Course curriculum

  • 1
    Welcome to How to Be an Event Planner!
    • A message from Melanie
    • How to use this course
    • Facebook Groups
  • 2
    Module #1 - Event Fundamentals
    • Downloads for Module 1
    • Creating Event Budgets
    • Add a Contingency to Your Event Budget
    • Creating Event Objectives
    • Creating Workback Schedules
    • Event Training Module 1: Event Fundamentals Quiz
  • 3
    Module #2 - Vendors & Venues
    • Downloads for Module 2
    • Ordering Food & Beverage
    • Common F&B Mistakes to Avoid
    • Choosing Speakers & Entertainment
    • Choosing Event Transportation
    • Working with Vendors
    • Choosing the Right Venue
    • Food and Beverage for your Event Quiz 2.1
    • Common Food and Beverage Mistakes to avoid Quiz 2.2
    • Choosing Event Speakers 2.3
  • 4
    Module #3 - Planning Profitable Events
    • Downloads for Module 3
    • Cultural Sensitivites
    • Event Safety & Security
    • Other Revenue Streams
    • How Much to Charge for Your Services
    • Return on Investment (ROI)
    • Managing Scope Creep
  • 5
    Module #4 - Marketing Your Events & Services
    • Downloads for Module 4
    • Promoting Your Events
    • Selling Your Event Services
    • Choosing Your Event Niche
  • 6
    Bonuses
    • Bonus Downloads
    • How to Create an Event Proposal
  • 7
    Event Resources & Tools
    • Extra resources for you
  • 8
    Boost Your Event Business
    • Boost Your Event Business Information