Events Co-ordination

Edinburgh College


Sighthill Campus


The course is designed to equip you with the knowledge and skills required for employment within the events sector at an operational or assistance level. Explore the world of events through a wide variety of subjects in marketing, events organisation and customer service. This is a practical and hands-on course where you will gain essential experience, discover dynamic skills and learn how the industry operates. You will attend guest lectures from the best in the business and go to events all over Edinburgh to gain an insight into the industry. Upon completion, you will be able to progress onto further study at HND level. This course will give you the competitive edge you will need when entering the world of work; either in an events environment or in other areas of employment.

Subjects include:
Event Organisation; Events Costing; Marketing Mix; Marketing Basic Principles; IT; Customer Care; Event Organisation; Contribute To An Event.

Entry Requirements

4 subjects at National 4 including English. Interview and practical test.

Progression Routes

HND Events Management or HND Hospitality Management

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Retail and Events

SCQF Level


Career Sectors

Advertising, Marketing and PR


Media and Broadcasting

Publishing and Writing