SITEEVT007 - Select event venues and sites

Unit code: SITEEVT007 | Study level: TAFE
Footscray Nicholson
Footscray Park


This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to source and select venues or sites for events. It requires the ability to analyse event plans to determine venue or site requirements; develop selection specifications; and assess, choose and contract venues or sites.


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Assessment tasks will be designed to reinforce and extend knowledge and skill competence within set and controlled parameters in accordance with each unit’s learning outcomes and performance criteria requirements, including the setting of work based practical application tasks designed to provide evidence of competence outcomes, within periodic and scheduled timelines.

Students will be expected to demonstrate the following required skills:

  • consult with stakeholders to identify and document venue and site requirements for at least one event type listed in the knowledge evidence that has multiple operational components;
  • research and select appropriate venue or site for the above event using at least two of the following methods: calling for tenders; conducting desk research; inspecting venues or sites; using own events industry networks, and;
  • source and select venue or site for the above event within commercial time constraints and event deadlines.

Required reading

The qualified trainer and assessor will provide teaching and learning materials as required in the form of workbooks produced by the Polytechnic and/or via the Polytechnic e-learning system.

As part of a course

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