By Angela Green, Content Executive, H&C News: IoH’s online 24/7 academy powered by eHotelier.
The IoH has joined forces with eHotelier to power their new online IoH Academy, which will enable its members to access a huge suite of learning resources 24/7.
As the world’s leading professional body for the hospitality industry, the IoH is committed to providing effective and accessible learning. As Sam Coulstock FIH, IoH Head of Professional Development, explains: “Our partnership with eHotelier is a game-changer for the IoH. Our members will now have a powerful learning tool at their fingertips, so they can learn wherever and whenever they want.”
Coulstock continued: “The IoH Academy reaches far beyond basic online exercises and entertainment, the coursework ensures learners are offered genuine background, context, depth and understanding.
“Continued Professional Development (CPD) is essential for every hospitality professional to stay current and push their career forward and is the cornerstone of the Institute.”
Along with Online learning, the IoH Academy also includes bite-sized CPD content, articles, podcasts, webinars, library and management guides, providing resources that support the Five Pillars of Hospitality Management:
Customer / Guests
Speaking about the collaboration, Matthew Stephens Managing Director at eHotelier said: “We are delighted to have been selected by the IoH to support professionals as they learn new skills that will help them rebuild our industry stronger than before. People are the key in all hospitality businesses, especially now, and eHotelier, through the IoH Academy, looks forward to empowering professionals to achieve their career aspirations.”
There are more than 250-course options available through the IoH Academy. The course content developed by highly regarded industry professionals includes demonstrations, simulations, testing and assessment, on-the-job application support, mentoring and peer collaboration.
All the resources have been designed to help ensure current and aspiring hospitality professionals are equipped to manage today’s challenges, whether upskilling, refreshing or cross-skilling.
Syllabi have been created for junior to senior executive levels across hospitality disciplines and are endorsed by The Institute of Hospitality at the highest academic level.