|Course Level||Level 4|
|Endorsed By||Endorsed By ABC Awards and Certa Awards|
|Study Method||Distance Learning|
|Course Duration||260 Recommended Study Hours|
|Entry Requirements||No Entry Requirements|
The role of the professional wedding planner is one of complex challenges, intensive efforts and quite spectacular rewards. Widely recognised as one of the most dynamic, enjoyable and potentially-lucrative event planning specialisms, wedding planning represents a uniquely appealing career area to explore. To master the art of coordinating dozens of equally-crucial elements with flawless precision is to reap the rewards of extraordinary market demand. Whether it’s working for an established wedding planning brand or setting up as a private wedding consultant, those with the required skills, talents and dedication can explore countless outstanding career paths.
This intensive wedding planner certification online, has been designed for those looking to cross the divide between curious newcomer and fully-competent professional. Over the course of 16 in-depth units, candidates gradually explore each and every duty the professional wedding planner fulfils, along with the personal character traits and attitudes required for success. The complexities of the wedding planning process are broken down and dissected one by one, before being explored as a single combinedevent/outcome. Ultimately, candidates discover the key strategies and industry insights required to bring their clients’ dreams to life.
Course content on wedding planner online course, provides a comprehensive introduction to the contemporary wedding planning industry, before outlining a variety of modern wedding types and their key differences. Candidates explore professional wedding budgeting, organisation and layout, venue selection, entertainment, food and beverage provision, transportation and ultimately how to start and manage a private wedding planning business.
This wedding planning course online, is delivered over 06 modules:
Unit 1. Introduction to The Wedding Planning Industry
The course begins by providing learners with a detailed overview of the contemporary wedding planning industry, along with the typical roles and responsibilities of the professional wedding planner. Several popular wedding types are touched upon, along with the wedding banquet and other important wedding traditions.
Unit 2. The Wedding Consultation
Candidates are then guided through the process of organising and providing professional wedding consultations, during which the requirements and expectations of clients must be established. The importance of creating a comprehensive wedding vision is discussed, along with the role of the wedding checklist and the initial planning stages of the event.
Unit 3. How To Create A Perfect Wedding Budget
Several key financial considerations are examined in the module 3, in which learners study the process of budgeting in accordance with clients’ requirements. Helpful tools and strategies for accurate forecasting are explored, along with the importance of maximising value for money for every client - irrespective of financial constraints.
Unit 4. Wedding Planning Checklist
A more detailed exploration of the wedding planning checklist follows in module 4, which examines the establishment of a comprehensive wedding timeline. The importance of punctuality and timeliness is discussed in-depth, along with the most important components in a wedding checklist and schedule.
Unit 5. Planning Flawless Wedding Day Details
Module 5 turns attention to some of the more precise wedding day details, with a strong focus on bridal preparations and the provision of hair and makeup services. Further scheduling requirements and responsibilities are discussed, along with the importance of conducting a thorough risk assessment and considering key security issues.
Unit 6. Wedding Planning: Post-Event Evaluation
The importance of carefully evaluating the success of the wedding after the event is discussed in the module 6. Candidates learn how to gather feedback from clients, guests and vendors alike, analyse key data from the event and ensure their continuous improvement with every subsequent wedding organised.
At the end of this course successful learners will receive a Certificate of Achievementfrom ABC Awards and Certa Awards and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the components the learner has completed as part of the course).
The course has been endorsed under the ABC Awards and Certa Awards Quality Licence Scheme. This means that Oxford home study centre has undergone an external quality check to ensure that the organisation and the courses it offers, meet defined quality criteria. The completion of this course alone does not lead to a regulated qualification* but may be used as evidence of knowledge and skills gained. The Learner Unit Summary may be used as evidence towards Recognition of Prior Learning if you wish to progress your studies in this subject. To this end the learning outcomes of the course have been benchmarked at Level 4 against level descriptors published by Ofqual, to indicate the depth of study and level of demand/complexity involved in successful completion by the learner.
The course itself has been designed by Oxford home study centre to meet specific learners’ and/or employers’ requirements which cannot be satisfied through current regulated qualifications. ABC Awards/Certa endorsement involves robust and rigorous quality audits by external auditors to ensure quality is continually met. A review of courses is carried out as part of the endorsement process.
ABC Awards and Certa Awards have long-established reputations for providing high quality vocational qualifications across a wide range of industries. ABC Awards and Certa Awards combine over 180 years of expertise combined with a responsive, flexible and innovative approach to the needs of our customers.
Renowned for excellent customer service, and quality standards, ABC Awards and Certa Awards also offer regulated qualifications for all ages and abilities post-14; all are developed with the support of relevant stakeholders to ensure that they meet the needs and standards of employers across the UK.