Napier University - Win a place on the Executive Certificate in Event Management

This is a three day intensive programme designed to capitalise on the expertise and provide the key skills and knowledge associated with the design and delivery of corporate, private and public events. The programme outlines industry best practice in the marketing, planning, conduct and evaluation of events.

Who is it for?

The programme is designed to enhance the professional skill and knowledge base of those already with or looking to join the industry.

Programme content and dates

3 day intensive programme from 25 – 27th January 2016 at Edinburgh Napier University Craiglockhart Campus.

You will study:

Event Planning Management, Monitoring, Control, Shutdown and Evaluation
Project Management
Risk Management, safety and security
Marketing, PR and sponsorship
Greening of Events
Managing people
Case studies presented by local event industry practitioners

To WIN a place on this programme worth £975, please write a 300 word piece on why you should be chosen and how you would apply the learning for this programme back at your workplace. The deadline for entries is the 4th January, with the winner notified by 8th January at the latest. Send your entry to Peter Skellett.

To find out more information about the ECEM please view the website or contact Peter Skellett on 0131 455 4642 or

Please note that if you are not successful in winning the free place, but are still keen to do the course, you may be eligible to reimbursement of 50% of this programme through Skills Development Scotland

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