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Plan Your Own Wedding and Save Thousands or Become a Wedding Planner Today!

If you love the excitement and glamor of a wedding and you have the ability to book a car, choose a cake and to know what flowers look good, you are well on your way to becoming a wedding planner, Take your knowledge to the next level with a Certificate in Wedding Planning.

Or maybe, you are planning on getting married and want to learn how to plan your own wedding and save thousands of dollars; now you can with our Professional Wedding Planner course.

The Certificate in Wedding Planning Online Course takes you step by step through everything you need to know, to get you up and running as quickly as possible, including all the things that you must address, the timings involved and interviews with all the top suppliers in the wedding planning industry.

With our Certificate in Wedding Planning Online Course we teach you the following:

  • How to save thousands of dollars
  • All the important steps in the wedding planning process
  • The timing of the wedding, from 12 months to the day of the wedding
  • How to negotiate with wedding suppliers, so you get the best value for money
  • How to set up a professional wedding planner business from your own home
  • We teach you how to go and visit hairstylists and ask them the right questions
  • The 7 secrets of the wedding car industry and how to get the best deal
  • We look at the 5 most important secrets of hiring a photographer
  • We also look at an interview with the do’s and the dont's with the church minister
  • And the most important lessons when booking a reception house

If you are a complete and utter beginner, a mom during school working hours, you need a job, you need a new career or you want to work part-time, wedding planning is absolutely for you!

Why Wedding Planning?

  • The secret is low start-up cost; all you need is a computer or telephone.
  • You will work from home so you are not paying any rent to anybody.
  • It’s easy work.
  • Wedding planners also get hired to do anniversaries and engagement parties etc.
  • You don’t need any prior experience.

The average time required to complete the course is 6 weeks (however you can take as long as you need as there is no expiry date on course access, you have unlimited lifetime access to the course)

Course Fast Facts:

  1. Easy to follow and understand
  2. Only 6 to 8 hours of study is required
  3. Unlimited, lifetime access to online course
  4. Delivered 100% on-line and accessible 24/7 from any computer or smartphone
  5. You can study from home or at work, at your own pace, in your own time
  6. Certificate of Completion

Course Delivery

At Courses For Success, modules are accessed online via our learning management system by any device including PC, MAC, tablet or Smart Phone.

Recognition & Accreditation

This course is internationally recognized and accredited by the International Association of Online Training Standards (IAOTS). The courses offered by Courses For Success are unique as they are taught in a step by step process enabling students to complete them quickly and easily, so that you can obtain your qualification sooner. All students who complete the course receive a certificate of completion. Courses For Success is committed to high completion rates and therefore 100% student satisfaction.

Other Wedding Planning Courses

Planning a wedding whether it is your own or someone else’s is an exciting process. Make sure you have all bases covered with our wedding planner courses.

Unit 1 Overview of Wedding Planning

This lesson covers your introduction to becoming a wedding planner and covers general knowledge that you should know about wedding styles, degrees of planning, how much to charge, how to set the budget, ceremony styles, wedding tips etc.

We also interview important suppliers who are involved in the wedding process (who share their knowledge) including:

  • Wedding Make-Up Artist,

  • Leading Wedding Hairstylist

  • Leading Wedding Florist

  • Church Minister

Unit 2 Understanding Venues and Menus

In this Lesson, we visit the Falls Function Centre and interview the manager about the insight wedding planners should consider in making a reception run smoothly.

We look at staffing levels pricing for food, bar and venue lighting requirements table configurations sound and audiovisual requirements, parking, booking times, deposits and payments required, bar etiquette, menu choices and photo opportunities.

Unit 3 Organizing Music and Wedding Cars

In this lesson, we interview and get advice from a professional wedding DJ and a leading wedding car hire company and discuss what important things to consider as a wedding planner.

The importance of the finer details can escape some wedding planners new to the industry, considerations such as how far in advance to book & how many hours to book the DJ for, working with the clients and DJ on a song list, how to find a great DJ also with Wedding Car company's finding an experienced operator, price versus quality, how to check the company's references. All of these details and more are cover in Lesson 3

Unit 4 Photography and Videography

In this lesson we get advice from a professional wedding DJ and a leading wedding car hire company and discuss what important things to consider as a wedding planner.

This is one of the most important areas that needs finer attention from wedding planners, learn how to choose a good photographer & videography, match your clients to your photographers style, understand pricing, timing and the packages available to inform and educate your clients, these are the services a professional wedding planner brings to their clients.

Unit 5 Wedding Planning & The 60 Point Planner

Your goal is to turn a wedding into a flowing memorable occasion. No matter what idea or concept, you can bring it to life with the full range of services you can offer for their special event.

On perhaps the biggest day of their lives, we don't leave anything to chance. Wedding planners will take care of all the details, such as the wedding music, photographer/videographer, food and drinks, locations for weddings ceremonies, etc.

This lesson covers the 60 planning steps a wedding planner should follow in chronological order to ensure every detail is attended to so the bride and groom can relax and enjoy the experience on their wedding day.

Unit 6 How to Organize The Timing

This lesson looks at the timing from twelve months right down to the day of the marriage and what happens on the actual day. To get the timing right we break it down into time periods and what needs to happen during that time.

You would have noticed that the first 4 lessons cover the essential services you will use as a wedding planner in 99% of your weddings, so we are teaching you the fundamentals (or skills) to build a strong foundation for your wedding planner business, through lessons 5&6 we are now developing a structure to "plug into" your skill set so you can bring all the necessary components together in an organized and professional and most importantly stress free service for the bride and groom.

Resources and templates

This is your resource centre where we provide all the tools you will need. Including our 60 Point wedding planner, a reception house survey to make sure you have the best reception,  wedding planner budget, wedding planner checklist and the business templates you need and much more.

Entry requirements

Students must have basic literacy and numeracy skills.

Minimum education

Open entry. Previous schooling and academic achievements are not required for entry into this course.

Computer requirements

Students will need access to a computer and the internet.

Minimum specifications for the computer are:

Windows:

  • Microsoft Windows XP, or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Internet Explorer 8 or later, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

MAC/iOS

  • OSX/iOS 6 or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

All systems

  • Internet bandwidth of 1Mb or faster
  • Flash player or a browser with HTML5 video capabilities(Currently Internet Explorer 9, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

Students will also need access the following applications:

  • Adobe Acrobat Reader and
  • Microsoft word

Customer Reviews

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3 star
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Average rating 4 out of 5 stars

12 March 2019 12:41:02 PM

It was a great course and very informative.

7 February 2019 04:44:37 AM

This course provides very valuable information! Does a great job getting the vendors perspective and details.

6 February 2019 10:04:53 PM

Very valuable information given throughout the course

6 February 2019 10:04:33 PM

Very valuable information given throughout the course

6 January 2019 09:28:59 AM

This has been very informational and helpful to me. I also like the course resources that can be printed out.

16 December 2018 03:34:31 AM

excellent course

1 December 2018 11:12:40 AM

Very easy to understand and touched on key points and tips that will be very helpful when your trying to start out on your own.

17 November 2018 05:18:45 AM

amazing course everything you need and more to start your own wedding planning business

2 November 2018 06:10:49 AM

Loved this course from start to finish. The videos were easy to follow and the tips were really helpful. This course didn't dissapointe. It succeeded my expectations. Thank you.

2 November 2018 05:45:21 AM

This course is excellent from start to finish.
I have learned so much about weddings doing this course from wedding decorations and bridal tips to marketing my new business and communicating with potential clients.
I wouldn't change a single element of this course.The videos were easy to understand and most useful. You succeeded all my expectations. Thank you.

8 October 2018 02:30:18 AM

great information. easy tho follow along.

8 October 2018 02:30:17 AM

great information. easy tho follow along.

8 October 2018 02:30:16 AM

great information. easy tho follow along.

8 October 2018 02:30:14 AM

great information. easy tho follow along.

15 August 2018 04:50:05 AM

Really enjoyed all of the detail and specifics, helped me to plan my own wedding

8 August 2018 10:39:38 AM

Very informative. Covered all aspects of a wedding. I would recommend it to my friends and family

29 June 2018 07:51:53 AM

I enjoyed the class is was very helpful

9 May 2018 09:34:18 AM

Awesome material, great videos, excellent exercises. If I could change anything, I would add quizzes through out instead of one final assessment. Take notes, pay attention and you can't lose!

7 May 2018 07:27:42 AM

Thoroughly enjoyed working my way through the course. So much to take into consideration that I hadn't thought about before this. Some really good advice and really helpful tips too! I would definitely recommend this course for anyone wanting to start a business in wedding planning.

28 April 2018 01:51:38 AM

Great classes with skilled professionals

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Through well-crafted lessons, expert online instruction, participants in these courses gain valuable knowledge at their convenience. They have the flexibility to study at their own pace combined with enough structure and support to complete the course. And they can access the course 24/7 from anywhere with an Internet connection.

There are 6 units plus resources that include the 60 point wedding plan, contract and invoice templates. The course is entirely Web-based with comprehensive units and a final assessement.

About this Course

Plan Your Own Wedding and Save Thousands or Become a Wedding Planner Today!

If you love the excitement and glamor of a wedding and you have the ability to book a car, choose a cake and to know what flowers look good, you are well on your way to becoming a wedding planner, Take your knowledge to the next level with a Certificate in Wedding Planning.

Or maybe, you are planning on getting married and want to learn how to plan your own wedding and save thousands of dollars; now you can with our Professional Wedding Planner course.

The Certificate in Wedding Planning Online Course takes you step by step through everything you need to know, to get you up and running as quickly as possible, including all the things that you must address, the timings involved and interviews with all the top suppliers in the wedding planning industry.

With our Certificate in Wedding Planning Online Course we teach you the following:

  • How to save thousands of dollars
  • All the important steps in the wedding planning process
  • The timing of the wedding, from 12 months to the day of the wedding
  • How to negotiate with wedding suppliers, so you get the best value for money
  • How to set up a professional wedding planner business from your own home
  • We teach you how to go and visit hairstylists and ask them the right questions
  • The 7 secrets of the wedding car industry and how to get the best deal
  • We look at the 5 most important secrets of hiring a photographer
  • We also look at an interview with the do’s and the dont's with the church minister
  • And the most important lessons when booking a reception house

If you are a complete and utter beginner, a mom during school working hours, you need a job, you need a new career or you want to work part-time, wedding planning is absolutely for you!

Why Wedding Planning?

  • The secret is low start-up cost; all you need is a computer or telephone.
  • You will work from home so you are not paying any rent to anybody.
  • It’s easy work.
  • Wedding planners also get hired to do anniversaries and engagement parties etc.
  • You don’t need any prior experience.

The average time required to complete the course is 6 weeks (however you can take as long as you need as there is no expiry date on course access, you have unlimited lifetime access to the course)

Course Fast Facts:

  1. Easy to follow and understand
  2. Only 6 to 8 hours of study is required
  3. Unlimited, lifetime access to online course
  4. Delivered 100% on-line and accessible 24/7 from any computer or smartphone
  5. You can study from home or at work, at your own pace, in your own time
  6. Certificate of Completion

Course Delivery

At Courses For Success, modules are accessed online via our learning management system by any device including PC, MAC, tablet or Smart Phone.

Recognition & Accreditation

This course is internationally recognized and accredited by the International Association of Online Training Standards (IAOTS). The courses offered by Courses For Success are unique as they are taught in a step by step process enabling students to complete them quickly and easily, so that you can obtain your qualification sooner. All students who complete the course receive a certificate of completion. Courses For Success is committed to high completion rates and therefore 100% student satisfaction.

Other Wedding Planning Courses

Planning a wedding whether it is your own or someone else’s is an exciting process. Make sure you have all bases covered with our wedding planner courses.

Unit 1 Overview of Wedding Planning

This lesson covers your introduction to becoming a wedding planner and covers general knowledge that you should know about wedding styles, degrees of planning, how much to charge, how to set the budget, ceremony styles, wedding tips etc.

We also interview important suppliers who are involved in the wedding process (who share their knowledge) including:

  • Wedding Make-Up Artist,

  • Leading Wedding Hairstylist

  • Leading Wedding Florist

  • Church Minister

Unit 2 Understanding Venues and Menus

In this Lesson, we visit the Falls Function Centre and interview the manager about the insight wedding planners should consider in making a reception run smoothly.

We look at staffing levels pricing for food, bar and venue lighting requirements table configurations sound and audiovisual requirements, parking, booking times, deposits and payments required, bar etiquette, menu choices and photo opportunities.

Unit 3 Organizing Music and Wedding Cars

In this lesson, we interview and get advice from a professional wedding DJ and a leading wedding car hire company and discuss what important things to consider as a wedding planner.

The importance of the finer details can escape some wedding planners new to the industry, considerations such as how far in advance to book & how many hours to book the DJ for, working with the clients and DJ on a song list, how to find a great DJ also with Wedding Car company's finding an experienced operator, price versus quality, how to check the company's references. All of these details and more are cover in Lesson 3

Unit 4 Photography and Videography

In this lesson we get advice from a professional wedding DJ and a leading wedding car hire company and discuss what important things to consider as a wedding planner.

This is one of the most important areas that needs finer attention from wedding planners, learn how to choose a good photographer & videography, match your clients to your photographers style, understand pricing, timing and the packages available to inform and educate your clients, these are the services a professional wedding planner brings to their clients.

Unit 5 Wedding Planning & The 60 Point Planner

Your goal is to turn a wedding into a flowing memorable occasion. No matter what idea or concept, you can bring it to life with the full range of services you can offer for their special event.

On perhaps the biggest day of their lives, we don't leave anything to chance. Wedding planners will take care of all the details, such as the wedding music, photographer/videographer, food and drinks, locations for weddings ceremonies, etc.

This lesson covers the 60 planning steps a wedding planner should follow in chronological order to ensure every detail is attended to so the bride and groom can relax and enjoy the experience on their wedding day.

Unit 6 How to Organize The Timing

This lesson looks at the timing from twelve months right down to the day of the marriage and what happens on the actual day. To get the timing right we break it down into time periods and what needs to happen during that time.

You would have noticed that the first 4 lessons cover the essential services you will use as a wedding planner in 99% of your weddings, so we are teaching you the fundamentals (or skills) to build a strong foundation for your wedding planner business, through lessons 5&6 we are now developing a structure to "plug into" your skill set so you can bring all the necessary components together in an organized and professional and most importantly stress free service for the bride and groom.

Resources and templates

This is your resource centre where we provide all the tools you will need. Including our 60 Point wedding planner, a reception house survey to make sure you have the best reception,  wedding planner budget, wedding planner checklist and the business templates you need and much more.

Entry requirements

Students must have basic literacy and numeracy skills.

Minimum education

Open entry. Previous schooling and academic achievements are not required for entry into this course.

Computer requirements

Students will need access to a computer and the internet.

Minimum specifications for the computer are:

Windows:

  • Microsoft Windows XP, or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Internet Explorer 8 or later, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

MAC/iOS

  • OSX/iOS 6 or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

All systems

  • Internet bandwidth of 1Mb or faster
  • Flash player or a browser with HTML5 video capabilities(Currently Internet Explorer 9, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

Students will also need access the following applications:

  • Adobe Acrobat Reader and
  • Microsoft word
(140)
Average rating 4 out of 5 stars
5 star
47%
4 star
33%
3 star
13%
2 star
6%
1 star
1%

12 March 2019 12:41:02 PM

It was a great course and very informative.

7 February 2019 04:44:37 AM

This course provides very valuable information! Does a great job getting the vendors perspective and details.

6 February 2019 10:04:53 PM

Very valuable information given throughout the course

6 February 2019 10:04:33 PM

Very valuable information given throughout the course

6 January 2019 09:28:59 AM

This has been very informational and helpful to me. I also like the course resources that can be printed out.

16 December 2018 03:34:31 AM

excellent course

1 December 2018 11:12:40 AM

Very easy to understand and touched on key points and tips that will be very helpful when your trying to start out on your own.

17 November 2018 05:18:45 AM

amazing course everything you need and more to start your own wedding planning business

2 November 2018 06:10:49 AM

Loved this course from start to finish. The videos were easy to follow and the tips were really helpful. This course didn't dissapointe. It succeeded my expectations. Thank you.

2 November 2018 05:45:21 AM

This course is excellent from start to finish.
I have learned so much about weddings doing this course from wedding decorations and bridal tips to marketing my new business and communicating with potential clients.
I wouldn't change a single element of this course.The videos were easy to understand and most useful. You succeeded all my expectations. Thank you.

8 October 2018 02:30:18 AM

great information. easy tho follow along.

8 October 2018 02:30:17 AM

great information. easy tho follow along.

8 October 2018 02:30:16 AM

great information. easy tho follow along.

8 October 2018 02:30:14 AM

great information. easy tho follow along.

15 August 2018 04:50:05 AM

Really enjoyed all of the detail and specifics, helped me to plan my own wedding

8 August 2018 10:39:38 AM

Very informative. Covered all aspects of a wedding. I would recommend it to my friends and family

29 June 2018 07:51:53 AM

I enjoyed the class is was very helpful

9 May 2018 09:34:18 AM

Awesome material, great videos, excellent exercises. If I could change anything, I would add quizzes through out instead of one final assessment. Take notes, pay attention and you can't lose!

7 May 2018 07:27:42 AM

Thoroughly enjoyed working my way through the course. So much to take into consideration that I hadn't thought about before this. Some really good advice and really helpful tips too! I would definitely recommend this course for anyone wanting to start a business in wedding planning.

28 April 2018 01:51:38 AM

Great classes with skilled professionals

Load more reviews Loading...

Through well-crafted lessons, expert online instruction, participants in these courses gain valuable knowledge at their convenience. They have the flexibility to study at their own pace combined with enough structure and support to complete the course. And they can access the course 24/7 from anywhere with an Internet connection.

There are 6 units plus resources that include the 60 point wedding plan, contract and invoice templates. The course is entirely Web-based with comprehensive units and a final assessement.

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Course Summary

Course ID No.: CFS001
Delivery Mode: Online
Course Access: 12 Months
Tutor Support: Yes
Time required: Study at your own pace
Course Duration: 6-8 Hours
Assessments: Yes
Qualification: Certificate

Course Outcomes

  • Save thousands of dollars and plan your own wedding
  • Setting up your business - what to do, and how to do it.
  • Pricing your work so you get paid what you're worth.
  • Marketing your business effectively (and cheaply).
  • Planning weddings from A-Z. Flowers, venue, celebrants, receptions, and so on.
  • Invoicing - when to invoice, how to do it, and how to make sure they're paid.
  • Establishing preferred suppliers for discounts (and happy clients!)
  • ...And much more.

Career Prospects

  • Planning your own wedding
  • Your own wedding planning business
  • Wedding reception centres.
  • Promotional companies.
  • Function centres.
  • Wedding retail outlets.
  • Party planning companies.
  • Exhibition venues.
  • Fund raising and charity organisations.

 

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