By Albert Ouma and Wafula Meshack, RU communication students.

Tourism and hospitality management students from Rongo University took part in a one-week event held at the Treat House Resort in Rongo town. The Cabinet Secretary of Tourism and Hospitality Management in Migori county officially launched the program on Monday, October 30th, 2022, and it concluded on Thursday, November 3rd, 2022.

The Tourism Fund (TF) and Tourism Professional Association (TPA) sponsored the program, which was designed to promote the tourism and hospitality sectors in Kenya.

The students took part in the following programs:
– Interpersonal and communication skills in the tourism industry.
– Customer and guest relations
– Food safety management
– Hazard analysis critical control ponts (HACCP)