Turn your talents and interests into a profession.

The event management and wedding planning industry has many facets, from business conferences to banquets, product launches to planning weddings. Events management is a field where you will find plenty of variety. No two days are the same. The Intentional Career Institute will show you how to successfully plan and manage such events. Make profitable decisions, learn how to effectively manage clients, and learn the secrets of this industry. Work opportunities will typically be either be through employment or running your own business.

You will enjoy coming up with your own creative ideas and planning small to major events. You will be the centre of attention tasked with building strong client relationships and work with dozens of vendors who will all be vying for your business. Most importantly our courses will teach you essential tips and tricks to ensure success which would have otherwise taken years to learn through trial and error.

The public relations and journalism professions continue to be a much sought-after career path. A considerable shift has occurred from traditional print media to online PR and journalism. Traditional print media has witnessed a decline of rapid proportions. However, with the rise of digital media, writers, journalists and public relations professionals are being sought-after more than ever before. PR and journalism careers are here to stay. Only, this time around, it will be easier to enter and more accessible to everyone. It is an exciting profession that is ideal for those with a flair for words.

Career outcomes

Just about every large organization has a message to communicate. Public relations and journalism professionals are needed by everyone ranging from news outlets and internal marketing departments to governments and small businesses. Typical job titles include:

  • Copywriter
  • Newspaper or Periodical Reporter / Editor
  • Journalist
  • Radio Journalist
  • Technical Writer
  • Television Journalist
  • Proofreaders and Editor
  • Author
  • Public Affairs / Government Communications
  • Marketing
  • Reputation Management
  • Public Relations Officer
  • Public Affairs Officer
 

How Does Online Studying Work?

As an ICI student, you’ll be able to train at home in your spare time, learning in the easiest possible way. There are no classes or lectures to attend, and no need to leave your job or change your schedule.

Enrol, Study at Home, and Graduate

ICI is committed to the successful completion of your course. The typical ICI student experience goes like this:

  1. The Enrolment Process
  2. Begin Your Studies
  3. Getting Help When You Need It
  4. Getting Assessed
  5. Graduation
1 The Enrolment Process

Select the course that interests you. The International Career Institute website offers course overviews, course outlines, course fees, student testimonials, and information on career services for graduates.

When you are ready to enrol in a program, simply complete the online enrolment form, or call our toll-free number to speak with an enrolment adviser.

2 Begin Your Studies

On enrolment students receive a welcome email and letter with instructions on how to login into your course and access your course and tutorial support. You will not be required to purchase any further materials. Courses are divided into modules with assessments located at the end of these modules. Assessments (written assignments) are based on what you have been learning about. No exams are involved.

Study at your own pace

One of the many great benefits of our courses is their modular format creates an easier and more effective way for you to learn. And with no need to follow a fixed timetable, you get to study and submit assignment for each module at your own pace.

3 Getting Help When You Need It

Your courses are designed so that you can study independently. However, if you have a question about anything in your course, just contact one of our industry based tutors. Contact details are provided in your welcome email and letter. Your tutors are industry professionals who are ready to answer any questions about the course, assessments and industry for which you are training for.

4 Get Assessed

At the end of modules you are asked to complete assignments. With no fixed assessment dates ICI students can submit their assessments at any time. This allows students to progress through the course at a pace that suits their needs. Assignments can be submitted via the student portal or email directly to the tutor.

Your assignments and projects will be graded on the following scale:

Grading scale
Lesson Grade (%) Letter Equivalent Rating
100 - 80 A Outstanding level of achievement
79 - 60 B High level of achievement
59 - 50 C Satisfactory level of achievement
49 - 40 D Marginal level of achievement
0 - 39 F Failed to complete course requirements

You must pass all modules and achieve a minimum of a C or higher in all studies to graduate. Should you not pass an assignment you are able to retake assessments as many times as you need (free of charge) in order to improve your results. Full tutorial support is available to guide you towards successfully completing your course.

5 Graduation

Graduates of the Institute are eligible for assistance under the Graduate Career Services Program which includes assistance in job searches (by career and region), preparing cover letters, tips on interviewing, and much more. As part of your graduation package, we offer a Certified Professional Resume Writer free of charge to help you compose your resume. All graduates receive a certificate of completion at the relevant level (Certificate, Diploma or Advanced Diploma / Executive Diploma), transcripts and a letter of recommendation.