Course Info

Apprenticeships
Business
  • businessAndEconomics

Useful Information

  • Mode of study:

    Apprenticeship

  • Level:

    3

  • Duration:

    18 Months

  • Awarding/validation body:

     

 

Course Overview

An Event Assistant is an entry level position, typically working within a team of people in an events company or within the events department of a larger organisation. The role would usually provide support to a number of Event Planners or Project Managers by carrying out a diverse range of tasks necessary to plan, organise and deliver an event: for example, searching for the right location and venue for the event; working with the design team on the look and feel of the event; or organising logistics like transportation and catering. The events organised may be for the company where the Event Assistant is working, or could be for a variety of different clients including large corporations, smaller companies and not- for-profit organisations.

Students will work in an events company or events department in an organisation, helping event planners and project managers to organise and host events.

The delivery of this course includes one day per week at Croydon College.

Course Highlights

Topics covered include:

Skills and Knowledge and Understanding

  • Operational
  • Professional
  • Commercial

Career Opportunities & Further Study

Students can progress into full time work.

Assessment

Assessment is through on and off the job training in

  • Apprenticeship Standard
  • Maths and English
  • Behaviour

Learners will be assessed through various forms including

  • A project
  • A portfolio
  • Professional discussion

Entry Requirements

Individual employers will set their own selection criteria.  This will typically include a minimum of Level 2 Maths and English. Apprentices without level 2 English and Maths will need to achieve this level prior to taking the end-point assessment.

If you are interested in this apprenticeship you can apply on our website by clicking here via the Apprenticeship Vacancies page.

How To Apply

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