Event Planning and Organization
EVENT DESIGN (LCE 8010): You may already be involved with events as a set designer, florist, or interior designer. If so, your skills are readily transferable to event design. Or, maybe you are just beginning to explore event design as a new career. This 12-hour class covers the basics of event design including graphics, furniture, and the importance of fashion and industry design standards, as well as key aspects such as using landscaping and lighting in professional event design. The course is taught by an expert wedding and event planner.
MEETING AND EVENT PLANNING (LCE 8003): If you’re new to meeting and event planning or a seasoned pro, this course will expand your knowledge and skills within this growing industry. This class will assist whether you are seeking help with planning a single meeting or event, or you want to find out how to grow your career in the meeting industry. Covers all topics. Earn a Meeting and Event Planning Digital Badge.
PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZER (LCE 0017): De-cluttering homes and businesses has become a big business. If you have a natural instinct for organizing or are already a professional organizer seeking to refresh your skills or learn about certification, this course is for you. Space planning, time management, paper management, and electronic clutter are covered. Also learn to create solutions using organizing systems; the psychology behind clutter; and how to work with clients. Discover how to start and market your own business.
WEDDING CONSULTANT (LCE 8009): Wedding consultants calm the nerves of brides and grooms by taking on the important details of planning and implementing a wedding. Learn about the services you can provide as a wedding consultant including negotiations, contracts, vendors, etiquette, wedding insurance, décor, destination or theme weddings, and cultural protocol. Also, gain insight into how to market yourself and your business. As a wedding consultant you’ll play an important role in planning this very special and life changing event. Earn a Wedding Consultant Digital Badge.
Note: Not all classes are offered every semester.