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Festivals, Live Music and Cultural Event Courses

Our professional development courses offer in-depth training in festivals, live music, and cultural event management. Led by experienced industry professionals, our courses provide you with the knowledge and skills you need to succeed in this competitive field. Whether you're new to event management or looking to enhance your existing skills, our specialist courses are the perfect way to take your career to the next level.





Choose Specialist Festival & Cultural Event Management Electives



In London 


Part-time Courses

Live Online Classes 

Why Choose a Career in Festivals, Live Music or Cultural Events?

At The Event School London, we are passionate about helping students achieve their career goals in festivals, live music, and cultural events.

Our specialist courses are designed with industry insights and cover a range of topics to give our students the most comprehensive training possible.

With our expert instructors and practical approach, you can gain the skills and knowledge needed to kickstart your career in these exciting industries.

Don't just dream about a career in festivals, live music, or cultural events - make it a reality with The Event School London!

Full-Time Event Management  Courses
with Specialist Electives in Festivals, Live Music and Cultural Events

Advanced or Higher Diploma
in Event Management

Our industry and internationally recognised full-time Event  programmes offer a pathway into employment in the festival, live music or cultural event management industries or support future further studies.  Create your tailored programme by choosing electives like:

  • Festivals, Concerts and Live Music Events

  • Cultural Events

  • Venue Management

  • Sustainability

  • Marketing

  • Leadership and Management

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6 Month Courses for UK or International Students

One Year Courses for UK Students

Full Time - immersion experience

In-person classes in London

Live Event Practical & Experiential Learning

Payment Plans for UK, EU, EFTA Citizens

Classes are held in venues at ExCeL London with regular venue site visits and excursions to iconic London event industry locations. The course is taught by:

  • in-person classes and activities  in London
    Monday, Tuesdays & Wednesdays

And supported by

  • live  virtual tutorials 

  • online units & support material

  • industry guest speakers

  • attendance at event industry events

  • live event practical

  • 1-2-1 mentoring and coaching 


Certificate in Festival and Cultural Event Management

Certificate in Festival and
Event Management

Interested in a career planning Festivals, Live Music and Cultural Events where no two days are the same?


If you love to organise people and logistics, have good planning skills, excel at problem solving and love variety and creativity in your work, then a career in festivals, live music and cultural event management may be ideal for you.


Expert tuition will provide you with the skills and knowledge you need to plan and deliver festivals and cultural events from start to finish. 


Choose from:

  • In-person 5-day short courses in London or

  • Live online classes - morning, afternoon, evening or accelerated

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Certificate in Festival & Cultural Event Management
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