Skills Development

Gallagher Convention Centre offers an internship program which supports young professionals in gaining six months experiential learning towards receiving their respective national qualifications.

The program exposes the students to the working environment and challenges them to look beyond the classroom to practically apply their knowledge.

The students are exposed to events protocols, client relations, Health and safety as well as the planning and executing of events.

The Internship covers:

Financial support:

Monthly stipend
Informal training

 Non-Financial support:

Working in different departments thus giving them a broad spectrum of the industry

Departments that students are exposed to:

  • Wine Garden Restaurant
  • Finance Department
  • Sales Department
  • Co-ordination Department
  • Exhibition Department
  • Health and Safety Department
  • Guests Relations and reception services
  • Operations / Banqueting Department


3rd Year students that need experiential training to obtain their national qualifications. Gallagher Convention Centre works with selected institutions to place interns.