College studies

Event Management


Special events and conference management is one of the fastest growing sectors of the tourism industry and will increase significantly in the next decade. Our Event Management Certificate Program provides students with the essential skills in planning, marketing, implementing and evaluating special events.

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Program Description

The demand for professionals in event management continues to grow in the ever changing job market. In meeting this growing interest, our Certificate Program offers you specialized training in the field of event management. The courses will familiarize you with the various aspects of organizing events, such as orientation, design, exploration, planning, production, dissemination and evaluation of an event. Graduates of this program will be able to skillfully coordinate the details of organizing events of various size and complexity (festivals, exhibitions, official visits, galas, conferences, trade fairs and shows).

This program has been approved by the Private Training Institutions Branch (PTIB) of the Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Training.

Admission Requirements

  • High School Diploma or “Mature student” status.
  • Proof of Canadian Citizenship or Permanent Residency (International students may access the program after approval by the Student Advisor)
  • Passing grade on the “Maîtrise de la langue” French test.
  • A comprehensive letter stating your background, interest, and goals for taking the program.

Tuition Fees

  • Admission fee : 35$ / 100$ for international students
  • Certificate fee : $1860 / 3150$ for international students

Delivery Method

Online

Refund Policy

Please refer to our full refund policy (in French)

More information

For more information, please see the French Version: Gestion d’évènements or contact our Student Advisor at 604-708-5100 ext 1202 or by email at info.ge@educacentre.com.

Private Training Institutions Branch (PTIB)
https://www.privatetraininginstitutions.gov.bc.ca/
The Event Management program was reviewed and approved by the registrar of the Private Training Institutions Branch (PTIB) of the Ministry of Advanced Education, Skills Training.