NEWS: Brand New Wedding Planning Design & Management Courses Out 27-11-17!

Become A Successful Wedding Planner With The AP Academy!

Since 2007, our wedding planning courses have been among the most widely recognised and highly regarded within the industry, especially for depth of training, quality of learning, student satisfaction and value for money.

We offer 3 levels of intensive training in Wedding Planning, Design and Management. We also teach you how to set up and run your own wedding & events company. Choose from our:

  • First Class Advanced Certification
  • Advanced Certification
  • Short-Course Certification

To find out which course is right for you click: COURSE COMPARISON TABLE.


NEWS: Version 10 Out Now!

We are proud to announce that our courses are once again the most up-to-date on the market!

Following an extensive review in which the entire program has been refined, enhanced and updated for 2018, Version 10 is without doubt the best wedding planning, design & management course in the UK.

SPECIAL OFFER: To celebrate the launch we are offering a FREE Upgrade Pack worth £900.00 to all students enrolling on the First Class course. The pack includes a FREE business contract worth £300.00. This sets out your terms and agreements when you book a client.

We also include an incredible 12 months of graduate mentoring worth £600.00. This service provides you with valuable and often much needed guidance during your first 12 months of business operations. It equates to up to 6 hours of tutorial advice and assistance on any wedding related matter you can think of!

Simply enrol on the course and the upgrades are yours.  Please note we reserve the right to revise or cancel these offers without notice.

"...the most in-depth wedding planning course" - Recommended By Brides Magazine



Why Enrol?

Aside from the quality of the course and our tutorial service…

  • Learn all you need to know about wedding (& special events) planning in a single course. See syllabus: Units & Topics
  • Registered with the UK Government’s Register of Learning Providers (UKRLP). Our UKPRN is 10019838.
  • Recognised training approved by the UK Alliance of Wedding Planners (UKAWP) – the UK’s premier wedding planning body.
  • Referenced and referred to by the UK Careers Service, Careers Wales & The MOD
  • Utilised in-house by numerous venues and services including National TrustEnglish Heritage.
  • Recommended by BRIDES Magazine – the UK’s No.1 bridal mag.
  • Promoted by the National Association of Professional Wedding Services
  • Click here for some Graduate reviews

Course Specifics

To compare our courses side-by-side, click COURSE COMPARISON TABLE.

  • There are 3 levels to choose from: First Class Advanced, Advanced or Short Course Certificate
  • First Class Advanced is benchmarked above Level 4 on the UK Government’s Qualifications & Credit Framework (QCF).
  • Advanced Certificate is benchmarked above Level 3
  • Short-Course Certificate is benchmarked above Level 2
  • Exclusive, Unlimited* 1-to-1 access to your own Tutor with at least 10 years experience (*reasonable!)
  • Instant communication via Live Chat, Skype or similar
  • Telephone helpline
  • Online and distance learning courses enable you to study at home, in your own time, at your own pace
  • Materials supplied are yours to keep
  • On-going, up-to-date guidance on trends and developments within the industry
  • Free updates during your training


In the first instance, please take a look through the useful FAQ’s page. You’ll find answers to all the most common questions that arise.

However if you are still unclear about any aspect of the training, by all means give us a call or drop us an email.

We offer independent and friendly advice to those who seek it. Be assured, you won’t be pressured to enrol, we won’t chase you up and nor will we add your details to a mailing list and spam you for the next 12 months! (unless you want us to?!)