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Event Planning

Quick Course Facts

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

Course You Will Take

  • TRVM-1027 Professional Event Planning

Check course availability

  1. Go to MyTCCTrack: Search for Courses & Course Sections—Advanced Search.
  2. Under Term, select a Continuing Education (CE) Term.
    • Example: CE Qtr 3 2021 Mar-May
  3. Under Academic Level, choose Continuing Education.
  4. Select Search.
  5. Use the Filter Results menu to help you narrow your search:
    • Under Availability, choose Open Sections Only to find classes that aren't full.
    • Under Subject, choose a subject to further filter the results.

How to Apply

Get started: Apply & register for class


South Campus

Community Education and Engagement

Call 817-515-4392


Updated November 12, 2021