• Provide globally recognized certifications—the CHP® and the CTP®—the designation to recognize skills of professionals in the practice
  • Provide career development opportunities for members through continuing education, research and industry information
  • Support performance of members and organizations with highest industry practice
  • Promote career journey of members to succeed in their endeavor through industry recognition of ITHP certification


To be the leading institute for certifying and developing the best hospitality and tourism professionals in the business.

The Strategic Goals of ITHP:

  • Create awareness of the value and contribution of the role of the tourism and hospitality professional
  • Establish the CHP® and CTP® Body of Knowledge
  • Develop a roadmap for continuing professional growth and development
  • Recognize qualified tourism and hospitality professionals through a globally acknowledged certification process

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