Hospitality and Leisure

 Program Overview:

The Hospitality and Leisure Certificate program prepares students for careers in the events, leisure, food services, tourism, and hospitality industries. The program teaches customer service, personal, and professional skills used in a wide variety of locations and settings. This is an excellent option for those already working in the industry who want to apply for management positions, or for those interested in launching new careers.

Career Information and Outlook:

Travel and tourism is one of the world’s largest and fastest growing industries.


Topics You Will Learn About Include:

  • Skills and knowledge specific to hospitality
  • Providing excellent customer service
  • Jobs in the above settings
  • Drug and alcohol use and abuse
  • Foodborne illnesses & bloodborne pathogens
  • Security and how to respond to active shooter events
  • Working in teams
  • Communication skills
  • How to advance at work
  • Workplace challenges and opportunities
  • General career skills

Settings in This Field:

  • Hotels and resorts
  • National and state parks
  • Golf courses
  • Casinos and gaming venues
  • Restaurants
  • Theme and amusement parks
  • General event planning

What Do Students Graduate With?

  • High School Diploma from Career Online High School
  • Hospitality and Leisure Career Certificate

Please visit the Course Catalog page for Course listings.