SUMMER ACADEMY 2020
INDIA and SWITZERLAND
Join us this summer at the SHL Summer Academy on TWO CONTINENTS to explore the pulse of hospitality. During the educational, interactive and fun two-weeks programme, you will gain a short, but extensive glimpse into the hospitality industry, learn more about hospitality careers, discover top locations in India as well as world-renowned Lucerne and meet lots of great people - all at once
Are you fascinated by hotels and restaurants? And can you imagine pulling the strings behind their scenes yourself? Then this is for you.
14 DAY SUMMERPROGRAMME
GET AN INSIGHT INTO AMESMERISING WORLD
ARE YOU FASCINATED BY HOTELS
SHL’s Summer Academy on TWO CONTINENTS will give you an ultimate and enriching experience of both the Indian and Swiss hospitality trends and culture – and the rare opportunity to compare two styles of hospitality
You’ll see: It’s a mesmerising world. And you can play a part in it.
REASONS TO GET EXCITEDExpect two weeks that are both thrilling and instructive. Through the varied workshops and activities offered during the two-week programme, you will get the chance to improve your hospitality knowledge, learn about two distinguished styles of service and the values they add to the world of hospitality. Furthermore, you will develop your personal skills - and have some fun, of course.
THRILLING ANDINSTRUCTIVEEVERLASTING MEMORIES &FRIENDSHIPS
SOME OF THE SHL SUMMER ACADEMY HIGHLIGHTS:
Hospitality Trend LabFind out about the latest trends and innovations.
Meet a ProListen to an enthusiastic hotelier and hear what it means to live the hospitality lifestyle.Think Like a ChefCustomise your own beach side barbecue menu, learn organic farming and explore the intricate details of confectionary.Food Trends on a PlateTaste some innovative ways of cooking.Event Management
Experience a beach resort concert venue and hear about the life of an event organiser. Acquire knowledge about current trends in destination weddings, concerts and festivals.Entrepreneurship
Speak to a reputed hotelier and a celebrity Chef and organise a
pop-up restaurant concept at a five-star hotelHotel Design and Architecture
Live and learn in luxury hotels
AND THAT's FAR FROM ALL.
THERE WILL BE MANY MORE INTERESTING HOSPITALITY TOPICS
TO TALK ABOUT, FURTHER VALUABLE SKILLS TO ACQUIRE
AND LOTS OF INDIA AND SWITZERLAND TO EXPERIENCE.
LUCERNE: AMONG THEINIDIA: THE HILLS –THE BEACH– THE CITYWORLD's PRETTIEST CITIESUNFORGETTABLEEXPERIENCES
EXCITING LOCATIONSThe first week of SHL Summer Academy on TWO CONTINENTS will take place in and around India. It starts in a world-famous hill station, leads to a beach destination and ends in a luxurious city hotel.End your week in a 100-year-old ultra-luxury hotel in Chennai City. Chennai, with its deep traditions und cultures, is also known for its warmth in hospitality. Experience this intriguing city before your flight to SwitzerlandThe second week will be in and around Lucerne. Due to its picturesque cityscape, its location by Lake Lucerne and its proximity to the mountains, Lucerne ranks amongst the world’s prettiest cities.But, it’s not just the visual that pleases visitors from near and far. Lucerne is clean, safe and compared to metropolises rather tiny. Therefore, everything is close-by and easily reached on foot.And in summer, when locals and tourists make the most of the outdoors, the city and its surroundings are vibrant and full of life. An atmosphere that is totally worth experiencing.
THE MIXTURE OFTAKE AWAYSTHEORETICAL INPUTAND REAL LIFE EXPERIENCE
WHAT YOU’LL TAKE AWAY WITH YOUThe good mixture of theoretical input and real life experience will ensure that you’ll leave us with a broad knowledge of the hospitality world, newly acquired skills, a group of international friends and long-lasting memories.
- Apply basic hospitality operational skills by producing real products
- Become a team player
- Develop critical thinking and problem-solving skillsKNOWLEDGE
- Identify key departments and the role they play in the operations
of a hotel
- Recognise and appreciate trends in the hospitality industryMINDSET
- Experience the true meaning of hospitality and what it takes
to work in the hotel industry
Being a SHL'er means being a part of heritage dating back to 1909.
And writing the next chapter for the future.