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Become a Wedding Planner! 

Real Event Planning Academy ~ REaL~ offers an extensive wedding and special events planning program that gives a hands-on experience into the real world of event planning. Work with experienced industry professionals to expand your skills and become a successful planner today!

Students will learn the necessary skills to succeed in the wedding and special events industry. Students will learn a successful Event & Wedding Planning system developed by industry professionals that will assist them in launching their careers. 

Graduates will be equipped to successfully plan weddings, special events and everything in between. In order to do this, the program will teach students how to manage the key elements of events including venue, menu choices, decor, and floral design, costs, budgets and much more. Students will learn how to effectively design an event from beginning to end in order to meet the vision of their clients. They will learn the key indicators to consider when choosing venues, vendors and how to problem-solve. 

This program is ideal for students who are looking to build a career as a wedding and special event planner. 

Wedding and Special Event Planning Course with Linda Vercillo, Rosemary Parentela & Ester Paris Mauro

Students can expect to: 

  • Acquire skills and techniques that are highly valuable in this industry.
  • Learn a proven Event & Wedding Planning system that will enable them to launch their career
  • Participate in in-depth lessons on how to manage event design including floral and decor 
  • Learn all facets about wedding and special event planning components including but, not limited to venue selection, budget setting, menu choices, etc.


What makes REaL the right choice for you? 


  • Knowledgeable, welcoming, inclusive and supportive community 
  • Benefits from industry professionals with a combined experience of over 30 years 
  • REaL’s collective knowledge in business development 
  • Personable one-on-one connection and guidance 
  • Continued professional development post-course
  • Opportunities to gain experience, and work within an established network of industry professionals 
  • Intense curriculum- Get started sooner!