Try Tourism and Hospitality 2024

Date : Tue 19 Mar - Tue 19 Mar

Time : 10:00 - 14:00

Cost :  €20

Cork Road Campus, Waterford

Have you ever wondered what it's like to delve into the world of hospitality management and tourism? Try Tourism and Hospitality is designed specifically for CAO applicants who want the unique chance to walk a day in the shoes of our students, experiencing our state-of-the-art facilities and meeting the experts who drive our programmes. This event is only open to 5th, 6th year, FE and mature students.

This event will provide a taster of our BA (Hons) in Hospitality Management and our Bachelor of Business in Tourism & Hospitality Services programmes.

Event schedule:

  • 10.00:  Welcome to SETU - Welcome from Head of Department Dr Don O’Neill. Overview of BA (Hons) in Hospitality Management, Bachelor of Business in Tourism and Hospitality Services with Programme Leader Fabrice Bartholin
  • 10.45: Front Office demonstration (TL116) - Practice checking-in guests using the property management system Hotsoft
  • 11:15: Coffee – informal Q&A - Meet current students studying Hospitality and Tourism at SETU Waterford and lecturers on the course
  • 11.30:  Hotel Business Simulation (TL120) - Participate in a computer-simulated hotel business management with groups of SETU students
  • 12.00:   Bar and Mocktails (SETU Training Bar) - Practice making non-alcoholic cocktails with existing SETU students
  • 12.30:  Restaurant Skills (SETU Training Restaurant) - Practice restaurant skills with existing SETU students
  • 13.00: Lunch in Seasons, SETU’s Training Restaurant
  • 14.00:  End

If you have any queries please contact [email protected]


All Try SETU events

Our hugely popular Try SETU programme of events for 2023/2024 is now up and running. These events are unique to SETU as they give students a real chance to experience life as a student on a wide variety of courses and discipline areas. Events are filling quickly so be sure to book those you are interested before they book out.