Conventions and Events Management and Planning

Program Description

The Conventions and Events Management and Planing Certificate Program prepares the students for a career in the conventions and events planning and service.


Students learn the reasons that make Conventions and Events a major source of revenue for the Tourism & Hospitality sectors in British Columbia, Canada as well as many world destinations.


The program prepares the students for a career in Conventions/Events planning and service as a events coordinator, conventions services coordinator, conventions and events marketing assistant.


Students receive a firsthand knowledge and training in many service areas in the Conventions and Events service including Banquets and events food & beverage service and set up as a food & beverage server or house-person, a front office associate or planner.

Program Length

360 hours / 18 weeks

Program Courses

  •      Events, Professional Event Coordination
  •     Management of Food and Beverage Operations
  •     Supervision in the Hospitality Industry
  •     Fundamentals of Destination Management and Marketing
  •     Convention Management and Service
  •     Hospitality Sales and Marketing

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