This two-year diploma program is designed to introduce you to the concepts and techniques related to hotel and restaurant business, food preparation and service, and front and back office operations. You will learn to provide exceptional guest service, industry standard software applications, cultural diversity, and management skills.
As a student of this program you will acquire fundamental knowledge of the hospitality industry as well as marketing, financial analysis, accounting and intercultural team dynamics.
As an aspiring industry professional, you will study and work in a Seneca branded uniform, which will make you job-ready from the start. The uniform will be purchased by you at an additional cost.
As a student of this program, you are eligible to apply for a study abroad opportunity and may qualify for an externship placement position at one of the following international institutions:
Federal Institute of Ceará (IFCE) Forteleza, Brazil
Zulu Nyala Game Lodge - South Africa
Les Roches International School of Hotel Management Switzerland
Externships are paid work term (also known as Work Integrated Learning) opportunities to also help you help you network with industry professionals.
As a graduate of this program, you may pursue future career options within:
Hotel front office
Food and beverage operations
Event and meeting planning
Marketing and sales
Hotel and restaurant administration
Throughout this program you will develop the following skills:
As an essential part of graduating from this program, you will obtain various industry certifications at an added cost. These certifications are:
First Aid and CPR
Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS)
Food Handling Certification
Guest Service Gold
“The Donalda Club has proudly employed Seneca students over the last 8 years. Their outstanding work ethics and drive for success makes them some of our finest, most well-rounded staff. Each year, the Donalda Club embarks on a new season with goal-driven students from Seneca’s School of Hospitality and Tourism. The Donalda Club makes it their main goal to assist and develop each individual where their opportunities are endless.”
Executive Assistant & Human Resources Manager
Donalda Club Toronto