Tourism AwarenessIncrease your income with festivals and special events. Learn the fundamentals of event planning, event management and best practices in this one-day training. You will leave this class with the blueprint for your next event. Please e-mail info@aediamerica.org or call (850) 590-2277, for more information.

Who should attend?

  • Anyone planning a public event (meeting, conference, festival, expo, etc.)
  • Farmers and ranchers
  • Community leaders and non-profit employees responsible for planning events
  • Volunteer coordinators and event volunteers
  • Event planners, event producers and show producers

Topics include:

  • Responsibilities of an event manager
  • Establishing goals and themes
  • Financial management
  • Marketing
  • Event sponsorship
  • Recruiting staff and volunteers
  • Food safety
  • Planning logistics
  • Risk management
  • Community relations
  • Relationship capital

You will also receive:

  • Training materials
  • Comprehensive list of resources
  • Sample event planning checklists
  • Sample event budget
  • Sample event planning time-line
  • A Certificate of Completion

Dates: Delivered based on demand

How to register

Complete the Registration Form and mail with your payment at least two weeks before the date of this training. Make checks payable to AEDI, Inc. and mail to Post Office Box 38482, Tallahassee, FL 32315.