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Congratulations HTMi receives the ICO from KHDA Dubai

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.

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.

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.

Congratulations,

HTMi International Development Group, Middle East Division

2019-04-17T18:36:14+02:00

HTMi Team Enters the Accor AI Competition

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

 

If the link does not work, please copy and paste this URL into your browser:

https://accorhotels.agorize.com/en/juries/shgSo3jfYbqEYApbd15-mg/participations/1637/vote?order=random&hide_voted=false&scope=all

2019-04-13T11:34:25+02:00

HTMi Supports South Africa as the Chosen Swiss Hospitality School

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.

 

HTMi Supports South Africa as the Chosen Swiss Hospitality School

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

2019-04-08T14:43:00+02:00

Ulster University and HTMi Switzerland Celebrate 15 Years Partnership

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.

Ulster University and HTMi Switzerland Celebrate 15 Years Partnership
2019-04-03T15:44:47+02:00

Hospitality Times at HTMi Has a New Editorial Team

Here are the links for the latest articles, and please feel welcome to subscribe and new articles will be sent directly to your email.

ehospitalitytimes.com

2019-03-27T13:55:44+02:00
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