Diploma of Event Management SIT50322

Diploma of Event Management, Event Management Diploma
Full Accredited Qualification
Diploma of Event Management, Event Management Diploma
12 months
Diploma of Event Management, Event Management Diploma
Next intake starts February 2024
Diploma of Event Management, Event Management Diploma
Online + Event Talent Agency
Diploma of Event Management, Event Management Diploma
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Give yourself the best shot at landing your dream job in events with our premier course.

Learn all aspects of event management via relevant and engaging online content aligned with practical application. Gain the confidence, skills and knowledge to become an event professional. Gain exposure to a large industry network by working within the events industry. Be job ready in under 12 months. Applications open now!

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What You'll Learn

The Event Manager – Diploma program is an absorbing and immersive journey into the global world of events and the role of the event management professional.

Specialised online content is aligned with practical application and covers all aspects of event management; from concept development and planning, right through to the implementation and production of a wide range of events.

Using real event scenarios you will explore the following units and subjects:

See Event Manager Units of Competency here →

The Major Project is the centre-piece of the program. Being guided by our experienced event educators you will create your own event concept and industry-standard production plan. The Major Project is an impressive addition to your employment toolkit and a great way to show employers your knowledge and skill level.

In addition to our event focussed online content we will assist you in finding meaningful work experience roles via Event Talent Agency as part of our Industry Engagement Program. You will be offered many ‘real-world’ event opportunities where you will gain exposure to valuable professional networks to help build your employment pathway. Participation in IEP is highly recommended but not mandatory for course completion.


Career Outcomes

By the time you graduate from the Event Manager program you will:

  • be well connected to the events industry 
  • be awarded a complete nationally recognised qualification
  • have developed the skills and knowledge to confidently enter an event role
  • have built an impressive resume including your Major Project and proof of your industry experience 
  • be job-ready and able to apply for a dedicated event role in such diverse fields as: music, arts and community festivals / sporting events / venues / meetings and conferences / weddings / trade shows and exhibitions / government / not-for-profit

See more about the exciting event sectors you could be working in →

Why Event Manager?

The Event Manager – Diploma program is our premier course. 

It’s in-depth, it’s thorough and it’s for those who are serious about a career in the exciting events industry. Completion of Event Manager will give you the best shot at landing your dream event management role.

Course highlights available to Event Manager students only: 

  • Experience a highly supportive and personalised study environment
  • Fantastic work experience on great events via our Industry Engagement Program
  • Gain access to over 900 industry connections ensuring high exposure to the right people
  • Join our proactive employment program via Event Talent Agency, our exclusive in-house recruitment group
  • Gain first-hand experience from industry professional educators

See more about building your events career with College of Event Management →

Entry Requirements

  • Over 18 years of age
  • Attend a phone interview
  • Possess a strong command of English (verbal and written)
  • No previous course completion or experience in events required


  • Access to a computer and reliable internet connection
  • Latest version of Firefox or Chrome and Abode Flash player
  • Webcam and microphone
  • Each student will receive Microsoft 365 (included in your course fees)

Course Fees

Course fees for Event Manager – SIT50322 Diploma of Event Management:

Tuition fees:    $9500
Deposit:          $600*
Balance:         $8900

Available payment options:

1. Monthly Payment Plan
No admin fees when you pay monthly in advance.
$600* deposit + 10 x monthly payments of $890

2. Weekly Payment Plan
Weekly instalments with our partners Debit Success.
$600* deposit + 50 x weekly payments of $178. Third party fees apply.

* A $600 deposit is required to secure your spot in the course and is non refundable unless the course is cancelled by College of Event Management.

Note: College of Event Management does not offer VET Student Loans. No new students will be approved for a VET Student Loan.

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Diploma of Event Management, Event Management Diploma

Gain a thorough
skill-set for
direct employment

Diploma of Event Management, Event Management Diploma

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Diploma of Event Management, Event Management Diploma

experience working
on real events

Diploma of Event Management, Event Management Diploma

Access to
extensive industry


Diploma of Event Management, Event Management Diploma

Boris Kelly

Managing Director

Ilana Larke

Learning Facilitator

S-J Rice

Learning Facilitator


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