||Travel Tourism and Event Management
||Business and Management
(Nationally Recognised Training)
||VET student loans
||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.
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.
No occupational licensing, certification or specific legislative requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.
||There are no entry requirements for this qualification.
|Support for students:
||TAFE NSW has a range of support services available including support for students with disabilities, extensive library and information services, career advice and counselling, children's centres and support for multicultural or Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students. No matter what your circumstances are, TAFE NSW can assist you in many ways.
||Diploma of Event Management
||Day/s: Tuesday, and Wednesday Time: 9:00am Block: A Floor: Ground Room: AG:09
|Hours per week:
||24 July 2018
Other service periods may be undertaken off campus as discussed with the teaching staff. Students will be required to wear black pants or skirt, black apron, black long sleeved shirt, black leather shoes.
You will be required to purchase textbooks and learner guides (approximate cost $200).
Volume of Learning:
Your learning commitment (known as the volume of learning) for this qualification is a minimum of 1057 hours. This includes approximately 576 of face to face training. You will need to allocate the remaining hours to engage in a range of activities to support your learning which may include;
- Independent study
- Work placement or simulated workplace activities
- Research and projects
- Preparation of assessment tasks
- Field/industry visits
- Learning support
Required student skills:
This is a Diploma level course. Skills required include essay writing and referencing, typing skills, computer literacy, reading and analysing material and resources, problem solving, the ability to be a self- direct learner, advanced communication skills and manage time effectively
If you think you might need help with choosing, enrolling in or completing your course check out the TAFE Illawarra support-for-learners website. You will be able to complete self-assessment checklists, find specialist information and locate the contact details of staff to help with your individual needs.
To gain the most out of this course students will be asked to volunteer and take part in events that will be outside of their timetabled class. There may also be additional work experience/volunteer work required.
|Applying and enrolling:
Before you enrol you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). If you do not already have a USI, you can easily create one at https://www.usi.gov.au/students/create-your-usi. Once you have your USI, you can add TAFE Illawarra to your USI account via the Manager Permissions page on the USI website. You will need to enter these details when adding us: code: 90006, name: TAFE NSW - Illawarra Institute. You can find out more about applying and enrolling at: http://www.illawarra.tafensw.edu.au/course-and-careers/applying-and-enroling
|Application next steps:
||Your application will now be assessed and we will let you know the outcome. If you indicated you would like a VET Student Loan we will be in touch with you soon to assess your eligibility and to explain how to proceed.
If you do apply for a VET Student Loan you will need to have your Tax File Number (TFN) handy. If you do not have a TFN you can apply for one through most Australia Post outlets, and obtain a Certificate of Application for a TFN. Once you receive your TFN from the Australian Tax Office (ATO) you must contact your college so they can arrange for you to enter it into your VET Student Loan application.
|Smart and Skilled:
This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
(TAFE NSW - Provider Code: 90006)
The cost of this course will vary based on your eligibility for a Smart and Skilled Student Fee.
Eligibility criteria can be found on the Smart and Skilled website or you can call us on 1300 766 123 for further information and advice.
VET Student Loans are available for this course.
The Unit of Study fees below apply if this is not your first qualification.
Your actual fee may be less depending on your previous study.
We will advise you of any fee reductions you are entitled to before you enrol.
|Fee explanatory text:
The Unit of Study fees below, apply if this is not your first qualification. Your actual fee may be less depending on your previous study or experience. Make sure you talk to a teacher as soon as possible about applying for Recognition.
A VET student loan may be available to eligible students to cover some or all of their courses fees. More information will be provided when you enrol.
UOS 1/4 SIT50316 18NWR-018 18NWR-003 $1,058
Start: Monday, 30 July 2018 Census Date: Monday, 3 September 2018
UOS 2/4 SIT50316 18NWR-018 18NWR-004 $1,058
Start: Monday, 15 October 2018 Census Date: Monday, 5 November 2018
UOS 3/4 SIT50316 18NWR-018 19NWR-001 $1,058
Start: Monday, 7 January 2019 Census Date: Monday, 4 February 2019
UOS 4/4 SIT50316 18NWR-018 19WLG-002 $1,056
Start: Monday, 1 April 2019 Census Date: Monday, 6 May 2019
||There will be a course orientation on Tuesday 24 July 2018 at 10:00am in A block, room AG09, TAFE NSW Nowra where you will be provided with a course outline, timetable, book list and uniform requirement. Your usual days of attendance will be Tuesday and Wednesday approx 9:00am to 5:00pm depending upon the units undertaken and other days as required.This course may require you to attend off-campus events within the local area which you will need to be able to arrange your own transport. You may also be required to attend other campus’ events and activites. This course will also require you to complete some activites and units of study on-line and in your own time.
Recognition is the process by which you can demonstrate you already have the skills or competencies taught in a unit or qualification. It is the recognition of the skills, knowledge and experience you have gained through previous studies, work and life in general. Put simply, it means if you can demonstrate you already have the skills and experience you can complete a part or a whole qualification without needing to attend classes.
There are two types of Recognition:
• Credit Transfer, which allows you to receive credit for unit/s of competency previously successfully completed.
• Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL), which is an assessment process of your previous skills, knowledge and experience to meet the requirements of the course you are enrolled.
You can apply for recognition online: http://search.illawarra.tafensw.edu.au/recognition/ or for more information visit www.tafeillawarra.edu.au/getrecognised or email email@example.com
||For further information contact Customer Service Centre Information on 1300 766 123