Whether you are a student planning your future, new to the workforce or are looking for a new challenge, a career in events is a career for life.

The events industry offers a range of career path options and there will be one that suits your unique personality, skills and preferences. 

There are numerous opportunities to work with passionate event professionals in creative environments that deliver a variety of events. MEA has developed a career path for students looking for a career in events that will support you in achieving your career goals.

Starting out on your Event Career

If you are unsure if events is the career for you, try MEA's Event Essentials course. This is an online course that you can do in your own time on your own device. The content includes two Units of Competency that will give you an overview of industry and basic skills to organise an event.

If you wish to continue with your study these two Units of Competency will be credted towards a Diploma of Event Management.

This is a great way to get started.