Diploma of Events (SIT50212)

Qualification: Diploma
Course Code: SIT50212
Study mode: Online
Payment options: VET FEE-HELP may be available
Payment plan
Upfront payment
Duration: Max 36 months
Start date: Anytime – start today!
Awarded by: Conwal and Associates Pty Ltd trading as Conwal Institute (RTO 31190)
This course meets Nationally Recognised Training standards. It is listed on the Australian government's National Register for Vocational Education and Training (VET). Studying this course leads to a qualification that's recognised throughout Australia, and lets employers know that you have the right skills for the job.

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About this course

Begin an exciting career in events management, or make your way up the ladder in this exciting industry, with this online SIT50212 - Diploma of Events course. Study online and gain the skills to be able to organise, manage and review any type of event. By completing this course you will gain the confidence and the know-how to be able to organise and manage conferences, festivals, sporting events, weddings and conventions. The course covers a range of topics including budgets, customer services, event venues, PR strategies, risk and business relationships - ensuring you gain a comprehensive understanding of the many facets of the event management world.

Work placement

As a part of this course you will be required to complete 200 hours of work placement at an events venue or event management company.


To be eligible to enrol in this course, you must meet be at least 18 years old and meet one of the following entry requirements:

  • Have completed Year 12 in Australia and provide a copy of your senior certificate of education; OR
  • Hold a certificate IV or higher qualification in any discipline; OR
  • Receive a competency score of Exit Level 3 or above for reading and numeracy in accordance to the the Australian Core Skills Framework (ACSF)

Areas of study

In this events course, the subjects you will study include: Core units:

  • SITXCCS401 - Enhance the customer service experience
  • SITXEVT301 - Access information on event industry operation
  • SITXEVT503 - Manage event staging components
  • SITXFIN402 - Manage finances within a budget
  • SITXHRM402 - Lead and manage people
  • SITXMGT401 - Monitor work operations
  • SITXMGT501 - Establish and conduct business relationships
  • SITXMGT502 - Manage projects
  • SITXWHS301 - Identify hazards, assess and control safety risks

Elective units:

  • BSBWRT401A - Write complex documents
  • BSBCMM401A - Make a presentation
  • BSBADM502B - Manage meetings
  • SITXADM501 - Prepare and present proposals
  • SITXGLC501 - Research and comply with regulatory requirements
  • BSBMGT515A - Manage operational plan
  • BSBRSK501B - Manage risk
  • SITXEVT502 - Select event venues and sites
  • SITXEVT504 - Organise event infrastructure
  • BSBWORD501 - Manage personal work priorities and professional development
  • SITXMPR501 - Obtain and manage sponsorship

Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a nationally recognised, SIT50212 - Diploma of Events from Conwal and Associates Pty Ltd (RTO 31190).

By completing this course you will gain the skills and training to work in the dynamic and fast-paced industry of events management. Potential job outcomes include:

  • Events coordinator
  • Event manager
  • Community and events executive

Finance options

If you are an Australian citizen you may be eligible to receive VET FEE-HELP for this program, meaning you can defer payment of your course fees.

The current price of this course is $15,000.

Alternatively, payment plans are available.

You will be provided with the opportunity to withdraw without payment, if you decide that this course isn't right for you.

You may be eligible to receive VET FEE-HELP for this course!

This course can be paid for through the VET FEE-HELP government loan scheme. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, this means you don’t need to pay upfront.

Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees on your behalf. You’ll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $54,869 (2016-17 income year).

Find out more about government study loans here.
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