Unlock your team's full potential with world-class training

10,000+ meetings and events professionals worldwide have been trained by our certificate courses

Unparalleled Support For Event Professionals



Instructional videos and resources in the industry’s largest Learning Library


Expert instructors in leading roles across the events industry


Course formats to match your team’s unique learning styles


Certificate courses with qualifying CMP credit hours

Take Your Event Team To The Next Level

The Event Leadership Institute offers a variety of solutions for your group training & professional development needs, whether you're looking for a simple training solution or a comprehensive, completely customized learning plan.

On-Demand Learning

Allow your team to learn whenever and wherever it's most convenient for them. Our Netflix-style library features over 180 on-demand video classes that are divided into bite-sized hyper-focused lessons, making it easy to fit learning into your team's busy schedule


Our multi-week online Professional Development Courses provide a comprehensive deep-dive into key event topics such as Event & Meeting Management Fundamentals, Technical Meeting & Event Production, Venue Sales, Fundraising Event Management, and more.


You pick the topic and work with us to define your key learning outcomes, and we secure a reputable and knowledgeable event industry leader to present your employees a private webinar, complete with a dedicated interactive question and answer period.

Customized Content

Need educational material that the Event Leadership Institute hasn't developed yet? Starting with a discovery survey, we'll determine your team's unique training needs and work with you to create educational content that meets your goals.

One-on-One Coaching

Provide your team direct access to top minds in the industry through our one-on-one coaching and mentoring sessions. We'll match your team with an ELI instructor or mentor who can provide qualified advice and guidance, helping them to advance in their roles.

On-Site Training

Bring the Event Leadership Institute to your team, either at your office or your own venue for in-person workshops, seminars, and more. We'll bring the same high level event and meetings industry education content to your team, in person.

Popular training formats for every learning style

Professional Training Guide 
for Events Team


Download our training overview for examples of learning paths, training options, and more.

Why Your Team Will Love Us

Industry Leading Instructors

We offer the highest quality training in the industry. Our instructors average 22 years of experience & undergo a rigorous vetting process to ensure they have both the subject matter expertise and the ability to explain the material in a digestible manner. ELI is recognized as a CMP Preferred Provider of education by the Events Industry Council.


Flexible learning

Our learning solutions are completely online, meaning your team can fit learning into their schedule without having to block out time to learn together. Our system checks off which sections and classes your team members have previously seen, enabling them to jump right back in whenever they're ready to resume a class.

Video classes average 45 minutes, and most are broken into chapters, making it easy for planners to instantly find what they need, whenever they need it.

Find Out How ELI Can Help Your Team!

Would you like to learn more about our group training programs? Submit the contact form below and someone from our team will be in touch soon to explore your team's training and development needs and explore how Event Leadership Institute might be able to help.