Level 3 Diplomas in

Events Management

Leading to an Extended Diploma, Diploma or Extended Certificate

Depending on your previous qualifications, you could opt to study either an Extended Diploma, Diploma or Extended Certificate in Events Management. For more information on Level 3 Diplomas visit our choosing the right course for you page. You can find out more about each study option using the tabs below.

Want to learn how to co-ordinate and manage a whole host of events? Through a variety of project-based tasks on and off campus, you’ll see first-hand what it takes to plan, organise and manage major events and shows.

There will be plenty of opportunities to test out your entrepreneurial and organisational skills, including planning and running your own event at Reaseheath and helping at international events.

Extended Diploma

What will I study?

  • Business studies
  • Marketing
  • Finance
  • Human resource management
  • Economics
  • Customer care
  • Managing teams
  • Managing physical resources
  • Health and safety
  • Event management practical
  • Functional Skills or GCSE in English and Maths depending on previous qualifications

You will study 18 modules

How long will it take?

  • 2 years, full-time

What qualifications do I need to start?

  • 4 GCSEs at grade C or above to include English and Maths, or
  • Relevant Level 2 Diploma at Merit or above

What qualifications will I gain?

Course options after this programme

  • Progress onto study a degree in a business related subject or events management, or
  • Go straight into employment within the business sector

Career options

  • Get an exciting job organising events and shows across the UK and Europe
Diploma

What will I study?

  • Business studies
  • Marketing
  • Finance
  • Human resource management
  • Economics
  • Customer care
  • Managing teams
  • Managing physical resources
  • Health and safety
  • Event management practical
  • Functional Skills or GCSE in English and Maths depending on previous qualifications

You will study 12 modules

How long will it take?

  • 2 years, full-time

What qualifications do I need to start?

What qualifications will I gain?

Course options after this programme

  • Progress onto study a degree in a business related subject or events management, or
  • Go straight into employment within the business sector

Career options

  • Get an exciting job organising events and shows across the UK and Europe
Extended Certificate

What will I study?

  • Business studies
  • Marketing
  • Finance
  • Human resource management
  • Economics
  • Customer care
  • Managing teams
  • Managing physical resources
  • Health and safety
  • Event management practical
  • Functional Skills or GCSE in English and Maths depending on previous qualifications

You will study 6 modules

How long will it take?

  • 1 year, full-time

What qualifications do I need to start?

What qualifications will I gain?

Course options after this programme

Career options

  • Get an exciting job organising events and shows across the UK and Europe
Useful information

How much will this course cost?

If you are under 19 on 31st August 2017 the tuition fees and exam costs are free for our courses. If you are aged 19 or over you may have to pay a fee.

You may also be required to pay costs associated with study tours or additional qualifications.

For more information on fees and to find out about what financial support may be available to you visit the student finance pages on our website.

Transport

Our college buses pick up over 1,000 students each day from a wide area. The cost of daily transport is subsidised if travelling on the College bus service. To find out the cost of transport and a bus route near you visit the transport pages on our website.

Accommodation

At Reaseheath we have on-site residential accommodation for 785 students. If you are aged over 16 and studying on a full-time course you may apply for a residential place. Visit the accommodation pages on our website for more information.

How do I apply?

If you have found a course you are interested in and are in Year 11 or above you can apply now online. For a step by step guide on the application process visit the how to apply pages on our website.

Frequently Asked Questions

You can find out more information about this course on our FAQs page.

Student Profile
Abi Bore

Ambition: Wedding and special events organiser 

Church Stretton School, Shropshire

Age: 20

Abi has always wanted to work in events management and believes our course has strengthened her career prospects.

She’s had the opportunity to see how The Clothes Show in Birmingham is managed, completed market research and helped to organise activities at Bolesworth International and ran a variety of social and charity events at college.

With aspirations to own her own wedding venue, Abi’s now studying a degree in Business and Events Management with us and is convinced that the world is her oyster.

Abi says: “There are so many exciting job opportunities out there – I’m looking forward to the challenge!”