Hospitality Career Pathways

Find and land your ideal role with HWTC’s Hospitality Career Pathways (HCP) training program.

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We’ll help you find your seat at the table.

The Hospitality Career Pathways (HCP) program invites participants to explore a wide range of career opportunities as a Housekeeper, Room Attendant, Guest Service Agent, Restaurant/Banquet Server, and more. Over an eight-week period, you’ll build core hospitality skills through online learning, in-class training, and a two-week job placement in a hospitality setting. We’ll also show you how to future-proof your career with tips for resume writing, job searches, and interviews.

In addition to these learnings, HCP participants will have the chance to acquire the following hospitality certifications:

  • WHMIS Certification
  • Smart Serve Certification
  • Food Handlers Certification

Program Details

Duration

Eight weeks

Cost

Free

Method of study

Hybrid (In-person and online)

Study Time

7 hours per day

Age Requirement

18 years and older

Program Eligibility

  • Ontario Works Recipient
  • Resident of Ontario
    Eligible to work in Ontario
    Unemployed or working less than 20 hours per week

Please note that the HCP Program includes in-person sessions at the Toronto Don Valley Hotel located at 175 Wynford Drive which will require participants to travel to and from east Toronto. Masks are required for this in-person training.

Participants will also require full-time availability during the final two weeks of the program to secure a job placement and complete the course. All placements are subject to local COVID-19 restrictions.

Upcoming Program Dates

Get the hospitality career you want by contacting a Career Consultant and registering for one of our upcoming HCP courses. 

Hospitality Career Pathways

Fall 2022

Start Date

Oct 04, 2022

End Date

Nov 25, 2022

Training Sessions

Monday-Friday from 9:00 am - 5:00 pm. Subject to change.

Interested in more training options? Visit our calendar page for a complete list of HWTC’s upcoming programs and start dates.

Program Calendar

Why Choose
Hospitality Career Pathways?

Hands-on experience

Gain industry experience and make connections through a 2-week job placement.


Personalized plans

Work directly with HWTC’s hospitality career experts to set goals and build strategies for long-term success.


Industry certifications

Earn key hospitality certifications in WHMIS, Smart Serve, and Food Handlers.

Training that caters to your needs.

Our experts are here to guide you to a long and prosperous career in hospitality. Book a 15-minute call to start your training!

Learning the basic skills I need to enter the Hospitality Industry was invaluable knowledge, I am looking forward to my new journey in Hospitality.


Jose - HCP Graduate

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