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Widely recognized as the preeminent leader in hospitality certification, the American Hotel & Lodging Educational Institute (AHLEI) strongly supports and encourages the certification of hospitality professionals in all facets of the industry, from front-line workers through general managers and executives.
Certifications For Executives & Department Heads
Certifications For Managers
Certifications For Supervisors
Certifications For Front-Line Staff
Frequently Asked Questions
COTHM offers individual courses that cover a variety of hospitality management topics, and also combines those courses into programs that lead to a more advanced curriculum certificate.
Upon completion of a course, what do I receive?
Once you successfully pass the course exam with a score of 70 percent or higher, you will receive a certificate of completion. IF you pass the final exam with a score of 90 percent or higher, your certificate will state “With Honors.” For completion of our multiple-course curriculum programs, you receive a certificate for each individual course, as well as a framed certificate for the curriculum.
As soon as your application is approved, you may begin your course.
Yes installment plans are available, please contact us for more detail email@example.com.
From the day of course enrollment. Distance learning is a self-paced program; progress depends on the amount of time you dedicate to your studies. Each course has approximately 40 hours of learning content. The welcome packet you receive with your course includes some helpful suggestions for breaking the course into manageable sections for more effective studying and learning. please contact us for more detail firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you do not successfully complete the final examination, you are entitled to one retake examination at no charge.
If, for any reason, you discontinue your studies, then decide you would like to start where you left off-you’re in luck. COTHM has an easy re-enrollment plan. Simply contact us about your intent to re-enroll in a course or curriculum, please contact us for more detail email@example.com.
No there are no requirements or prerequisites for enrollment, although we suggest that students be proficient at reading English.
Yes special discounts are available, please contact us for more detail firstname.lastname@example.org.