Hospitality Training Challenges

Tourism is a major source of income in Cyprus, despite the country’s political and economic challenges. Starting in the late 1970s and after a booming in early 1980s, a lot of people joined the industry having no idea about it. Today, a big number of professionals are educated but an even bigger number are working…

induction training in hospitality

After the accession of my country (Cyprus) to the European Union, a huge number of EU citizens have been integrated in the local workforce, most of them in the tourism industry. It was not “bad”, I’d say it was inevitable, due to staff shortage, especially in high season, as well as the weakness of the…

Induction training in hospitality

After the accession of my country (Cyprus) to the European Union, a huge number of EU citizens have been integrated in the local workforce, most of them in the tourism industry. It was not “bad”, I’d say it was inevitable, due to staff shortage, especially in high season, as well as the weakness of the…

Great Leaders Celebrate with their team

I was recently invited to a great event at the St. Raphael hotel for the celebration ceremony of the 30 years of existence. It was a great fest, with all employees and associates invited to celebrate together with the proud Shammas family. It took place at the huge and beautiful gardens of the Resort, a place…

Προκλήσεις στην Τουριστική βιομηχανία και ο ρόλος του Κράτους

Προκλήσεις Η Τουριστική Βιομηχανία είναι αναμφίβολα ο Τομέας με τη μεγαλύτερη συνεισφορά στην Οικονομία της χώρας μας, και όλα δείχνουν πως έτσι θα συνεχίσει για τα επόμενα χρόνια. Όλοι συμφωνούν για μέτρα στήριξης της βιομηχανίας με δημιουργία υποδομών, επέκτασης της Τουριστικής περιόδου και άλλες λύσεις. Είναι επίσης παραδεκτό, ότι η όποια καινοτόμος ιδέα για πρόοδο,…

AH&LEI Ceremony in Cyprus

On the 29th of August, 2016, Cyprus Hospitality Educational Institute (CHEI) celebrated the launching of Hospitality Certification programs of the American Hotel and Lodging Educational Institute (AH&LEI). AH&LEI, founded in 1953, is the world’s largest developer of training and development solutions for the hospitality industry. CHEI, managed by Mr. Polys Polykarpou, partnered with AH&LEI on…

Εκπαίδευση εργαζομένων και Επαγγελματική Πιστοποίηση

Η επαγγελματική εκπαίδευση αναφέρεται στην απόκτηση ή ανάπτυξη γνώσεων, δεξιοτήτων και ικανοτήτων καθώς και στάσης ή συμπεριφοράς στο εργασιακό περιβάλλον. Οι Διευθυντές των Εταιρειών ή οργανισμών που έχουν ολοκληρωμένη εικόνα στη Διοίκηση Επιχειρήσεων, και μέσα στα πλαίσια εφαρμογής των διάφορων Διοικητικών λειτουργειών, αφιερώνουν ένα σημαντικό μέρος του Εργασιακού τους χρόνου στη Διοίκηση Ανθρώπινου Δυναμικού. Το…

CHS Celebration Ceremony

Cyprus Hospitality Educational Institute (CHEI), in cooperation with Cyprus Chefs Association have organized some training sessions for Hospitality Supervisors. The initiative of the Chef’s association, was a part of the goals set from the committee, the developing of Supervisory skills among professionals. The program chosen was “Certified Hospitality Supervisor (CHS®)” the most complete, modern and recognized…

Certified SPA Supervisors

Curium Palace hotel in Limassol,  was filled with beauty and elegance. After a not so easy program, designed by American Hotel & Lodging Educational Institute (AH&LEI), in corporation with the International SPA Association (iSPA), 11 gorgeous candidates for the “Certified Spa Supervisor” have managed to enter the international elite of iSPA sociatey. The Cyprus Hospitality Educational Institute, wanting to…