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 procedures and practices for housekeeping and front office management. This managerial position ensures that hotel standards are being met, schedules are organized, and expenditures are in line.
- Total 15 weeks
- 20 Hours per Week
- Total 38 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
- Rooms Division Specialization Certificate
Note: Program graduates who have successfully completed AHLEI exams will be eligible to receive an AHLEI “Rooms Division Specialization” certificate
Career opportunities in hospitality are growing steadily as the industry continues to boom and evolve
- Hotels & Resorts
- Events & Conferences
- Cruise Ship Industry
- 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
To enjoy a hospitality career, the person must possess technical knowledge and skills, a friendly personality and a commitment to providing quality customer service. The professionals will find employment in a variety of business within the accommodation and recreational industry.