Event Starter

Event Starter

Certificate III in Events Online SIT30516

Course Overview

This course is designed to provide you with a thorough introduction to the skills and knowledge required to work in events. The course content relates to the planning, production and evaluation of events and is relevant to many different event types and industry roles.

Event Starter Online
Course Duration12 week minimum
Online StudyMinimum 10 hrs per week
On Campus StudyDrop in option available
VolunteerMinimum 20 hours
SupportDedicated event expert
Course IntakesStart any time
• Introduction to the global events industry
• Creative thinking
• Design for events
• Event administration
• Sustainable event practice
• Event programming
• Event marketing
• Teamwork
• Event safety
• Planning and production



  • Online classes are delivered via our easy-to-use, multimedia cloud campus.
  • Teachers are a mix of event education and event industry specialists who will support you throughout the course.
  • You will have lots of opportunities to work on events as a short-term volunteer or intern while you study.
  • You will be part of an online community where you can share ideas, networks and employment opportunities.
  • You will need a computer (Mac or PC) with the latest operating system, Microsoft Office and an internet connection.

Our Event Starter students are getting jobs in the events industry.

As a college student you will have access to our exclusive recruitment agency Event Jobs Online where you can find volunteering opportunities, internships, contract work and permanent job roles. Our careers advisors will help you prepare for work in the events industry.

Upon completion of the course, you will have developed your resume and have a good understanding of the skills to work in roles such as these: event assistant / event operations assistant / event sales assistant / venue coordinator / event administration / conference assistant / exhibitions assistant

Entry Requirements

  • Over 18 years of age
  • Commit to at least 10 hours of study per week
  • A strong command of English

IT Requirements

  • Access to a computer and reliable internet connection
  • Latest version of Firefox and Abode Flash player
  • Webcam and microphone
  • Each student will receive Microsoft Office 2016 (this is included in your course fees)

Event Starter Online – $3,000

Payment Options

  1. Upfront payment
  2. Instalments

Our team will be happy to answer any queries you have about payment options.

Call 1300 725 846.

Did you know your education expenses could be fully tax deductible? For more information click here →

There are 3 simple steps to completing your enrolment.

  1. Start your online application HERE
  2. Receive a confirmation email with a request for further information
  3. Payment of tuition fees

If you are an international student, you may be eligible to apply for Event Starter if you already have a visa from your country of residence. Please note that we are not able to assist with student visa applications or transfers.