Home Study - Updated for 2022!

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.

This course has just been re-written for 2022 and includes brand new chapters on planning for pandemics, GDPR compliance and much more so there's never been a better time to study from home with us!

Who is it for?

Beginners hoping to enter the industry, or those who are in the industry looking to run their own business.

Which course is for me?

Either the Wedding Planning & Event Management Course, which provides a thorough grounding and the practical day-to-day knowledge of a career in this field and/or Business & Marketing for Wedding & Event Planners Course, which is suited to those who are looking to set up their own wedding planner business.

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 or email support from our tutors.


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

£395 per additional course (Extra £100 off until end of Jan 2022)

Payment plans available - please contact us for details


Anywhere between 3 months and a year (two years for joint course.) However, if you wish to complete the home study course more quickly, for an extra £150 you may choose to take an invigilated, multiple-choice exam after you have completed the reading of all textbooks. * Travel costs of invigilator may apply.

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)

  • FREE Paper certificate you can display on completion of the course (accredited by IADL)

  • FREE Digital and hard-copy planning and business templates such as client questionnaires and contracts for use in your career which you can brand with your own logo.

  • FREE telephone support if you need it

  • Work Experience placements at real weddings once you graduate

  • Plus more opportunities after you graduate

eXTRA £100 OFF until the end of the year with coronavirus grant

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

  • NEW - Pandemic proofing your income

  • NEW - Data protection & GDPR

  • 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 weddings & 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.