With myriad details that go into wedding planning, a wedding planner must have equal parts of creativity, resourcefulness, budgeting skills and finesse to pull everything together. So if you want to pursue this career, our wedding planner course can help you develop the above mentioned skills.
This course is filled with relevant information that will help you become an expert in planning weddings. You’ll learn about the roles and responsibilities of a wedding planner and different types of ceremonies and weddings. To help you navigate wedding planning with ease, the course will teach you how to select and deal with suppliers, source various elements of the event and organise weddings overseas. You will also find a unit dedicated to putting up and marketing your own wedding planning business.
The primary objectives of the Wedding Planner Course are to: (a) familiarise you with different aspects of wedding planning; (b) provide you with practical information on how to successfully pull a wedding together; (c) enable you to provide a good wedding planning service that meets the preference of couples; and (d) help you learn how to start your own wedding planning business.
This module introduces you to the essential personal skills, duties, and tasks of wedding planners. It discusses the ways wedding planners can help couples have the wedding that they want and build a good working relationship with clients, vendors, suppliers, and with anyone involved in the event.
For this unit, you will explore different communication techniques and customer service skills necessary in your career as a wedding planner. You’ll also examine the various components of customer service that apply when dealing with business partners, suppliers, and service providers.
Understand the process of planning and organizing a religious wedding and get acquainted with the religious and legal requirements for various types of religious weddings. Get an overview of what wedding in the Church of England, Muslim practice, Catholic and Buddhist faiths, and Sikh and Greek Orthodox look like and the legal requirements that must be accomplished.
Learn the process of arranging a civil wedding and the legal requirements that the couple must comply with. Get familiar with the different venues for this type of wedding and discover how to add some artistic touch to a minimalist style of wedding.
Learn the difference between civil partnership and civil wedding and gain knowledge on the three types of civil partnership ceremonies and how they are organized. Dig further on your role in helping clients choose a wedding ceremony that aligns with their aspirations.
Find out more about overseas weddings, including the costs, legal requirements, and the challenges involved in organizing a wedding abroad. You’ll develop an understanding of the elements needed to successfully prepare and organize an overseas wedding and benefit from interactive discussions on styling, themes, and some creative ideas for overseas weddings.
This unit will explore the different kinds of overseas wedding packages and the legal considerations and documentation involved in organizing a wedding abroad. You’ll learn more about the advantages of pre-arranged weddings and your duties and tasks as a wedding planner in this type of package.
In this module, you’ll explore possible techniques that may be used to coordinate a themed wedding event. You’ll consider the issues that you’ll like encounter in organizing traditional and non-traditional themed weddings and learn how your work as a wedding planner can help make the celebration even more amazing not just for the couple but also for anyone involved in the event.
You’ll be trained in the effective selection and maintenance of networks and suppliers of products and services. You’ll expand your previous knowledge on themed weddings with relevant information on how to successfully pull off weddings with unusual themed locations such as Caribbean-inspired, Italian-themed and Medieval-inspired weddings.
In this module, you’ll become familiar with the guidelines for the procurement of different kinds of wedding outfits and the selection of wedding flower arrangements appropriate for the theme of the wedding.
Make weddings more fun not just for the couple but also for the attendees by adding entertainment packages, wedding favors, tokens, and other wedding elements that suit the style and artistic direction of the wedding ceremony. Get expert tips and advice to reduce cost and get the best deal from suppliers and vendors.
Give your wedding planning business a good head start with business planning and development tips covered in this chapter. A concise blueprint will teach you how to put up a work-from-home wedding planning business and accomplish legal requirements and financial documentation essential for your business.
In this unit, you will examine different marketing strategies that can be used to promote your business. You’ll also explore your responsibilities as a sole trader and determine relevant laws which you must comply with.