Sports Event


Courses in London and

in Virtual Classrooms

Our London based courses offer an interactive, immersion experience in venues at London's premier event environment campus, ExCeL London, the UK's international event venue. Professional development courses led by sports event industry professionals.


Our Virtual Courses offer an interactive, online leanring experience with live online classes taught in real-time. And our Sports Management Course Trainers for both London and Virtual courses are amongst the most experienced within their fields.



Learn from Industry within Industry.

Specialists in event education


The Event School London offers  specialist sports events and venue management training as either short courses or summer schools for professional career development, or Study Tours for college and university groups. Facilitators are sports and venue management industry professionals with considerable expertise in delivering high profile, international major sports events, venues and stadiums.  Host venues on site at ExCeL London provide the ideal base for our specialist sports and event management courses and venues across London are also visited for interactive sports venue site tours.

A London 2012 Olympic venue


ExCeL London is a well-established host for world class sporting events. Offering not only modern event space, the site was also the largest competition venue for the  London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic sporting events with 7 sports held across 5 arenas. ExCeL now hosts major sports events including the Triathlon Show, London Bike Show, SportsPro Live, Virgin London Marathon Expo, The Elite Sports Performance and Rehabilitation Expo. The dynamic ExCeL London campus offers the ideal environment for our sports and event courses with ExCeL hosting a wide range of major events and winning multiple event industry awards.

Home to great sporting events


If you are passionate about progressing in the sports event industry, London offers the ideal environment for you to learn about managing successful sporting events, venues or stadiums. From grassroots and community sports, to major international sporting competitions, London is a city that stages both, with passion and professionalism. Participants benefit from site tours of London's iconic sporting venues and from London's expert sports and venue management presenters. Students on a recent course took site tours of the London Olympic Stadium and Olympic Park, London Aquatic Centre,  and Wimbledon.