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Certificate in Practical Wedding Planning - 2 Day Classroom 2 Day Practical

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Mercure Exeter Rougemont Hotel

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4 Day Wedding Planning Course - 2 day classroom plus 2 day practical experience equips you with everything you need to become a wedding plan

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Wedding planning is unique, it can’t be compared directly to general event planning because of the high emotions involved, the continuous out of hours contact that you wouldn’t experience in the corporate world and the ownership of the budget (Most clients are spending around the same amount as a deposit on a house on one

All of our course's give you an insight into what it truly means to be a practical wedding planner. We talk you through each stage of planning a wedding for a stranger, always sharing with you the good the bad and the ugly truth! Equipping you with all the tools you need to be a successful wedding planner, including practical resources, industry tips and experienced anecdotes of the highs and lows of wedding planning.

Two full days will be based at your location of choice, we are offering, Exeter, Bristol, Cardiff, Cheltenham, Salisbury and Plymouth between the hours of 10-6pm, we will provide you will lunch and refreshment breaks. We cover four modules over these days :


Surviving the initial meeting!

** Just in the nick of time!

Understanding Wedding Timelines, what are they, why are they important and who uses them

**Be our guest!

The Guest List, advising, culling and working with

**Money, Money, Money!

Discussing, setting, allocating and sticking to budgets


How to plan a wedding from scratch.

** Are you talking to me?

Surviving the initial meeting! What you need to know!

**Grand Designs!

Finding the perfect venue/s, what to look out for, negotiation and contracts

**The ABC’s of wedding planning!

Everything from Legalities, finding Vendors, Avoiding Pitfalls, Wedding Traditions & Etiquette


Exploring the different types of wedding.

**Beauty is in the eye of the beholder!

Wedding Styling, Themed weddings, what to do when tastes collide!

**Expensive Taste!

What to do when taste exceeds budget

**The spice of life!

Understanding Ceremony Difference. Exploring different types of common UK weddings including durations, timelines and traditions and cultural differences.


The reality of being a wedding planner!

** Friends, what are they?

What it really means to be a wedding planner!

**Bridezillas & More!

How to deal with Conflict in all situations

**The Big Day!!

The reality of wedding day coordination, people management, team work

The other two days will be practical experience, one attending as an events assistant at a real wedding and gaining real knowledge of what it really takes to run a wedding on the day and the other will be attending a trade show event to see behind the scenes of some of the industries biggest suppliers.

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