Certificate III in Events

Duration (incl. holidays) 19 weeks
Teaching Duration17 weeks
(2 Semesters is 1 academic year)
CRICOS Code082219B
National CodeSIT30612
Course TypeTraining Package Qualification
Course UnitsView Units
Example Career ProfileEvent AssistantEvent Assistant
FacultiesTourism,  Regency International Centre
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    Course Admission Requirements (for International Applications)

    • Academic IELTS score of 5.5 Overall with minimum of 5.0 in all bands or equivalent.
    • Satisfactory completion of Year 10 or overseas equivalent.

    Course Notes

    • International students will complete the Certificate III in Events (1 semester), the Diploma of Events (2 semesters) and the Advanced Diploma of Events (2 semesters) for a total duration of 2 academic years (5 semesters). The cost of this package of courses is $32,500. Students will receive a COE and a parchment for each of the courses within the package.

    How to Apply

    International Course - application process

    If you are applying from onshore, generally, you will need to apply for an international course to TAFE South Australia at least two months before you want to start your studies in Australia. If you are applying from offshore it is highly recommended that you apply at least four months in advance.

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    Note: You must be an International resident to apply for this course. For Australian residents please visit TAFE SA Courses.

    Employment Outcomes

    Events management in Australia is vibrant and growing with plenty of opportunities for trained professionals to manage events, ranging from private parties to business conferences, from art exhibitions to music festivals. People in event coordination find jobs in convention bureaux, tourism commission, exhibition companies, or work for professional conference and event organisations, or regional festivals.

    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.

    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.


    These course fees are for international students only.

    Total course cost (19 weeks)AUD $6500
    Incidental Fees AUD $0
    Total Fees AUD $6500

    Note: TAFE SA does not commit to any fees shown. Charges vary between courses and subjects and are based on a rate per hour. TAFE SA and their agents reserve the right to make any changes necessary.

    Overseas Student Health Cover

    All overseas students are required to have Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC) insurance for the entire duration of the course. The health cover rate will vary depending on the personal circumstances and duration of stay in Australia. Read more about Overseas Student Health Cover.

    Additional Services

    TAFE SA International offers an optional Arrival & Pick up and/or Accommodation Service. For further details please contact us.

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