-SITE EVENT OPERATIONS||60|
|SITHFAB002||PROVIDE RESPONSIBLE SERVICE OF ALCOHOL||10|
|SITXCCS007||ENHANCE CUSTOMER SERVICE EXPERIENCES||40|
|SITXEBS002||DEVELOP, IMPLEMENT AND MONITOR THE USE OF SOCIAL MEDIA IN A BUSINESS||40|
|SITXFIN003||MANAGE FINANCES WITHIN A BUDGET||30|
|SITXFSA001||USE HYGIENIC PRACTICES FOR FOOD SAFETY||15|
|SITXHRM003||LEAD AND MANAGE PEOPLE||60|
|SITXMGT001||MONITOR WORK OPERATIONS||20|
|SITXMGT002||ESTABLISH AND CONDUCT BUSINESS RELATIONSHIPS||60|
|SITXMPR001||COORDINATE PRODUCTION OF BROCHURES AND MARKETING MATERIALS||60|
|SITXWHS002||IDENTIFY HAZARDS, ASSESS AND CONTROL SAFETY RISKS||30|