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Current Students

The programmes offered by the Trinidad and Tobago Hospitality and Tourism Institute (TTHTI) are broad based. This therefore affords students the opportunity to move into many careers as they are able to build their skills, experience and global insight in the hospitality and tourism industry. They are driven to become professionals in local, regional and international organizations through practical, on the job training or Internship at organizations such as the Trinidad Hilton and Conference Centre and the Hyatt Regency Hotel.

Need to learn more about the industry you are planning to enter? Get more information on internship programmes.

Student Services

The Student Services Department provides a range of services to the students. Details on these services can be found in the Student Manual.

Contact Us

Student Services Manager
Ms. Jala Bernard
jbernard@tthti.edu.tt 

Clubs & Activities

At our Institute the school work is demanding, but there are many co/extra-curricular activities that can provide great and memorable experiences.

Clubs

  • Scrabble club
    Wednesday 4:00pm till – Courtyard 1
  • Ballroom & latin dance with Ken & Gloria Wilson
    Thursdays: 7:30 – 9:00 pm – Courtyard 2
  • TTHTI choir
    Fridays: lunchtime (rehearsal also takes place on other convenient days) - on campus.
  • Public speaking
    Students attend the meetings held by Toastmasters at designated venues mainly in Port of Spain and Arima
  • Swimming
    Monday – Friday: 4:00 – 6:00pm & Saturdays: 10:00am – 3:00pm – UTT Swimming Pool.
  • Hiking/sightseeing
    Once per month the Club goes on trips to places of interest, e.g. Gasparee Caves, Paramin).
  • Photography
    Mondays: 4:00pm – till - on campus

Sports

  • Table Tennis
    Wednesdays & Fridays: 4:15 – 6:15pm - on campus.
  • Badminton
    Tuesdays: 4:15 – 6:15pm – on campus.
  • Lawn Tennis
    Wednesdays & Thursdays: 4:30 – 6:00pm – on campus.
  • Volleyball
    Mondays: 4:30 – 5:30pm & Fridays: 3:15 – 4:30 pm on campus.
  • Football
    Tuesdays & Thursdays: 4:30 – 6:30pm – on campus.
  • Netball
    Tuesdays 4.30 - 7.00pm on campus.
  • Basketball
    Mondays & Wednesdays 4.30pm - 6.30pm - on campus.
  • Cricket
    Fridays: 4:15 – 6:15pm – on campus.
  • Dragon boat racing
    Available on specified dates and times as arranged by the instructor.
  • Upcoming clubs & activites.
  • Drama club, folk dance club, chess club, debate club.

Other Activities

  • Hospitality awareness month
    Where students prepare games and activities in which the staff take part whilst also conducting various surveys about the hospitality of the staff.
  • Star achiever & Excellence Day
    Where students are rewarded for their academic and co-curricula excellence.
  • One Carenage
    Students take part in activities and events such as beach clean ups, cook offs, sports, helping hands, that are organized by the committee.

International students

We also provide special activities especially for the enjoyment of international students.

  • Orientation Tour
    From our campus, we take you along the main routes into the city of Port-of-Spain and back, with one stop at the mall and supermarket to allow you to go shopping and become familiar with places where you can access essential goods and services.
  • Divali Experience Evening
    Our overseas students are taken to an East Indian family home where they sample the traditional cuisine, light deyas and even get their hands decorated with the traditional patterns through the use of henna.
  • International Cuisine Night
    This is arranged based on the number of overseas students and is an evening where you will treat us to samples of some of the sounds and culinary delights of your country and let us know more about where you come from.

Dormitory Students

  • Orientation Tour
    This is the same as for the overseas students since most of the dorm students come from the furthest parts of Trinidad.
  • Beach Cook Out
    The dorm students are taken to the Chagville Beach where they have a cook out and lime.