6 Week Event Planning Certificate Boot Camp

Develop A Professional Portfolio in 6 Weeks

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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:
Assignments: 40%
Paper: 10%
Assessment: 50%
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.
Registration Fee:
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
professional biography.
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
vendor research.
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.

Your Instructor

Helena Paschal
Helena Paschal

Helena Paschal is armed with a Master's degree in Communication, a Bachelor's degree in Speech Communication, and a Certification in Hospitality Management. She is a Pryor Certified Professional Trainer with strong presentation skills and 15 years of teaching experience.

As an Event Planner, she has planned over 500 successful events including Exhibitions, Conferences, Food Festivals, Golf Tournaments, and Product Launches for corporations, non-profit organizations, and individuals.

She is energetic and engaging with a demonstrated thought leadership ability to form strong customer relationships. She has trained numerous colleges including Harvard, MIT, UCLA, and Fortune 500 companies ranging from NASA to Delta Airlines.

She has been featured in Forbes for leadership and countless event publications and blogs from Hostess with the Mostess, Catch My Party, Kara's Party Ideas and many more. You can count on Helena Paschal to give you a dynamic and motivating presentation and training session.

Frequently Asked Questions

When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days and we will give you a full refund.

This course is closed for enrollment.