Canada's fast-growing tourism and hospitality industry have given rise to an increase in employment opportunities in these fields. Hotels, accommodation and food and beverage services are all growth areas of this industry in Canada and around the world.
Vancouver Career College's Hospitality Management program provides the training you need to enter this fast-paced industry. The program covers hospitality computer systems, staff management, housekeeping management, human resource management, and front of house procedures. Students gain first-hand hospitality experience as part of a practicum.
In addition to their Hospitality Management Diploma, graduates of this program will be certified in BC Food Safe, Serving It Right, and an American Hotel and Lodging Association (AHLA) Diploma.
*From an English language teaching institution.
**19 years of age upon starting classes, and pass college's English admissions test.
This program has been approved by the registrar of the Private Training Institutions Branch (PTIB) of the Ministry of Advanced Education, Skills and Training.
Vancouver Career College provides hands-on training that will get you job-ready.
This course builds on the skills learned in the Student Success Strategies course or its equivalent. It provides information on how to use the communication skills learned in order to make a successful presentation to a prospective employer. Students also learn how to uncover the hidden job market and identifyemployment opportunities. Self-assessment during this course allows students to identify their personal skills that are transferable to the work place and to describe these skills to a prospective employer. Students may be videotaped during a mock interview and will participate in the analysis of their performance in the “interview”.
This course is designed to provide students with a basic understanding of reliable leadership and management methods for surviving and thriving in the midst of chaotic change. This course will assist future industry leaders in making valuable contributions to their organizations and, at the same time, enhance the personal satisfaction gained from their work lives.
Students will gain a better understanding of themselves through an exploration of their personal attributes, transferable skills and learning styles. This course will introduce techniques for time, conflict, and stress management and develop interpersonal communication skills. Fundamental study and motivation skills will be covered, preparing students to excel in their program of choice. Students will also prepare a professional resume and learn how to write effective cover letters.