Member Benefits

Human Resources Benefits

CHLA realizes the importance of the Human Resource department and has developed many programs and services that will assist you, your staff and the personnel in the hotel to become more efficient, budget conscious and current on new legislation. We offer these tools to help you achieve excellence.

Get critical compensation data from your peers in the hospitality industry.
Hospitality Compensation Data from Salary.com

CHLA members are entitled to exclusive discounts including: 55% discount on the participant price of the Salary.com Hospitality Survey and up to 60% off Salary.com's Pay Gap Overview. Click here for more information. Please use the discount code CHLA55 during checkout for your CHLA member discount. Go to https://store.salary.com/hospitality/ to order a copy of the survey.

Alcohol servers and managers must be trained by August 31, 2022. It's the law.
ServSafe® Alcohol Responsible Beverage Service Online Training for California

Beginning July 1, 2022, the Responsible Beverage Service Training Act requires that anyone who serves alcohol, manages servers, delivers alcohol, takes orders, or checks IDs at a business that serves alcohol on-site must be trained to serve alcohol legally and safely to the public by August 31, 2022. The law authorized the California Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control (ABC) to establish the Responsible Beverage Server Training Program (RBSTP). CHLA members can receive an additional 20% off the $15 per person training. Details are available in the CHLA Members Area of the website.

Learn More

Click here for a flyer outlining the responsible beverage service certificate information in English & Spanish.

Payroll Processing Services
Heartland Payroll Company

Heartland Payroll Company provides CHLA members the best possible pricing on payroll processing. CARES ACT Promotion* - up to $4,500 Credit -- Includes: $500 CASH Signing Bonus, HR Setup and Implementation ($2,000 Credit), Payroll + HR Services (up to $2,000 CASH) and a 3-Year Pricing Guarantee *Must be a New Payroll Client to Heartland.
Contact: Erek Newton at erek.newton@heartland.us or 858-886-9440.

CHLA Hiring & Employment Guide

This California Employment & Hiring Guide was developed to assist California companies with the recruitment, selection and hiring of its employees. This member benefit is available to download in the CHLA Member's Area.

CHLA Career Center

We invite job seekers and employers to connect through our state-of-the-art recruitment platform. Our platform gives discounted access to member hoteliers to help develop strategic recruitment campaigns, build hiring packages and expedite real-time ads to help fill critical positions. Job seekers are invited to post a resume and browse our industry listings to find the perfect employment opportunity. CHLA members receive $150 off of their first job posting when using the promo code: 150Launch.

Industry Job Description List

CHLA maintains a complete library of job descriptions for the exclusive utilization of our members.  Please visit the CHLA Member's Area by logging in at the top of the page. Job descriptions are available in the following categories: Accounting & Finance, Administrative & Clerical, Computers & Technology, Construction & Maintenance, Hospitality, Human Resources, Manufacturing & Production, Security & Safety, and Sales & Marketing. If you aren’t a member, click here to join now.

Exclusive Worker's Comp Insurance Program

CHLA's Insurance Partner Petra is the largest independent hotel broker in the country and offers members exclusive access to discounted pricing for worker's comp insurance.

Certifications and Education

For over 50 years, the American Hotel & Lodging Educational Institute (AHLEI) has been the source for providing industry-tested, research-driven hospitality training resources. AHLEI continues to meet and exceed its education and training mission by using the Internet, videos, DVD’s, textbooks, study guides, seminars, and professional certification to train all levels of personnel. 

State & Federal Compliance Employer Posters

The Employer Poster must be posted in a conspicuous place in the workplace where all employees and applicants can see it. Save time and money with all 18 California and federal notices every California business must post, on one poster. Save money by buying only what's required by law. Save time and frustration by getting the information from one source instead of multiple state and federal agencies. Flexible format options include English or Spanish, laminated or non-laminated. Poster size is 28″x 39″, which easily fits on a door, in a break room, or a main hallway. Discounted pricing available for CHLA members. Login to access discounted rates.

Harassment Prevention Training

The State of California now requires supervisors and managers of companies with over 5 employees to take sexual harassment prevention training and also requires this training for non-supervisory positions. You can quickly and easily sign each member of your staff up for three key training courses, Preventing Discrimination and Harassment for HotelsActive Shooter, and Bloodborne Pathogens for only $38 per employee through CHLA's training partner Traliant.


Injury Prevention Programs

CHLA members have access to FREE MIPP Documents + Training Tool-kit, to comply with the Cal/OSHA standard: “Hotel Housekeeping Musculoskeletal Injury Prevention” (Title 8, California Code of Regulations, Section 3345). CHLA members can request MIPP documents by clicking the button below. CHLA also offers a sample Injury and Illness Prevention Program (IIPP), a basic written workplace safety program that Title 8 of the California Code of Regulations (Title 8 CCR) section 3203, requires every employer to develop and implement.  For more information about MIPP, please email mipp@calodging.com

Webinar Recordings

Visit the CHLA Webinars Archive to view recordings of past CHLA Member Webinars.

Healthcare Benefits

The California Hotel & Lodging Association (CHLA) is part of a strategic alliance program to help address the diverse needs of the hospitality industry. The Hospitality Associations Alliance, a strategic alliance platform created by UnitedHealth Group, offers exclusive discounts and solutions that benefit CHLA members and their employees.  Some benefits include, telemedicine, pharmacy discount cards, in-home lab testing kits, mental health resources and more.


Telemedicine: Discounted Virtual Visits with Health Professionals 

HealthiestYou from Teladoc is offered at a members-only negotiated price of $9.50 per employee per month ($9.50/mo includes employee +  entire family) with $0 copays. 

  • Includes general medicine, mental health, dermatology, back pain and expert medical opinions. 
  • A great way for employees meet virtually with a health professional to determine if their symptoms require leaving the house to go to a crowded clinic, urgent care or ER where they can be infected or spread the virus. 
  • Virtual visits are offered through employers who may choose to cost share with their employees.
  • All employees eligible: full time, part time, and furloughed
  • No insurance required; No participation requirements; Minimum 2 enrolled



Your employees can purchase this service for $10 per month directly from CHLA with the same access to unlimited care.

Click here for more information.

CHLA Partners