Events Management Level 3

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Key information

Qualification type


Course code



Level 3


1 year


Oxford City Centre,
Oxpens Rd,
Oxford, OX1 1SA

Start date

07 Sep 2020

Learn about planning events, set up and breakdown, running events efficiently, health and safety, evaluation and reporting. 

Get a nationally-reconised Level 3 qualification with our Event Management Level 3 programme.

This course is for you if you would like to develop a career working in event venues, organisations or exhibition spaces.  You will learn about planning events, set up and breakdown, running events efficiently, health and safety, evaluation and reporting. 

What I'll learn

You will learn about the following topics:

  • Understanding the Events industry
  • How to research and report information to plan and organise an event
  • Operational event planning
  • Health, safety and security at events 
  • Event setup and breakdown
  • How to manage the running of an event
  • Event evaluation and reporting
  • Understanding working relationships in the events industry.


How I'll learn

You will learn through a combination of teaching methods, including:

  • lectures
  • presentations
  • pair work
  • groupwork 


How I'll be assessed

Assessments may include a combination of performance observation, presentations, projects, tests and extended writing. Please speak to your tutor for further information. 


Entry Requirements

You will need five or more GCSEs at grades 4 (C) or above (or equivalent), including English and maths, or a BTEC Level 2 Diploma, grade Merit or Distinction, plus GCSE grade C or above or Functional Skills at Level 2 in English and maths

If you are interested in a Level 3 programme and have alternative qualifications you would like us to consider, please contact us to discuss your circumstances. Applicants will be invited to attend an interview and complete an initialassessment. All students will have their literacy and numeracy needs supported within the programme.


How to Apply

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Please include full details of your qualifications from your own country, as well as details of any English Language tests you have taken.

Printed application forms are also available.

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