BTEC Level 3 Certificate in the Principles of Event Management (QCF)

BTEC Level 3 Certificate in the Principles of Event Management (QCF)

Study Mode: Full-time
Course Code: HCAHA074BCF0
Course Level: Level 3

Where will this course lead?

This programme of study is for learners who want to work within the area of event venues, events organisation or events exhibitions.

What will I study?

You will develop your knowledge related to the events industry, you will:
- Understand how to research and report Information to plan and organise an event
- Understand operational event planning
- Understand health, safety and security at events sites
- Understand event setup and breakdown
- Understand how to manage the running of an event
- Understand event evaluation and reporting
- Understand working relationships in the events industry

How will this course be delivered?

Learners will work on different tasks and variety of assessment methods will be used to assess learners’ achievements such as presentations, case studies, assignments, reports, peers assessments, witness testimonies and practical sessions.

What qualifications will I get?

BTEC Level 3 Certificate in the Principles of Event Management (QCF)

How will I be assessed?

Assessment will be planned in order for learners to gather evidence, through assignments and a range of practical activities. You will also be assessed in work related settings.

How do I get a place on the course?

Applicants will need to fill the application form and go through the interview process. A reference and school report is essential at the interview and a successful 1:1 interview. All students will also be asked to attend a welcome day in June to participate in activities with all candidates.

What are the entry requirements?

Learners should be 16 or over to undertake this qualification
4 subjects at GCSE ‘ Grade C’- where Maths and English must be two out of those 4 subjects
New Maths & English GCSE’s grading criteria equivalent of 3

What else do I need to know?

Every student is responsible to purchase their own uniform and comply with a dress code as per event management industry. (Uniform consist of black business trousers/skirt, Black shirt/ blouse, black blazer/ jacket, black business shoes, black flat ballerina shoes.)

Students will be required to actively participate in variety of local events, fairs, exhibitions where they will gain the invaluable work experience during their study programme.

The attendance in events organised by learners and your tutors is essential in order to gain invaluable work experience in event industry.

In order to attend the leisure, corporate and sport events, the compulsory payment of £100 per student is required at the start of the course in September.


Solihull College & University Centre, Blossomfield Road, Solihull, B91 1SB, Tel: 0121 678 7000, Minicom: 0121 628 7005, Email:, Internet:

Have a question about the course?
Please contact Admissions on 0121 678 7000 with any queries.
Start Date
Course Fee

Blossomfield Campus

September 2017



Not Applicable to 16-18 year olds