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Event Management

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If you are looking to ignite and advance your event planning career, the certificate in Event Management is right for you.

Behind every great event is a dedicated team of event planners. These experts work tirelessly behind the scenes to ensure that an event runs smoothly. From theme creation and décor, through to talent acquisition and promotion, event planners facilitate all the details. Learn to plan, implement and manage the many logistics involved in running successful events – big and small.

Plan Your Future
In this program, we teach you key skills such as venue selection, timing, approvals, professional etiquette, staging, food and beverage selection, 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 and remote learners, all of our courses are offered online.

A Career in Event Planning
Event management is a rewarding occupation and an in-demand function. Over the past few years, the need for event planners has grown with the increase in major conventions, festivals, trade fairs and exhibitions in the GTA. As you progress through the courses, you will merge your existing skills with the new ones you’ll be learning. This program will prepare you to enter this fast-paced, expanding arena and give you the theoretical knowledge and practical skills required to excel.

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Plan Your Future

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.

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A Career in Event Planning

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.

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Did You Know?

CEFMCA Students

  • Receive a discount on Adobe software.
  • Have after-hours access to labs so you can work on projects before or after your class.
  • Have free access to Lynda.com, LinkedIn’s skills-training platform.
  • Have access to computer labs with the latest design software. Leave your laptop at home; you don’t need to bring it to class!
  • Can take most of these courses online.
  • Rave about the Microsoft course - our one in-class course - because of the mentoring they receive from our seasoned faculty.

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Watch the video for an introduction to the Event Management certificate program.

"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

Contact Us

Faculty of Media & Creative Arts Continuing Education
416.675.6622 ext. 4508
 
Trudy Goldenberg, program co-ordinator

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