Certificate III in Events

Certificate III   NRT
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Start date:
Mon 6 Mar 2017
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    Course description and aims

    If youÂ’d love to work in the vibrant, fast-paced and endlessly entertaining events industry, this is the place to start! This course will provide you with the administrative skills you need to get your foot in the door of the industry through work as an event assistant, exhibition assistant, conference assistant or a similar role.

    YouÂ’ll be introduced to the industry by learning about current and emerging trends, how the industry is structured, what technology is used and the key environmental, community, legal and ethical issues that industry professionals need to consider and apply in their day-to-day work. YouÂ’ll also learn how to coordinate meetings, conferences, community, sporting and cultural events and explore issues around staging and production.

    Course outcomes and careers

    Conference assistant, event administrative assistant, exhibition assistant, exhibition operations assistant, functions assistant, in-house meetings assistant, junior event coordinator, logistics assistant, meetings assistant, venue assistant.

    Entry requirements

    There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

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    Part Time Day
    Course start:
    Mon 6 Mar 2017
    Course duration:
    17 Weeks
    Financial Assistance:
    Smart & Skilled
    10 Hours per week
    Course Fee:
    Smart and Skilled First Qual:
    Smart and Skilled Second Qual:
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    About offering:

    This course has recently commenced. Please contact or visit your local college as soon as possible if you would like to join this course as there may still be places available. Please note that you may be required to undertake additional study if you commence late.

    Indicative timetable:

    You will need to attend approximately 10 hours of class over 2 days per week. An indication of how your weekly timetable may look is: Monday and Wednesday, 9:30am to 3:00pm.

    How to enrol or apply:

    To apply for this course you must meet the Smart and Skilled eligibility criteria: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/smart-skilled


    Before you enrol you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). Visit http://www.usi.gov.au/students/create-your-usi to request a USI. Remember to add Sydney TAFE to your account via the Manage Permissions page (code: 90003, name: TAFE NSW - Sydney Institute).

    Find out more about applying and enrolling: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/applying-and-enrolling

    Fee information:


    This course is government-subsidised, meaning you pay a portion of the full course fee to Sydney TAFE and the government will pay the balance. However, you must meet certain eligibility criteria for this to apply.

    The fee category that will apply to you depends on your eligibility and your individual circumstances. Your fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process.

    For further information about eligibility and explanations of the different fee categories, visit http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/smart-skilled.


    Instalment payment options are available for this course. For more information, see http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/fees-and-charges

    Find out more about financial assistance http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/financial-assistance


    Recognition is a process of acknowledging previously completed qualifications, skills, knowledge or experience relevant to your course. This may reduce the amount of learning required, reduce your course fees and allow you to achieve your qualification faster.

    Find out more about recognition: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/recognition


    NumberSubject nameNominal hours
    SITXCOM004Address protocol requirements25
    SITEEVT003Coordinate on-site event registrations40
    BSBITU306Design and produce business documents80
    BSBSUS201Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices20
    SITXWHS001Participate in safe work practices12
    SITTTSL006Prepare quotations30
    SITEEVT002Process and monitor event registrations60
    SITXFIN001Process financial transactions25
    SITEEVT004Provide event staging support31
    SITXCCS006Provide service to customers25
    SITXCOM002Show social and cultural sensitivity20
    SITEEVT001Source and use information on the events industry25
    BSBWOR203Work effectively with others15



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