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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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. These discussions will be followed by an educational luncheon.
AHLA's 2018 Policy Guide highlights the advocacy issues of most importance to the hotel industry, along with AHLA's positions on those issues. Advocating on behalf of a dynamic industry that supports 8 million jobs across the country and $1.1 trillion in U.S. sales, AHLA seeks to advance policies that foster growth, job creation, travel and tourism promotion, and economic opportunities.
Join OKWIL from 9:00am-12:00pm in August for a seminar on National Hospitality Employment Law Trends that Impact Your State, presented by Andria Ryan of Fisher Phillips. The seminar will be held in both Oklahoma City and Tulsa; simply choose the date and location that works best for you!Cost is $50/person. Registration is transferable but non-refundable and processed by the Oklahoma Restaurant Association.
OH&LA presented the Annual Stars of the Industry Awards, designed to honor Oklahoma's outstanding hospitality professionals for their service and commitment to the guest service and hospitality industry, on January 16, 2018. This year, submissions resulted in nearly 40 nominees from properties of all sizes among the 10 categories.