The Academy has been accredited by NCFE, an awarding organisation recognised by the qualification regulators for England and Wales. NCFE’s regulators are the Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation (Ofqual) in England, and the Welsh Government in Wales.Our courses aren’t regulated by Ofqual but have been accredited by NCFE under our IIQ Licence. Our Centre Number is 8462698 and our Centre Name is Academy of Wedding and Event Planning Ltd.
We are the ONLY training institution in the UK specialising in wedding planning, event management, wedding styling and event design offering courses that are accredited by a recognised awarding body. Other institutions are general distance learning providers and don’t concentrate on special events. All students studying with the Academy will get a certificate or diploma equivalent to either a Level 3 or Level 4 of the National Learning Framework depending on the course they enrol in.
What they say About Us
"Studying with the academy has given me so much more confidence in myself and allowed me to push my boundaries. The support we get online is astounding, not just from the tutors but also from fellow students around the world and the friendships and connections I have made are invaluable. I would tell people not to hesitate; life is to short, go for your dream."
Advanced Diploma in Special Event Planning and Design
The International Advisory Board for 2016 - 2017 consists of 30 industry experts from around the world who lend their knowledge, and guidance to the Academy. They offer many things to our students including work experience and internship opportunities, mentoring and advice, as well as input into our course curriculum ensuring that the courses offered are off the highest calibre.Click Here to read more...
Nothing can beat hands-on work experience and it forms an invaluable part of your training here at the UK Academy of Wedding and Event Planning. As the leading online training company in the UK for wedding planners, stylists and designers we have built up an enviable reputation and along with that comes access to fantastic partnerships and relationships with some of the best professionals in the industry.
As part of our course programs we are offer our students the chance to apply for work experience and shadowing opportunities throughout the final part their study.Find Out More
Academy TV is your chance to learn from our Director, Kylie Carlson. The Academy is unique in the fact that we are the only training company producing free-to-air videos for aspiring and novice wedding and event professionals. We take you behind-the-scenes at conferences, workshops and industry events, as well as going into the studio to produce some great educational content to help you in your career in the wedding and event industry.