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UAE's Booming Travel & Tourism Sector: Increased Job Opportunities in 2024

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In 2024, the travel and tourism sector in the UAE is set to experience significant growth, with projections indicating the creation of 23,600 additional jobs. This increase will bring the total number of jobs in the sector to approximately 833,000 for the year. Despite the ongoing Israel-Gaza conflict, the outlook for the industry remains robust according to the World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC).

Compared to the previous year, this projected growth represents a 2.9% increase and a notable 14.7% rise from pre-pandemic levels in 2019. The sector has shown resilience in the face of challenges posed by the global pandemic that severely impacted tourism worldwide.

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Leveraging Opportunities in the UAE's Travel and Tourism Sector

You can consider enhancing their skills and knowledge through courses to capitalize on the expanding opportunities in the UAE's travel and tourism sector. COTHM Dubai offers a range of programs tailored to prepare students for successful careers in hospitality and tourism.

KHDA - Dubai Accredited Courses Offered by COTHM Dubai

  1. Certificate In Hospitality Management: This course offers a holistic management perspective on the organization and structure of various sectors within the hospitality industry, covering topics such as franchising, business ethics, human resources, and marketing. By gaining insights into hospitality industry operations and honing necessary communication skills, you can enhance your effectiveness as an employee or manager, and increase your competitiveness in job interviews within the industry.
  2. Certificate In Travel & Tourism: This course offers a comprehensive overview of Hospitality & Tourism Management, covering core skills for effectively managing operations in the industry. You will develop an understanding of the global structure of the sector and key components like sales and marketing, lodging, and food & beverage operations, providing a solid foundation for career development in this dynamic field.
  3. Advance Certificate In Culinary Arts & Kitchen Management: Designed for those seeking to enhance their culinary skills and knowledge. This course covers various aspects of the culinary arts industry, including cooking techniques, food safety, menu planning, and more, preparing you for diverse career opportunities in settings such as restaurants, hotels, and catering companies. The course can be taken with practical | without practical experience, catering to individuals with different backgrounds and preferences.

By enrolling in these courses at COTHM Dubai, you can position yourself to take advantage of the growing job opportunities in the UAE's thriving travel and tourism sector.

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