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Sommet Education acquires majority stake of Invictus Education
Sommet Education acquires majority stake of Invictus EducationArticle

Swiss-based Sommet Education has announced its acquisition of a majority stake in Invictus Education, alongside Invictus' historical shareholders...

22 Apr 2021

Hospitality on show
Hospitality on showArticle

In 2019, the False Bay TVET College Muizenberg Campus was approached by the Afternoon Express show to not only host the competition qualifying heats but to include a selection of N6 hospitality students to partake in the SABC 3 Taste Master competition...

Issued by False Bay College 28 Jan 2021

It's time to rethink how we do business says new principal of The Private Hotel School
It's time to rethink how we do business says new principal of The Private Hotel SchoolArticle

Martin Koch, the new principal of Private Hotel School provides insight into the South African hospitality industry and shares advice on how to manage the impact of the coronavirus pandemic...

Janine Greenleaf Walker 20 Apr 2020

TGCSA, IHS partner with Summit to upskill hospitality graded establishments
TGCSA, IHS partner with Summit to upskill hospitality graded establishmentsArticle

The Tourism Grading Council of South Africa has partnered with the International Hotel School and Summit to offer online hospitality training videos to upskill employees within graded establishments, in an effort to improve quality standards within South Africa's tourism industry...

6 Dec 2019

Tourism minister praises efforts of Free State hospitality graduates
Tourism minister praises efforts of Free State hospitality graduatesArticle

Ninety-six learners from Clarens, Xhariep and Thaba Nchu in the Free State have successfully completed their NQF level 2 and 4 qualifications in accommodation, food and beverage services...

1 Apr 2019

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Stellenbosch Wine Route chefs partner for social impact initiative, Tasting StellenboschArticle

Stellenbosch Wine Routes has introduced Tasting Stellenbosch - a social development programme set to upskill the community through hospitality training...

1 Feb 2019

#BestofBiz 2018: Education
#BestofBiz 2018: EducationArticle

We've compiled our annual #BestofBiz 2018 lists across all our industries featuring our most popular articles, most-read contributors and brand press offices with the most views. Discover the most read content on Bizcommunity's Education & Training site over the past year below.

18 Dec 2018

Why practice makes perfect in hospitality training
Why practice makes perfect in hospitality trainingArticle

The methodology of learning has changed over the years and in order to meet the demands of the industry, as well as those of the learners, hospitality training needs to continuously progress...

20 Sep 2018

Attracting individual domestic investors into tourism
Attracting individual domestic investors into tourismArticle

Already equipped with what it takes, Kenya's domestic tourism sector is thriving. The numbers between 2015 and 2016 are proof that the traditional European market is increasingly offset by arrivals from other African nations which increased by 30%...

Josephine Wawira & Elizabeth Kiburu 26 Jun 2018

Skills development programme empowers SA youth in hospitality
Skills development programme empowers SA youth in hospitalityArticle

Youth unemployment remains one of the most pressing challenges in South Africa. To give expression to its mandate of job creation and poverty alleviation, the Department of Tourism approved the training of 500 learners as food safety assurers nationwide...

21 Jun 2018

Apply now for free hospitality training programme with Airbnb Africa Academy
Apply now for free hospitality training programme with Airbnb Africa AcademyArticle

Airbnb Africa Academy is calling for applications for its free two-day skills training programme, but act fast - entries are open for a limited period only and there are only a handful of slots available...

13 Jun 2018

Cape youth hospitality training initiative gets an extension
Cape youth hospitality training initiative gets an extensionArticle

Fifty young people will receive on-the-job experience in the hospitality industry, following the extension of the skills training and employment programme between the City of Cape Town and Fedhasa Cape...

5 Jun 2018

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New Durban cruise terminal confirmedArticle

A newly signed agreement between Transnet and KwaZulu Cruise Terminal (KCT) is paving the way for a new cruise terminal facility in the Port of Durban...

18 Apr 2018

The Private Hotel School to launch Joburg campus
The Private Hotel School to launch Joburg campusArticle

After 11 years of conducting hospitality training and higher education in Stellenbosch, The Private Hotel School (TPHS) will be opening its second campus in Rosebank, Johannesburg this year...

16 Jan 2018

Why SA's class of 2017 should consider a career in hospitality
Why SA's class of 2017 should consider a career in hospitalityArticle

For matriculants at a crossroad on what to do as a career, there are many career opportunities in hospitality - from reception to guest relations, chef to restaurant manager...

9 Jan 2018

How does the hospitality industry cope with the influx of tourists over peak season?
How does the hospitality industry cope with the influx of tourists over peak season?Article

With even more tourists expected over the coming months, how does the hospitality industry cope?

29 Nov 2017

Lack of trained professionals hampering tourism development in Ghana
Lack of trained professionals hampering tourism development in GhanaArticle

It is imperative that the Ghanaian industry takes a much closer look at one aspect that draws us back. Lack of trained professionals or professionalism is hampering the growth and development of tourism and hospitality in Ghana...

Bennet Otoo 19 Jun 2017

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First of 50 hotels planned in Angola opensArticle

AccorHotels and the Angolan group AAA Activos LDA inaugurated the ibis Styles IU Talatona on 9 November 2016, the first of 50 hotels planned in Angola...

16 Nov 2016

Top chef awarded Mentorship Award
Top chef awarded Mentorship AwardArticle

Executive chef of the Cullinan Hotel Tsogo Sun in Cape Town, Henrico Grobbelaar, has recently been awarded the Mentorship Award by TPHS in Stellenbosch...

11 May 2016

Tourism and natural treasures to pull Ethiopia out of poverty and famine
Tourism and natural treasures to pull Ethiopia out of poverty and famineArticle

Despite a cultural, historical and linguistic identity quite distinct from the rest of Africa, Ethiopia never became a major tourist destination on the continent...

James Jeffrey 6 Jan 2016

Prana Lodge opens door for Eastern Cape community
Prana Lodge opens door for Eastern Cape communityArticle

Prana Lodge Private Beach Estate and Spa is placing a strong emphasis on community upliftment and the restoration of opportunities...

3 Jun 2015

InterContinental Hotels Group launches China Ready programme
InterContinental Hotels Group launches China Ready programmeArticle

The InterContinental Hotels Group has launched Zhou Dao, its global China Ready programme for hotels around the world...

15 May 2015

Anglo American's grant towards SACT is changing lives
Anglo American's grant towards SACT is changing livesArticle

A multi-year grant of R1.05 million towards the SA College for Tourism (SACT) from Anglo American's corporate social investment arm, the Chairman's Fund, is helping to uplift people in rural areas across Southern Africa by providing them with skills training and access to viable career opportunities in the tourism and hospitality sectors.

12 Dec 2012

Irene Country Lodge appoints new executive chef
Irene Country Lodge appoints new executive chefArticle

Ryan Houston has recently been appointed as executive chef at African Pride Irene Country Lodge in Centurion, Pretoria. His first assignment has been to review the entire food offering at the five star lodge. Apart from revamping the menus, Houston has set about ensuring that every dish coming out of the kitchen tastes and smells as good as it looks. This award-winning chef hopes guests will appreciate the culinary art addition to the buffets and a la carte menus.

12 Jul 2012

Spec-Savers sponsors Umzi Wethu students
Spec-Savers sponsors Umzi Wethu studentsArticle

Two students from the Umzi Wethu hospitality training academy in Port Elizabeth can now 'see clearly' thanks to the sponsorship of Spec-Savers. Lifa Tshali and Lerato Tau received their glasses from Spec-Savers Greenacres franchisee, Antonie Wolmarans on Monday, 29 August 2011.

31 Aug 2011

Directing the development of new chefsArticle

As part of plans to boost the country's skills base in various sectors, Deputy President Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka opened a chef's academy in Pretoria on Monday, 11 February 2008.

Bathandwa Mbola 12 Feb 2008

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