The 2018 Event Planning Training Guide
Whether you are a school leaver, keen to enter the crazy and exciting world of event and meeting planning, switching from a different career path or looking for education and qualifications to increase your job prospects for promotions and advancement it can be overwhelming assessing all of the options.
Many people are interested in a career organising events but are unsure how to go about it. Today, there are record numbers of event management courses, certificates, certifications and degrees to choose from.
You don’t want to invest your time and money into the wrong choice for you but, I think you will agree when we say that the choices in qualifications to become an event planner, and the best route to take, can be baffling.
This is why we have created the ultimate event planning training guide, outlining all of the options to starting a career in the event industry.
After reading this post you will be better informed about the right choices to make to get your dream job as an event planner.
This guide, covers:
Which Event Management Training and Qualifications Are Right for You?
Event Industry Certifications
Becoming a Certified Meeting Professional – CMP
How to Pass the CMP (or any event certification) Exam
Event Planning Certificates
Is an Event Certificate Program Better for You?
Event Association Education
Colleges and Universities – Event Management Degrees
Event Industry Scholarships
Event Planning Books
Meeting, convention, and event planners are in demand. The Bureau of Labor Statistics and O*Net Online, a partner of American Job Center Network, states the projected growth for meeting, convention and event planners is expected to increase 11% in the USA between 2016-2026, faster than average.
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