Hospitality Training

Need a job? Need an even better job?

culinary students in kitchen

Free professional development training can jumpstart or advance your career. Learn skills that will help you get a job, do a better job, get promoted and earn more money. Classes include...

  • Core skills for all food & beverage employees
  • TIPS and ServSafe certifications
  • Food & wine pairing, upselling
  • Food prep skills
  • Customer service for the hospitality industry
  • Management & supervision

For details, download the brochure or the class schedule.

The classes will be held in Holyoke, Northampton, Springfield & Ware. They are being offered by Training and Workforce Options, a joint venture  of Holyoke Community College and Springfield Technical Community College. The classes are being paid for, in part, by a rapid response grant from the Massachusetts  Board of Higher Education; and course selections were developed with assistance from members of The Greater Springfield Convention and Visitor Bureau.

Preferred Qualifications:
Recent or current employment  in the field, employer recommendation.
For new workers: high school diploma or equivalent, and a clean CORI and/or a work history.  

Hurry, classes start in April and space is limited.

For more information and to sign up, contact:  

Milissa Daniels

Sheila Kelly

Bob Griffin


Holyoke Community College
303 Homestead Ave. Holyoke, MA 01040