Start Date: Duration: Level: Study mode: Course location: Course Type:
January 18 weeks Level 2 Part-Time - Day Ashington Main Campus Skills for Employment
January 18 weeks Level 2 Ashington Main Campus Skills for Employment

There are no formal entry requirements however a good level of written English is desirable. All we ask is for lots of enthusiasm and a commitment to the course!

Study level Cost Additional fees
19+ please enquire There are no additional costs associated with this course

The course is taught through a mixture of both theory and practical, including, but not limited to event planning, contingency planning, creating guidelines; evaluation planning, questions based on case studies, role-plays, presentations; team activities, preparing and comparing itineraries and creating handouts.

This qualification does not offer any formal placement however we do have excellent industry links should this be something you wish to look at.

Tourism businesses across the North East including Active Northumberland, The National Trust, Alnwick Garden and Castles plus numerous hotels and eateries.

This is a 20 week course with four hours per week required in college plus time spent studying at home.

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This qualification is appropriate for all learners who have an interest in knowing how to organise an event as well as those who are planning to work in any job role, which may involve organising an event. It aims to provide you with a good understanding of the nature of the event industry, for business and leisure, as well as the practical skills and knowledge required to plan a successful event.

City and Guilds

We also have a one day course 'welcoming guests in the visitor economy' which may be of interest.

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