The 6 Week Event Planning Certificate Boot Camp is a comprehensive overview of Professional Event Planning with an emphasis on developing a professional event portfolio. You can expect the following:
*Develop a professional portfolio
*Find and lock in venues and vendors
*Price your services and create contracts
*Create sponsored events
*Earn 32 event clock hours
Event planning strategies are highlighted and illustrated with a workbook and video. A weekly assignment is expected to be turned in for six consecutive weeks. Each assignment is designed to develop a comprehensive portfolio at the end of the course to share with employers and potential clients.
The course requires 4 assignments, 1 paper, and an assessment. The assignments should not exceed 2-4 pages of text weekly. The paper and the assessment are based on the workbook assignments, feedback, and critical thinking. Grading:
Students are encouraged to prepare their assignments as if they are going to give them to their employer or a potential client. Each assignment takes within 60-90 minutes to complete.
The registration fee is $1,395 per individual participant. Registration includes 6 weeks of training, course workbook, supporting materials, and certificate. The fee is non-refundable or transferrable. If you are doing a payment plan, there is a monthly fee but this is a weekly class, right? You will be done with Boot Camp but payments are still due, it's no different than a student loan. We want you to know that we are here for you beyond Boot Camp and we believe in the 'honor system' trusting you will complete your payments because this course is just what you need to start making the income you deserve!
About the 6 Week Boot Camp
The Event Planning Online Boot Camp has been created for the busy professional with a
minimal amount of time. Students can expect to spend at least 60-90 minutes each week
towards each assignment. Students are welcome to contact their instructor frequently to
answer questions and provide one-on-one support and guidance. The instructor will
provide feedback and a grade after each assignment has been turned in.
Week 1—Fundamentals of Event Planning
Overview: The first week involves a step-by-step approach to successful Event Planning,
which includes venue research. Students are also challenged to create a one page
Week 2—Negotiations & Contracts
Overview: Students will discover the income potential for professional Event Planners.
The second week is dedicated to creating an event while learning how to make money
and how to create a contract.
Week 3—Financial Management
Overview: The third week takes a closer look at the financial aspects of Event Planning,
which includes creating brand value with a service price list to make a profit.
Week 4—Food & Beverage and More
Overview: The fourth week will cover BEOs (Banquet Event Orders), menu planning, and
Week 5—Developing a Portfolio
Overview: Throughout the Online Boot Camp, students will be exposed to various
important aspects of Event Planning. The fifth week is designed to challenge each
student to create a portfolio filled with pictures of venues, menu samples, event
services, vendors, and more!
Week 6—Wrap Up with Final Paper & Assessment
Overview: The last week is a wrap up of everything covered throughout the course
followed by an assessment. Students have 24 hours to complete and return it to their instructor. Certificates are mailed within 10-14 business days after completing the course.