SIT50316 - Diploma of Event Management

Training Plan
Event Manager (Online) Apply

This program provides learners with 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 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. 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 $744.00 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 18 months; however, the online component is self-paced and flexible.

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements to enrol into this course. However, MTTEC recommends prior knowledge in the tourism or events industry is advantageous.

We recommend that you have:
•Completed Year 12, OR
•A nationally recognised qualification at the Certificate III level or higher, OR
•some work experience in this industry

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


Materials or Equipment Required

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


** Electives can be changed to suit your needs. Please contact us directly for more information.


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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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