Second Graduation Ceremony of HTMi Diploma
Bahrain Institute of Hospitality and Retail – a division of the Dadabai Group, hosted its Second Graduation Ceremony on 11thOctober 2018 for its students for the qualification Swiss Diploma in International Hotel & Tourism Managementto recognize and appreciate their commitment to excellence at the Wyndham Grand Hotel, Bahrain.
The 30 graduates successfully completed 24 months of rigorous training in the hospitality sector conducted by BIHR through training in classrooms, simulated labs at BIHR campus and Internship. The event was attended by over 100 guests, distinguished guests, management and representatives from Ministry of Labour as well as top hospitality clients. All the graduates are employed at 5-star Hotels in the Kingdom of Bahrain with 1 student pursuing his Bachelor in Hospitality in Switzerland.
This has been the result of a partnership between the Former Specific Council for Training in Hospitality under Ministry of Labor & Social Development, Hotel & Tourism Management Institute (HTMi) Switzerland and Bahrain Institute of Hospitality and Retail.
The Diploma was awarded by the top Hospitality School in Switzerland- Hotel & Tourism Management Institute (HTMi). The Swiss HTMi program offered at the Bahrain campus has a wonderful blend of the prestigious Swiss certification as well as BIHR’s ethos in imparting skills and qualities essential in the international hospitality industry.
Mr. Ali Suleibeekh, Director of BIHR, speaking at the occasion said, “We are very fortunate to have had the endless support of Ministry of Labour & Social Development and Tamkeen in training our students. This is a joyous moment for all our graduates, their families, Ministry of Labour, Tamkeen, our industry partners and the entire BIHR team.”
The program helps young Bahrain Nationals in their decision to climb up the ladder in the hospitality sector.
Mr. Ian Larmour, Managing Director of HTMi Switzerlandshared the vision HTMi has in grooming young students into taking professional career paths sharing inspirational examples which has boosted the morale of the students.