# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Opportunities in Hospitality and Tourism Introduction

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Introduction

Related careers:

cluster: Hospitality and Tourism

pathway: Lodging

occupations:

  • Bookkeeping, Accounting, or Auditing Clerk
  • Caterer
  • Chief Engineer
  • Concierge
  • Front Desk Clerk
  • Front Office Manager
  • Lodging Manager
  • Marketing Manager

cluster: Hospitality and Tourism

pathway: Recreation, Amusements and Attractions

occupations:

  • Advertising and Promotions Manager
  • Caterer
  • Meeting and Convention Planner
  • Recreation Supervisor
  • Recreation Worker
  • Retail Manager
  • Sports Promoter

cluster: Hospitality and Tourism

pathway: Restaurants and Food and Beverage Services

occupations:

  • Destination Manager
  • Executive Chef
  • Facilities Manager
  • Food Service Manager
  • Host, Hostess
  • Meeting and Convention Planner

cluster: Hospitality and Tourism

pathway: Travel and Tourism

occupations:

  • Human Resources Manager
  • Meeting and Convention Planner
  • Tour, Travel Guide
  • Travel Agent

The framework is divided into two sections: course content and related information. The course content consists of the tasks/competencies validated by industry experts as either essential or desirable (optional) for an entry-level worker to know or be able to do. Each task/competency is accompanied by a definition, a number of process/skill questions (not present in some frameworks), and various related elements that reinforce or are reinforced by its particular instructional objective. Following the course content section, the related information section includes unduplicated lists of various elements correlated with each task, supplementary information showing ways in which these elements relate to the course, and various general requirements for CTE students in Virginia.

Frameworks may include the following elements. Elements identified by an asterisk (*) are not found in all frameworks:

The following documents and Web sites are designed to enhance CTE course instruction in Virginia: