Virtual Education

HFTP virtual education sessions are free to HFTP members, offering hospitality-focused education on current topics of interest, led by expert presenters. These sessions cover topics related to hospitality finance and technology, human resources, leadership, ethics and more.


Upcoming Sessions

12 March
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
U.S. Central Time

This session will explore innovative strategies to reduce credit card processing fees and keep more money in your pocket without disrupting your day-to-day operations, presented by Patrick MacLellan of Merchant Cost Consulting.

Field of Study: Technology

CPE Credit: 1.2 Technology

21 March
2:00 - 3:00 PM
U.S. Central Time

In this session, Magnet Culture Retention Specialist Alayna Thomas will explore strategies for operationalizing turnover so your organization can become a well-oiled machine that maximizes the time you have with each new employee to meet your company's goals and customer expectations.

Field of Study: General

CPE Credit: 1.2 General


Virtual Education Archives and Resources

Previously recorded virtual education sessions are available for your viewing, along with supporting documents.

CPE Accreditation

Live Webinars

Participants may obtain 1.2 CPE maintenance points and continuing professional education credit hours (CPEs) for various certification programs by attending certain Live Webinars offered by HFTP.

For those webinars that qualify, individual sessions are presented as an overview of the topics. No advanced preparation is required nor are there prerequisites required for attending any of the group live webinars. Courses presented via HFTP’s live webinars utilize a Group-Internet Based instructional method.

For webinars that qualify, attendees will be required to answer poll questions during the live webinar presentation.  The poll questions will be launched during the presentation and attendees will be required to select from the answers available.  Poll questions are only used for the purpose monitoring attendance and engagement during the eligible live webinar.  If the minimum poll questions are answered by the attendee, a certificate of attendance and CPE verification certificate will be issued to the attendee.

Educational Credits Maintenance

Archived Webinars

Please note only CHAE and CHTP Educational Maintenance renewal credits will be issued for viewing the archived recordings of the webinars.  CHAE and CHTP Designees must self-report their recorded session attendance. Please email [email protected] for more information.