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Course Number: SIT60212-01V02
This qualification is for people who need the knowledge and skillsrequired to operate at a senior level in the events industry. You willdevelop and learn to use substantial knowledge of event managementprocesses and a wide range of specialised managerial skills to conceive,plan and stage events. You will learn to operate with significant autonomyand take responsibility for making a range of strategic business and eventmanagement decisions. Events are diverse in nature and this qualification will provide you with apathway to work for event management organisations operating in a range ofindustries including the tourism and travel, hospitality, sport, culturaland community sectors. These may be event management companies, eventvenues, or or ganisations that organise their own events. Your work couldbe undertaken in an office environment where the planning of events takesplace, on-site at venues where events are staged or a combination of both. This qualification is suitable for an Australian Apprenticeship pathway.
There are no entry requirements for this qualification.Pathways into the qualificationIt is strongly recommended that those entering this qualification possess aDiploma qualification or vocational experience at a coordination or managementlevel in events, or in fields such as business, creative industries,hospitality, sports, tourism or travel. However this is not mandatory.
After you finish this course you could further your vocational or highereducation through advanced diploma or degree programs in business management,creative industries, events, hospitality, sport, tourism or travel.
Possible job titles include:- conference manager- event manager- functions manager- exhibitions manager- meetings manager- project manager- venue manager.
A TAFE NSW Certificate IV or Diploma could give you up 6 to 12 months advanced standing in a university degree and some Advanced Diplomas offer even more credit.
Choosing a TAFE to University Pathway at North Coast TAFE is a great way to get practical ‘job ready’ skills and then gain entry to a university at an advanced stage.
More information can be found on our TAFE 2 uni page on our website.
Why study something again if you already have the skills and knowledge? Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) is about helping you get your qualification faster and getting you to where you want to be!
Working with one of our RPL assessors we’ll review your life and work experiences as well as any previous study you may have done to confirm just what we can match up with your current course of study.
Note: Some short, licensing or compliance courses, eg Food Safety for Supervisors or First Aid are not granted RPL as demonstrated competency is required by regulatory authorities.
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North Coast TAFE offers a wide choice of courses, some that attract government subsidies and some that do not. The fees payable will vary, depending on your personal circumstances, your study history and the course you choose.
Your government subsidised fee, and your eligibility for concessions, exemptions and scholarships, are all calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process.
The 2017 subsidised fees indicated on this page are indicative only and based on 2016 fees. The state government may make some small changes to fees and subsidies for 2017 enrolments and we will update our site if and when that happens.