# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Hospitality, Tourism, and Recreation I Course Description

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Hospitality, Tourism, and Recreation I (8202/36 weeks, 280 hours) Course Description

Course Description

Course Code:8202
Duration:36 weeks, 280 hours
Suggested Grade Levels:10–11

Students begin preparation for employment in hospitality industries by focusing on principles of operations in food services, recreation, hospitality planning, and business relations. Special attention is paid to the development of culinary skills (food sanitation, food preparation, and serving) and customer service skills.
Recommended prerequisite(s): Introduction to Hospitality, Tourism, and Recreation 8259/8258

Career Clusters and Pathways

For federal reporting (choose one)

  • Hospitality and Tourism
    • Lodging
    • Restaurants and Food and Beverage Services
    • Travel and Tourism

Available Credentials

Upon completion of the course


Concentration Sequences

A combination of the course above and those below, equivalent to two 36-week courses. Students wishing to complete a specialization may take additional courses appropriate to their career pathways.

Check the course description for any course listed below, because some may have a prerequisite.