Hutchinsons Graduate School of Butlers

Hutchinson’s Graduate School of Butlers offers a programme designed to enhance and expand Technical Skills for Butlers, Valets, Ladies Maids and Housekeepers in Private Service. All programmes are tailored to meet the needs of your staff. Sessions take place on site at your residence. All our trainers have a comprehensive knowledge of 5* Butler Service and have been in the profession for a considerable number of years.

The training programme module includes:

  • Wardrobe Management
  • Packing and Unpacking
  • Ironing and Pressing
  • Shoe Cleaning
  • Etiquette & Protocol
  • Boundaries & Relationships
  • Personal Appearance

Options (additional):

  • Table Setting
  • Table Service
  • Silver Service
  • Wine Service
  • Cigar Service
  • Flower Arrangement
  • Visitors and Guests

The training will contribute significantly to specialisation in the above-mentioned areas and to the continuation of your staffs’ professional development. The appropriate length of time of a training, depends on the present knowledge and skills of the individual staff member, the number of hours required and availability.

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Client Reviews:

"The trainers have proven themselves to be great professionals, flexible and with experience and training techniques which our staff found very useful and impactful."

"In your training, you have given professionalism a face and an image to inspire to. I truly wish the training could have lasted longer, as I feel that everyone whom attended has benefitted so much from the opportunity."

"Your inspirational training along with the materials shared will enhance the capabilities of our staff."