Changing Lives with Good Jobs in the Hospitality Industry

 

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At the Hospitality Training Academy (HTA), we train low-income and underserved populations to obtain employment in the hospitality and food service industry and to move up the career ladder to the middle class.

 

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Our Programs

We offer a variety of training programs that offer workers the tools to succeed by providing skills and customer service training, Vocational ESL classes, skills upgrades, vocational classes and “bridge training” to move participants into entry-level jobs, and then a career.



Hospitality / LAX Worker

Learn the basics of customer service and safe food handling for entry-level positions at the Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) including: server, host, cashier, fast food attendant, utility worker and busser. This is a great starting point for those interested in hospitality careers!

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Barista

This course teaches the foundation and history of coffee making and barista techniques on our state-of-the-art barista machines. Participants will be ready for jobs at the Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and hotel properties across Los Angeles.

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Culinary Apprenticeship

Become a certified Line Cook through our 7-week apprenticeship program, which offers quality classroom instruction from industry professionals, along with practical, hands on experience for culinary positions in a variety of kitchens at hotels, restaurants, and airport concessions.

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Room Attendant Apprenticeship

Become a certified Room Attendant through our 7-week apprenticeship program that prepares participants for housekeeping positions in upscale hotels throughout Los Angeles and Orange County.

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Vocational ESL

Learn American workplace culture, conversational ESL and technical skills for entry-level position at the Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) as well as hotels. Students will receive assistance with resume writing and interview skills to help build their confidence to get a job.

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Take a look at how the Los Angeles Economic & Workforce Development Department has teamed with the Los Angeles Hospitality Training Academy to highlight jobs in this growing field.

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Upcoming Orientations

Gain new skills in hospitality. Learn from experienced instructors. Build your career!


Skills:

Customer Service
Server/Busser
ServSafe Food Handler Certificate
TiPs Safe Alcohol Service
Knife Cuts
Kitchen Math
Dishwasher
Barista

Dates:

Thursday, January 8th at 1:30pm
Thursday, January 24th at 1:30pm
Tuesday, February 5th at 1:30pm
Thursday, February 21st at 1:30pm
Tuesday, March 5th at 1:30pm
Thursday, March 21st at 1:30pm

Location:

Hospitality Training Academy
130 S Alvarado Street, 2nd Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90057

HTA has free parking lots on-site. Please do not park on the street.


 

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