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Cook Apprenticeship

Grow your career, education, and your resume with the Cook Apprenticeship Program.


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Hotel Boot Camp

This training is the perfect start for anyone looking to get an entry level position in the hotel industry.


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ServSafe Certifications

Our ServSafe Food Safety Managers training meets the RI Department of Health requirements for food safety licensing.

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UnitedHealthcare

Exclusive RIHA member pricing on medical and more

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Beverage Journal

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ServSafe Alcohol

Online Alcholo Server Training for RI

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Labor Law Posters

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Key Statistics

over
800

RIHA Members

over
100

Events Annually

over
50000

People Trained

over
300

Legislative Pieces / Yr

February 27, 2020, Omni Providence Hotel

2020 RI ProStart High School Culinary & Foodservice Management and Hotel Management Competition

This annual Culinary Arts and Management Competition brings together the top ProStart® high school students from throughout the state and provides them the opportunity to show off their foodservice technical and management skills in a statewide competition. There is also a Hotel Management Competition to bring together the top Hospitality and Tourism Management high school students from Rhode Island to show off their management skills and creativity.

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The Dean
T's Restaurant
Current Issues & Trends

Dale's Corner

Sep 2020

Cooperation is key

Aug 2020

Our Values are our Guiding Principles

Career Center

Job Openings

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  • Dishwasher Cranston Chapel Grille

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