Home Study

A correspondence course which you complete in modules. Each course has 4 modules. You can choose whether to send back each module when complete, or once the whole course is done. On receipt it will be marked by one of our professional tutors and in-depth feedback provided so you know you are on the right track.

Who is it for?

Beginners hoping to enter the industry and refreshers.

Which course is for me?

Either the Wedding Planning & Event Management and/or Business & Marketing for Wedding & Event Planners. (Topics listed below)

Recommended if...

You haven’t had much professional experience as a wedding planner or event manager and like the idea of working under your own steam at home with phone support from our tutors.


£495 for the course - have a look at what's included below.

£395 per additional course.

Payment plans available - please contact us for details


Anywhere between 3 months and a year.

When & Where?

As soon as you want to start, from the comfort of your own home



What's included

During the course you will recieve:

  • Four in-depth text books which you can always refer back to during your career (eight with joint course)

  • Externally issued certificate accredited by IADL (on successful completion)

  • FREE telephone support if you need it

  • Digital and hard-copy planning and business templates for use in your career

  • FREE Wedding Planning pro software

  • FREE Jute branded bag

  • Plus more opportunities after you graduate

Wedding  Planning  & 

Event Management

Course topics

  • Becoming a Wedding Planner & Event Manager

  • Understanding the Role

  • Introducing Events

  • Planning and Coordinating Weddings & Events

  • Weddings & Events Abroad

  • First Meeting with Clients

  • Themes: Creating and Designing

  • Researching Suppliers

  • Avoiding Problems and Troubleshooting

  • Budget Management for Wedding and Event Planners

  • Venue Procurement

  • Marriage Law and Procedures

Business & Marketing for wedding & event Planners Course topics

  • Designing your business

  • What to charge

  • Confidently handling your finances

  • Effective marketing and branding on a budget

  • Market research

  • Your website & advertising

  • Sales & Negotiating: Selling your services to brides, grooms and corporate event clients

  • Contracts (includes sample templates)

  • Health & Safety obligations

  • First aid obligations

  • Customer service

  • Best practice for professional wedding & event planners

Also included

On successful completion of the course

you will also be eligible for:

  • Work experience placements arranged by us

  • Free website listing for you and your business

  • Free advice service for up to 12 months

  • Alerts to relevant job placements

Spread the cost

2 months

When your session is more than  two months away, you may spread the cost over two months from just £250 per month.

3 months

When your session is more than  three months away, you may spread the cost over three months from just £166 per month.

6 months

When your session is more than  six months away, you may spread the cost over six months from just £80 per month.


Email: admin@theweddingplannerschool.org.uk

Tel: 01892 517073

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