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Event Planning

Quick Course Facts

  • Number of courses: 1
  • Total hours: 48
  • Cost: $210
  • Length of program: 12 weeks
  • Times offered: fall and spring
  • Financial aid: TPEG
  • Campus: South
  • Types of instruction: classroom
  • Certificate: TCC Certificate of Completion

Course Description

Are you a business owner, member of a community organization or individual who is interested in learning how to plan successful events? Our course will teach you the skills you need to plan a variety of events.

You will learn to:

  • Identify key terms used in planning special events
  • Determine event goals and budget requirements
  • Understand the differences between planning a special event and planning a convention or meeting
  • Identify suppliers, including:
    • Off-site venues
    • Food and beverage providers
    • Sanitation services
    • Entertainment
    • Security
  • Determine permits, insurance and liabilities associated with planning a special event

Credentials in Detail

After completing this program, you will receive a TCC certificate of completion in event planning.

Course You Will Take

Check availability: Go to the Course Sections Offered by Term page and scroll down to Continuing Education Terms.

How to Apply

Register for the Professional Event Planning course.



South Campus

Community & Industry Education Services

Updated April 08, 2019