American Hotel & Lodging Educational Institute

The American Hotel & Lodging Educational Institute is committed to developing hospitality professionals at every stage of their careers through education, training, and certification. AHLEI became part of the National Restaurant Association in 2017, connecting and leveraging the resources of two organizations that are deeply committed to a vision of career success and upward mobility for current and future hospitality, restaurant and foodservice employees.

Resources include training and certification for restaurant servers, kitchen cooks, food and beverage managers, supervisors, and trainers, as well as online independent learning in F&B management and hospitality management, featuring textbooks used in leading hospitality management programs worldwide.