AN INTERNATIONAL PROFESSIONAL BODY FOR THEMEING, RESORT HOSPITALITY AND COASTAL SPACE PLANNING  
DESCRIPTIONS  
 

 

 

DESTINATION MANAGEMENT
Titles in this practice section include hospitality manager, travel and
tourism science researcher, leisure studies professional, recreation and
theme park planner or economist etc.

Legal Issues/Government Relations
Destination Management
Strategic Planning
Economic/Marketing/Feasibility Analysis
Advertising/Public Relations
Financial Planning & Analysis
Risk Management
Project Management/Contact Administration
Project Scheduling/Project Estimating

DESTINATION DESIGN
Titles in this practice section include destination architect, theme park
designer, resort architect, park planner, retail/restaurant designer,
coastal architect or exhibit designer etc.

Area Design
Landscape Architecture
Master Planning
Attraction Design
Architecture
Interior Design
Lighting Design
Sound Design
Acoustical Design
Graphic Design
Fixture Design
Retail Design
Technical Design
Set/Production Design
Water Design
Coastal Design
Hydrographic/Hydroscape Design
Aquarium Design
Entertainment/Experience Design
Media/Events/Exhibitions Design
Script Writing/Storyboards
Character Design
Costume Design
Special Effects/Stunts
Product Design


THEATRICAL & PRODUCTION DESIGN
Titles in this practice section include theatre architect, set/production
designer, scenographer, theme architect, experience/entertainment
architect or designer etc.

Scenography
Art Direction
Choreographers
Composers
Directors
Show Management
Show Production
Show Writing
Translators


TECHNOLOGY
Titles in this practice section include systems architect, technical engineer,
entertainment engineer, technical director, engineering manager,
production specialist or rigging expert etc.

Acoustical/Audio Engineering
Structural Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Electrical Engineering
Ride Engineering
Facility Engineering
Utilities Engineering
Video/Projection Engineering
Coastal Engineering


OPERATIONS
Titles in this practice section include destination owner/developer, manager, or executive etc.

Guest Services
Wardrobe
Maintenance
Security
Food & Beverage
Retail/Merchandise
Management Information Systems
Staffing
Transportation
Communications


CONSTRUCTION
Titles in this practice section include destination consultant/speculator,
builder or property manager etc.

General Contractor
Subcontractor
Construction Management
Specialty Construction


FABRICATION
Titles in this practice section include fabricator, artist, animator or
technology specialist etc.

Rock Work
Artificial Foliage
Props and Dressings
Graphics/Signage
Sculpture
Audio/Video
Rigging/Stage Equip.
Mechanical Support
Animation
Animated Props
Special Effects
Water Features
Optical Effects
Ride Systems
Control Systems
Multi-Media
Recreation Equipment
Arcade/Game Devices

EDUCATION
Titles in this practice section include Professor, Student, Researcher and
Intern etc.

Research
Architectural
Design
Management
Business
Planning
Science
Fine Art
Theatre