Mr. Samantha Surene

With 14 years of experience in the hospitality industry, both in Training and Professional Work, he joined the Sri Lanka Institute of Tourism and Hotel Management (SLITHM) in 2012 as an Assistant Lecturer. Whilst studying at the SLITHM he had his first experience in a kitchen as a Commis at the Intercontinental Hotel (IHG) in Dubai, and worked at the Crown Plaza Dubai Hotel (IHG), Dubai, the Renaissance Dubai Hotel (By Marriott) in Dubai, the Jumeira Rotana.

Academic Qualifications and Achievements

  • Management Diploma (2nd Class Upper Division) with Specialization in Professional Cookery at the Sri Lanka Institute of Tourism and Hotel Management (SLITHM) – 2006
  • Management Diploma in Professional Cookery (Merit Pass) – 2006
  • Licentiate of the Ceylon Hotel School Graduates Association and a Certified Trainer and Assessor (TAE40110)
  • Lecturing in Personal & Professional Development and Service Quality for Students of SLITHM
  • Participation in Occupational Safety and Health Training Workshop, Hospitality and Leisure Industry by Center for Occupational Safety and Health (COSH) – 2013
  • Certificate in Basic Food Hygiene – Renaissance Dubai Hotel – 2009
  • Certificate in Basic Food Hygiene – InterContinental Hotels Group, Dubai – 2007
  • Certificate in recognition of outstanding contribution to InterContinental Hotels Group – 2007
  • Best Student in Professional Cookery (Basic Level 146) at the Sri Lanka Institute of Tourism and Hotel Management – 2002
  • A Bronze Medal Winner of the Emirates Culinary Guild’s Culinary Arts Competition in the category of Live Practical Cake Decoration and also a Merit holder of the same Category.
  • Co-planning and training the students at CAHM who recently brought back two Bronze Medals and one Silver Medal from the Culinary Arts Competition 2015
Australi Map
experience is everything.
Embark on a journey in the world’s most exciting industry and obtain a world class qualification with experience and knowledge gained from industry experts.
RTO No: 3045
Australi Map +9411 240 7780 - 2
Australi Map +9477 007 0109
+9477 880 0368
Australi Map
Australi Map William Angliss Institute @ SLIIT,
New Kandy Road,
Australi Map Australi Map Australi Map