Designed for leaders in the hospitality industry
If you are a mid-to-senior level professional in the hospitality industry, this certificate is for you. You will connect with colleagues at a similar place in their careers who wish to reach the next level.
Watch Statia Elliot, director of School of Hospitality, Food and Tourism Management at the University of Guelph, talk about what the program offers you.
The Hospitality Leadership Certificate offers the best of both worlds with the flexibility of online coursework + a three-day on-campus leadership workshop held at the University of Guelph’s beautiful campus in Guelph, Ontario.
Online, self-guided learning
You will start by taking five online, self-guided courses facilitated by eCornell. This will include three core courses focused on team leadership, hospitality marketing and financial management, followed by two electives in one of the four following streams:
- financial management,
- advanced revenue management,
- services marketing or
- food, beverage and restaurant management.
Regardless of your area of expertise, you will gain new skills and knowledge in an area relevant to your career.
The program concludes with a 3 day leadership workshop, May 10 to 12, 2018 at the University of Guelph’s School of Hospitality, Food and Tourism Management where you will learn from noted hospitality experts from both universities, and network with industry professionals - aka your classmates. During the workshop, you will engage in leadership development activities designed to build your understanding of your own brand of leadership. You will leave more aware of how your team perceives you and where you can create change in your leadership style to benefit your organization and industry.
The Hospitality Leadership Certificate costs $5,299 +HST (CAD) which covers:
- 5 hospitality relevant courses facilitated through eCornell
- 3-day on-campus leadership workshop at the University of Guelph
- Food, beverage and materials for the three-day workshop
*A discount of 5% applies for 2+ registrants from the same organization. If you are registering two or more people from your organization, please complete a form for each individual and send them in a single email.
Make your move
Submit your application today or contact us for more information.Register for the Hospitality Leadership Certificate