Taught course

Sports Events Management Level 1 Course

Short course

Entry requirements

There are no entry requirements as these are industry-led practical courses rather than academic courses.

Months of entry


Course content

Are you a junior executive within the sports industry, just graduated university, or simply interested in understanding how all of the sectors within the sports business ecosystem work, and where your skills/interests may fit best in the Sports Events Management industry?

Then this Level 1 Sport Events Management Course is perfect for you.

iSportLearn's online platform brings together industry leading experts from across the sports business to guide you through 8 (eight) x 1 (one) hour modules that introduce you to the major sectors of the sports industry (see below).

This course teaches you how to strategically plan, manage and execute sporting events, whilst also teaching how to embrace innovation and creativity to ensure your event stands out in what is an extremely competitive sector.

What are the modules, and who are the industry experts leading the courses:

  • Budgeting & Financial Management: Simon Earl, Director of Finance, Commercial, Formula 1

  • The Role of Communications: Adrian Bevington, Former Director of Communications, The FA

  • Mass Participation Events: Penny Dain, Marketing and Communications Director, London Marathon Events

  • The Keys to Managing a Successful Event: Chloe Targett-Adams, Global Director of Race Promotion, Formula 1

  • Online & Digital Events: Andrew Haworth, Commissioner, Blast Premier

  • Creativity in Producing Events: Andrew Friedlander, Chief Executive Officer, Sports Presentation Co

  • Strategic Management of Sports Events: Andrew Owen, Business Director, CSM Sport & Entertainment

  • Attracting New Audiences through Impactful Events: Hass Aminian, Founder & CEO, Millennial

Every module also offers multiple choice questions to test knowledge, alongside downloadable resources such as module specific presentation decks, transcripts and more.

Information for international students

Many of our courses offer subtitles, and downloadable transcripts to help anyone where English is a second language.

The courses are all on-demand, and online, so courses can be taken from any country, at any time, and students can take as much time as they need to complete the courses as there are no time limits.

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • Short course
    8 hours months months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    N/A months months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    N/A months months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification


AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Examination (Multiple Choice Quiz)100

Course contact details

+44 (0) 12132395400