You will study a range of topics such as Office Administration and Microsoft Office Packages, alongside specific events industry specialisms such as the structure and contemporary issues in this fast moving sector. 

Your studies will include a mixture of online and face to face study with ongoing assessment in most areas, which will take the form of reports, practical tasks and set tests.

This course is aimed at those wishing enter or retrain in this fast moving sector, or those wishing to upskill to enhance their employment opportunities.

  • Management
  • Negotiation
  • Communication
  • Information Technology
  • Problem Solving
  • Team work
  • Analytical skills
  • One Year Full time
  • 2 – 3 days per week, either face to face or online support
  • 0900-1700
  • Office Administration
  • Digital Technologies 
  • Marketing   
  • Communication  
  • IT in Business  
  • Creating a Culture of Customer Care  
  • Events Industry: An Introduction  
  • Food and Beverage Events   
  • Events: Principles and Practice of Sustainable Development  
  • Events: Contemporary Issues and Influences
  • One relevant Higher at Grade C or above, plus 3 National 5 qualifications at C or above
  • HND Administration and IT with Events (subject to approval)
  • HND Administration and IT
  • Event Manager
  • Events Co-Ordinator
  • Events Fundraiser
  • Events Assistant

Employment in both public and private sector organisations in a range of business functions, such as:

  • Human resource management
  • Banking
  • Administration
  • Retail
  • Online application, may be required to attend an information session