The Hotel, Catering and Tourism Training Institute (HOTCATT), an agency under the Ministry of Tourism Arts and Culture (MOTAC) IS SET TO ADMIT PROSPECTIVE STUDENTS in 2020 academic Year.
The Hotel, Catering and Tourism Training Institute (HOTCATT), an agency under the Ministry of Tourism Arts and Culture (MOTAC) IS SET TO ADMIT PROSPECTIVE STUDENTS in 2020 academic Year. This was contained in a statement signed by the Director of HOTCATT, Madam Petrina Etu-Mantey Parkins and copied to the tnpnewsonline.com yesterday, here in Accra, Ghana. READ FULL STATEMENT HOTCATT IS SET TO ADMIT PROSPECTIVE STUDENTS. PRESS RELEASE. BACKGROUND: The Hotel, Catering and Tourism Training Institute (HOTCATT) is an outfit under the Ministry of Tourism Arts and Culture (MOTAC). The institute was established in 1991 by the Government of Ghana to train personnel to deliver services for the Non-Aligned Movement Conference held in 1991. Given the emphasis placed on the tourism sector as a drive for socio-economic and environmental development, the Government decided to maintain the institute to train a pool of personnel to work in the hospitality and tourism industry. After the conference, the Government sought (equipment, books resource persons, etc.) from the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the International Labour Organization (ILO) to train lower and middle-level students in hotel, catering and tourism services. Whilst the focus on admission was Junior and Senior High School Leavers, graduates from tertiary institutions had also been trained in the fields of Food Production, House Keeping, Food, and Beverage Services, Tour Guiding, Tour Operation, and Front Desk Services. MANDATE: HOTCATTs mandate is to provide skills at the basic, intermediary and supervisory levels to upgrade the competences of all levels of personnel in the hotel, catering and tourism sector to help transform Ghana into a competitive tourism destination. Enrollment: HOTCATT is located on the Education Loop near the University of Ghana City Campus, formerly Workers College, Adabraka Accra. HOTCATT has officially started enrollment for the January, 2020 academic Year. Enrol yourself, your children and your wards now. Choose HOTCATT for a career in hospitality and Tourism. OUR COURSES Our courses are designed for: *School leavers *lndustry workers *People who want to change careers. Courses available include: *Front desk skills *Housekeeping skills *Food and Beverage skills *Kitchen skills *Tour Guiding skills *Tour operations * Event organization *First Aid *French *Customized courses and many more. Why enroll at HOTCATT The hospitality and tourism industry is really huge and holds a wide range of job opportunities for a budding career. A certificate in Hospitality Management will open doors to an exciting career with tremendous opportunities in numerous areas with a very promising salary range. FEES: Very moderate. FORMS: Enrollment forms are available at a fee of Sixty Ghana Cedis (GH¢60.00) per a set at: HOTCATT on Education Loop, near the University of Ghana City Campus, formerly Workers College, Adabraka Accra. Course Duration: Six Months. For further Enquiries and application forms, please contact the Front desk officers on the contact numbers below: Contact: 0302 906081, 0302 906082 Mobile: 0541114400 Mobile: 0244857136 Signed by the Director of HOTCATT (Madam Petrina Etu-Mantey Parkins).