Course curriculum

  • 1

    The APIEM Certified Event Planner Course Part 1: Welcome to the Course; The Scope of the Event; The Event Business Plan; The Event Critical Path

    • 1.01 Welcome to the APIEM Certified Event Planner Course

    • 1.02 The APIEM Certified Event Planner Assessment

    • 1.1 Research and Agree the Scope of an Event

    • 1.21 The Business Plan for the Event - Mission, Aims and Objectives

    • 1.22 Writing SMART Objectives

    • 1.23 The Business Plan for the Event - Financial Management

    • 1.24 The Business Plan for the Event - Financial Management Tips

    • 1.25 The Business Plan for the Event - Administration

    • 1.26 The Business Plan for the Event - Marketing and Sales Strategy

    • 1.27 The Business Plan for the Event - 5 Marketing Tactics to Attract Attendees

    • 1.28 The Business Plan for the Event - People and Resources

    • 1.29 The Business Plan for the Event - Writing a Job Description

    • 1.210 The Business Plan for the Event - Sustainability and Ethics

    • 1.211 The Business Plan for the Event - Sustainable Events, Waste Management

    • 1.212 The Business Plan for the Event - Sustainable Events, MGM Resorts

    • 1.213 The Business Plan for the Event - Writing the Event Business Plan

    • Quiz 1 - The Business Plan for the Event

    • 1.214 The Business Plan for the Event - Assessment Instructions

    • 1.31 Plan a Critical Path for an Event

    • 1.32 Creating a Network Diagram

    • 1.33 Creating a GANTT Chart

    • Quiz 2 - The Critical Path for the Event

    • 1.34 The Critical Path Assessment Instructions

  • 2

    The APIEM Certified Event Planner Course Part 2: Selecting the Event Venue; Selecting Contractors and Suppliers; Managing Contracts for the Event; Writing Policies and Procedures

    • 2.11 Selecting the Event Venue - Factors to Consider

    • 2.12 Event Venues

    • 2.13 Selecting the Event Venue - creating a Checklist of Criteria

    • Quiz 3 - Selecting a Venue for the Event

    • 2.14 Selecting the Event Venue Assessment Instructions

    • 2.21 Selecting Contractors and Suppliers

    • Quiz 4 - Selecting Contractors and Suppliers

    • 2.22 Selecting Contractors and Suppliers Assessment Instructions

    • 2.31 Managing Contracts for the Event - Legal Definitions

    • 2.32 Managing Contracts for the Event - Contract Essentials

    • 2.33 Managing Contracts for the Event - Contracts and Agreements

    • 2.34 Managing Contracts for the Event - Different Types of Contract

    • 2.35 Managing Contracts for the Event - Performers

    • 2.36 Managing Contracts for the Event - Special Requirements

    • 2.37 Managing Contracts for the Event Assessment Instructions

    • Quiz 5 - Managing Contracts for the Event

    • 2.41 Writing Policies and Procedures - Definitions

    • 2.42 Writing Policies and Procedures - Guidelines

    • Quiz 6 Writing Policies and Procedures

    • 2.43 Writing Policies and Procedures Assessment Instructions

  • 3

    The APIEM Certified Event Planner Course Part 3: Designing the Event Concept; Using Technology; Providing Access for People with Special Needs

    • 3.11 The Event Concept - Experience & Authenticity

    • 3.12 The Event Concept - ICTs & Inclusivity

    • 3.13 The Event Concept - Sustainability

    • 3.14 The Event Concept - Strategic Issues - Aims & Objectives

    • 3.15 The Event Concept - Strategic Issues - Initial Questions

    • 3.16 The Event Concept - Strategic Issues - Research

    • 3.17 The Event Concept - Coca Cola Case study

    • 3.18 The Event Concept - A Conference Case Study

    • 3.19 The Event Concept - Creativity

    • 3.110 The Event Concept - Transforming The Natural History Museum into an Event Space

    • 3.111 The Event Concept - Storytelling

    • 3.112 The Event Concept - Experience

    • 3.113 The Event Concept - an Evening Corporate Event

    • 3.114 The Event Concept - Design

    • 3.115 The Event Concept - The Creation of a Wedding

    • Quiz 7 Designing the Event Concept

    • 3.116 The Event Concept Assessment Instructions

    • 3.21 Using Technology in Events - Advantages - Part 1

    • 3.22 Using Technology in Events - Advantages - Part 2

    • 3.23 Using Technology in Events - 5 Ways Technology is Changing Event Planning

    • 3.24 Using Technology in Events - Pre-event

    • 3.25 Using Technology in Events - Social Media Promotion

    • 3.26 Using Technology in Events - During the event

    • 3.27 Using Technology in Events - The Event App

    • 3.28 Using Technology in Events - Facial Recognition Technology

    • 3.29 Using Technology in Events - Holograms

    • 3.210 Using Technology in Events - Conferences

    • 3.211 Using Technology in Events - After the event

    • 3.212 Using Technology in Events - Criteria for Use

    • Quiz 8 Using Technology in Events

    • 3.213 Using Technology in Events Assessment Instructions

    • 3.31 Designing Accessible Events - Introduction

    • 3.32 Designing Accessible Events - Principles

    • 3.33 Designing Accessible Events - Training Event Staff

    • 3.34 Designing Accessible Events - Facilities

    • 3.35 Designing Accessible Events - Edinburgh Arts Festival Case Study

    • 3.36 Designing Accessible Events Assessment Instructions

    • Quiz 9 Designing Accessible Events

    • 4.0 Conclusion to the Course and Final Assessment Instructions