Online Self-Study Course Details

CPCE Contact Hours: 12

Price: $149 NACE Members/ $199 Non-Members

Learning Level: Emerging

The NACE Event Management online course is primarily designed for new or less-experienced event professionals and others seeking a basic knowledge of the industry.

Our convenient online format provides students with on-demand access to course content. The courses are self-study – students watch videos, take quizzes, and receive immediate results. Purchase of one course provides 30 days of access.

Learning Objectives:

After completing this course, participants will be able to:

  • Describe the steps in the event management cycle and understand how to apply
  • them to professional events
  • Understand how to determine the goals and objectives of an event and use them
  • as a guide to drive the rest of the planning process
  • Select an appropriate venue and menu based on the set goals and objectives
  • Identify the elements of event design and describe how they impact event
  • coordination
  • Create planning tools to successfully coordinate and execute an event
  • Understand how to manage staff and work with vendors as event partners
  • Effectively follow-up and evaluate performance following an event

Course Outline:

  • Types of Event, Creating Goals and Objectives
  • Venue Selection and Menu Planning
  • Event Design and Coordination
  • Off-Premise Preparations and Ancillary Services
  • Event Execution and Follow up