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Educational Institute Offers New Spanish Training Program

April 2008, Orlando, Florida — The American Hotel & Lodging Educational Institute (EI) has packaged several of its hospitality training resources into a comprehensive program for training Spanish-speaking employees in housekeeping, maintenance, and food service.

The Spanish Training Program includes six Spanish-language DVDs with companion trainer’s guides in English, and four World Trainer language-free DVDs with companion trainer’s guides in English.  Titles include:

  •  Spirit of Hospitality—Featuring Delivering Quality Guest Service
  •  Best Face Forward
  •  Spotlight on Security for Lodging
  •  Quality Guestroom Maintenance
  •  Food Safety & Sanitation
  •  Bussing & Dishwashing
  •  World Trainer: Guestroom and Bathroom Cleaning
  •  World Trainer: Laundry
  •  World Trainer: Houseperson
  •  World Trainer: Floor Care
The package also includes a Spanish Skills Guide for the guestroom attendant position, and a set of four language translation pocket guides:
  •  Survival English for Spanish-Speaking Hotel Employees
  •  Survival English for Spanish-Speaking Restaurant Employees
  •  Spanish for Hotel Management
  •  Spanish for Restaurant Management
The program is available in versions for full-service, limited-service, and extended-stay properties.  The cost for each version is the same: $755.00 for AH&LA members and $995.00 for non-members.  To order, visit or call 800-752-4567 or 517-372-8800. Outside the U.S. and Canada, call 407-999-8100.

Established in 1953 as a nonprofit educational foundation of the American Hotel & Lodging Association, the Educational Institute’s mission is to support AH&LA by becoming the preferred provider to the lodging industry, hospitality schools, and related hospitality industries both domestically and internationally by developing and providing quality resources to train, educate, and certify hospitality professionals.




Elizabeth Johnson
Marketing Manager


Also See: Educational Institute Offers Certified Hotel Administrator in Spanish / March 2008
EI’s Revised Supervisory Skill Builders Programs Offer Targeted Training for Lodging, Food Service, Gaming, and Clubs / March 2008
Educational Institute Introduces Certification for Lodging Owners / March 2008
New Edition of Supervisory Skill Builders Prepares New Leaders for Role / November 2007
Educational Institute, Workplace Languages Offer English-Spanish Phrase Guides for Hotel, Restaurant Industry / October 2007
Educational Institute Introduces Four New Professional Certification Designations / July 2007
New Edition of Hospitality Today Textbook Now Available / July 2007
Educational Institute to Offer Sunrise Basic Training DVDs / May 2007
Educational Institute Training Content Now Available on iPod® / May 2007
New Edition of Hotel Investments Book Debuts at ALIS Conference / January 2006

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