Studying event management at North Metropolitan TAFE will provide you with the practical skills and knowledge to assist in the coordination of festivals, meetings, events, functions and exhibitions. You will develop skills in customer service, computing and administrative procedures, and learn how to organise functions, create displays, coordinate registrations and prepare quotes.
We offer a real world, real work environment, giving you access to the latest events technology, trends and practices. You will have the opportunity to team up with industry experts and businesses to work on live events and have the choice of specialising in specific areas, such as marketing, finance, logistics, management and catering.
Working in or want to work in the creative industries or tourism sectors then gain the business skills to further your career working behind the scenes.
From galleries to information desks, from museums to theatres, you'll gain the business skills you need to complement your knowledge of the arts or tourism.
If you are working in or would like to work in the creative industries or tourism sectors this course helps you gain business skills to further your career working behind the scenes.
This broad based program covers aspects of administration to help you on your way to a career working in galleries, museums, studios, tourism bureaus, theatres or art and design retail outlets.
You could also be working in local council information bureaus or markets.
Our Certificate III in Arts Administration and Cultural Administration program is delivered as a one year employer-based traineeship, and North Metropolitan TAFE is the only TAFE from Albany to Geraldton to offer this qualification. You will receive training in the workplace, allowing you to you earn and learn at the same time. Completion of this course will open up pathways to further study or employment in the creative industries or tourism fields.
Are you a born organiser? Turn that natural talent into a career
This course will prepare you for senior roles in events management and give you a variety of administration and operational skills and knowledge of event management processes as well as events coordination. You'll be equipped to work independently and make operational event management decisions.
If your friends call you a born organiser then turn that natural talent into a career
The Diploma of Event Management will provide you with a range of events administration and operational skills, knowledge of event industry operations, sound knowledge of event management processes and a broad range of skills to coordinate event operations.
You will gain the confidence to work with some independence using plans, policies and procedures to guide work activities. You will also be equipped to work independently and make operational event management decisions.
Events are diverse in nature and this qualification provides a pathway to work in events in a range of industries including tourism and travel, hospitality, sport, cultural, and community sectors.
Activate your career in events
Learn to assist in managing events, from planning to show day and event follow up. You'll be introduced to audio and visual industry standard technologies and be encouraged to develop your creative skills.
This qualification is part of the Lower fees, local skills program where you'll pay only half of the standard course fees.
Activate your career in events
Events enrich our culture and are held to educate, celebrate, inform and entertain.
The Certificate III in events will give you the skills to assist in managing events, from the planning through to show day and the follow up after the event.
You'll be introduced to industry standard technologies for lighting, sound and audio-visual and begin to develop your creative skills so you can deliver professional events to your clients.