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 career opportunities in the Hospitality Industry.

You’ll build core hospitality skills through 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.

This program  is open to OW recipients with a caseworker referral and is divided as follows:

  • 2 weeks in classroom
  • Up to 2 weeks of placement (pending availability)
  • Employment Specialist support (4 weeks)

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

  • WHMIS Certification
  • Smart Serve Certification
  • Food Handlers Certification

Program Details

Duration

Please see course description

Cost

Free

Method of study

In-person

Study Time

7 hours per day

Age Requirement

18 years and older

Program Eligibility

  • Ontario Works Recipient with a caseworker referral
  • Resident of Ontario
    Eligible to work in Ontario
    Unemployed or working less than 20 hours per week
Participants will require full-time availability for a minimum of 8 weeks during the program to secure a job placement and complete the course.

Upcoming Program Dates

Hospitality Career Pathways

Summer Session 1

Start Date

Jul 08, 2024

End Date

Jul 19, 2024

Training Sessions

Monday - Friday - 9:30 am - 5:00 pm

Hospitality Career Pathways

Summer Session 2

Start Date

Jul 15, 2024

End Date

Jul 27, 2024

Training Sessions

Monday - Friday - 9:30 am - 5:00 pm

Hospitality Career Pathways

Summer Session 3

Start Date

Jul 29, 2024

End Date

Aug 09, 2024

Training Sessions

Monday - Friday - 9:30 am - 5:00 pm

Hospitality Career Pathways

Summer Session 4

Start Date

Aug 12, 2024

End Date

Aug 23, 2024

Training Sessions

Monday - Friday - 9:30 am - 5:00 pm

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 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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