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This month’s Leading Learners

This month we catch up with four of our prize winners from 2020.



Rachel and Gillian have both been studying on the HOSPA courses in Revenue Management and achieved the highest overall grades for Level 1 Revenue Management and Level 2 Revenue Management respectively.

Simon and Sergei have both been studying on the HOSPA courses in Financial Management and achieved the highest overall grades for Level 2 Financial Management and Level 3 Financial Management respectively. All four learners completed their studies in August 2020 and were presented with their awards at our Virtual Awards Ceremony in January 2021.

Rachel Ironside is currently a Reservations Manager at Raithwaite Sandsend, a Yorkshire Coastal Retreat. Rachel also completed Level Two of the Revenue Management course in February 2021 and achieved a ‘Distinction’ and is currently studying Level Three.

Rachel explains: “My first part-time role was as a Waitress in a local restaurant and I enjoyed working within hospitality at the time, but I had confirmed a place at the University of Liverpool studying English as I originally wanted to become a teacher. During the summer brea