Diploma in Hotel Operations Co-op
Work permit while you study
Labor practices included
Campus: Toronto / Vancouver
Start dates: Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sept, Oct, Nov, Dec
Duration: 48 weeks (Daytime) / 88 weeks (Nighttime – Vancouver only)
, Jul, Aug, Sept, Oct, Nov, Dec
Type: Full Time
Hours: Day / Night (Vancouver only)
From $ 10,575 CAD
The Diploma in Hotel Operations provides students with fundamental knowledge in a variety of areas within the hotel industry. This includes organizing and performing guest service front desk functions, managing housekeeping operations, overseeing a team of hospitality professionals, and more. Students will be prepared for a variety of positions in the hospitality industry, such as an event coordinator, human resources coordinator, guest services agent, and more.
Gain the skills necessary to analyze and understand the lodging industry and the external factors that can influence the operation of a hotel and its profitability.
Earn additional certifications from the internationally recognized American Hotel and Lodging Educational Institute (AHLEI).
Learn from highly qualified industry professionals through case studies and job projects.
Strengthen your resume with Canadian work experience by taking the cooperative program option.
Students taking the day program will follow the same course schedule from 9:00 AM to 2:30 PM. During the first 24 weeks of the program, students will also take the Job Placement Skills Course (Part 1 and 2) during the afternoon block from 2: 45-4: 00 PM to prepare for their cooperative. After completing the final course, students will begin their period of cooperative work experience.
Students taking the evening program will begin their program with 2 weeks of Job Placement Skills: Part 1 before taking their first course of the 6-week program. Between each 6 week course, students will take a 2 week break before starting their next course. At the end of the fourth course, students will complete 2 weeks of Job Placement Skills: Part 2 before beginning cooperative job placement.
This paid work experience placement is an integral part of the Co-op program. Students will apply theories learned in class in real-world work settings that are relevant to their field of study and aligned with the learning objectives of the program.
The program’s orientation and pre-placement classes will prepare you to find a suitable placement. During the work experience period, you will receive the support and guidance of a dedicated cooperative coordinator who will work with you and ensure that you receive all the support that is needed to successfully complete the program.
- Students who are interested in attending Greystone College must have a high school diploma, GED, or mature student status. For international students, a Bachelor’s degree taken in the country of origin will be necessary (for international students). The degree and grades must be officially translated into English.
- All applicants whose first language is not English must demonstrate an intermediate level of English 3 with Greystone College’s online written and oral test.
- All students must have their own device (tablet / phone / laptop) to access course materials through our Learning Management System (LMS).
Online written and oral test is exempt if TOEFL iBT 55, IELTS 5.0 or ILSC I3 is taken.
If an applicant does not meet the minimum requirements, neither the institution nor the student can waive him.
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