SIT50316 - Diploma of Event Management

Training Plan
Event Manager (With Internship) Apply

Through a combination of online theory and a 12 week internship program at Ottimo House in Denham Court NSW, this program provides learners with the skills and knowledge required to perform event management processes and to coordinate event operations. This qualification provides a pathway to work in event management companies, event venues, or organisations that arrange their own events. Work could be undertaken in an office environment where the planning of events takes place on-site at venues, where events are staged, or a combination of both. This qualification reflects the role of individuals who use a broad range of event-related skills and sound knowledge of event management processes to coordinate event operations. They operate independently and make operational event management decisions.

Payment Plan
Payment Amount Paid By Upfront
Enrolment Confirmation $844.00 Participant Yes
Balance (Payment plan of $53 per week over 52 weeks available) $2756.00 Participant No
Note: All payments are represented in Australian dollars
Career Pathways

Events are diverse in nature and this qualification provides a pathway to work for event or exhibition organisations operating in a range of industries, including the tourism and travel, hospitality, sport, cultural, and community sectors.

The diversity of employers includes event or exhibition management companies, event venues, or organisations that organise their own events. Work could be undertaken in an office environment where the planning of events takes place, on-site at venues where events are staged or a combination of both.

Possible job titles include:

- conference coordinator
- event or exhibition coordinator
- event or exhibition planner
- event sales coordinator
- function coordinator
- in-house meetings coordinator
- meetings coordinator
- staging coordinator
- venue coordinator


The program is designed to be completed within 12-18 months; however, the online component is self-paced and flexible. The internship component is conducted over a 12 week period.

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements to enrol into this course, however you will need to complete your Responsible Service of Alcohol (RSA) certificate in order to participate in the internship component of the course.

Assessment Requirements

The assessment is conducted using a combination of workplace tasks, projects, knowledge tests, response to case studies and feedback from supervisors. Some units have a mandatory practical assessment that will be carried out whilst on work placement or on-the-job.

Delivery Mode

Online for theory component + 12 weeks internship (20 hours per week) at Ottimo House in Denham Court NSW (Macarthur region).

Materials or Equipment Required

Learners will need access to a computer/tablet/laptop that has capabilities to connect to the internet.


* Other payment plans available.
** Electives can be changed to suit your needs.

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Units of Competence
SITEEVT001 Source and use information on the events industry Core
SITEEVT003 Coordinate on-site event registrations Core
SITEEVT008 Manage event staging components Core
SITEEVT010 Manage on-site event operations Core
SITXCCS007 Enhance customer service experiences Core
SITXFIN003 Manage finances within a budget Core
SITXHRM003 Lead and manage people Core
SITXMGT001 Monitor work operations Core
SITXMGT002 Establish and conduct business relationships Core
SITXMGT003 Manage projects Core
SITXWHS002 Identify hazards, assess and control safety risks Core
SITEEVT002 Process and monitor event registrations Elective
SITEEVT005 Plan in-house events or functions Elective
SITEEVT007 Select event venues and sites Elective
SITEEVT009 Organise event infrastructure Elective
SITTTSL006 Prepare quotations Elective
SITTTSL008 Book supplier products and services Elective
SITXCOM004 Address protocol requirements Elective
SITXGLC001 Research and comply with regulatory requirements Elective
SITXMPR004 Coordinate marketing activities Elective

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