As a member, you'll have access to top-notch OH&LA educational programming suited for all areas of your lodging operation. Additionally, your associates can take part in specialized certifications through the OH&LA and the American Hotel & Lodging Association Educational Institute (AHLAEI), ServSafe® Food Safety, and the OH&LA's Alcohol Compliance Education (ACE) courses, as well as access to our Professional Development Member Lending Library.
OH&LA Continuing Education
OH&LA strives to provide ongoing education and training for you and your employees.
AH&LA Educational Institute
AHLAEI supports professional hospitality certification in all facets of the industry.
Our one-day class keeps employees in check with health department regulations.
Alcohol Compliance Education
This training program promotes the responsible marketing, serving and consumption of alcohol.
Member Lending Library
Our Member Lending Library is full of educational resources to give hospitality managers and employees the tools they need to succeed.
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Join OKWIL from 9:00am-12:00pm for a seminar on Oklahoma Hospitality Employment Law Trends presented by Andria Ryan of Fisher Phillips. Topics will include avoiding harassment in the workplace, maintaining a union free workplace, avoiding discrimination claims, proper interviewing, and effective discipline and discharge techniques. The seminar will be held in both Oklahoma City and Tulsa; simply choose the date and location that works best for you!
Lodging professionals and industry suppliers are invited to join the OH&LA Board of Directors for a Quarterly Membership Event to discuss industry issues and formulate association activities via Committee Meetings. These discussions will be followed by the 2019 STR Forecasting Luncheon and conclude with the quarterly OH&LA Board of Directors meeting.
We will host an informational session on the "New Alcohol Laws Coming your Way," presented by attorney Adam Marshall with Barrow & Grimm. Each 2-hour session will cover the details of the new law, which goes into effect October 1, and include plenty of time for Q&A. The session will be held in five (5) locations across the state; simply choose the date and location that works for you!
This annual Fall event is the largest trade show in the state of Oklahoma and the most important event for foodservice, hospitality, and tourism industry professionals, featuring hundreds of exhibits, an opening night party, the ever-popular ORA Culinary Cook-off, the exciting ORA Cocktail Shakedown and over 6,000 industry attendees.