This program has been reviewed and approved by PTIB.
This certificate program focuses on preparing you to work in the hospitality industry. It will give you a solid theoretical and practical foundation in the application of current industry tools, procedures and practices, including basic industry accounting, managing food and beverage services, front office and house keeping operations.
- Total 18 weeks
- 20 Hours per Week
- Total 45 weeks
- 8 Hours per Week
*Program Length does not include breaks and holiday breaks
- Blended Delivery: the program delivery is a combination of on-site and distance delivery.
- High school graduate or equivalent
- Mature student status (British Columbia 19 years or older)
- Meet the College’s English proficiency requirements
Credential Upon Graduation
- Hospitality Fundamentals Certificate
Note: Program graduates who have successfully completed AHLEI exams will be eligible to receive an AHLEI “Hospitality Fundamentals” certificate
Career opportunities in hospitality are growing steadily as the industry continues to boom and evolve
- Hotels & Resorts
- Cruise Ship Industry
- Events & Conferences
- Food & Beverage
*1.7 million jobs in Hospitality Industry is a Major Source of Employment
*1 out of 11 jobs in Canada is directly involved with travellers
Source: Tourism Industry Association of Canada
New grads are discovering the benefits of careers in the Hospitality industry, a fun and challenging work environment. You have opportunities to travel and work in different cities and experience different cultures of the world