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Entertainment Park/Tourism Careers

Entertainment Park/Tourism Careers trains students to perform a variety of attending duties at amusement or recreation facilities.

Entertainment Park/Tourism Careers trains students to perform a variety of attending duties at amusement or recreation facilities. Students learn how to schedule use of recreation facilities, maintain and provide equipment to participants of sporting events or recreational pursuits, or operate amusement concessions and rides. Students practice communication/courtesy skills, cashiering, basic restaurant service skills, safety, and guest services.  All students receive specific training in area(s) of specialization.

 

Details

  • Industry Sector: Hospitality, Tourism, and Recreation
  • Grade Level: 10-12
  • Prerequisite: Introduction to Culinary Arts recommended
  • Class Hours: 180
  • Work-Based Learning Hours (WBL): ≤ 270
  • Level: Capstone
  • Articulation Agreement Details: Westcliff University (2015-2019)
  • Meets UC/CSU A-G Requirement: G - General Elective (1 year required)
  • Certifications: ROP Career Pathway Completion Certificate; California Food Handlers Card (valid one year)
  • Class Location(s): Knott's Berry Farm Training Center, NOCROP Regional Courses
  • Notes:

    Refer to O*NET Online (www.onetonline.org) for a summary report of the detailed job description for this career.

    This course integrates the California Career Technical Education Model Curriculum Standards, which are aligned to the Common Core State Standards. Instruction reinforces core skills in reading, writing, speaking, listening, and mathematics. Course instruction emphasizes career ready behaviors in communication, ethics, interpersonal/team skills, critical thinking and problem solving, safety, technology, and employability skills.

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