Course Description

The MICE & Events industry is growing in Singapore, meaning jobs and career opportunities are abundant. Careers exist as Event Managers, Wedding Planners, Staging Managers, Event Sales and International Conference Planners. For dedicated students with aspirations for a rewarding tourism career, this Diploma course offers valuable interactive learning combined with practical experience and skills.

The course is aimed at providing participants with the knowledge and skillset to successfully gain employment at a supervisory or management level within the MICE & Events industry in the future.

This course will also provide a broader understanding of the Tourism industry as a whole in Singapore, and the importance that MICE & Events plays in this sector.

The Angliss Experience

  • Learn from experienced MICE & Events professionals, who are all experienced in the MICE & Events industry
  • Engage in in-depth discussions with other experienced participants and develop practical strategies for industry success
  • Experience the Angliss way of learning, where classes are brought to life through field trips, guest speakers and some fun along the way.
  • Becoming a William Angliss Alumni member with access to leading industry contacts and events


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Course Intake

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Course Funding Period

13 Aug 2019 to 10 Jul 2020

Course Duration

Full Time - 8 months

Part Time - 15 months

Average Teacher - Student Ratio

1 teacher to a maximum of 20 students.

Course Hours

The duration of the WSQ Diploma in Tourism (MICE and Events Operations) is 379 hours:

  • Core - 190 hrs
  • Electives - 161 hrs
  • Assessment - 28 hrs


Mode of Instruction

Instruction may include lectures, discussions, excursions, guest speakers, demonstrations, case-studies, practical exercises and activities.


Course Structure

Core Units
A trainee must complete at least 8 core units leading to at least 21 credits


Elective Units
PLUS a trainee must complete at least 6 elective units leading to at least 17 credits
In addition, there is a 2hr (nominal) assessment for each unit. 

Core Units

TH-BF-401C-0Develop and Implement Business Strategies (40 hrs)
TH-BF-402C-0Comply with Legal Requirements (12 hrs)
TH-BF-403C-0Develop and Implement Budget (40 hrs)
TH-HRM-401C-0Manage Training (24 hrs)
TH-HRM-402C-0Hire Staff (24 hrs)
TH-HRM-403C-0Appraise/Evaluate Staff (16 hrs)
TH-HRM-404C-0Handle Terminations, Dismissals and Resignations (24 hrs)
TH-RM-401C-0Manage Loss Prevention (10 hrs)

HR Management

TH-HRM-405E-0 Establish Human Resource Management Plan (32 hrs)

Sales & Marketing

TH-SM-404E-0Develop Relationships with New Corporate Clients (25 hrs)

MICE & Events Operations

TH-MEO-403E-0Develop Implementation Strategy (32 hrs)

Exhibitions, Meeting & Conventions, Special Events & Incentive Travel

TH-EB-401E-1Describe MICE & Events Industry and its Impact on Economy (16 hrs)
TH-MAC-401E-1Plan and Develop Proposal for Meeting and Convention Events (24hrs)
TH-MAC-402E-1Manage Meetings and Convention Events (32hrs)

Assessment and Course Completion


Competency Based Assessment for this qualification may include Practical Performance, Role Plays, Oral Questioning, Workplace Observation, Written Questions, Industry Research Projects and/or feedback from workplace Supervisors.


Course Completion Criteria

Attendance for WSQ Courses

  • Student Pass Holders are required to maintain a class attendance of 90% and above as per Immigration & Checkpoints Authority of Singapore (ICA) requirements.
  • Singapore Citizens, Permanent Residents and International students holding a DP/LTVP are required to maintain a class attendance of 75% and above.

Unit Competency
• Achieve 'Competent' for all units 


Certification and Articulation

Upon successful completion of this WSQ course, trainees will receive a WSQ Diploma in Tourism.

For progression, participants may wish pursue the William Angliss Institute’s Higher Education programmes.

Entry Requirements and Eligibility

Entry Requirement

  • WSQ Advanced Certificate in MICE and Events or
  • Two (2) years work experience at the supervisory level in the tourism sector or
  • WSQ ES Workplace Literacy and Numeracy (WPLN) Level 7 or equivalent

Singapore Citizens, Permanent Residents and International Students are eligible to apply for the WSQ Diploma in Tourism (MICE and Events ) course.

For International Students

Minimum English Language Requirements

International students must have a good command of written and spoken English.

William Angliss Institute English Language entry requirements must be demonstrated by ONE of the approved list here.



The WSQ Diploma in Tourism (MICE and Events Operations) and Events has the following course fees:

Gross WSQ course fee


Less 70% SSG Grant

The SSG Grant is only applicable to Singaporeans and PRs


Nett WSQ course fee


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