Professional Development Classes

Certified Cruise Training

In partnership with the Cruise Institute International and Oceania Cruise Lines, Chemeketa will be offering continuing professional education opportunities for current cruise employees. This is an opportunity for cruise employees to improve their skills and advance their educational opportunities. Cruise Industry students who are interested in continuing their education online should refer to Chemeketa’s Online Department accessible at the following link: http://online.chemeketa.edu for more information.

Cruise Professional XHTM9900Q

Provides on-site experience in cruise ship worksite integrating field and classroom experience related to meeting standards of a cruise service professional. Includes cruise industry certification upon successful completion (Certified Cruise Service Professional).

Foundations of Cruise Leadership XHTM 9900T

Provides on-site experience in cruise ship worksite integrating field training and classroom experience related to effective leadership. Focuses on seven dimensions of leadership including establishing priorities, coaching, positive criticism, performance appraisal, personal and effective leadership. Includes certification upon successful completion (Foundations of Cruise Leadership).

Cruise Manager XHTM9900S

Provides on-site training in cruise ship worksite integrating field and classroom experience related to improving management skills. Focuses on time management, dealing with difficult people, decision-making, motivation, and goal setting. Upon successful completion includes industry certification (Certified Cruise Manager).

Certified Cruise Administrator XHTM9900R

Provides classroom and e-learning relating to three essential areas of advanced management in the cruise industry: managerial finance, the competitive environment, and maritime law and regulations. Students receive certification upon successful completion (Certified Cruise Administrator).