Wedding Planners help couples successfully plan their wedding day and see that everything runs smoothly. As a wedding planner, your responsibilities include establishing a planning timeline and working with the bride and groom to choose everything from attire, to ceremony and reception venues, music, and food. You are responsible for every aspect of the event, and you must ensure that everything is perfect for the couple, the family, and guests on the big day. Wedding planners may offer various packages that represent different levels of involvement in the planning of the wedding.
If you enjoy meeting people, have good contacts and love organising things, this job could be perfect for you. Moreover you should have creative ideas to plan a theme and arrange food, rituals, decor, clothes, makeup for the whole family according to the theme. Wedding Planners can get employment in hotels, resorts, event management companies, banquet halls planning special events, bridal shops, caterers, florists, wedding planner firms and many more. At the entry level, one can work under wedding planner firms, bridal shops or event planners. After gaining experience they can start their own enterprise.
There are no set qualifications to become a wedding planner.
West Bengal National University of Juridical Sciences, Kolkata
College Of Event & Media, Pune, Maharashtra
Academy of Event Planning, Delhi
National Academy Of Event Management & Development, Nagpur, Maharashtra
Indian Institute Of Planning And Management, Ahmedabad, Gujarat
Udaipur Event Management, Udaipur, Rajasthan
Global Event Solutions,Chandigarh, Mohali, Panchkula, gurgaon
Certificate Course in Event Management
Diploma in Event Management (DEM)
Graduate Certificate Course in Event Management
Post Graduate Diploma in Corporate Communication and Event Management
Post Graduate Diploma in Event Management (PGEM)
Post Graduate Diploma in Event Management and Public Relations
In the current scenario of growing popularity of theme weddings, couples are looking for something more exotic, adventurous and different from a traditional home based wedding. This along with popularity for wedding tourism in India has increased the scope of employment for wedding planners in India.