To earn the CHDT, you must complete the Trainer Development Program, pass the CHDT exam, and be a hospitality employee with job responsibilities that include training individuals for functional skills within your department.
How to Apply
To apply, you need to submit an application after attending a facilitated workshop or upon completing the web-based version of the Trainer Development Program.
Attend a facilitated group training session for the Training Development Program or individually complete the online version of the program.
The CHDT exam has 50 multiple-choice questions that you must complete within two hours. You must achieve a minimum score of 70 percent to earn the CHDT designation. If you do not score at least 70 percent, you can retake the exam up to two additional times at a cost of $25 per retake.
For additional information, please contact the Professional Certification Department:
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org | Phone 407-999-8100 or 888-575-8726 | Fax: 407-236-7848 or 407-999-8610