Wedding Planning BTR104 Course Online

Start your own Wedding Planning Business!

If you are naturally organised and love the romance of weddings, then a career as a wedding planner is perfect for you!

Course Aims:

  • Describe the nature and scope of wedding planning and the wedding industry.
  • Present a client with options and facilitate key decision making for a wedding.
  • Explain how to handle different personalities and the roles of different members of the bridal party.
  • Select and manage the use of appropriate locations for and associated with a wedding
  • Develop a program or schedule of activities and events associated with a wedding.
  • Manage those events within the time constraints of the established schedule.
  • Effectively control events on the day of a wedding.
  • Improve your ability to communicate with, and assist the people who have employed you to manage a wedding; to achieve a desired outcome.
  • Prepare to manage a wedding day, planning for all foreseeable and significant contingencies.
  • Establish and run a viable wedding planning service

Course Outline:

There are 9 Lessons in this course

 

1. Introduction

  • Covers the nature
  • Scope
  • Opportunities and options available when planning a wedding
  • Looks at different types of weddings
  • Understanding ceremonies (different religions, celebrants etc), receptions and working with wedding photographers, reception centres, churches etc.

2. Planning

  • Choosing locations, services, products to use from reception centres, rings, the church or venue, catering and flowers
  • Also covers themed weddings, destination weddings and off-beat weddings.

3. Managing People

  • Handling different personalities and the role of different members of the party.

4. Managing Locations

  • Reception
  • Church
  • Photo Shoot Location
  • Pre-Wedding Hen/Stag Parties etc.

5. Managing the Program

  • Arrivals
  • Departures
  • Ceremonies
  • Speeches
  • Entertainment
  • Eating
  • Drinking
  • Dancing etc.

6. Other Issues

  • Photography
  • Video
  • Flowers
  • Clothing
  • The Beautician
  • Invitations
  • Stationery
  • Gifts etc.

7. Managing the Client

  • Interviewing a Client
  • Facilitating a Plan
  • Budgeting
  • Establishing a Contract
  • Management Techniques
  • Flow Charts
  • Check Lists
  • Schedules

8. Managing the Wedding Day

  • Planning for Contingencies

9. Operating a Wedding Business

  • Naming your business
  • dreaming up the plan, designing a web page
  • Advertising
  • PR
  • Costing Structures
  • Finance
  • Contracts
  • Insurance
  • Starting a Business
  • Cancellation Policies
  • Industry Associations
  • Building Relationships with Service Providers

Enrol Now

  • Experienced Tutor support
  • Certificate sent to you
  • Online study (Printed notes available)
  • Self paced - no set timetable
  • 12 months to complete course

From: $2.00 / month x 2

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Start your own Wedding Planning Business!

If you are naturally organised and love the romance of weddings, then a career as a wedding planner is perfect for you!

Course Aims:

  • Describe the nature and scope of wedding planning and the wedding industry.
  • Present a client with options and facilitate key decision making for a wedding.
  • Explain how to handle different personalities and the roles of different members of the bridal party.
  • Select and manage the use of appropriate locations for and associated with a wedding
  • Develop a program or schedule of activities and events associated with a wedding.
  • Manage those events within the time constraints of the established schedule.
  • Effectively control events on the day of a wedding.
  • Improve your ability to communicate with, and assist the people who have employed you to manage a wedding; to achieve a desired outcome.
  • Prepare to manage a wedding day, planning for all foreseeable and significant contingencies.
  • Establish and run a viable wedding planning service

Course Outline:

There are 9 Lessons in this course

 

1. Introduction

  • Covers the nature
  • Scope
  • Opportunities and options available when planning a wedding
  • Looks at different types of weddings
  • Understanding ceremonies (different religions, celebrants etc), receptions and working with wedding photographers, reception centres, churches etc.

2. Planning

  • Choosing locations, services, products to use from reception centres, rings, the church or venue, catering and flowers
  • Also covers themed weddings, destination weddings and off-beat weddings.

3. Managing People

  • Handling different personalities and the role of different members of the party.

4. Managing Locations

  • Reception
  • Church
  • Photo Shoot Location
  • Pre-Wedding Hen/Stag Parties etc.

5. Managing the Program

  • Arrivals
  • Departures
  • Ceremonies
  • Speeches
  • Entertainment
  • Eating
  • Drinking
  • Dancing etc.

6. Other Issues

  • Photography
  • Video
  • Flowers
  • Clothing
  • The Beautician
  • Invitations
  • Stationery
  • Gifts etc.

7. Managing the Client

  • Interviewing a Client
  • Facilitating a Plan
  • Budgeting
  • Establishing a Contract
  • Management Techniques
  • Flow Charts
  • Check Lists
  • Schedules

8. Managing the Wedding Day

  • Planning for Contingencies

9. Operating a Wedding Business

  • Naming your business
  • dreaming up the plan, designing a web page
  • Advertising
  • PR
  • Costing Structures
  • Finance
  • Contracts
  • Insurance
  • Starting a Business
  • Cancellation Policies
  • Industry Associations
  • Building Relationships with Service Providers

Send me free info pack

Enrol Now

  • Experienced Tutor support
  • Certificate sent to you
  • Online study (Printed notes available)
  • Self paced - no set timetable
  • 12 months to complete course

From: $2.00 / month x 2

Clear
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