Looking for a career where each day is different and you get to work at multiple locations? Study a SIT50316 Diploma of Event Management.

You will gain the skills and knowledge you need to succeed in the exciting Events industry. You will learn how to co-ordinate events, functions and operations with real world scenarios and the opportunity to work alongside local industry professionals.

You will also learn how to apply event management processes, manage projects and ensure the successful operation of both small and large-scale events.

Career Outcomes for SIT50316 Diploma of Event Management

Events are diverse in nature and this qualification provides a pathway to work in events in a range of industries including the tourism and travel, hospitality, sport, cultural and community sectors.

These may be event management companies, event venues, or organisations that organise their own events. Work could be undertaken in an office environment where the planning of events takes place, on-site at venues where events are staged or a combination of both.

You’ll learn to:

Co-ordinate and manage on-site event registrations Become proficient in the use of the highly endorsed IVvy event management software system Network with industry partners Plan and manage an in-house event or function Be successful in this dynamic and exciting sector

Career opportunities:

Conference Coordinator

Event Coordinator

Event Planner

Event Sales Coordinator

Exhibitions Coordinator

In-house Meetings Coordinator

Meetings Coordinator

Venue Coordinator

SIT50316 Diploma of Event Management

Our SIT50316 Diploma of Event Management has 20 units structured into 3 major clusters of learning. Each cluster contains units grouped into core study areas that are covered during the 8-month qualification. The tuition fee for this course is $5,000

The units within each cluster are outlined in the table below.

Cluster 1
Unit Code Unit Name
SITEEVT001 Source and use information on the events industry
SITXCOM004 Address protocol requirements
BSBCMM401 Make a presentation
SITTTSL010 Use a computerised reservations or operations system
SITXMGT002 Establish and conduct business relationships
Cluster 2
Unit Code Unit Name
SITEEVT005 Plan in-house events or functions
SITTTSL006 Prepare quotations
SITEEVT003 Coordinate on-site event registrations
SITXCCS007 Enhance customer service experiences
SITXWHS002 Identify hazards, assess and control safety risks
SITEEVT007 Select event venues and sites
SITXMPR006 Obtain and manage sponsorship
SITEEVT008 Manage event staging components
Cluster 3
Unit Code Unit Name
BSBMKG510 Plan e-marketing communications
SITXMGT003 Manage projects
SITXHRM003 Lead and manage people
BSBRSK501 Manage risk
SITXFIN003 Manage finances within a budget
SITEEVT010 Manage on-site event operations
SITXMGT001 Monitor work operations

The Academy for Tourism and Hospitality holds regular induction and orientation sessions, plus rolling starts for workshops and tutorials, so you can start learning when it suits you.

To apply, simply  fill in the application form here.

Eligibility Requirements apply

What happens next?

Here’s what you can expect after you’ve applied.

  1. A course advisor will call to chat about your course and set up a time for you to get started.
  2. You will attend an information session and complete a student enrolment agreement and Pre-Enrolment Profile.
  3. You will complete a Kick Start Workshop to get started in the course. If all your documentation is in order you will then be enrolled and ready to start studying!

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