event management diploma recognised by CMI

NEW: The Chartered Management Institute

We are proud to announce that Event Crowd has now gained recognition from the esteemed Chartered Management Institute (CMI). This significant achievement highlights our dedication to providing top-quality training and empowering aspiring event professionals to excel in their careers.


The UK's Leading Event Management Course

Our Event Management Diploma is the #1 ranked Online Events Course in the UK. Gain the knowledge, skills and insights from the names behind some of the biggest and most exciting events. 

Gain the knowledge, skills and insights from the names behind some of the biggest and most exciting events. Kick-start your events career confidently, knowing that you have learnt from the very best. 

Self-Paced Online Learning

Learn Anytime, Anywhere

Learn From the Best

Taught by 40+ UK Event Experts

Events Industry Pathway

Access Job and Work Opportunities

Enrolment Update

Due to a large number of enrolments in March, we are nearing capacity, and in order to provide the best level of support to our current students, we will be closing the course in…



Learn From the Best

The only Events Course taught by leading experts. Event Crowd lecturers are renowned specialists that cover the entire events industry.

  • Festivals
  • Weddings
  • Corporate Events
  • Charity Events
  • Sporting Events
  • Exhibitions
  • Festivals
  • Weddings
  • Corporate Events
  • Charity Events
  • Sporting Events
  • Exhibitions


Learn From the Best

Events Our Lecturers Have Worked For

Events Our Lecturers Have Worked On


Creating a Pathway for New Talent

We nurture and develop talent to support a thriving industry, with Alumni coming from all walks of life. Our events course has been designed to suit everyone, regardless of your level of experience.

  • School and College Leavers
  • Career Changers
  • Current Event Professionals
    • University Graduates
    • Entrepreneurs
    • Upskilling Employees
      • School and College Leavers
      • University Graduates
      • Current Event Professionals
      • Upskilling Employees
      • Career Changers
      • Business Owners

        OUR ALUMNI

        Creating a Pathway
        for New Talent

        We nurture and develop talent to support a thriving industry, with Alumni coming from all walks of life. Our events course has been designed to suit everyone, regardless of your level of experience.

        12 Month Access to

        • 6 Event Management Modules
        • 30 Expert Video Sessions
        • 120 Learning Hours
        • No Exams to Sit
        • 40+ Event Experts
        • Full Tutor Support
        • CIM + CMI Recognised Diploma
        • Alumni Community
        • Downloadable Industry Documents
        • Student Discount Card

        Getting Started

        You don’t need any previous qualifications or experience before starting the course, we are open to everyone with a passion for Events.

        The Event Crowd Difference

        Learn from over 40 event experts and tap into over 400 years of combined experience. With 30 video sessions, covering 6 core industry modules, plus an extra 10 bonus sessions.

        No Exams to Sit

        You’ll show your understanding by completing coursework, activities, and tasks designed to assess your knowledge.

        Learn From The Best

        Over 40 world-renowned specialists with 400 years combined experience, outline the tools, capabilities and skill set you need to set new benchmarks for excellence within the events world. We’ve brought together the best of the best in the events industry.

        When You Pass

        Once you pass this course you’ll be awarded the Event Crowd Diploma in Events Management (Level 4 Equivalent), recognised by the Chartered Institute of Marketing and the Chartered Management Institute.

        You’ll also receive a CPD certificate which you can use to claim CPD points.

        You’ll receive your certificates digitally and a physical copy in the post.

        Your Career, Your Passion

        Working in an industry you’re passionate about, where every day is different and filled with some amazing people, will give you career satisfaction not found in many other professions.

        From weddings to festivals; conferences to sporting events, there is a wide range of events your diploma will prepare you to work in.

        Career Progression

        There is no limit to where a career in events can take you, with international travel and unrivalled opportunities for growth, it’s the most exciting industry in the world.

        Roles in Events

        • Account Manager
        • Artist Liaison
        • Creative Manager
        • Events Analyst
        • Events Manager
        • Festival Manager
        • Health & Safety Consultant
        • Logistics PLanner
        • Marketing Manager
        • Operations Manager
        • Production Coordinator
        • Project Manager
        • Site Manager
        • Sponsorship Executive
        • Talent/Booking Agent
        • Venue Manager
        • Wedding Planner
        • And many more!

        We’re Here For You

        Once you’ve completed the course we will continue to support you with career guidance, references, and our student community so you can continue to stand out from the crowd!

        What You Need

        • No prior experience needed
        • No prior qualifications required

        All you need to bring is a passion for events, everything you need to learn is provided for you in the course in our innovative online learning portal.

        Course Price



        • 12 Months of Course Access
        • CMI + CIM Recognised Qualification
        • Unlimited Replays
        • Dedicated Course Tutor
        • CV Clinic & Career Support
        • Jobs Board Access
        • Downloadable Resources
        • Student Discount Card
        • Entry to Alumni Network

        Payment Options:

        Rated 'Excellent'

        Once you’re in the events industry, you’re in it for life. Push the boundaries for your career with a high-class, all-encompassing education that sets you in the right direction.

        OUR VALUES


        Event management is an industry that is constantly evolving. At Event Crowd, we are dedicated to providing cutting-edge education that prepares our students for the future.


        Quality is at the heart of everything we do. We are committed to delivering the best possible learning experience to our students, and to producing graduates who are well-prepared for success in the industry.


        We strive to create an environment where students can learn, connect, and grow. Our students come from all walks of life, and we strive to create a welcoming and inclusive community.


        We recognise that everyone has their own unique circumstances and learning styles. That’s why we offer a flexible and personalised approach to learning, allowing students to tailor their studies to fit their individual needs.


        At Event Crowd, our goal is to prepare our students for success. We are proud of our track record of producing graduates who are highly employable and sought after by top event management companies.


        We are passionate about events and the role they play in bringing people together. Our team is dedicated to fostering a love for the industry in our students, and to helping them turn that passion into a successful career.

        About Us
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        Get a Free Course Taster

        Get a free lecture from our Diploma and find out if the course is right for you.

        Craig Mathie, our expert on Festivals, is back to discuss the importance of an Event Management Plan. This free lecture will teach you how to write a comprehensive Event Management Plan.

        Craig Mathie holds multiple high-level posts, as Managing Director of the multi-award-winning Bournemouth 7s Festival, VP of the National Outdoor Events Association, a Trustee of sporting charity The Steve Bernard Foundation, Ambassador for mental health charity Dorset Mind and Vice Chair of the Destination Management Board for Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole.

        Frequently Asked Questions

        The Event Management Diploma by the Event Crowd is recognised by the Chartered Institute of Marketing and the Chartered Management Institute. We are the industry’s leading choice to educate and upskill the next generation of event professionals. You can have complete confidence that you’re taking an event management course recognised by employers globally, and one that provides students with a competitive advantage in the workplace. Once you’ve completed your studies with Event Crowd, you’ll be sent a digital and physical diploma certificate that you can keep for your records.

        Our Event Management Diploma covers everything events from event fundamentals, planning, marketing, event safety, operations & delivery to industry spotlights and deep dives into real-life case studies. Gain both the practical and theoretical knowledge needed to kick start your events career.

        Learn through pre-recorded studio lectures taught by our 40+ experts, consolidate your understanding through industry standard templates & learning resources, end of module assessments and a final project assignment.

        Throughout our Event Management Course you’ll be assessed through a number of useful, relevant assessments that will be beneficial to the your learning. These will come in the form of tasks, quizzes and the creation of relevant industry documents. These assessments will count towards your final graded project. All details of your project will be shared with you at the start of your Event Management Diploma so all learning can be digested in respect of your assessment.

        Through your student portal you have access to our specifically curated jobs board where you can apply for the latest jobs, placements and volunteering opportunities within the world of events. In addition, you may be offered a range of work experiences throughout your time with us and we are happy to provide references on request too.

        We’d love to hear from you! Please contact your course tutor who will be able to advise you of the best course of action. Schedule some time with your tutor here.

        Yes! We are a Totum Pro student provider, which is the new NUS student discount scheme. Student discount cards are just £14.99, and can be used at hundreds of locations. If you would like to purchase a student card please contact your course tutor and they will send you a unique link to get started. You can find out more about Totum here.

        When signed into the course portal, you can access your profile from the drop down menu in the top right hand corner. Your most recent module test grades will be posted there. Your final diploma grade and feedback will also be available to you there after it has been marked.

        Your final project is a working portfolio, all requirements for your final project will be explained to you when you reach the module at the end of the course.

        Your final diploma grade is made up of two parts: your test score, and your final project assessment (FPA) score. End of Module Tests are pass/fail quiz questions marked out of 15. Assessments are coursework based and are marked by our academic team. You will have a mix of each type for each session on the course. Test scores are worth 30% of your programme grade, and your final project scores are worth 70% of your programme grade. You will submit your assessments for feedback, which you can then implement to make the work better. Those pieces of work will then be resubmitted as part of your Final Project Assessment. Your FPA will be submitted in full after you have completed all learning modules.

        End of Module Tests (30%) + FPA (70%) = Final Diploma Grade.

        Please reach out to us if you have a question that we have not answered on this page. Click here to submit your query and we’ll get back to you as soon as possible. 

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