Hospitality & Tourism

Event Coordination

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Advanced Diploma of Events

Study pathway:
Duration Up to 24 months Full Time or Part Time equivalent
National CodeSIT60212
TAFE SA CodeTP00539
Course TypeTraining Package Qualification
Course UnitsView Units
Example Career ProfileEvent ManagerEvent Manager
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Course Admission Requirements (for Competitive Applications)

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    Selection criteria is only used when there are more applicants for the course than places available. Applicants will be ranked in the following order:

    1. CSPA Score

    Course Notes & Special Requirements

    • Please note that fees listed are for the Advanced Diploma only. Please see the Certificate III and Diploma course pages for fees.
    • Applicants with limited or no underpinning knowledge and skills will commence at a lower level and fees will apply.

    How to Apply

    Award Courses

    Note: You must be an Australian Resident to apply for this course. For International Students please visit International Courses.

    Employment Outcomes

    Graduates of this course may gain employment as Professional Conference Organisers; Consultants; Assistants Events Managers; Conference, Meeting & Event Coordinators; Event Team Leaders/Supervisors; Event Operations Coordinators; Independent Event/Meetings Organisers (Local Government, Community Groups;) and Event Planners in Convention Centres and Hotels.

    Note: Completion of a TAFE SA course does not guarantee an employment outcome. Formal requirements other than educational qualifications (eg licensing, professional registration), may apply to some occupations.

    Qualifications & Skills Covered

    Certificate III in Events (SIT30612)
    This course provides you with the skills to work effectively in an assistant role in the event industry. Event assistants provide administrative and on-site support for a wide range of events, from weddings to business conferences to festivals. This qualification will give you the skills, knowledge and abilities to step into an entry level role in the vibrant event industry or continue your event studies to Diploma and beyond. 5 core units plus 8 electives.

    Diploma of Events (SIT50212)
    This qualification provides skills for individuals who wish to use sound knowledge of event management processes and a broad range of skills to coordinate event operations. When you study the Diploma you will learn how to operate independently and make operational event management decisions venue selection, conference management, budgeting and team supervision. 9 core units plus 11 electives.

    Advanced Diploma of Events (SIT60212)
    This qualification reflects the role of individuals operating at a senior level who use substantial knowledge of event management processes and a wide range of specialised managerial skills to conceive, plan and stage events. They operate with significant autonomy and are responsible for making a range of strategic business and event management decisions. 16 core units plus 8 electives.

    Note: Students who successfully complete only one or more units of competency but not the full Qualification are eligible to receive a Statement of Attainment.

    Credit Transfer

    Studying at TAFE SA is one of the easiest pathways towards a University Degree. Credit Transfer is the formal recognition that parts of a TAFE SA course are equivalent in content and level to parts of some University courses.

    Find other TAFE SA Credit Transfer Agreements

    Advanced Diploma of Events

    UniversityUniversity CourseTotal Units in Uni CourseCredits GrantedGuaranteed AdmissionDetails
    Flinders UniversityBachelor of International Tourism10845YesDetails
    University of AdelaideBachelor of Innovation and Entrepreneurship7236YesDetails
    University of South AustraliaBachelor of Business (Design and Innovation)10854Details
    Bachelor of Business (Information Strategy Management)10854Details
    Bachelor of Business (Innovation and Entrepreneurship)10854Details
    Bachelor of Business (Economics Finance and Trade)10854Details
    Bachelor of Business (Logistics and Supply Chain Management)10854Details
    Bachelor of Business (Legal Studies)10854Details
    Bachelor of Business (Marketing)10854Details
    Bachelor of Business (Management)10854Details
    Bachelor of Business (Human Resource Management)10854Details
    Bachelor of Business (Tourism and Event Management)10854Details
    Bachelor of Business (Finance)10854Details
    Bachelor of Business10854Details
    Bachelor of Business (Sport and Recreation Management)10854Details


     Fee Range (approx)
    Total course cost$10,710 - $17,010
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    Fees vary depending on the subjects you enrol into and are based on a rate per hour. TAFE SA reserve the right to make any changes necessary.

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