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Aug. 20, 2014

COPY BY: Rana McDonald, 806-651-2129, rmcdonald@wtamu.edu

WTAMU’s Education on Demand to Offer Wedding and Event Planning Course

CANYON, Texas—Learn the fundamentals of planning and orchestrating social events with a Certified Wedding and Event Planning course through Education on Demand at West Texas A&M University.

The 14-week course begins Sept. 8 and meets from 6-9:30 p.m. each Monday through Dec. 8 at the WTAMU Amarillo Center, Room 1011 in the Chase Tower in downtown Amarillo. A local professional wedding and event planner will teach the basics of planning a variety of social events ranging from weddings and birthdays and baby showers while sharing knowledge about local and industry trends. Students will learn what it takes to start and run a professional event planning business along with information on contracts, pricing formulas, marketing strategies and more. Information also will be available on how to create a network of wedding and event vendors needed to run a successful party-planning business.

The cost of the 14-week course is $995 which includes the textbook, instruction, online curriculum, event-planning software, certification exam and online student networking center. The deadline to register is 5 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 3. Tuition is due at registration. To register or for additional information,  call WTAMU’s Education on Demand at 806-651-2037 or visit wtamu.edu/eod.



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Regina busby
on 8.30.2014

I am very interested I'm the Wedding and Event planning course; however, I am no able to register for the current 14 week course. Will the course be offered again ? I would really like to be able to take this course.