• Select your course/s

    Select the right course/s for your needs. Each course description includes details of the course and who should take the course.

  • Enrol in the course

    Follow the prompts to enrol in the course or courses you have selected by adding each course to your Cart. Each course will take between 2-4 hours to complete.

  • Do the course

    Courses include reading material, interactive activities, videos, link to further learning and some includes tools for you to keep. You have 12 months to complete the course.

  • Get your Digital Certificate

    Earn a digital certificate for every course you complete that you can download and share with your professional network.

  • Continue learning

    Build confidence, progress further in your career, or build expertise in areas you're passionate about.

How do HSMAI Online Courses work?


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  • Keep up-to-date by learning the latest best practices
  • Expand your expertise by learning new skills
  • Learn from the experienced hoteliers who create the HSMAI courses
  • Complete each course and pass the quizzes
  • Get that promotion or new role by adding your certificates to your CV
  • Get advice from HSMAI members on your career path


The Certificate course is a 100% online program so as you just go through the course you’ll find quizzes, videos, articles, exercises in the courses and links to find more information on specific areas of interest.

We expect the program to take you around 3 hours per course depending on how much experience you have from working in hotels.

Here are two links to sample courses, these are not HSMAI courses, they are just samples to show you how the Online Learning system works!

Details on the topics are here:

Once you have paid, you will receive an email from with your login to access the Learning Management System. This email often goes to your Spam or Junk mailbox so watch out for it if you don’t see it in your Inbox. Please contact us if you need any more information,

  • Start anytime

  • Study anywhere

  • 12 Months access
  • Affordable from US$55

  • Discounted for HSMAI Members

  • Globally recognised

  • Created by hoteliers for hoteliers

  • Established, trusted industry association

  • Working with hoteliers for over 90 years

Contact Us

Send us an email for any queries you have about HSMAI Academy and we'll get back to you as soon as possible.