The ExpertRating Online Event Management Course
(leading to ExpertRating Event Management
Learn how to
create and coordinate successful special events. Develop skills,
find resources and gain confidence to plan and produce any size or
type of event. This course reveals proven tips, tools, techniques,
and procedures used by experts and master event planners to help you
avoid embarrassing and costly planning errors or production
how to select the right suppliers for food, decorations,
entertainment, and you'll learn how to effectively employ them
within your own budgetary constraints. You'll get easy access to
event industry information compiled by and for professional event
planners. We'll even point you in the right direction to meet other
event and meeting planners and to join a professional association or
industry group. You'll be so excited with your newly gained
confidence and expertise that you'll want to start planning your
next event even before this course is over.
This course includes a knowledgeable and
caring instructor who will guide you through your lessons,
facilitate discussions, and answer your questions. The instructor
for this course will be Cynthia Grzelak.
ExpertRating Online Event Management Course
As an independent public relations and marketing consultant, Cynthia
Grzelak has created and coordinated hundreds of events ranging from
small meetings to large and highly public corporate and charity
galas. Her clients include commercial businesses, nonprofit
organizations and industry associations. Prior to starting her
consulting business in 1986, Cynthia began creating special events
while she was a marketing executive for several financial
institutions and a fundraising director for a major health care
system. She has published her own newsletter, Event Ideas, and is a
frequent speaker on the topic of event planning. People want to hear
what she has to say about events because she lends creative insight,
devises comprehensive plans, invents innovative strategies,
communicates with excitement, effectively channels resources of
time, money and talent, and reliably produces results.
Events Management Course Requirements: For taking this
instructor led ExpertRating Online Event Management Course you need
Internet access, e-mail, and the Microsoft Internet Explorer or
Mozilla Firefox Web browser.
The ExpertRating Online Event Management Course has received
overwhelming positive feedback and reviews from students around the
world. Here are a few:
my huge thanks for all the valuable information you've given us
in this course. Your course has and will help us improve the
events we hold at the cooking school I own."
I signed up for the course half-heartedly due to a new job
assignment, I found it to be inspiring and fun. It certainly
changed my outlook on planning. The course was relevant,
informative and kept me interested. Thank you!."
- A public word of thanks to you for your insights, resources and
instruction of this course. The material was easy to understand
and up-to-date. Thank you!"
did an awesome job teaching this course. I have been in event
planning for nearly nine years and was amazed at how much I
learned. She really covers all of the components, from beginning
to end. The discussion areas were very valuable. Not only did we
learn from the instructor, we learned from each other as well. I
would highly recommend this course, no matter what your skill
level in event management.""Cynthia
Grzelak did a superb job instructing this course. There was a
flow from one lesson to the next. Each lesson was supported with
leads on additional materials substantiating the lesson. The
assignments were pertinent to the materials in each lesson and
were never burdensome; always enjoyable! This course provided an
excellent introduction to the field of event planning and for me
not only introduced me to new ideas, but reinforced skills I was
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teaching this class. Thanks for all the helpful hints we are
learning and for the additional time you spend in further
"coaching" us through the discussion areas."
I just wanted to say thank you for all of your wonderful ideas
and information on this exciting industry. My husband is
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and we have been swapping information from our courses! I think
that we are going in the right direction towards our goals. Your
course has helped point me towards the next step. I have started
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concentrating on that area for a little while and then I will
begin working on my certification. Once again, thank you so much,
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been developed by experienced Event Managers.
The ExpertRating Event Management Certification is by far the best value for money instructor led
Event Management Program at $129.99.
Some Popular questions and answers about
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How much does the
Event Management Certification cost and what does it include?
You can buy this ExpertRating Online Event Management Course
Event Management certification at a special offer price of only $129.99 which
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get the following services within the USD $129.99 fee.
In-depth ExpertRating Online Event Management Courseware including scenarios and
An instructor to guide you through the
course and to whom you can direct your questions.
World wide airmail delivery of the hard
copy Event Management Certificate. The Event Management Certificate can be used
to prove your certified status and does not mention the words
An online transcript that can be used to
prove your certified credentials on the internet at any time.
How do I get certified?
The process of getting yourself certified is very simple. All you have to do is buy the
ExpertRating Online Event Management Course for $129.99. Log in to the instructor led course using your password. Go through the
ExpertRating Online Event Management Courseware (which would take you 6 weeks) and complete the final
Event Management Certification exam at your convenience. You can complete the exam within 2 months of buying the
Event Management Certification. The result of the exam appears as soon as it is completed, and your
Event Management Certificate is mailed immediately.
What learning aids will I get?
ExpertRating Online Event Management Course includes the following learning aids:
24 x 7 hour access to the courseware. A printer friendly version of the
ExpertRating Online Event Management Course is also provided
A friendly instructor to answer your questions online
A discussion area to have your questions answered
Chapter end quizzes to ensure that you are learning important aspects of every chapter
Chapter assignments to help you practically use the
Event Management that you will learn during the Event Management Course.
What is the final exam like?
The final exam is fully based upon the ExpertRating Online Event Management Courseware that is provided along with the
Event Management Certification. If you have gone through the courseware properly you should not have a problem clearing the exam. The exam consists of multiple choice questions from all chapters of the
ExpertRating Online Event Management Courseware.
What are the course start dates?
ExpertRating instructor led courses commence
every month, you can always choose a suitable date for your course
commencement in any month. To see available course start dates,
please click on the "Enroll now" button.
All courses run for six weeks, with a two-week grace period at the end. Two lessons are released each week for the six-week duration of the course. You do not have to be present when the lesson is released, but you must complete each lesson within two weeks of its release.
A new section of each course starts on the second or third Wednesday of each month. If enrolling in a series of two or more courses please be sure to space the start date for each course at least two months apart.
Management is a multi-million dollar industry, growing rapidly, with
mega shows and events hosted regularly.
The demand of event
planners and managers is very high as various organizations host and
organize a number of events on several occasions. Event managers and
planners can plan and conduct small private parties to large
international events. An event, be it big or small needs to have
coordination in order to be successful. Event management has two
main elements which include financial resources and manpower. An
event manager needs to know the details of the brand, identify the
target audience, plan the event and logistics and handle the
technical aspects of the event.
Managing events may seem to be a
glamorous and exciting profession. However, like any other
profession, it too, requires patience and determination to succeed.
The ExpertRating Wow, What a Great Event Certification course will
provide wings to your creativity by providing you the tips, tools
and techniques of a conducting and managing a successful event.
No matter what
you need or hope to accomplish, you'll
inevitably need to plan it first. How many times
can you recall being in a quandary and needing
some direction? You'll get that direction after
you read this first lesson! This lesson will lay
out a step-by-step approach for event planning
that's simple, straightforward, and works every
Friday - Lesson 02
by themes in your daily life. If you're a
fashionista who follows all the latest fashion
trends, there's likely a theme to your seasonal
wardrobe. When you watch the home improvement
shows on cable television, you learn how to
create a theme that dominates your home decor.
If you garden, you know that the selection and
arrangement of your flowers, shrubs, statuary,
and outdoor furniture will result in a theme. In
this lesson, you'll learn when to use and when
to avoid a theme at your events. Then this
lesson will discuss how to bring your theme to
life using all of your senses. This lesson will
conclude by looking at two theme examples to
help spark your own creativity.
Wednesday - Lesson 03
In this lesson,
you'll find out why there's a lot more to
selecting a site than booking your neighborhood
hotel or banquet hall. Location, location, and
location are the three key words everyone uses
when talking about any kind of real estate. An
event site is a unique type of real estate and
an important part of your event's success. This
lesson will categorize various types of event
sites and look at some criteria that will
ultimately help you make your site selection.
Friday - Lesson 04
Now that you know
which site you'll use for your event, it's time to
get out your pencil and paper and start planning how
you'll use the space. In this lesson, you'll learn
which site diagrams you'll need, how to develop a
room layout, and which sketches you'll want to
request or create yourself. This lesson will teach
you how to walk through your site and make
observations, noting everything that will be a
potential help or hindrance to you, your guests, and
Wednesday - Lesson 05-
Have a snack and a
beverage at your side while you read this lesson! In
this lesson’s extensive discussion about the
selection and serving of food and beverages will
likely spur your appetite. It may also help you
recall memorable meals that you've enjoyed in the
past, or help you conjure up ideas about fancy foods
that you'll want to feature at your next party. If
that's not enough, links in this lesson's
supplementary material will really tempt you with
colorful pictures and extensive recipes of
delectable food and drink. You'll surely refer to
this lesson and its resources long after you've
finished the course!
Friday - Lesson 06
Entertainment is a
key component of most any event. There are many
potential resources to go to for entertainment, but
you have to know where to look. This lesson is
chock-full of valuable entertainment source
information for novice event planners and
experienced professionals alike. After you finish
reading the lesson, be sure to check out the
extensive list of links in the supplementary
Wednesday - Lesson 07
decorating theme for your event can help you free
your inhibitions and let your creative juices flow.
If anything provides a limitation, it's usually the
budget. But even then, you can beg, borrow, or buy
at a discount to make your big ideas come to life!
This lesson will show you how. This lesson will also
pay special attention to color and special lighting
that will make your events eye-popping. This lesson
may end up being your favorite in the course because
it's just so much fun to decorate a space for a
party or an event.
Friday - Lesson 08
This lesson will
examine corporate sponsorships, which are
proliferating and are an important means of covering
the major costs of many events, maybe even some of
yours. If you're not a fundraising professional,
don't think that this lesson isn't for you. While
this lesson will discuss donations and grants, it
will also talk about a lot more.
Wednesday - Lesson 09
Ever worry that
you'll go through all the trouble of throwing a
grand event but no one attends? If you follow the
advice you'll read in this lesson, you can almost
ensure that you'll avoid that problem. This lesson
will look at all the different modes of promoting
your event, including word-of-mouth, print,
electronic media, and media relations.
Friday - Lesson 10
Few people can handle
all the little details of their events completely
alone. You'll almost always need some help—sometimes
quite a lot of help. But, as you'll discover in this
lesson, you can hire anything from a small team to a
large committee to help you with your own event.
After this lesson talks about who these people are
and how they can assist you, you'll gain some
insight into how to get the most out of their help,
and you'll learn how to avoid the worst problems in
Wednesday - Lesson 11
events soon after they're completed is a great
way to learn from your mistakes. How better to
visualize the best way to proceed with your
future events? In this lesson, you'll learn what
to look at and who to consult as you do your own
examination and evaluation. This lesson will
also discuss surveys and focus groups.