Individuals who use this qualification in their vocation, typically operate at a senior level. They apply a wide range of specialised knowledge and managerial skills as well as thorough understanding of event management processes to design and plan events. Event planners typically work autonomously and are responsible for event management and strategic business decisions.
This qualification provides a pathway for a diverse range of vocations within the events and exhibitions sector of many industries, ranging from community sectors to culture, sport, hospitality and travel.
The qualification enables the qualified individual to work for any employer that organises their own events or that of their clients. Event managers can work in office environments where events are planned, or on-site at the venue where it is hosted, or both.
Some possible job titles for this qualification include: