Introduction to Professional Housekeeping Skills
There are two ways to learn housekeeping skills 1. experience while working in hotels and 2. learning professional courses from a hotel management school.
Unfortunately, not every housekeeper in the hotel industry is a graduate or has passed hotel management schools so their skills are based purely on the experiences they have gained during their working and from informal training their hotels are providing.
largely hotel housekeeping executives may not have enough chances to grow as a supervisor or as a manager purely due to lack of knowledge in advanced techniques and composition of materials, cleaning methods, technology changes.
In this online short hotel management course, we are going to teach you the basics skills that you need to have to become a professional housekeeping supervisor or manager.
This is the introductory course to explain what are the skills that are required to become a housekeeping supervisor and we will have separate modules for each type of skills so that you can really learn from the basics and combine them with your experiences in the hotel management while working and use the learnings from this course to become a professional housekeeper.
This course is taught by miss Rekha Maitra, who is a professional teacher for housekeeping for the last 20 years in various hospitality educational institutes in India and she will be bringing you with a lot of technical knowledge and experience which you will be able to use in order to gain your degree in your career and be able to work as a supervisor with confidence.
What you’ll learn in this course on Housekeeping Skills
- 7 Important skills required for a professional hotel housekeeper
- 8 attributes for a professional housekeeper for hotel management
- hotel management responsibilities for housekeeping
Are there any course requirements or prerequisites?
- basic understanding of hotel operations
Who this course is for:
- housekeepers in serviced apartment, hotels, resorts
- cleaners in serviced apartment, hotels, resorts
- students desirous of becoming professional Houskeeping supervisors
This is an introduction video to the course.
In this video, we will learn what are the skills required for performing professional housekeeping functions in hospitality industry.
In this lesson, we will teach the importance of various skillsets for a housekeeper. All skills are not equally important, some need more emphasis in hospitality apart from the ability to clean a hotel room.
In these two videos, we will discuss the key responsibilities of housekeeping supervisors and managers along with housekeeping staff in the hospitality industry.
We will be covering all the skills required in separate modules to make you successful in hotel housekeeping functions.
With the help of this sample layout, we intend to explain roles and connections between various subsection of housekeeping in the hospitality industry.
In this video we are detailing what other skills are required in hospitality which we will be covering in other modules.