About this course
This academically demanding programme is aimed individuals aspiring to enter or advance their career in spa and health sector, one of the fastest growing segment of the international hospitality and leisure industry. The demand for qualified staff to manage spas is phenomenal. A spa manager needs to be a highly effective business manager who fully understands the intricacies of spa operations, finance, marketing, human resources, products and services, and above all, outstanding customer service, but who also has the practical skills required for the vitality and wellness sector. The aim of this minor is to develop supervisory and management skills relevant to the management of spa facilities with emphasis on the development of leadership, interpersonal and customer skills needed to perform effectively in a spa environment.
The comprehensive programme offered by Stenden Rangsit includes an introduction to the International Spa Industry, and covers areas such as customer service and business communication, spa products, treatments and services , oriental medicine, marketing, managerial accounting, spa operations, as well as nutrition and spa cuisine.
The programme involves field trips and guest lectures by sports scientists, managements and medical practitioners (both Eastern and Western).