Elevate your career opportunities with the Hospitality Management Diploma. This one-year program is an excellent way to launch your supervisory or management career! Graduates of this program may also transfer credits to higher-level diploma or degree programs at colleges and universities in Canada and Switzerland.
An English-intense base of training in the ﬁrst two semesters prepare students whose ﬁrst language is not English to be successful in the program and develop conﬁdence with working in English speaking hospitality work environments around the world. This program incorporates the curriculum from the American Hotel and Lodging Educational Institute (AHLEI) and the core curriculum of the BC Provincial Hospitality Management Diploma Program, with an emphasis on improving English language skills required by the International Hospitality Industry.
In just eight months you will learn about key hospitality departments including rooms; sales & marketing; food & beverage; and accounting. You also receive valuable real-life work experience if you take the program with a practicum or co-op. Learn hospitality fundamentals through the world-renown curriculum from the American Hotel and Lodging Educational Institute (AHLEI). For 60 years, AHLEI has been the leader in providing training solutions that address the specific needs of the hospitality industry and Vancouver Premier College has added important Canadian content to this curriculum to ensure the most relevant Canadian hospitality education possible.
Students specializing in the Rooms Division ﬁeld are trained for a career in the accommodation sector of hospitality. Graduates may work in hotels, inns, resorts, spas, clubs or the cruise ship industry. Typical career paths include front desk agent or manager, guest service attendant, concierge, housekeeping room attendant or manager, cruise ship purser, security guard, general manager, and hotel or bed & breakfast owner/operator. The Certificate of Specialization program allows students to concentrate on the managerial knowledge and skills pertaining to this particular ﬁeld of hospitality operations.
As a result of the business and management orientation of VPC programs, VPC has been able to establish innovative and collectively beneficial articulation agreements with public and private post-secondary educational institutions across British Columbia and Europe thereby providing higher education system access and enabled academic pathways for VPC graduates seeking advanced study in British Columbia at the baccalaureate and graduate levels.
Start your journey today at Vancouver Premier College of Hotel Management. Contact us if you have any questions about our academic programs and admission requirements.