Zista Education is a leading hospitality education brand development company in India, and pictured with Ian Larmour, HTMi Switzerland Managing Director, is Ms Mitali Rawool, Assistant Director Engagements.
HTMi International Development Group, South Asia Division.
Congratulations HTMi receives the ICO (International Certification Organisation) Certificate from KHDA Dubai
The HTMi Team (Vinoth Prakas, Director of Diplomatic Relations; Mrs Linda Quinn, Academic Admin Manager, and Mr Bernie Quinn, International Academic Director) pictured have successfully applied for the International Certification Organisation recognition certificate from KHDA, Knowledge & Human Development Authority Dubai.
This means that HTMi Switzerland can award its qualifications and awards in Dubai, and they are recognised by KHDA.
HTMi is the first Swiss Hotel School ever to receive this IOC in Dubai.
Pictured issuing this prestigious award at KHDA to Mr Vinoth Prakas, is Dr Naji Almahdi, Chief of Qualifications and Awards KHDA. This will be proudly implemented within HTMi Switzerland Dubai, opening soon.
HTMi International Development Group, Middle East Division
The topic is “Imagine how AI will enhance the guest experience in hotels: What would a smart hotel feel/be/look like in 10 years?” and the students had to prepare a concept, a collage and a description of their project in the first stage.
Our HTMi Team: Kass Moe, Bruno Cubic and Mark Izrael, and they qualified for the first official stage.
Now they need to collect likes by following this link and get to the next round.
Let’s support their innovation.
Dan Popa, Career Centre Manager
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HTMi Supports South Africa as the Chosen Swiss Hospitality School to get Thousands of South Africans Back to Work
First launched in early 2018, and after detailed planning we are into action!
Dateline – 2 April 2019, Johannesburg, SA.
The Swiss Ambassador to South Africa Madame Helene Budliger-Artieda (centre) helps to launch the new Swiss-South African Hospitality Apprenticeship Programme (SSAHP!), delivered by HTMi teacher/trainer Mr Jonathan Lim (1st left) who is currently working with representatives from some of Johannesburg’s leading hotels. This is based upon the famous Swiss dual system of study, train and work.
From left to right the picture above shows – Jon Lim (HTMi), Makano Morojele (NBI), Godfery Chindomu (Hyatt Regency Rosebank), Phindile Ngwenya, (Hyatt Regency Rosebank), Matthews Masilela (Park Inn Sandton), Helene Budliger-Artieda (Swiss Ambassador), Veronica Kabai (Hyatt Regency, Rosebank), Mariya Felix (Hilton Sandton), Event Matlhala (Park Inn Sandton), Tanya Smit (Park Inn Sandton), Boniso Nccube (Hilton Sandton).
HTMi working with the Swiss Embassy to South Africa and the National Business Initiative (NBI) have developed a range of Hospitality apprenticeship courses to offer career help to potentially millions of young unemployed South Africans.
HTMi Switzerland CEO Mr Ian Larmour hailed the collaboration as a potential game changer for young people around the world who have been disadvantaged in early years and who seek an entry level training qualification into the hospitality industry.
Swiss Embassy Press Release
“Our success is my success!
The Embassy of Switzerland congratulates all the trainers from Hilton Sandton, Park Inn Sandton and Hyatt Regency Rosebank for completing the Train the Trainers course for SSHAP!, the Swiss-South African Hospitality Apprenticeship Programme conducted by @HTMi-Hotel and Tourism Management Institute, Switzerland. SSHAP! comprises a six-month dual apprenticeship, with integrated theoretical and practical training, targeting three occupational roles in the hospitality industry: front desk, housekeeping and waitering. The programme is a partnership between the Embassy of Switzerland to South Africa, @National Business Initiative, @HTMi-Hotel and Tourism Management Training Institute, @Harambee Youth Employment Accelerator and large hotel groups. More soon…
#SSHAP! #switzerlandinsouthafrica #Employs Youth
Following on previous successful collaboration, HTMi Career Centre has been contacted once again by Planitswiss to support Basel World 2019, the world’s largest luxury watches and jewellery show.
This year our students got the chance to work with the popular watch brand Citizen, which introduced new products for 2019 under the theme “We Explore Time” with an installation designed by Atelier Tsuyoshi Tane Architects in Tokyo.
HTMi would like to congratulate our ambassadors who have participated in this prestigious event: Ms. Paula Toma, Ms. Lok Yiu Lee (Yoyo), Ms. Linda Phanova, Ms. Aizhan Kozhonova and Ms.Yanan Ji (Alaia). They all carried out their duties with high standards of professionalism leaving the guests and event organisers with great impressions. Consequently, another invitation for collaboration have been already extended by Planitswiss for next year.
HTMi Career Centre would like to thank Planitswiss for the collaboration and for providing our students with such a great experience and we are all looking forward to Basel World 2020.
Ms. Yanan Ji (Alaia) has always displayed a positive can-do attitude and delivered service to our guests in the true Mandarin Oriental legendary fashion. During the time she spent with us, Ms. Yanan has gained self-confidence and drew the respect of her managers and colleagues.
We are delighted to announce 15-years successful partnership delivering the UU Bachelor’s degree at HTMi Switzerland. Congratulations to everyone involved at UU and HTMi, past, present and future: an excellent achievement.
Please see attached letter from Prof Una McMahon-Beattie, Head of Department Hospitality and Tourism Management, University of Ulster Business School.
Ian R J Larmour, Managing Director, HTMi International Development Group, European Division.
We are brewing up some coffee and some other ingredients to make the Espresso Martini in our HTMi Swisstouches Cafe.
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HTMi sister brand, Swisstouches Hotels and Resorts, is offering a special discount wedding package for the close family members of HTMi students and graduates. To apply please contract [email protected].