BMI Food and Beverage Management


Location:      University of Houston, Houston, TX
Dates:   May 17-21, 2021 (FULL)
October 25-29, 2021

Prerequisite:   None
Credits:   30 CMI Education Credits
Price:   Member - $2,695  Non-Member - $3,195


Developed with funding from The Club Foundation, BMI Food & Beverage Management provides you with an in-depth look at food and beverage operations from a management and control perspective.
Attendees will have the opportunity to visit River Oaks Country Club, Houston Country Club and St. Arnolds Brewery. A wine tasting and a beer and cheese tasting will also be included in the schedule.


  1. Classic Cocktails
  2. CVP Analysis
  3. Food and Beverage Staff Selection
  4. Service Management – A la Carte
  5. Truth in Menus & Alcohol Awareness, Legal Applications
  6. Labor Costs
  7. Services Management – Banquets
  8. Staff Training
  9. Beer and Cheese tasting & Tour at Saint Arnold brewery
  10. Beverage Costing
  11. Beverage Management
  12. Menu Planning
  13. Hands-on F&B Marketing Project
  14. Wine Education
  15.  Food Costs
  16. Food and Beverage Purchasing
  17. Special Events Calendar Strategy
  18. Tour of River Oaks Country Club
  19. Coffee Education
  20. Club Dining Promotions – Special Events
  21. Food Trends 

Two of the local clubs that will be visited during the week include River Oaks Country Club and Houston Country Club.

The week begins with a welcome reception on Sunday evening, at 5:30 p.m. A brief orientation of the week will be given at this reception. Class will begin on Monday morning at 8:00 a.m. On most days, class will run from 8:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. with the exception of Tuesday and Thursday, when the class will be on local club tours. Class is expected to end on Friday at approximately 12:30 p.m.

Lodging for the BMI Food and Beverage Management program will be at The Hilton University of Houston. You can make your reservations by calling (832) 531-6300. Make sure that you mention you are with CMAA and that you will be attending the BMI Food and Beverage Management program to receive the reduced room rate.

The closest airport to the University of Houston is Hobby Airport. However, George Bush Intercontinental Airport is also an option.
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