Diploma in Event Management and Public Relations

Type of Course
NFQ Level
Validated by
Dorset College
Start Date



10 weeks

Course Fees
€795.00 (Part-Time)

How to Apply

Online Application

Is for individuals who are…

Interested in Event Management and Public Relations course that is intentionally practically focused and importantly, it introduces learners to the key areas of the event proposal, risk management, health and safety considerations and the post-event evaluation.

Looking for…

The skills and knowledge on how to build a concept plan and identify the target audience for the desired event, taking into consideration budgeting, developing a theme, equipment, and facilities in accordance with the desires of the client.

To Become...

An Event Manager
A Communication Specialist
A PR Assistant
A Marketing Assistant

Build Your Path To Success

01. Achieve the Diploma in Event Management and PR

On successful completion of assessments, a Dorset College Diploma will be awarded. This will provide you with the knowledge and understanding required to make an informed decision and progress in your chosen field.

02. Make Things Happen

Maximise your career potential as you grow in confidence learning about event management and PR. This will set you on your way to a great career in Event Management and PR with excellent academic opportunities.

03. Excellent Teachers

Learn from friendly and highly qualified industry-experienced teachers who will support and provide you with the skills, knowledge, and competence in Event Management and Public Relations.

04. Knowledge and Experience

Enrich your learning experience in a diverse student community. Learn in a friendly, welcoming, student-centered environment with small class sizes and teachers who will guide and support you in your area of responsibility to ensure consistency and professionalism.

Programme Details

Entry Requirements

There are no specific entry requirements for this course. A basic working knowledge of computers and access to a computer with internet access is required to do the course. Guest lectures from well-known retailers will be delivered as part of the course.


Start Date: 16/10/18

End Date: 18/12/18

Evening: Tuesday

Time: 18.15 to 21.15

Duration: 10 Weeks

Lecturer Profiles

Dorset College Lecturers

Dorset College Lecturers


Programme Fees


Additional Information

Exam fees are included in the course price.

Application Process

A deposit of €350.00 is required to secure a place on this Course. The deposit or if you wish full payment of fees can be paid online. When we have received and reviewed your application the college will be in contact with you to discuss next steps.