The wedding industry is said to be a recession-proof one, and lockdown weddings during this global pandemic is proof of the same. Once life goes back to normal – or the ‘new normal,’ weddings will be celebrated like never before. Some will be smaller, intimate affairs, others will be grand productions – no matter what families opt for, the wheels of the wedding industry will keep churning. Resilient and dynamic, the Indian wedding sector will throw up interesting opportunities for anyone who wants to be a part of it. If you dream of working in the wonderful world of weddings in the future, here’s a chance to learn about it from the experts.
The Wedding School, a Mumbai-based institute, is offering one-of-a-kind live online diploma courses that’ll help you achieve your dream of being a wedding entrepreneur without stepping a foot out of your house. It is a renowned name in the field of wedding education and boasts of two successful years and four batches that have allowed young aspirants to learn the fine craft of orchestrating a wedding and the nuances of the progressive service industry. With a history of educating 100+ students across 250+ sessions where over 50 industry stalwarts come and share their knowledge, The Wedding School has cemented its position as a leading institution that has managed to provide 95% of its students with enriching internship opportunities that lead them to the stairway of success.
Led by Mareesha Parekh, CEO of The Wedding School, an ace wedding planner, and Director at Swaaha WMC, each of these three live online courses will help students get a foothold in the industry while allowing them to make the most of the current lockdown period. Additionally, they will also get the opportunity to learn first hand from industry stalwarts who will share their rich experiences and provide individual attention to every student.
With an extensive curriculum that includes wedding invitations and gifting, hospitality and logistics, decor and designing, production and technicals to entertainment, client servicing and team/vendor/partner management, budgeting and costing, and so much more, these online courses tick every box for those who want to be a part of the weddings industry. Here’s a brief overview of what each course offers:
Live Online Course
Duration: 4 Months
Interact with industry experts and learn from them from the comfort of your home. Upon successful completion of the course, each student gets a ‘Wedding Planning and Management Diploma.’
Duration: 6 months
Get the best of both worlds with a hybrid course that not only gives you the freedom of learning online but also allows you to get exclusive one-on-one offline training and counseling from The Wedding School.
Hybrid Specialisation Entrepreneur Course
Duration: 8 months
Give wings to your dreams of being an entrepreneur with this unique course where each student is mentored personally by an expert through their first solo project. That is followed by two months of extensive training which further hones their entrepreneurial skills.