Festivals and Events Training Program

Festival and event training program

Training programs for community groups and small community organisations active in the Brimbank area.

Practical and clear resources to help you understand what you need for your project/event/festival.

Upcoming training programs will run online via Zoom.

COVIDSafe events – what you need to know

COVID-19 restrictions continue to change in event world, do you know what the latest updates are and how that might impact your event/festival now and into the future. understand what measures you need to put in place to deliver a safe event/festival, how to protect your team, the public and your reputation.  as an event organiser you need to know what your responsibilities are in the “covid-19 normal” of delivering events/festivals.

Facilitator: Bea Tomlin - Beaspoke Safety

Wednesday 3 November 2021, 10am-12pm and 6.30-8.30pm


Reaching your audience – marketing & promotion is key

you have your event/festival planned but now you need to get your audience to there. how to get that marketing and promotions plan together to identify your target audience, ideas on how to reach them, marketing is one way, publicity is another, how well do you really know your audience to get them to your event/festival?

Facilitator: Richard Fitzgerald - arts management, marketing, media and publicity

Wednesday 10 November 2021, 10am-12pm and 6.30-8.30pm


How to & how not to! Risk management

Your risk management plan is more crucial than ever to ensure you have put all the risk measures in place. this session will provide you with practical and clear resources to help you understand what you need for your event/festival risk management plan.

Facilitator: Bea Tomlin - Beaspoke Safety

Wednesday 17 November 2021, 10am-12pm and 6.30-8.30pm


You got a plan?

Are all your budgets, reports and evaluations in place? does your plan include accurate budgets, debrief staff/volunteers/sponsors, having an evaluation framework ready to go, do you have the right data for your acquittal report. jump in on this session so we can help you with some simple steps to keep you on track.

Facilitator: Richard Fitzgerald - arts management, marketing, media and publicity

Wednesday 24 November 2021, 10am-12pm and 6.30-8.30pm

Festivals and Events Training Program

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