Diploma of Event Management

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  • Payment options:
    Payment plan
    Upfront payment
  • Duration:
    Up to 12 months
  • Start date:
    Enrol anytime!
  • Awarded by:
    AD1 College (RTO 91622)
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  • Career Outcomes:
    Conference Coordinator | Venue Coordinator | Event Planner | Exhibition Planner | Meeting Coordinator | View All

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Course Rundown

If you’ve got a knack for creating experiences that excite, an eye for detail and your organisation skills are second to none, then perhaps it’s time to kickstart a career in events with this recognised online Diploma of Event Management (SIT50316) from AD1 College.

This course will deliver you the training, knowledge and skills to get you industry-ready and capable of working in any number of event management settings – no matter how big or small. 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. Cover how to efficiently and confidently manage projects; establish business relationships; manage finances and budgets; lead and manage staff; ensure a safe working environment and much more.  Plus get hands-on experience with work experience which can be coordinated by AD1 College’s Industry Liason Manager.

Enjoy the ease and flexibility of studying online, with all course materials just a click away and up to 12 months to complete. Go on, what are you waiting for? The next big event is waiting to be thrown. Enquire today – the sooner you start, the sooner you’ll finish.


There are no formal prerequisites for this course. However, students must meet the following requirements:

  • Be an Australian citizen or permanent visa holder; AND
  • Pass an LLN interview/quiz.

In this event management course, the subject you may study include:


  • SITHFAB002 - Provide responsible service of alcohol (a pre-requisite to working in licensed venues serving alcohol)
  • SITEEVTOOI - Source and use information on the events industry
  • SITMXMGT003 - Manage Projects
  • SITEEVT003 - Coordinate on-site event registrations
  • SITEEVT008 - Manage event staging components
  • SITXFIN003 - Manage finances within a budget
  • SITXCCS007 - Enhance customer service experiences
  • SITXHRM003 - Lead and manage people
  • SITXWHS002 - Identify hazards, assess and control safety risk
  • SITEEVT010 - Manage on-site event operations
  • SITXMGT001 - Monitor work operations
  • SITXMGT002 - Establish and conduct business relationships


  • BSBMKGS37 - Develop a social media engagement plan
  • SITXMPR002 - Create a promotional display or stand
  • SITTTSLOO5 - Sell tourism products and services
  • SITTTL006 - Prepare quotations
  • SITTTSL008 - Book supplier products and services
  • BSBCMM401 - Make a presentation
  • SITEEVT005 - Plan in-house events or functions
  • SITXHRM004 - Recruit, select and induct staff
  • SITXHRM002 - Roster staff

With a mission to offer students a learning experience that “is as close to perfect as possible” you can trust that you’ll be on the right track when you study with AD1 College.

Sign up to a recognised course in Event Management, Small Business or Business Sales and be led by expert trainers who are at the top of their game and are passionate about helping you get on the path to success!

With a motto to "G.R.O.W with us", AD1 College is all about nurturing you along your learning journey and equipping you with valuable skills that are in demand.

Whether you’re new to tertiary education or looking to upskill in your field, AD1 College is committed to helping you get to your goal. Their focus is on the student and offering them full support while equipping them with real-world skills. Discover the AD1 College difference today!

Where Will It Lead Me?

Upon successful completion of this course, you'll receive a Diploma of Event Management (SIT50316) from AD1 College.

There are loads of roads this qualification can lead you down, including working for event venues, organising events for organisations, working with exhibitions, working within the hospitality or tourism industry, or even starting your own event planning business.

Curious about where a career in event management could take you? Potential job outcomes may include:

How Much Will It Cost?

The full fee for this course is $6,900 for workplace or blended training. The full-fee for students studying 100% online is $4,230.

AD1 College offers a range of payment plans to help make studying easier.

Pay upfront and save:

  • Blended/Workplace: 4 x quarterly payments of $,1500. Total course cost: $,6000 (save $900)
  • Online: 4 x quarterly payments of $999.50

Payment plan:

  • Blended/Workplace: 12 x monthly payments of $575. Total course cost: $6,900.
  • Online: 12 x monthly payment of $333.16

AD1 College is an approved New South Wales Smart and Skilled provider and training may be subsidised for eligible students.

Workplace training is only available within the Sydney basin.

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