Event Project Management and Planning (LCA.FS)

Program subsidized by the Ministère de l'Enseignement supérieur du Québec

  • Program organisation
  • Duration: 2 years
  • Sessions: 4
  • Mode:
    - On-site
    - Online
  • Next cohort
  • Registration ongoing
  • Training location
  • - Campus Gatineau


You like to organize events with a unique touch?

This program will allow you to develop skills in the organization, production and management of cultural, artistic or corporate events. You will be involved in the organization of a wide range of events, including trade shows, fairs, exhibitions, inaugurations, launches, open houses, conventions, conferences, press conferences, receptions, galas, shows, parties and festivals.

You will work for an agency, a production company, a public relations firm, a firm specializing in event organization, or you may work on your own.

Possibility of financial support from the Government of Quebec for eligible candidates. Certain conditions apply.

Link to Services Québec :
Services en ligne – Aide à l’emploi | Gouvernement du Québec (quebec.ca)

5 Reasons to choose this program:

  • 1 To take advantage of the only ACS program in event project management and planning in the Outaouais region recognized by the Quebec government.
  • 2 To develop expertise in the advanced management of events of all sizes.
  • 3 To manage all stages of event management, from meeting the client, determining needs, planning, communications, set-up and supervision to the actual event.
  • 4
    To develop the skills necessary to provide impeccable customer service and advise clients wisely.
  • 5
    To experience an integration course that will allow you to put your new knowledge to the test.
Coordinator Project manager
Consultant in organization and management of event projects Freelance event manager

To obtain your place in the ACS program in Event Organization and Project Management, you must meet one of the following requirements:

    • Hold a Diploma of Vocational Studies (DVS) insofar as this DVS has enabled the holder to acquire training related to the program of study.


  • Hold a High School Diploma (HSD) or training deemed sufficient AND meet one of the following requirements:
    • Have interrupted studies for at least two consecutive terms or one academic year;
    • Have completed at least one year of post-secondary studies over a period of one year or more;
    • Be covered by an agreement between the School and an employer.
300 hours 315 hours 345 hours 240 hours
  • Current trends in the event industry (45 h)
  • Introduction to event planning (60 h)
  • Web-based tools for events (45 h)
  • Communication and professional relations (45 h)
  • Ideation and creativity (45 h)
  • Legal aspects of event management (60 h)
  • Planning an event (90 h)
  • Observation in a professional environment (45 h)
  • Financing, grants and sponsorships (60 h)
  • Creation and layout of spaces (60 h)
  • Design of professional documents (60 h)
  • Production and coordination of an event (120 h)
  • Negotiation and sales in event management (60 h)
  • Social media management (45 h)
  • Promotional strategy for events (60 h)
  • Web design and advertising (60 h)
  • Career management and professional development (45 h)
  • Internship in event management (195 h)
ACS in event project management and planning ( 4 sessions - 2 years)
Admission fees Annual registration fees Tuition fees per session
Quebec Students
Tuition fees per session
Canadian students not resident in Quebec
Tuition fees per session
International Students
50 $ 200 $ 2 684 $ 4 464 $ 6 775 $

*Other fees per session:
Incidental fees: $175 / session
General Student Association: $14 / session
Student collective insurance: $50 / session

*These amounts are established for the 2023-24 school year. They are subject to change.
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