Your school, hospitality or tourism organization, association or consultative agency can be the source for AHLEI academic courses, curricula and professional development resources in your country. Do this by entering into a formal license arrangement with us. ​

There are two kinds of licenses available:​

  • The Global Academic Partner (GAP) license helps schools develop well-educated hospitality students. ​
  • International Associates (IA) provide training resources and professional certification preparation and exams to hospitality professionals.​

Global Academic Partner

Outside the United States and Canada, academic courses and curricula are available only to institutions that have entered into a formal license arrangement with AHLEI.​

The Global Academic Partner (GAP) license is designed to help schools develop well-educated students in their pursuit of either an academic degree and/or academic certificate program in hospitality.​

Privileges and Benefits:

  • Offer AHLEI courses, areas of specialization, and diplomas​
  • Right to use AHLEI name and trademark​
  • Availability of a full range of proven educational materials​
  • Full range of supplemental materials ​
  • Students receive globally-recognized credentials ​

Contact Sales Request complete details including fees and obligations

International Associates (IA) License​

Outside the United States and Canada, AHLEI partners with organizations that are keen to promote and deliver its industry recognized professional certifications to the local hotel/tourism industry via face-to-face professional development workshops, corporate trainings seminars or government workforce development projects. The International Associate (IA) License allows consulting companies, training organizations and workforce development agencies to deliver AHLEI 20+ professional certifications. ​

Privileges and Benefits: ​

  • Offer AHLEI professional development training courses​
  • Deliver professional certifications designations ranging from entry-level to executive
  • Right to use AHLEI name and trademark
  • Position your organization as the official training/certification partner of AHLEI in your country
  • Availability of a full range of proven training and certification materials
  • Full range of supplemental materials
  • Industry professionals receive globally-recognized credentials  ​

Contact Sales Become an International Associate