The Diploma in Wedding Venue Coordination is perfect for venues who are looking to enter the wedding market and train their staff accordingly. The role of a wedding coordinator is such a varied role and they have to wear many hats. As more and more venues enter the wedding market it is important that your staff are fully trained and can sell your venue to its full potential.
Alternatively, if you’re interested in a career as wedding coordinator working within a venue then this course will help you to understand the demands of the modern bridal couple from both a planning and marketing perspective. We will prepare you for all of your responsibilities by teaching you about, planning and producing weddings and selling and marketing a wedding venue.
We will prepare your staff for all eventualities by teaching them about, planning and producing weddings, working with bridal couples, selling and marketing a wedding venue, planning a social media strategy and understanding the requirements of the modern couple.
Choose this course if you are:
A new brand new wedding venue looking to train staff
Looking to work within a venue as a Wedding Coordinator
A venue looking to train new staff
A venue experienced in events but looking to break into the wedding market
A wedding venue looking to update their teams knowledge
Upon graduation you will receive an industry, nationally & internationally recognised qualification as a Wedding & Event Planner.
How Our Courses Work
Use engaging, interactive, practical & creative course material. We educate you in partnership with leading industry experts.
Your dedicated tutor will personally support, guide & inspire you through your course and towards a successful career.
Using a variety of channels we connect you with fellow students and wedding and event professionals around the world.
You will graduate with confidence, skills & experience and the support of the Academy team behind you. You’re never alone!
The Academy has been accredited by EduQual, a UK awarding body. They are a member of the Federation of Awarding Bodies (FAB) and are experts in learning technology. Their qualifications are credit-rated by the Scottish Qualifications Authority (SQA) and are listed on the Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework (SCQF) database.
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.
IADL (International Association of Distance Learning)The International Association for Distance Learning promotes excellence in open, distance and online learning worldwide, and provides a benchmark through which global consumers can gauge the quality of courses offered by their members.
UKRLP (UK Register of Learning Providers) – The Academy is registered with the UK Government’s Register of Learning Providers. Our UKPRN: 10029142
UKAWP – The UK Alliance of Wedding Planners (Wedding Courses Only)
NAWP – The National Association of Wedding Professionals
Understanding Venue Coordination
Unit 1 – The Role of a Wedding Venue Coordinator
Unit 2 – Think Like a Coordinator
Unit 3 – The Anatomy of a Venue
Unit 4 – Wedding Statistics and the Bridal Market
The Planning Process
Unit 5 – Working with Vendors and Suppliers
Unit 6 – Site Visits and Showrounds
Unit 7 – Planning the Wedding
Unit 8 – Health & Safety at Your Venue
Unit 9 – Using Planning Software
Working with a Bridal Couple
Unit 10 – The Psychology of Weddings
Unit 11 – Knowing Your Venue
Unit 12 – The Sales Process
Unit 13 – Developing Winning Client Proposals
Selling a Wedding Venue
Unit 14 – Identifying Your Target Market
Unit 15 – Trendspotting and Trendsetting
Unit 16 – Wedding Fairs, Open Days and Photo Shoots
The Academy has been leading the way in online education for over 10 years and deliver all course via an exciting, interactive Virtual Campus that enables the student to learn from written material, podcasts, videos, webinars, tutorials and more. You will complete regular mini projects throughout the course, so that your Tutor can assess your understanding of what you are learning. You will also complete an assessment at the end of each section of the course and this is your opportunity to apply the skills and knowledge you have gained through the course to a simulated practical task that will give you experience as a venue coordinator.
Are you passionate about events? Do you love the creative side of styling and design? Do you dream of a new career which makes you spring out of bed each day?
We can help you to take the next step. The team here at the Academy has helped many students enter the wedding and event industry either by launching their own business or by helping them to get a job with an established company.
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