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Chris P.  
A Trainer from Basingstoke, United Kingdom

The Event Managers Coach

Chris P. United Kingdom
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Chris's Elevator Pitch

I help companies and individuals design, plan and deliver their own outstanding events. I provide a series of bespoke in-house event management training courses
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Chris's Training Portfolio

Event Management * 24 Years

I have been designing, planning and delivering public and corporate events for the past 20 years. All my event management courses are based on what I have been doing for a living which is organising events.

Exhibitions * 14 Years

I have been involved in planning and delivering exhibitions and trade shows for 10 years form concept to completion.

Health and Safety * 24 Years

I have been involved in event health and safety policies and procedures for small scale events right up to major events and festivals. I am well versed in writing event risk assessments and Event Management Plans

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Chris P.'s Profile

The Event Managers Coach

Chris has been designing, planning and delivering events for the past 20 years. He has been a local authority event manager and director of a range of events, including exhibitions, food and beer festivals, press launches, music, arts and sports events and conferences, as well as a freelance event manager and coach helping a variety of organisations to deliver their events. Chris specialises in providing his clients with a full event management service, from conception to completion and everything in between.

As an event management trainer and lecturer, Chris is engaged by a range of organizations to deliver a variety of event management training courses. He trains and mentors people at all levels, from first-time event organisers and students right through to experienced event professionals.

With some 500 events completed with flying colours and over 2,500 event managers trained, Chris knows a thing or two about how to deliver successful events. His experience covers the full range of corporate events, such as showcase-style events, internal events and milestone events to name just a few. He has handled smaller-scale local events as well as major events with audiences numbering in their thousands. So Chris knows what works – and what works well.

Chris delivers a range of in-house and public open event management courses to first event planners right through experienced event professionals. His courses are designed to give delegates the confidence and skills to design, plan and deliver their own events. They cover business and community events right up to major events and festivals.

Events management experience:

* Major public, sports, arts and music festivals
* Corporate events such as conferences, seminars, exhibitions, dinners
* Voluntary, charitable, civic and community events
* International and regional events

Membership of professional organisations:

National Outdoor Events Association: Fellow of the Institute of Sport and Physical Activity: International Special Events Society: Hampshire Chamber of Commerce and Industry:

Areas of event experience:

* Event design and creation and feasibility
* Planning and promoting events
* Producing and managing events
* Event Management Plans, Event Risk and Fire Assessments
* Site design and site plans
* Contractor selection, management, competency agreements
* On-site event management and coordination
* Programme design and implementation: speaker, act and entertainment    
* Emergency services liaison: Emergency Planning and Medical Services.  
* Crowd management – stewarding, security and staff briefing packs

Examples of organisations worked for:

Dior, Casio, Hockey Wales, PepsiCo, Houlder Limited, Winchester University, Heineken, IGS Paris, Hampshire County Council, GBC Learning, Reed Learning, Greenwell Conference Centre  (Austria) MTV, Council of Europe, Event Management Training Limited, Destination Worcester, Rugby Football Union, Enterprise M3, Skanska, TWA Marketing, various individuals, companies and local authorities.

Chris Travels From
Basingstoke, United Kingdom

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Chris's Milestones

Training Experience / Worked In
Training Clients
companies and local authoritiesCasioDestination WorcesterEnterprise M3Event Management Training LimitedGBC LearningGreenwell Conference Centre Austria MTVHampshire County CouncilHeinekenHockey WalesHoulder LimitedIGS ParisOrganisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons The HaguePepsiCoReed LearningRugby Football UnionSkanskaVisit Essex and various individualsDior
Memberships, Awards, Certifications
National Outdoor Events Association Fellow of the Institute of Sport and Physical Activity International Special Events Society Hampshire Chamber of Commerce and Industry
How to organise outstanding corporate events - A practical step by step guide to designing planning and delivering successful corporate events Published in July 2013
Here are some words and phrase that have been used to describe me taken from recent course evaluation and testimonials are: Creative personable expert very keen attention to detail enthusiast inspiring passionate engaging funny relaxed captivating knowledgeable meticulous real can do approach really really…knows events practical and generous with his tea and biscuits!
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I enjoy keeping fit the countryside various sports and love going to events of course!
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