Wedding Planning and Events Management Level 4


£ 285 + VAT


  • Typology


  • Level


  • Methodology

    Distance Learning

  • Class hours


  • Duration

    12 Months

  • Start

    Different dates available


The Wedding industry is big business today, in itself it is worth over £4 billion every year. Couples on average take around 250 hours to plan this dream day and if you look at the average wedding in the UK, couples are spending between £15-£20,000. As couples have less and less free time these days, they are turning to Wedding Planners to help them put together their dream day.

The Distance Learning Wedding Planning and Events Management Course has been specially written by an experienced Events Organizer who has been planning and running events for over 30 years. He will be personally tutoring you for the duration of your course.

Important information

Government funding available




Distance Learning


Different dates availableNow taking bookings

To take into account

You do not need any prior learning knowledge or experience to take this course. This course is openly available to anyone who wishes to take part in a highly rewarding home study course, although you would be expected to have a reasonable standard of literacy. You have the freedom to start the course at any time and continue your studies at your own pace for a period of up to 12 months from initial registration with the full support of your Tutor.

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  • Industry
  • Insurance
  • Event Planning
  • Finance
  • Catering
  • Marketing
  • DJ
  • Compliance
  • Management
  • Event Management
  • Planning
  • Wedding Planning

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Distance Learning Provider

A Distance Learning Course is the ideal way to gain a qualification without having the worry of trying to fit your studies around your everyday life. You can complete your studies in your own time and we are on hand seven days a week to help you plan your future.

Course programme

Unit 1 - Basics
1.1 What is a Wedding Planner?
1.2 What is an Events Manager?
1.3 Who needs them?
1.4 What skills and attributes do they need?
1.5 What Wedding Planning and Events Management have in common.

Unit 2 - Budgets and Finance
2.1 What to charge
2.2 Establishing Budgets

Unit 3 - Wedding Planning
3.1 How to Deal with Enquiries
3.2 Your Clients – The Happy Couple
3.3 The Wedding Ceremony
3.4 The Reception
3.5 The Party
3.6 Themed Events

Unit 4 - Events Management
4.1 Your Clients – The Decision-Makers
4.2 Corporate Events
4.3 Setting up Conferences
4.4 Larger Events
4.5 Family and Social Events

Unit 5 - 5.1 Venue Selection

Unit 6 - Planning Processes
6.1 Managing the Budget
6.2 Managing the Venue
6.3 Managing and Coordinating Suppliers and Contractors

Unit 7 - Catering
7.1 Agreeing the Food and Cuisine
7.2 Considering Non-Standard Diners
7.3 Available Facilities and Utilities
7.4 Staffing
7.5 Table Planning
7.6 Drinks and Bar Facilities
7.7 Stock Control
7.8 The Effects of Alcohol

Unit 8 - Music and Entertainment
8.1 Live Music? DJ?, Both?
8.2 Agreeing the Entertainment Timetable
8.3 Booking Bands and Artists
8.4 Technical Requirements

Unit 9 - Legal and Compliance Issues
9.1 Health and Safety
9.2 Licenses and Permits
9.3 Liability Issues and Insurance

Unit 10 - Marketing Your Business

Useful Forms and Planning Tools
A.1 Fee Planning
A.2 Budget Planning – Cocktail Party Example
A.3 Wedding Planning Overview
A.4 Event Planning Aide Memoire
A.5 Event Scope and Specification

You must successfully complete a series of activities and assessments. Once all assessments and activities have been completed, you will then be awarded your certificate. The good news is there is no final exam.

Additional information

Please note that the total cost of this course is usually £345.00. If you enrol online today and pay in full, we will apply a discount to the checkout meaning you will only pay £285.00 for our online version and £315.00 for our paper version.

Wedding Planning and Events Management Level 4

£ 285 + VAT