India, January 25th 2024 – Les Roches is thrilled to announce the expansion of its educational horizon by launching an online academy specifically tailored for the Indian market.
Through this platform, Les Roches will offer its acclaimed knowledge in hospitality management experience to a broader audience in India. This platform signs a significant step in providing students in India with unparalleled access to world-class education in hospitality management.
These dynamic programs, comprising four distinct pathways, offer participants a unique opportunity to acquire specialized skills and knowledge in the fields of hospitality, innovation and more generally in business management. The new Digital Certificate Programs will empower aspiring professionals and industry enthusiasts to excel in their careers, all while enjoying the flexibility of online learning.
The four captivating pathways available under the Les Roches Digital Certificate Programs are:
Certified Hospitality Finance Analyst: This pathway is tailored for individuals seeking expertise in hospitality financial management, providing a comprehensive understanding of financial strategies, budgeting, and revenue management.
Sustainability Specialist: In a world increasingly focused on environmental responsibility, this pathway equips participants with the skills and knowledge to implement sustainable practices within the hospitality industry, contributing to a greener future.
Certified Digital Marketer: With the rapid evolution of technology, digital marketing has become integral to business success. This pathway trains participants to master the art of digital marketing, from social media strategies to data analytics.
Certified Maître D: Ideal for those passionate about service excellence, this pathway hones participants’ skills in guest relations, fine dining management, and front-of-house operations, preparing them for top-tier hospitality roles.
Each of these pathways is composed of five carefully curated modules (Short Learning Program – SLP), which can be pursued independently or combined to earn the full Digital Certificate. This modular approach allows participants to tailor their learning journey according to their interests and professional goals, ensuring a flexible and personalized experience. Learners choosing either one Short Learning Program (SLP or module) or full Pathway for certification will receive a Les Roches Digital Completion Certificate at the end.
Mr. Carlos Diez de la Lastra, CEO of Les Roches, expressed his enthusiasm for the launch, stating, “We are excited to extend our legacy of excellence in hospitality education to aspiring professionals in India through our innovative online Digital Certificate Programs. With our diverse pathways and modular structure, participants can take charge of their learning and embark on a journey towards a successful and rewarding career in the ever-evolving hospitality industry.”
The online format of the Digital Certificate Programs enables participants to access high-quality education from anywhere, eliminating geographical barriers and making it convenient for working professionals and students alike. Each module is designed to be engaging and interactive, incorporating multimedia elements, real-world case studies, and collaborative assignments to facilitate effective learning.
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This new feature follows the School academic alliance with the Indian School of Hospitality (ISH), enhancing the reach and impact of both institutions in the country.