1 Year Wedding Management Course

The Certificate in Wedding Management has been designed by industry professionals to equip students with the necessary skills they will need for a successful career in the wedding industry.

This practical wedding management course guides students through the steps to planning a wedding and managing a wedding. It also offers guidance for developing a thriving business and schools individuals on industry norms.

All the elements of a wedding have been broken down into lessons, where students will be guided by a facilitator to give them the skills and the confidence needed to achieve success in this competitive industry.

The Wedding Management Course covers most of the courses that we offer on a Part Time Basis with in this 1 Year course.

At the end of the course a student will be able to go into the field of Wedding Planning, Flower Arranging, Decor, Wedding Cakes & Stationery.

Modules Covered in the Course

– Wedding Planning and Styling

– Flower Arranging & Function Decor

– Wedding Stationery & Design

– Wedding & Event Draping

– First Aid Training

– Wedding Cakes

– The Theory of Catering

– Project Management-

– Business Management

– PR, Marketing & Communications

– The Theory of Wine

Students will be given the opportunity to be involved with several events, large and small, throughout the year as part of their practical experience.

Entrance Requirements

In order to apply for this course you will need a Matric Certificate and you will need to come in for an interview at The SA School of Weddings.


1 Year – Full Time

This Course is offered in Johannesburg and Cape Town

Next Available Dates:

Johannesburg – Olivedale

Registration for 2019 is Now Open.

11 February 2019

Please email us on info@saschoolofweddings.co.za

Certification and Hours

In order to receive a Skills Program Certificate in Wedding Management, the student will be required to successfully complete all areas of the course and all assignments issued during the duration of the one year course. Each student is also required complete 200 hours of practical experience within the field. Students must also meet the qualifications, standards, ethics and ideals necessary to successfully and responsibly serve future clients as a professional in the wedding industry.


The SA School of Weddings provides support to students who require assistance after the completion of the course. Students are able to bounce ideas around and seek guidance in years to come.