Conference and Event Planner – Diploma

Program Duration: 50 weeks – Diploma Program
Available at Academy of Learning College campuses in TorontoBrampton and North York 

Conferences, conventions, expos and other business events are rapidly growing in popularity. The Conference and Event Planner Diploma program prepares students for an exciting career in event planning and management.

Students will learn negotiating, decision-making, customer service and problem solving skills in addition to the teamwork, leadership and professional communication skills required to develop, plan and coordinate event logistics.

Conference and Event Planner Courses include:

  • Microsoft Access
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Microsoft Word
  • Microsoft Publisher
  • Microsoft Word
  • Business Communication
  • Financial Management
  • Business Negotiations and Contracts
  • Supervisory Skills
  • Conference and Event Management
  • Business Correspondence
  • Customer Service
  • Event Marketing
  • Human Resource Management
  • Job Search and Resume Writing

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Conference and Event Planner Diploma Career Opportunities:

Graduates of the Conference and Event Planner Diploma Program look forward to various career opportunities in both the public and private sectors:

  • Event Planning Assistant
  • Event Coordinator
  • Meeting and Event Manager
  • Community Engagement Officer

Admission Requirements:

Contact us today, an Admissions Representative would be glad to help you select a program to pursue and determine if you meet Admission Requirements, including:

  • Grade 12 (or equivalent), or Mature Student status.
  • Good command of the English language
  • Completion of an Admissions Interview

Financial Assistance at Academy of Learning College:

Several funding options exist for students, our Financial Aid Officer would be glad to answer any of your questions and help you apply for funding for your education. Student Financial Assistance Options include:

  • Ontario Student Assistance Program (OSAP)
  • Employment Ontario Second Career Program
  • Interest-Free Monthly Payment Plan Options
  • CanVet Vocational Rehabilitation (VR) and SISIP Financial Services
  • Ontario Disability Support Program
  • Workplace Safety and Insurance Board
  • CIBC Education Line of Credit
  • Employer or Agency Sponsorship of Education
  • Aboriginal and First Nation Funding Programs
  • Lifelong Learning and Registered Education Savings Plans
  • and more!

Student Testimonials:

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