Seda Hotels Choose AHLEI for Security Training
April 8, 2015 10:20am
Orlando, Florida, April 2015—Seda Hotels in the Philippines is using resources from the American Hotel & Lodging Educational Institute (AHLEI) to provide its security personnel with hospitality-focused security training and professional certification. AHLEI's partner, Asia World Hospitality, recently conducted a Certified Lodging Security Officer (CLSO) workshop and exam session for 14 of Seda Hotels' security staff members.
"The AHLEI courses will definitely strengthen Seda's reputation as a safe and secure establishment and reinforce its emphasis on providing the best protection for its clients," said Andrea Mastellone, Seda group general manager.
The Seda employees will be the first group of CLSO designees in the Philippines, continuing the hotel group's commitment to professional development for its staff. Seda was the first Filipino hotel brand to train with AHLEI's Guest Service Gold® and certify its employees as Certified Guest Service Professionals (CGSP®) to earn the designation of Certified Guest Service Property.
"Seda is the first hotel chain in the Philippines to recognize the need for more professionals in the lodging security sector. This is a significant milestone," said Augustus Caesar "Ace" Esmeralda, CPP, ICPS, CLSO, managing director of Ace and Associates Risk Management, who conducted the training on behalf of Asia World Hospitality.
He noted that the group was very enthusiastic about the training, which exposed them to international standards and modern lodging security concepts. "They appreciated the new knowledge and were very passionate to learn," said Esmeralda.
Seda Hotels is also certifying its upper-level security personnel with AHLEI's Certified Lodging Security Director (CLSD®) designation.
american hotel and lodging educational institute,
Contact: Elizabeth Johnson, Senior Public Relations & Marketing Manager
AHLEI Announces Partnership with Work4Stars; Will Offer Training Focused on Morocco’s Vision 2020 Goals
Hoteliers, Hospitality Educators Pursue Professional Certification in Philippines
AHLEI Publishes New Edition of Hotel and Restaurant Accounting Textbook, Workbook
AHLEI Expands Reach into Canada with New Consultant, Partnerships
Controlling Alcohol Risks Effectively® (CARE) Training Approved in Rhode Island
American Hotel & Lodging Educational Institute Honors Navy Lodges for Commitment to Professional Development and Certification
AHLEI Debuts Tourism Version of Guest Service Gold® Training for Oregon
University of Santo Tomas Honored as First Academic Certified Guest Service Property
Onslow Beach, Inns of the Corps Lejeune-New River Are Marine Corps Community Services’ First Certified Guest Service Properties
New Edition of AHLEI’s Front Office Textbook Shows Impact of Technology on Operations
AHLEI Adds Breakfast Attendant Training and Certification to START Program
AHLEI and OAS Sign Memorandum of Understanding to Boost Training Opportunities for Small, Medium-Sized Enterprises in the Americas
AHLEI and EUHOFA Sign Memorandum of Understanding
AHLEI Publishes New Edition of Revenue Management Textbook
Greece’s StudySmart is AHLEI’s Newest International Associate
AHLEI to Offer Certifications in Partnership with Lobster Ink
AHLEI’s Revised Certified Hotel Administrator (CHA®) Offers Modular, Online Content
National Restaurant Association, American Hotel & Lodging Educational Institute Combine Forces to Focus on the Future of Hospitality
Hotel Industry Responds to Human Trafficking Crisis with New Online Training Program
AHLEI Partners with Slatin Media Group to Offer Disability-Focused Service Training
Please login or register to post a comment.