Skip to content

Wedding and Event Planner

Course Outline

Learn everything you need to know to start a new career as a Wedding and Event Planner. Your training will include client management, fees and contracts, planning and time management skills, marketing and bookkeeping for your business. Here’s an overview of all of the custom learning materials and bonus items you’ll receive in your course.

Unit 1


  1. Welcome to the World of Wedding and Event Planning
  2. Today’s Wedding and Event Planner
  3. Kick-off Your Event Planning
  4. Managing Your Clients’ Resources
  5. Event Details—Private and Corporate Events
  6. Speakers, Sponsors and Teamwork

Unit 2


  1. Gratuities, Courtesies, Codes and Laws
  2. Show Me the Money—Fundraising Events
  3. Let’s Get Together—Community Events
  4. Break out the Champagne—Engagement Parties
  5. Wedding Bells Are Ringing—Plan a Wedding
  6. Plan Wedding-related Events

Unit 3


  1. Picture Perfect Details
  2. Here Comes the Bride—Plan the Wedding Ceremony
  3. Eat, Drink and Be Merry—Plan the Reception
  4. Formal Religious Ceremonies
  5. Special Circumstances

Unit 4


  1. Get me to the Church on Time—Coordinate the Wedding and Reception
  2. “Just Married!”—Planning Honeymoons
  3. Write a Business Plan
  4. Set Your Fees and Write Contracts

Unit 5


  1. Marketing Your Business
  2. Bookkeeping, Record keeping and Legal Issues
  3. Put It All Together

Additional Course Materials*

  • Wedding Flashcards
  • Wedding Photo Sampler Kit
  • Career Starter Guide

*Additional course materials will be delivered to you throughout your course.


online courses