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Event Management Certificate Program

The EVENT MANAGEMENT Program Features:

  • Advanced Curriculum
  • High Quality, Experiential Education
  • Fast Track for Working Adults
  • Offers Specialist and Certified Training Certificates
  • Approved by the Colorado Festivals and Events Association (CFEA).

The Program is Designed for:

  • Experienced industry professionals
  • Professionals new to the field
  • Those aspiring to enter the field

Program Details:

Classes meet weekly from 6-9 p.m. at the Parker Campus in Parker, CO.

To be an Event Management Specialist:

  • Complete the 15 week Basic Program
  • Take 1 Specialist Session of your choice
  • Cost: $1,799.00

To be a Certified Event Manager:

  • Complete the 15 week Basic Program
  • Take all 5 Specialty Sessions
  • Cost: $2,599

If already an Event Planner, take one or more of the Specialty Sessions to gain skills and subject knowledge in a key industry topic.

  • Specialty Sessions: $499 each

2015 Event Management Program Dates:

Event Management Basics - 15 Weeks

Intro to Event ManagementFebruary 4 - February 18, 2015
Event FundingFebruary 25 - March 11, 2015
Public Relations, Advertising and Marketing

March 18 - April 15, 2015

Volunteer and Staff ManagementApril 22 - May 6, 2015
Operations and LogisticsMay 13, 2015 - May 27, 2015

 

3-week Specialty Courses

Wedding PlanningAugust 19 - September 2, 2015
Event Management for Non-ProfitsSeptember 9 - September 23, 2015
Conventions, Arenas and Sporting EventsSeptember 30 - October 14, 2015
Event Planning within Hotels and Conference CentersOctober 21 - November 4, 2015
Own your own Event Management Business

November 11 - December 2, 2015

 

COURSE DESCRIPTIONS and Schedule:

Event Management Schedule (PDF)

ENROLLMENT FORM:

Event Management Enrollment Form (PDF)

 

For more information:

Call 303.734.3701 or email workforce.acc@arapahoe.edu