Tourism and Hospitality

SIT50316 Diploma of Event Management

SIT50316 Diploma of Event Management qualification reflects the role of individuals who use sound knowledge of event management processes and a broad range of skills to coordinate event operations

Career Opportunities

Events are diverse in nature and this qualification provides a pathway to work in events in a range of industries including the tourism and travel, hospitality, sport, cultural and community sectors.

These may be event management companies, event venues, or organisations that organise their own events. Work could be undertaken in an office environment where the planning of events takes place, on-site at venues where events are staged or a combination of both.

Possible job titles include:

  • Conference Coordinator
  • Event Coordinator
  • Event Planner
  • Event Sales Coordinator
  • Exhibitions Coordinator
  • In-House Meeting Coordinator

Dates and Times

Drysdale Campus – Hobart

  • Next Intake:  To be advised
  • Contact us on 1300 655 307 to register your interest

Assessment Process

Entry is open to individuals who are able to event industry knowledge, customer service and operational skills. An assessment will be made based on previous study and current work industry experience.


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Fees and Payments

This course is eligible for a VET Student Loan
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It is strongly recommended that those entering this qualification possess a Certificate III qualification or vocational experience in events, or fields such as business, creative industries, hospitality, sport, tourism or travel.

Qualification Requirements

20 units must be completed:

  • 11 core units
  • 9 elective units


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