With our full-time Diploma in Event Coordination, you will not only be exposed to an unrivaled theoretical curriculum, but you will also be equipped with practical skills to be able to work confidently in the hospitality and events industry.

Why study with us?

The diploma equips you with the knowledge and skills to excel in the hospitality and events industry with practical hands-on experience.

Accredited by Culture, Art, Tourism, Hospitality, and Sport Sector Education and Training Authority (CATHSSETA) and various other local authorities, this qualification is also internationally recognised.

With this qualification, you are qualified for both local and international job opportunities in sectors that could range from event management, event design and styling, to brand management, hospitality services, event production, and so much more.

Our diploma has been developed with the needs of industry professionals in mind and includes a wide range of content. As a student at Aleit Academy, you are guaranteed to gain practical experience. By the time you graduate, you will be more than ready to enter the job market.

Aleit Academy was founded in 2009 and is one of the top private tertiary institutions in the country. What sets us apart is that we believe in producing industry-ready graduates with both theoretical knowledge and hands-on experience through internships, practicals and project work.

We are a private education institution and only accept a maximum of 40 students per academic year. We are mindful of our faculty-to-student ratio so we can maximise individual contact time with all students. It is our commitment to offer all of our students a highly personal and individualised journey during their time with us.

Situated on the exquisite Lourensford Wine Estate at the foot of the Helderberg Mountains in Somerset West, our campus is probably one of the most beautiful and tranquil settings you can imagine. Forget the idea of stuffy and traditional classrooms – our beautifully designed lecture rooms encourage a creative learning environment where you can focus on reaching your fullest potential. Read More

Since our inception, we’ve always been committed to providing support and guidance to our students on a very personal and individualised basis. You can also look forward to learning from the best. Our world-class educators have been meticulously selected over the years. They are committed to delivering a superior quality education experience, while having a passion for being mentors and guides to our students. Meet Our Faculty

Our full-time diploma is complemented by an additional course offering, a 6-week short course in Entrepreneurship & Small Business Management. This exciting addition to our course offering is specifically aimed at developing our students’ budding business talent. The course introduces students to basic entrepreneurship concepts like ideation, opportunity recognition, market research and analysis.

If a passion for events, hospitality or entrepreneurship runs deep in your veins and you want to make your mark in your future career, you’ve found the right tertiary institution for you. The Aleit Academy has a philosophy of excellence embedded in everything we do, and our graduates’ success rates are a testimony to this.


  • Introduction to Project Management & Events

  • Travel, Tourism & Hospitality

  • Health & Safety

  • Research & Feasibility Studies

  • Project Design & Development

  • Leadership Methodologies

  • Human Resource Management

  • Fundamental Accounting Principles

  • Project Management

  • 1,900 practical hours, including internal job shadowing and external Internships

  • Exclusive partnership with Europa-Park in Germany where graduates are automatically eligible for employment opportunities. Read More

  • Qualification: Diploma in Event Coordination (SAQA ID 20613 | CATHSSETA Accreditation number 613/P/000249/2014 | Internationally recognised)

  • Find out more about our Admission Requirements, Fees & Payment Options

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