Question: tourism and hospitality is a diverse sector comprised of workers...
tourism and hospitality is a diverse sector comprised of workers from varied cultures, backgrounds, ages, and languages. This is one of the reasons our industry is so unique. But with this diversity, comes its challenges. In the case of a large hotel, where a housekeeping department is comprised of workers from all over the world, training can sometimes be a challenge to due language barriers. And although many corporate properties have developed strong training programs, it’s not always fully understood by each person in the room.
Knowing this, what types of tools, methods, and practices can an employer use to ensure proper training has been provided?
As a group, discuss the following topics:
5. Make a list of different training techniques you can use when trying to overcome a language barrier?(400 words)
6. At the end of the training, what methods can you use to determine whether or not the worker understood?(300 words)
7.How effective are visual aids when it comes to training and why?(400 words)