Behind every great event, is a team of event planning experts. These professionals work behind the scenes, ensuring an event runs smoothly. From creating a theme, to designing the décor, to hiring the talent, to promotion, event planners facilitate every detail of an event - big or small. If you are looking to ignite your career in event planning, the certificate in Event Management is right for you.
You will learn to implement and manage the many logistics involved in running a successful event. We teach you key skills such as venue selection, timing, approvals, professional etiquette, staging, the selection of food and beverage, budgeting, staffing, and evaluation. You will learn how to plan corporate events, product launches, charity benefits and much more. Throughout your learning, you will be taught by industry professionals who offer their first-hand experience. To accommodate busy schedules, many of our courses are offered online.
Event Management is a rewarding and demanding industry. Over the past few years, the need for event planners has grown due to an increase in the number of major conventions, festivals, trade fairs, and exhibitions in the GTA. As you progress through the courses, you will merge the skills you already have with the new ones you’ll be learning. This program will prepare you to enter this fast-paced, rapidly-expanding arena and provide you with the theoretical knowledge and practical skills required to excel as an event planner.
"Humber re-enforced my confidence in my skill set and provided me with practical tools to enhance my career and goals." - Amy S., Event Management Grad
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|PRDS 120: Event Planning - Sports and Entertainment|
|PRDS 121: Event Planning - Sponsorships and Promotion|
|PRDS 158: Microsoft Office for Public Relations|
|PRDS 160: Event Planning - Conferences to Galas|
|PRDS 165: Event Planning - Theory and Practice|
|SMED 005: Social Media Content Strategy|