Event Planning Internship in Canada

Guaranteed Event Planning internship in Canada

Are you interested in Event Planning but don’t have a lot of experience or know-how? Do you have a degree or certificate in general management, event management, marketing, tourism, or hospitality and are interested in exploring your options? Look no further with an internship in Event Planning! Many graduates decide to take an international internship – either after graduating or during college in order to boost their future employability. An internship in Event Planning will allow you to develop your overall skills and put your educational background to practical use.

An Event Planning internship in Canada will help you discover which career niche in the Event Planning industry is most suited to your education, skills, and interests. Vancouver is a city that has many growth opportunities in sectors that are always looking for event planners and candidates with event planning experience. This makes it the perfect city for you to gain international work experience in the Event Planning industry.

 Types of Event Planning Industries:

  • Small parties (<50 guests)
  • Medium parties (50-200 guests)
  • Large parties (200+ guests)
  • Wedding Planning
  • Wedding Proposals
  • Bar Mitzvahs
  • Bat Mitzvahs
  • Fundraisers
  • Themed Parties
  • Corporate Events
  • Seminars/Trade shows


With so many opportunities in the industry and different events to plan in some of the biggest Canadian cities such as Vancouver, Toronto, Montreal and Calgary, you know that you’re in for an unforgettable learning experience. By doing an international internship in Canada, you are learning to plan events in a North American setting, allowing you to add international experience to your resume. An Event Planning internship will definitely set you apart from other candidates who are seeking similar jobs, as most employers that look for professional Event Planners look for candidates who have hands on experience executing events for real companies and people.

 Skills you will learn:

  • Organizational skills
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Negotiation, reasoning, and debate
  • Media awareness
  • Strategic thinking
  • Attention to detail
  • Time Management/Scheduling
  • Teamwork
  • Leadership
  • Resourcefulness
  • Budgeting
  • Sponsorship acquisition
  • Site selection
  • North American business sense
  • And more

Stepwest offers this guaranteed internship placement opportunity through our Student Internship Program, which has been designed completely around you. With this program you will benefit from our outstanding services, dynamic host companies and ongoing monitoring throughout your international placement. If you are currently studying general management, event management, marketing, tourism, hospitality, or have recently graduated and want to improve your resume with top international experience in the Event Planning industry then check out our Student Internship Program page to find out more.

To read testimonials from some of our participants who have successfully completed one of our Internship Programs in Canada, visit our Blog. We look forward to hearing from you and welcoming you to Vancouver.

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