|Course at QLS||Level 4|
|Endorsement||Endorsed by Quality Licence Scheme|
|Study Method||Distance Learning|
|Course Duration||400 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 Achievement from the Quality Licence Scheme and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the components the learner has completed as part of the course).
This course and/or training programme has been endorsed by the Quality Licence Scheme for its high-quality, non-regulated provision and training programmes. This course and/or training programme is not regulated by Ofqual and is not an accredited qualification. Your training provider will be able to advise you on any further recognition, for example progression routes into further and/or higher education. For further information please visit the Learner FAQs on the Quality Licence Scheme website.