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Virginia Commonwealth University

Corporate Event Planning

Dates: February 7 to May 02
Day(s): Thursdays
Time: 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Tuition: $1050

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Becoming a Certified Corporate Event Planner requires business organization, logistics, networking, and client relationship management skills.

This course will provide a detailed guideline on how to design and plan the event, set budgets, execute successfully, review performances, and charge for services.

The CEP course is known as S-M-A-R-T because it covers:

  • Special Events: galas, fundraisers, public relations, product promotions
  • Meetings: professional, corporate, business networking
  • Assemblies: conferences, conventions
  • Recognition: incentives, awards, achievements
  • Training: seminars, workshops, education

About The Instructor

Kimberly Lettier

Kimberly Lettier

Kim is the founder and owner of Lettier Event Planning Studio. Her attention to detail and focus are perfectly complemented by her creativity and sense of professional style. From the big picture to the so-called little things, Kim helps bring true meaning and purpose to every event. By getting to know her clients, their memories, expectations, style, and traditions, she has a deep understanding of their vision. She works to create events that are gorgeous and unforgettable.
Kimberly Lettier

Kimberly Lettier

Kim is the founder and owner of Lettier Event Planning Studio. Her attention to detail and focus are perfectly complemented by her creativity and sense of professional style. From the big picture to the so-called little things, Kim helps bring true meaning and purpose to every event. By getting to know her clients, their memories, expectations, style, and traditions, she has a deep understanding of their vision. She works to create events that are gorgeous and unforgettable.

Student Testimonials

Jeremy Lebling, VCU CEP Grad

I really liked this course and would recommend it to any one who was interested!

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Tuition Includes:

  • Online course material
  • eTextbook & Curriculum
  • Access to Student Center
  • Exam fee

Students have up to six months to complete the course at their own pace.

Class Overview

This program teaches the fundamentals of planning, orchestrating and delivering social events as well as owning and operating a successfully corporate event planning business.