This one-year Ontario College Graduate Certificate program provides students with the expertise and professionalism required to succeed in the fast-paced and exciting industry of event management. The program is designed to provide students with a strong foundation for planning any type of event. Students obtain skills and knowledge in marketing, sponsorship, event logistics, risk management, budgeting, programming, entertainment, people management and computer software. During the year, students work in teams to plan and execute an event. Students also participate in a field work placement where they gain experience and meet valuable contacts.