Online Registration & Payment System


Short Term Rental Certificate Course Session 2



Renting a room or an entire vacation home to guests for short stays can be profitable or it can create loss and liability. Understanding and applying lodging industry “best practices” can benefit you, your business, and your guest stays. This course will review proven STR management practices, including an overview of the industry, regulations and accounting, marketing and reservations, guest and neighbor relations, maintenance and housekeeping, design and decor, security and safety, opportunities, challenges, and more! There is a $75.00 curriculum fee.


This course may also be taken “ala carte” for $55/part, plus $75 curriculum fee:

Part 1: STR Industry Laws and Best Practices for STR Compliance

Option 1: Thur Sept 19 | 9am-12pm

Option 2: Friday Nov 15 | 9am-12pm

Part 2: Vacation Home Property Management and Design

Option 1: Thur Sept 19 | 1-4pm

Option 2: Fri Nov 15 | 1-4pm

Part 3: STR Marketing, Systems, and Reservation Agreements

Option 1: Fri Sept 20 | 9am-12pm

Option 2: Sat Nov 16 | 9am-12pm

Part 4: STR/Vacation Home Business Management & Development

Option 1: Fri Sept 20 | 1-4pm

Option 2: Sat Nov 16 | 1-4pm

Class Details

Friday, November 15, 2019 -Saturday, November 16, 2019

9:00 AM - 4:00 PM


Curriculum Fee: $75






Registration Open through 11/14/2019 2:00 PM


The registration period has closed for this event.

Instructor: Julie Davies




Julie Davies has received the Permanent Faculty Member designation with the American Hotel & Lodging Association Educational Institute. She has taught over 30 courses, a dozen seminar topics, and has taught courses in Hospitality Management, Short Term Rentals, and Commercial Recreation degree programs at 18 universities. She has also worked in the industry as a hotel general manager. Julie has written and edited articles, books, policy manuals, marketing materials, curriculum, and newsletters for over 30 years. She was recently commissioned to write and teach a certification course on Short Term Rental Management at CSN and other colleges (after years of managing hotels, STRs, B&Bs, and senior care communities along with teaching about all areas of hospitality, tourism, senior care, and lodging management). She consults with and reviews travel and lodging businesses. Julie's joy is her daughters and grandchildren---she loves to read and travel with them, too.

Minimum Enrollment: In order to better serve our customers, a minimum enrollment must be met. You will be notified 2 business days before the first class meeting if the class will be canceled due to low enrollment. Refunds for canceled classes will be issued promptly and no refund fee will be charged.

Refund Policy: Please notify us two (2) business days prior to the class start date for a refund. Refunds requested less than 2 days prior may be assessed a refund fee of $10. After class begins, you may request a refund in the form of a credit to your account. All account credits expire at fiscal year-end on June 30.
We value our customers and strive to provide positive, meaningful, and enjoyable courses. If at any time you are dissatisfied with your experience, please contact us directly so we can resolve the issue to your satisfaction.


Hazy Business Bldg Room # 119
Udvar Hazy School of Business 225 S 700 E
St. George, UT 84770



Click here for a Campus Map with Parking Info

Click here for directions


Visitor Parking is allowed in any general lot after 5pm.

During business hours visitors can park in visitor parking which is designated by green on the campus map.