VMS & LI

THE VENUE MANAGEMENT SCHOOL &
VMA LEADERSHIP INSTITUTE

STUDENT

Learn From World Class Instructors

From industry-leading International & Australian organisations

Earn Credit Points

Towards your AVM or CVE industry certification

Grow Your Network

Connect with industry professionals

Enhance Your Skills & Knowledge

With ready-to-implement strategies

Establish Long-Term Relationships

With a diverse group of peers

Start A Path

Towards your accredited Diploma!

UPGRADE YOUR SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE

Learn from the best in the business, upgrade your skills and knowledge to industry best practice and develop career-long relationships with industry peers.

Internationally recognised as the only industry run school of its kind in the Asia-Pacific region, the VMS has been the turning point in the careers of close to 1000 industry professionals over the last 25 years.

Gaining knowledge across 35 industry specific subjects utilising case studies, classroom discussions, industry best-practice analyses, individual exercises, and small group discussions to ensure you master them all!

LIFELONG CONNECTIONS

As you work through a structured program, you will create lifelong networks and connections cemented over the two years of the School and provide you with a support structure to help you grow both personally and professionally.

After an incredible start with Year 1, you won’t want to miss your chance to reconnect with your classmates (or make new connections!), complete the program and join the growing ranks of our esteemed alumni!

Past VMS graduates are our industry icons of today, while many current students and recent graduates will be tomorrow’s leaders.

VENUE INDUSTRY RECOGNISED INSTRUCTORS

At the heart of the VMS is the amazing team of Instructors bringing both a domestic and international view to the learning experience.

Drawn from the ranks of senior venue managers and industry professionals from Australia, New Zealand, North America and Asia this, immersive, residential program gives students the opportunity to learn from the best in the business and gain key learning outcomes across all functional areas of our industry.

NEW STUDENTS

Package Options

Attendance at VMS only with students receiving a Graduation Certificate (industry recognised) on the successful completion of each year.

VMA Member Price: $4,300

Non-Member Pricing: $4,600

Attendance at VMS, Graduation Certificate (industry recognised) on the successful completion of each year, plus enrolment in the 10569NAT Diploma of Venue Management* (nationally accredited).

VMA Member Price: $4,850

Non-Member: $5,150

The cost of the Diploma of Venue Management is $1,100 as two equal payments of $550, paid as part of Package 2, Year 1 and Year 2 VMS student enrolment.

VMS Diploma (Only): $3,300

*This qualification (accredited course) is offered in partnership with Amina Academy Pty Ltd, a registered training organisation (provider number 31532).

RETURNING STUDENTS

Package Options

Attendance at VMS only with students receiving a Graduation Certificate (industry recognised) on the successful completion of each year.

VMA Member Price: $4,300

Non-Member Pricing: $4,600

*Non-member pricing also includes a 12 month membership with the VMA.

Attendance at VMS, Graduation Certificate (industry recognised) on the successful completion of each year, plus enrolment in the 10569NAT Diploma of Venue Management* (nationally accredited).

VMA Member Price: $4,850

Non-Member: $5,150

The cost of the Diploma of Venue Management is $1,100 as two equal payments of $550, paid as part of Package 2, Year 1 and Year 2 VMS student enrolment.

*This qualification (accredited course) is offered in partnership with Amina Academy Pty Ltd, a registered training organisation (provider number 31532).

INCLUSIONS, DATES & TRANSFERS

  • 5 nights single accommodation at Salt Resort, Kingscliff, NSW
  • Scheduled transfers to and from School (see below)
  • All meals included during School week – 5 dinners (including Welcome and Graduation Dinners), 5 breakfasts, 4 morning teas, 4 lunches, and 2 afternoon teas
  • All sessions
  • Course notes made available to all students via our online learning platform

Students Arrive: Sunday, 10th November 2019

  • Registration opens at 3:00pm
  • First session commences at 4:30pm

Students Depart: Friday, 15th November 2019

  • Students to attend Graduation Dinner on the evening of Thursday, 14th November 2019

Scheduled transfers are available to all students. Transfers outside the times outlined below are at the student’s own expense (see below).

SUNDAY, 10 NOV 2019

  • Brisbane Airport to Salt Resort Kingscliff, 9.00am and 4.00pm (QLD time)
  • Gold Coast Airport to Salt Resort Kingscliff, 10.00am, 12.15pm or 3.00pm (QLD time)

FRIDAY, 15 NOV 2019

  • Salt Resort Kingscliff to Brisbane Airport, 6.00am and 10.00am (NSW time)
  • Salt Resort Kingscliff to Gold Coast Airport, 8.30am and 10.15am (NSW time)

Alternative Transfer Options (at student’s own expense)

For transfers outside the above schedule, please contact Tweed Coast & Country Limousines and Transfers. They are more cost-effective than taxis. Call 0409 661 589 or email tcclimos@bigpond.com

TRANSFORM YOUR SKILLS

TRANSFORM YOUR LEADERSHIP

The VMA Leadership Institute is your ticket to being a recognised authority in the venue management business. It is the benchmark educational program for senior managers and executives looking to enhance their leadership ability through a program specifically designed for our industry.

The program comprises 8 intensive units of study, learning through workshops with industry leaders; intensive group work; guest lecturers and tackling real world issues with a diverse cohort

The VMA Leadership Institute will ensure you become the type of leader you most admire—one who is trusted by colleagues, inspires others, is sought out for advice, and creates exceptional value for their organisation.

Please Note: Your application and enrolment is subject to the approval by the VMS Committee successful enrolment, you will be issued further details and a tax invoice.

Students Arrive: Saturday, 9th November 2019

  • 6 nights accommodation at Salt Resort, Kingscliff (included in your application fee).*
  • Each student will be assigned single accommodation at Salt Resort, Kingscliff (Check in Saturday after 2:00pm – Check out Friday before 11:00am).
  • Scheduled transfers to and from Leadership Institute from Brisbane or Gold Coast Airports.
  • All meals included during Leadership Institute week – Dinners (including Welcome and Graduation Dinner), 6 breakfasts, 4 morning teas, 4 lunches, 2 afternoon teas.
  • All sessions
  • Assignments and Preparatory Work Papers

Students Depart: Friday, 15th November 2019

  • Students to attend Graduation Dinner on the evening of Thursday, 14th November 2019

$4,650 Inc GST* (Members)

$5,050 Inc GST* (Non-members, includes 12 months VMA Membership)

*Prices include accommodation, meals and LI program. Does not include airfares, optional activities or incidentals.

 

* The Leadership Institute officially commences with the Welcome Lunch at midday on Sunday, 9 November 2019. Those of you that live in Southeast Queensland may choose to arrive on Sunday morning. However, if you’re flying in from interstate, we suggest arriving on Saturday to ensure you can attend the Welcome Lunch. Your accommodation for Saturday night is included, for a total of 6 nights accommodation.

Scheduled transfers are available to all students. Transfers outside the times outlined below are at the student’s own expense.

SUNDAY, 10 NOVEMBER 2019

  • Brisbane Domestic & Intl Airport to Salt Resort Kingscliff, 9.00am (NSW time)
  • Gold Coast Domestic Airport to Salt Resort Kingscliff 10.00am (NSW time)

Alternative Transfer Options (at student’s own expense)

For transfers outside the above schedule, please contact Tweed Coast & Country Limousines and Transfers. They are more cost-effective than taxis. 

Call 0409 661 589 or email tcclimos@bigpond.com 

YOUR STAFF

INVEST IN YOUR BEST ASSET

The VMS is a unique opportunity for employer’s to invest in their team and create employees who deliver genuine value.

An investment in the VMA’s VMS and LI programs will deliver exception returns to your business by demonstrating to your staff you value their professional and personal development and are willing to play a meaningful role in their future.  As an employer of choice your business will  be rewarded with an exceptional reputation across our industry, staff loyalty and developing a high performance culture amongst your employees.

Past VMS graduates are our industry icons of today, while many current students and recent graduates will be tomorrow’s leaders.

 

SALT KINGSCLIFF

10 - 15 NOVEMBER 2019

DIPLOMA OF VENUE MANAGEMENT

Take your career to the next level with the industry specific Diploma of Venue Management.

The VMA’s Diploma of Venue Management has been developed and tailored for professionals in the venue management industry.

Featuring multiple learning options and the ability to tailor your study specific to your needs a total of 17 units must be completed across 7 core and 10 elective subjects.

If you are already in the venue management industry you may be able to fast track your qualification via recognition of prior learning.

Typically undertaken part time over two years, this online, self-paced program allows you to be awarded a Diploma of Venue Management (10569NAT) upon successful completion.

Students are issued with both a qualification and statement of attainment for all units completed and the accredited course is nationally recognised.

The Diploma of Venue Management can be undertaken as a standalone program or in conjunction with the Venue Management School.

The Diploma of Venue Management (10569NAT) is registered with the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA) and delivered under a partnership agreement with Registered Training Organisation (RTO), Amina Academy Pty Ltd (RTO 31532). Amina Academy is responsible for the quality of training and assessment provided and issuing all qualifications and statements of attainment.

GRADUATION DINNER

The VMS Graduation Dinner provides an opportunity to celebrate your hard work, passion and dedication to the learning experience. Join with your peers and instructors to recognise and applaud all our graduating students from VMS and the Leadership Institute.

Dress up, wind down and enjoy a great night with your new friends while we announce our Year 1 and 2 scholarship winners.

Need Help?

Contact our Education Manager today!

Zan Education Manager

education@vma.org.au | 1300 001 862 | 0437 827 228

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