Pre-Service Vocational Training Programme  is a series of pre-vocational courses offered to high school students currently enrolled in Form 4, 5 and 6 (grade 10 to 12).  The objective is to introduce and develop service, hotel and tourism related skills and knowledge to the students. These courses can be held in high schools as part of the students’ extra-curricular activities and/or in the premises of IFTM.

Target participants:

Current Form 4 to 6 students

Class size:

15 - 25 students

Medium of Instruction:

Cantonese or English


12 hours

Course Fee:

No course fee is required


One-hour assessment at the end of each course


Students who have completed the course and obtained a passing grade in the final assessment will receive a Course Completion Certificate.


Two credit points (equivalent to 2% of total score) will be given to holders of each Course Completion Certificate.   Based on the number of Course Completion Certificates an individual holds, the accumulated points can be transferred to a maximum of 10 points (equivalent to 10% of total score) in admission examinations for Higher Diploma/ Bachelor Degree Programmes at IFTM.

Venue & Set-up:

When the courses are held in the high school, the training venue including training equipment and printing of handouts are to be arranged by the respective school.  Normal classroom set-up with equipped computer, projector, A/V equipments and writing board will be required by all courses and an addition of table utensils for Western and Chinese Restaurant Service Skills courses.


Any time upon request (for high schools)



If you are a school representative and would like to offer the Pre-Service Vocational Training in your school, kindly fill the application form and fax it back to us or contact Ms. Wong at 8598 1264.