Employees of Sunway Resort Hotel and Spa not only graduated with flying colours recently, but also did the hotel proud by bagging the highest individual and group awards in the Malaysian Association of Hotel Training and Education Centre (MAHTEC) diploma in hotel management programme 2008/09.
The top scorers from the hotel were Jamaayah Rozali (front office), Ramiriz Osman (banquet), Vasudevan Krishnan (human resources) and Viviana Mohidam (food and beverage).
They were among 49 employees from 15 hotels in the Klang Valley who had pursued the course.
The diploma in hotel management programme aims to empower hotel employees with industry experience by giving them new knowledge and insight into the operations of other departments within the hotel.
The programme, which is interactive and practical in nature to enable sharing of ideas and best practices, focuses on enhancing competencies such as interpersonal skills, considered vital in the hospitality industry
Top student in the General and Business Studies category, Jamaayah, said that getting the diploma had boosted her confidence.
“We want our employees to grow professionally and individually.
“We also want to mould competent managers and sound leaders within the organisation who can make a difference,’’ said Denis Gruhier, the hotel’s group general manager.
Source : STAR
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