Discover Classes. Earn Rewards.
Meeting and Event Planning Certificate is unfortunately unavailable

Thankfully we have 13 other Professional Classes for you to choose from. Check our top choices below or see all classes for more options.

Meeting and Event Planning Certificate

at Belmont U Center for Executive Education - Belmont Boulevard

Course Details
Price:
$975
Start Date:

This class isn't on the schedule at the moment, but save it to your Wish List to find out when it comes back!
If you're enrolled in an upcoming date, this simply means that date has now sold out.

Location:
Belmont Boulevard
1601 Wedgewood Ave Rm 400
At Belmont Cir
Nashville, Tennessee 37212
(Map)
Share:
Important:
Room: 412
Fee includes all materials
Purchase Options
Save to WishList

11 people saved this class

Book a private group event
Description
Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 21 and older
Average Class Size: 10

What you'll learn in this event planning course:

The Center for Executive Education at Belmont University, in partnership with Meeting Professionals International Tennessee Chapter, offers a Meeting and Event Planning Certificate Program. 

The program is collaboratively taught by some of Meeting Professional International’s seasoned meeting and event professionals, each with his or her own area of expertise. If you are responsible for planning meetings for your business whether it be health care, non-profit, a governmental agency, public corporation, a privately held company or your own business venture, this five session certificate program will give you new skills to work more effectively and more efficiently. 

This program is designed to: 
  • Expand your knowledge of event planning 
  • Provide you with specific instruction about event planning and execution under the guidance of some of middle Tennessee’s top professionals 
  • Prepare you to be a more effective negotiator with meeting vendors
Meeting Planning Basics
• Learn best practices in modern meeting planning management
• Discuss administration, coordination, marketing, legal, ethical and risk management of managing meetings

Site Selection
• Learn to prepare a request for proposal to help you select the best site for your event
• Discuss what is negotiable during the contract process as well as expectations of site/hotel guarantee, attrition and
billing policies

Food & Beverage Planning
• Highlights food and beverage basics
• Discuss terminology, menu planning, conducting a successful tasting, off-premise catering, wine and liquor service, and
billing and credit issues

Budgeting & Return on Investment
• Learn how to calculate registration rates using budget-building basics
• Identify the five levels of measurement involved in calculating return on investment

Contracting Audio, Video and Lighting for your Events
• Discuss the basics of A/V production, including vocabulary, function and how to evaluate the A/V needs for your events
• Learn to identify your A/V needs in advance to ensure a successful event

Introduction to Special Events

• Explore the nuts and bolts of creating events that are truly special
• Includes opportunities to create real-life events that can be used in the participants’ individual work environments

Important Things to Note:
  • Must attend all five classes to receive program certificate
  • Classes can be made up the following semester at no charge
Who should Attend
Professionals responsible for planning and executing meetings and events; individuals considering a career transition to event planning; meeting planners considering the CMP certification.

Still have questions? Ask the community.

Refund Policy
Cancellations made within one week after start date are refunded at a 90% rate. Cancellations made after one week are non-refundable.

Map

Google Map

Belmont U Center for Executive Education

All classes at this location

Belmont University - Jack C. Massey Business Center

Start Dates (0)

This class isn't on the schedule at the moment, but save it to your Wish List to find out when it comes back!

Benefits of Booking Through CourseHorse

Booking is safe. When you book with us your details are protected by a secure connection.
Lowest price guaranteed. Classes on CourseHorse are never marked up.
This class will earn you 9750 points. Points give you money off your next class!
Questions about this class?
Get help now from a knowledge expert!
Questions & Answers (0)

Get quick answers from CourseHorse and past students.

School: Belmont U Center for Executive Education

Belmont U Center for Executive Education

Leaders today are caught in the middle of a shifting economy, uncertain business environment and organizational pressure to do more with less. To survive this transformation, it is critical for organizations to develop leaders at all levels.

The demands of leading in today’s complex business environment...

Read more about Belmont U Center for Executive Education

CourseHorse Approved

This school has been carefully vetted by CourseHorse and is a verified Nashville educator.

Want to take this class?

Save to Wish List
Taking this class for work? Get exclusive perks & discounts for free.

13 Top Choices

Combo Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt and Green Belt

at MSys Training - West End Park 3102 West End Ave Ste 400, Nashville, Tennessee 37203

The Lean Six Sigma helps to improve the operational performance of employees so as an organization by reducing variances. This is widely recognized certification for quality management. The Lean Six Sigma credential can provide a significant advantage to employers and employees when it comes to performance and deliverance. A Lean Six Sigma Green Belt...

Monday Sep 23rd, 9am - 5pm

  (4 sessions)
$1,899

4 sessions

Lean Six Sigma Green Belt

at MSys Training - West End Park 3102 West End Ave Ste 400, Nashville, Tennessee 37203

Lean and Six Sigma methodology is a combination of statistical theory, quality control knowledge and business tools that helps individual to enhance the business procedures. The methodology helps you in removing defects and improving profits, and enhancing performance while reducing process inconsistency. With our Lean Six Sigma Green Belt training,...

Monday Sep 23rd, 9am - 5pm

  (4 sessions)
$1,899

4 sessions

Certified Associate In Project Management (CAPM)

at MSys Training - West End Park 3102 West End Ave Ste 400, Nashville, Tennessee 37203

Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM)® certification define your effectiveness and credibility of working with project management teams. The project management field is one of the rapidly growing industries and qualified practitioners are always in demand. MSys CAPM certification training gives you knowledge about preeminent global standard,...

Tuesday Sep 24th, 9am - 5pm

  (4 sessions)
$1,699

4 sessions

Lean Six Sigma Green Belt (LSSGB) Certification

at iCert Global

LSSGB, the Lean Six Sigma Green Belt understands Six Sigma philosophies, principles and practices, including the supporting systems, tools, and techniques. The person demonstrates team leadership and understands all aspects of the DMAIC framework.  We assure that, all our LSSGB classroom training sessions are confirmed to run. Benefits of this...

Tuesday Sep 24th, 9am - 5pm

  (4 sessions)
$1,799

4 sessions

Project Management Professional (PMP) Exam Prep

at MSys Training - West End Park 3102 West End Ave Ste 400, Nashville, Tennessee 37203

Project Management Professional (PMP)® is a globally acknowledged credential for project management. The Project Management Professional (PMP)® credential validates the individual’s experience and knowledge of Project Management to the employers. This credential brings you the tag of value contributor to meet the ever-evolving business needs of...

Tuesday Sep 24th, 9am - 5pm

  (4 sessions)
$1,799

4 sessions

Lean Six Sigma Black Belt

at MSys Training - West End Park 3102 West End Ave Ste 400, Nashville, Tennessee 37203

Lean Six Sigma Black Belt primarily focus on project execution. Six Sigma is a standard approach to improve the quality and maintain consistency by minimizing the defect rate in delivery of services and products. Whereas Lean is a method that help you to reduce the waste while delivering the product. Our Lean Six Sigma Black Belt training helps professional...

Tuesday Sep 24th, 9am - 5pm

  (4 sessions)
$2,099

4 sessions

Combo Lean Six Sigma Green Belt and Black Belt

at MSys Training - West End Park 3102 West End Ave Ste 400, Nashville, Tennessee 37203

The Lean Six Sigma helps to improve the operational performance of employees so as an organization by reducing variances. This is widely recognized certification for quality management. The Lean Six Sigma credential can provide a significant advantage to employers and employees when it comes to performance and deliverance. A Lean Six Sigma Green Belt...

Tuesday Sep 24th, 9am - 5pm

  (4 sessions)
$2,499

4 sessions

​PMP (Project Management) Certification

at iCert Global

PMP is a globally acknowledged professional certification in project management that validates a professional’s education and experience in project management. This coveted credential is offered by the reputed Project Management Institute to professionals who qualify in the PMP Exam conducted by the PMI. You can find PMPs leading projects in nearly...

Tuesday Sep 24th, 9am - 5pm

  (4 sessions)
$1,699

4 sessions

EPA Lead Renovator Refresher Training

at proActive Safety Services LLC - Merry Oaks 2345 Atrium Way, Nashville, Tennessee 37214

We offer Nashville EPA Lead Renovator Refresher Training once a month on a Wednesday. As a result of the EPA Renovation, Repair, and Painting Rule. The EPA is requiring Lead Renovator Refresher Training. Therefore, EPA Lead Renovator Refresher Training is required for contractors working in homes and commercial buildings built prior to 1978. Consequently,...

Tuesday Sep 24th, 5pm - 9pm

CBAP Certification Training

at iCert Global

Prepare for the Certified Business Analysis Professional™ (CBAP®) certification examination with our 2/3-day intensive CBAP® classroom training session. Our exam-oriented and certification-focused training based on the six knowledge areas of the BABOK® Guide v3 will prepare you for success in the (CBAP®) certification exam. Our CBAP® classroom...

Wednesday Sep 25th, 9am - 5pm

  (3 sessions)
$1,599

3 sessions

PMP Exam Prep Boot Camp

at Project Management Academy - Brentwood 5107 Peter Taylor Park, Nashville, Tennessee 37027

The PMP Certification is a must-have for any serious project manager. PMP Certified Project Managers on average earn over 20% more than those without the certification. The PMP Certification can help you get the job, keep your job and earn more money. In addition, many organizations have recognized that properly trained project managers are fundamental...

Monday Sep 30th, 8:30am - 6pm

  (4 sessions)
$1,895

4 sessions

Executive Leadership Experience

at Belmont U Center for Executive Education - Belmont Boulevard 1601 Wedgewood Ave Rm 400, Nashville, Tennessee 37212

The Executive Leadership Experience  program begins with a 3 – day retreat. The retreat includes leadership expert and best-selling author Jason Jennings, author of “Think Big, Act Small” and “Reinventors” sharing best practices for high performance leadership. Following the retreat, participants enjoy 7 monthly one-day sessions covering...

Monday Oct 7th, 8am - 4:30pm

  (8 sessions)
$8,995

8 sessions

EPA RRP Lead Renovator Initial Certification Training

at proActive Safety Services LLC - Merry Oaks 2345 Atrium Way, Nashville, Tennessee 37214

As a result of the EPA RRP rule, we offer Nashville EPA Lead Renovator Training every Friday!  Did you know that the EPA is requiring Lead Renovator Training? As a result, Lead Renovator Training is required if your company is working in homes built prior to 1978. Therefore, your company must have one certified lead renovator. As a result of these...

Tuesday Sep 24th, 8am - 4pm

Loading...