If you love weddings and organise everything to perfection then this could be your perfect course. This is an entry level course designed for those of you looking to gain the fundamental knowledge you'll need to plan any type of wedding. Whilst you'll learn all the skills you need to become a wedding planner the main focus is on destination weddings. If you love the idea of planning weddings in different region or locations then this course is perfect for you. We also have special masterclasses on planning smaller weddings to allow for the Covid 19 restrictions.
The Academy is a private training organisation and the qualifications offered are both nationally and internationally recognised within the Wedding industry. There are no formal qualifications required to be a Wedding Planner, but studying with an industry recognised company like the Wedding Academy will not only equip you with the skills and knowledge you need to succeed, but also give your future clients confidence that they are hiring a professional.
This course is as great training option for those looking to run learn the foundations of wedding planning and run their own business or add to their existing skill base as a wedding planner. It also includes the all important business and marketing training you will need to launch and grow a successful wedding business. If you're already a wedding planner then this is an ideal course to help you add a new skill set to your existing portfolio. If you'd like to be involved in smaller, more intimate weddings, and learn the intracacies of planning a wedding overseas this is a great option.
All our courses are online which gives you the flexibility to learn anywhere and at times that suit you. So you really can fit your course around your lifestyle. Many of our students study whilst having a full time job and/or looking after a family.
Yes! Long gone are the days when people thought wedding planning wasn’t a ‘real’ career. These days couples are more and more aware of the support options out there when it comes to their wedding, and there are plenty of successful planners out there. Whilst couples are trying to navigate through the minefield of socially distanced weddings and adhere to the latest Covid 19 directives wedding planners have become even more valuable.
That really depends on how much time you can devote to your studies per week. There are no set deadlines for the individual assignments. Some students have completed this course in as little as 12 weeks and others have taken the full year allocated for completion.
Absolutely! We will start you with the basics and build up from there. Our certificate level courses are foundation courses which start at the beginning and help you to develop your knowledge as you go along.
When you enrol with the Wedding Academy you become part of a community where you receive support not only from the mentor team but from your fellow students as well. You have access to all the Academy Mentors both through the private Student Facebook Group as well as within our learning platform. Our team of Mentors are based around the world so there is always someone available to help and guide you no matter where you live.
Yes. Our CEO, Kylie, does a live Q&A each week in our student Facebook Group and there is a live training session each week with one of the Academy Mentors.
Yes. As you work through your course you'll have worksheets to complete that will form part of your final certification assignment. Once you reach the point where you're ready to put everything you've learnt into practice you'll be allocated a mentor who will work with you to help you complete your certification. You will then receive your certificate and digital badge and officially be a Certified Destination Wedding Planner.