Programs and Services

Consulting Services

emerit Skills Training

The CTHRC is pleased to offer consulting services that facilitate the development and delivery of training, certification administration, human resource and planning strategies, research, and instructional design for all sectors of the marketplace.
For employers and professionals in the Canadian tourism sector, emerit is the most recognized training and certification brand.
emerit has been developed by the Canadian Tourism Human Resource Council (CTHRC) in collaboration with tourism industry professionals. It has become synonymous with excellence, credibility, and professionalism in the Canadian tourism sector.

CATT

Ready to Work Program

The Canadian Academy of Travel & Tourism (CATT) program introduces and promotes careers in tourism to high school students across Canada. The CATT program is integrated into the current high school curriculum, and allows students to specialize in tourism through a successful work and study approach.
Ready to Work is a tourism internship program that provides job readiness and career planning to unemployed and underemployed people in Canada. Participants gain classroom instruction and on-the-job training to develop the knowledge, skills, attitudes and job experience needed to succeed in careers in tourism and hospitality.

Foreign Worker Integration

Find resources to help attract and retain internationally trained workers.