The Party Planner Certificate Course has been developed to meet high academic standards, ensuring that as a graduate you can display with pride the Party Planner Certificate you will earn from the International Association of Professions Career College.
How to Become a Party Planner
In this course, you will learn how to become a party planner, including how to start a party planning business. Topics covered in the Party Planner Certificate Course include the following:
Introduction to Party Planning
How to Plan a Party
- Meet with Clients
- Select a Location
- Creative Elements
- Getting Organized
- At the Party
Preparing for Your Career
- Skills You Will Need
- Event Education
- Getting Experience
Starting Your Own Business
- Envisioning and Planning
- Your Business Plan
- Your Start-up Costs
- Legal Matters
Running Your Business
- Setting Up Your Space
- Hiring Staff
- Working with Vendors and Suppliers
- Setting Your Fees
- Your Marketing Plan
- Marketing Tools
- Advertising and Free Publicity
- Other Marketing Strategies
What Happens in the Party Planner Certificate Course
The Party Planner Certificate course is an online learning program with suggested readings from the textbook (FabJob Guide to Become a Party Planner). This course is self directed, which means you may study and complete assignments at times that are most convenient for you from the comfort of your own home.
This part-time Party Planner Certificate Course has a recommended completion date of 6 weeks from the start of the program, however, you may choose to complete the course in as little as 4 weeks or as long as 12 weeks, depending on your schedule.
The Party Planner Certificate Course has been created to allow you to complete it without any teaching assistance. However, if you have questions or need assistance, you can receive help from a Faculty Member throughout the 6 weeks of the course. Your Faculty Member is a valuable resource person who can provide you with personal teaching assistance to help you succeed in the course and advice to help you succeed in the career.
What Is Included in the Party Planner Certificate Course
This all-inclusive Party Planner Certificate Course package includes:
- Registration for the Party Planner Certificate Course
- Access to a Faculty Member to provide you with personal teaching assistance and career advice
- (Optional) 2019-2020 membership in the IAPO International Association of Professional Party Planners for only $2 per month
- Downloadable Party Planner Certificate personalized with your name and the seal of the International Association of Professions Career College which you may print
- (Optional) Opportunity to order official certificates printed on fine linen paper and embossed with the gold seal of the college
- Textbook: FabJob Guide to Become a Party Planner (e-book edition)
This guide covered so much information and gave great examples. I was able to learn everything that I needed to know in order to start planning parties for others!” – Amanda Ondersma
Registration Fee for the Party Planner Certificate Course
You can have all this for an incredible price. It can cost hundreds, or even thousands, of dollars to take other programs. (We found courses based on old editions of our guides with registration fees of up to $999 and more.) We are able to offer you online courses at a significantly lower cost to you because of our expertise from almost 20 years of producing the leading online guides for non-traditional careers.
Our online Party Planner Certificate Course has previously been offered for a registration fee of $297 U.S. and includes a textbook and professional membership – a total value of almost $377. SEASONAL SPECIAL: This all-inclusive registration package for the Party Planner Certificate Course is priced at only $97 U.S. for the October 21, 2019 course.
How to Register
Click the “REGISTER NOW” button to register for the Party Planner Certificate Course.
If the course is full, please email firstname.lastname@example.org to be notified when a new course date is scheduled.
Enrollment is limited and registration is on a first come first served basis, so we recommend that you register early for the Party Planner Certificate Course to avoid disappointment.
Easy Changes and Cancellations
It’s easy to change or cancel your course registration. See our FAQ page for details.