Free to eligible BC Residents who are Under 19 or Adult Non-Grads: Tuition cost will be eliminated in the shopping cart.
International Students: Please call CLOC at 604.945.4211 to register.
This online self-paced course is offered at our CLOC Learning Centre and has flexible start dates. CLOC, the Coquitlam Learning Opportunity Centre (map
) is located near Coquitlam Centre. Click here for schedule and parking information.
Students are expected to complete the course in 10 months. Many students complete in less time. Students are expected to complete 5% in the first month. Students will participate in various online activities which may include Moodle online lessons, online discussions, and e-mail interactions with the teacher. Students can also meet with the teacher by visiting CLOC. Please bring photo identification to CLOC on your visit - check the schedule
to plan your visit.
There is a $100 course deposit - refunded after course completion. Click here for more information.
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for more information about the course content.
Note: Your computer should have Windows 7 or later (with the latest version of Firefox or Chrome), or Mac OS 10 (with the most up to date version of Safari). Your Internet browser needs to be Internet Explorer 8.0 or Firefox 3.0 or later. Computers should also have the latest Flash Player, Flash Adobe Reader, and Java installed. High speed Internet is recommended. Computers should also have a microphone and speakers or a headset.
With greater disposable income and more opportunities for business travel, people are traversing the globe in growing numbers. As a result, hospitality and tourism is one of the fastest growing industries in the world. This course will introduce students to the hospitality and tourism industry, including hotel and restaurant management, cruise ships, spas, resorts, theme parks, and other areas. Students will learn about key hospitality issues, the development and management of tourist locations, event planning, marketing, and environmental issues related to leisure and travel. The course also examines some current and future trends in the field.