Earn Your ABC® Certified Wedding Planner Career Diploma
With the ABC® Certified Wedding Planner program from Penn Foster College, you can learn how to become a wedding planner and take the first steps toward an exciting new career in the event planning industry. With our flexible online format, you can complete this program in as little as three months - when and where you want to.
Association of Bridal Consultants Exam, Certification, and Membership
Enrollment in our wedding planning program includes ABC® membership at no additional cost. As a member of the ABC®, you can receive job support from the world's largest group of successful wedding planners. The final exam is the ABC®'s Professional Wedding Planner Certification Exam. Upon passing this exam, you'll be eligible for Certified Wedding Planner™ status and consultant-level membership. Also, as part of the program, receive a $50 voucher to extend your novice membership or apply it toward the cost of any ABC Wedding Planner membership in addition to a copy of Emily Post's Wedding Etiquette.
Why Choose Penn Foster College?
Start and Study When You Want
Learn at home or on the go through our custom-designed, mobile-friendly student portal, available 24/7.
A Committed Support System
While you can study at home, you're not alone! Our dedicated Student Services Department, Student Community, and instructors are just a call or email away.
Enrollment in our wedding planning school includes guidebooks, ABC® membership at no additional cost, and a vast network of job resources and event professionals.
Set Your Goals and Pace
Customize your study schedule with progress-tracking and goal-setting tools that keep you moving forward.
With 58,000 + graduates in 2019 from our accredited high school, career school, and college, you're in good hands!
Connect with Other Students
Connect in real-time with other Wedding Planner students as part of the Penn Foster Community.
Why Become a Wedding Planner?
Help others bring their dreams to life as an ABC® Certified Wedding Planner. This job path has many great opportunities - from starting your own business to traveling for destination weddings - you will never get bored in this rewarding field!
Hear from our former Wedding Planning student, Makouani Diabate, about her experience with Penn Foster.
A Customized Learning Experience
With mobile-friendly coursework, progress-tracking and goal-setting tools, virtual simulations, and informative videos to help you succeed, the Penn Foster Experience (PFx) is online learning like no other.
Wedding Planner Course Details
Penn Foster’s online Wedding Planner curriculum can help you prepare to become a wedding planner with a course outline that includes Wedding Etiquette, Multimedia Marketing, The Home-Based Business, and more. Enrollment in our wedding planning school includes guidebooks, ABC® membership at no additional cost, and a vast network of resources and event professionals.