"American Hospitality Academy (AHA)" is a fully-equipped learning and education company providing comprehensive programs specific to the hospitality industry. The privilege of AHA is to provide service to students, professionals and companies from all over the world in line with their requirements. Having been established in 1986, AHA has reached the leading position amongst the internship programs of the USA, since it provides students coming from all over the world with an internship opportunity in first-class restaurants and hotels.
By means of the "Service Leadership in a Multicultural Workplace" (SERVLEAD) program in 2005, it has combined the skills of leadership and cultural awareness, which are required for today's economy, with the "Global Internship Certificate" and trainings.
The second publication of AHA "Basics of Service: Positive Business Ethics Developed In A Multicultural Environment" is the first in the hospitality industry. “Basics of Service Manual and Workbook”, which emphasizes the importance of the business ethics within today's globalizing industry, was published in 2006. AHA established “AHA International Hotel Management Schools” in 2006 in order to upgrade the AHA hospitality training to higher levels and provide the needs of the international society with better service.
AHA-IHMS are private career schools having a global network with their common academic targets, mission and vision. These campuses offer 2-year diploma programs with “International Hospitality Services Program”and “International Culinary Arts”. AHA developed its “Online Campus” in 2009 by recognizing the opportunities, freedom and flexibility offered by the web-based technologies.
“Online Campus” also offers certificate programs for improving the management and service skills as well as 2-year diploma programs. The participants may take part in global discussions in “Online Campus”, and share their ideas, cultures and their best applications, and have an opportunity to access to the training information. AHA opened the “a ha! University” in 2010 with online customer service and corporate training unit.