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A course is a study program aimed at teaching students various skills that are applicable to their personal and professional lives. Course completion times may vary from just two weeks to several years.

What is a course in private staff training? This sort of academic experience usually teaches students the necessary skills for domestic work in private homes and the tourism industry. These courses may cover topics related to floor management, quality management, waste management, customer service and industry jargon. Students can learn not just the best practices for completing everyday tasks in their field but also how to lead the teams in charge of completing them.

During a course in private staff training, students can learn important skills such as how to handle and dispose of hazardous materials, how to prepare gourmet meals and how to match wine with certain foods. These skills can add an air of sophistication and help to enrich both the home life and travel experiences of successful graduates.

The cost of a course in private staff training depends on the institution offering the course. Research the institutions available to you to see which one best suits your needs and budget.

Successfully completing this course can give domestic staff an edge over other candidates when seeking employment, especially at homes in the upper echelons of society and at five-star and five-diamond resorts. Professions within reach of successful graduates may include hotel governor, deputy governor, chef, staff supervisor, butler administrator and sommelier. It is also not uncommon for graduates who love to travel to later pursue careers aboard cruise ships or even as flight attendants.

Due to the hands-on nature of these courses, they are usually taught in a classroom setting, though it may be possible to find courses online. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Butler Valet School

This detailed and intensive course teaches you how to be a butler in 4 weeks. Starting completely from scratch, Mr Fink will personally share his skills and knowledge and ... [+]

The 4 Week Course Programme

£7,950 + VAT (includes accommodation, breakfast, and all meals at school). This detailed and intensive course teaches you how to be a butler in 4 weeks. Starting completely from scratch, Mr Fink will personally share his skills and knowledge and train you to a world-class level. It is highly recommended to those who have no previous experience or are changing from hospitality to private service. Each course schedule varies slightly depending on the events taking place at Ditchley Park during the year.

WEEK 1

THIS WEEK PROVIDES INTENSIVE HANDS-ON EXPERIENCE AND PRACTICE IN THE DUTIES OF THE BUTLER. 1. How to behave, dress and speak to employers and guests. 2. How to greet guests, attend to their needs and make them welcome. 3. Become familiar with the duties of the housekeeper and other staff and understand how to work together 4. Learn what happens in the pantry, e.g. the care of fine crystal, silver and china. 5. Learn how to make trays for various meals. 6. Prepare the dining room for luncheon and dinner and other parties, and learn how to wait at table.... [-]

United Kingdom Witney
August 2020
Full-time
4 weeks
Campus
Butler Valet School

We cover exactly the same topics as on the 4-week course but in less detail and at a quicker pace for those students who have some knowledge but wish to focus on particul ... [+]

The 2 Week Course Programme

£5,160 + VAT (includes accommodation, breakfast, and all meals at school). For delegates with some prior experience. We cover the same topics as on the 4-week course but in less detail and at a quicker pace for those students who have some knowledge but wish to focus on particular areas and develop certain skills.

WEEK 1

THIS WEEK PROVIDES INTENSIVE HANDS-ON EXPERIENCE AND PRACTICE IN THE DUTIES OF THE BUTLER. 1.How to behave, dress and speak to employers and guests. 2.How to greet guests, attend to their needs and make them welcome. 3.Become familiar with the duties of the housekeeper and other staff and understand how to work together 4.Learn what happens in the pantry, e.g. the care of fine crystal, silver, and China. 5.Learn how to make trays for various meals. 6.Prepare the dining room for luncheon and dinner and other parties, and learn how to wait at table. FOCUSING ON DEVELOPING YOUR FOOD AND DRINK KNOWLEDGE AND COOKING SKILLS. 7.The serving of wines port and cigars, wine-matching. 8.The management of the cellar, laying of wine and port. 9.The preparation and presentation of fine foods. 10.How to carve different meats and cut smoked salmon. 11.A full day’s cooking with an experienced chef. 12.How to shop and what brands to buy.... [-]

United Kingdom Witney
August 2020
Full-time
2 weeks
Campus