What will you learn in this Events Co-Ordination: Short Course ?

This short course in events coordination will give you a basic understanding of the world of events. You will learn how to apply the layout for an event and execute the build-up and breakdown. You will also learn how to get volunteer jobs at events to build your career. 

Textbook costs included!

Textbooks can be extremely expensive and some institutions do not include it in the course fee. Not at College SA! Our study material and textbooks are included in the total course price, so you do not have to worry about sourcing your own textbooks. We will send you all the necessary study material to complete this course.

Course Cost and Duration

At College SA we offer you the following ways in which you can pay for your studies:


  • Total Price
    *A once-off R950.00 activation fee applies if you pay by debit order

What is included in the course fees?

  • Text books and study material
  • Courier fee

Course Start Dates

With College SA you can start studying whenever you want, there are no specific course start dates since we offer distance learning. Please speak to our Educational Planners about your enrolment and study options.

Assessments Information

You will need to submit a Portfolio of Evidence or assignments which will be used to determine your competency. Once you have successfully completed the Portfolio of Evidence or assignments you will receive a certificate confirming course completion.

Accreditation Info

Status: Non-accredited short course
Type & reward: College SA Provider Programme Short Course - certificate confirming course completion
Provided by: College SA Short Course
Minimum credits: N/A

College SA’s range of short courses are perfect for individuals who are looking to top top-up their knowledge of a particular topic or learn a new skill without having to commit to a lengthy study period. Great for individuals who want to find out more about a field of study without having to commit to more expensive course fees, or for someone that just wants to improve themselves, these non-accredited short courses offer an affordable study option for all.

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Entry Requirements

  • Grade 10
  • Read and write English
  • At least 16 years old

What subjects make up this course:

What are subjects?

Subjects are the particular fields of study that are covered in a course. The subjects below make up this course and will need to be completed in order for you to complete this course.

This is the study material you will receive when you enrol for the Events Co-Ordination Short Course. Your study material for this course includes various study guides, textbooks and assessment guides.

Your Career in Events

This module focus on the Events Management Body of Knowledge (EMBOK), how volunteering at events can help your career, how to get volunteering jobs at events and various employment opportunities you can look into in the events industry.

The World of Events

This module will introduce you to the world of events. You will learn about the different event categories and the different event types such as business events, entertainment events and sporting events.

Events in Practice

By the end of this module you will have a good understanding of the layout for events and perform the build-up and the breakdown functions for the event. You will also learn how to implement and monitor occupational health and safety at an event and how to co-ordinate meetings and travel arrangements.