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Wedding and Event Planning Certificates

The Wedding and Event Planner Certification is perfect for the individual looking to get started in the wedding and event planning business right away. These courses are offered through our partnership with The Wedding Planning Institute, a division of Lovegevity. They are the recognized leader for education & instruction for wedding professionals.

This is a wonderful opportunity to gain the knowledge and expertise to work as an event planner or to start your own business as a wedding planner.

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Certified Wedding and Event Planning Certificates

The Wedding and Event Planner Certification is perfect for the individual looking to get started in the wedding and event planning business.

Class Name

Lovegevity/Wedding Planning Institute's Certified Wedding and Event Planning online course is an intensive program designed to educate students on the wedding and event planning business best practices, methods and techniques to get started in the planning industry right away. Six months of access are provided to the online curriculum, course textbook, wedding and event planning software, exam fee, certification, student center library of resources, instructional videos and templates. Connect with other students around the world in discussion boards, messaging, blogs and individual online classes. Apply for internships and/or job placement assistance. You are given six (6) months from the date of registration to complete this program.

Note: UNM Tuition Remission eligible under Professional Development.

21101 | $1195

Certified Wedding and Event Planner - Online - FAA-PD

9/5/17 - 12/15/17
Mon, Sat 12:01 AM - 12:03 AM (28 Session Total)
Institute Lovegevity/Wedding Planning
Online Course

Register Online for this Class
Register by Phone at (505) 277-0077 | M-F 8am-5pm Except UNM Holidays
More Ways to Register

Corporate Event Planning (S.M.A.R.T) - Online Certificate

Corporate events span all industries and are planned for a variety of occasions and celebrations. Corporations and their employees celebrate many milestones and accomplishments within the life span of the growth and evolution of its people, products, and successes.

Class Name

Corporate events may range from a new product launch to a retirement dinner. This course will cover the many types of corporate events and provide a detailed guideline on how to design the event, plan the event, set budgets, execute successfully, review performances, and charge for services. This course covers: -Special Events: galas, fundraisers, public relations, product promotions -Meetings: professional, corporate, business networking -Assemblies: conferences, conventions -Recognition: incentives, awards, achievements -Training: seminars, workshops, education Tuition includes CEP workbook, online curriculum, student center and certificate. You have six (6) months from the date of registratoin to complete this program.

Note: UNM Tuition Remission eligible under Professional Development.

21110 | $1095

Corporate Event Planning (S.M.A.R.T.) - Online - FAA-PD

9/5/17 - 12/15/17
Mon, Sat 12:01 AM - 12:02 AM (28 Session Total)
Institute Lovegevity/Wedding Planning
Online Course

Register Online for this Class
Register by Phone at (505) 277-0077 | M-F 8am-5pm Except UNM Holidays
More Ways to Register

Visit www.ises.com for more information on the benefits and requirements of the Certified Special Events Professional (CSEP) designation.


Bright Outlook Career

Wedding & Event Planning are Bright Outlook Careers

Meeting, convention, and event planners are identified as a “Bright Outlook” careers, meaning that they are expected to grow rapidly in the next several years.

The Bureau of Labor Statistics shows the annual salary range for this field in New Mexico is $26K-60K.

Our Certified Wedding and Event Planner and Corporate Event Planning courses are terrific stepping stones for these in-demand careers!

Statistics according to O*Net


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UNM Tuition Remission

UNM Staff, Faculty and Retirees: You may use your Tuition Remission for all Professional Development classes.

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