Etiquette Training Courses, Dates & Availability

We specialise in training small groups of between 4 to 7 students. Our training calendar offers courses every month so our students can choose the most convenient dates to suit their schedule. We also create bespoke training courses to suit individuals, larger groups or companies and can deliver these etiquette training courses anywhere in the world.

If you have any questions or special requirements, please don't hesitate to contact us.

Young adult etiquette

2 DAYS | LONDON

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Why train with us

When we focus on academic achievement it’s easy to forget that preparing a young adult for life in the real world is not simply about what you know. The ability to network with ease, impress at interview and present yourself impeccably and with confidence – these are the skills that set a young adult apart – not just now but throughout their life. Our Young Adult etiquette course gives your young adult all the skills they need.

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Complete course price (all days)

Group (4-7 students) £590 per person

One on one priced by location

Child etiquette

2 DAYS | LONDON

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Why train with us

Instilling good manners in a young child gives them a grounding for life. For a parent, it's a delight to be able to take your child to social events and show them the world safe in the knowledge that they will be able to rise to the occasion. When a child learns social confidence young, it's a skill they carry with them throughout their lives. Our etiquette course for children will give your child all the skills they need.

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Complete course price (all days)

Group (4-7 students) £590 per person

One on one priced by location

Adult etiquette

3 DAYS | LONDON

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Why train with us

It's rarely what we say or do. It's how we say or do it. Understanding the etiquette of any social occasion means you can move through society with ease. When excellent etiquette and comportment become second nature you are free to focus on what matters to you. And as the perfect host, the perfect guest or consummate professional – you'll see your personal and business relationships flourish. This course will give you all the skills you need.

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Complete course price (all days)

Group (4-7 students) £885 per person

One on one priced by location

Tea etiquette

1/2 DAY | LONDON

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Why train with us

There are few things more civilised than afternoon tea. It is a little bit of theatre. Whilst an excellent cup of tea and beautiful food are essential, for many it is the ceremony of afternoon tea that makes it special. With this in mind, our Tea Etiquette course will give you the history of afternoon tea as well as teaching you the etiquette of the event. And of course you will learn the skills to host the perfect Afternoon Tea.

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Complete course price (all days)

Group (4-7 students) £115 per person

One on one £300 per person

Dining and social etiquette

3 DAYS | LONDON

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Why train with us

How you hold your knife and fork, where you place your napkin, how you sit - the way we eat reveals a lot about us. But it's not just about observing the rules. Table manners are about more than simple customs. They are about courtesy. This course teaches you not only how to be an excellent host but how to be the perfect guest and covers all elements of social dining from the invitation all the way through to the thank you note.

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Complete course price (all days)

Group (4-7 students) £885 per person

One on one priced by location

Wine knowledge and etiquette

1/2 DAY | LONDON

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Why train with us

If the terminology and language of wine confuses you, this comprehensive course will teach you everything you know. Confidence comes from knowledge, so we’ll teach you to read and decode a wine list; how to handle wine to avoid it spoiling and how to match your wine to perfection.

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Complete course price (all days)

Group (4-7 students) £250 per person

One on one priced by location

Cognac knowledge and etiquette

1/2 DAY | LONDON

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Why train with us

There is a beauty to drinking Cognac. The taste of a good Cognac begins long before you take your first sip. It is a ritual that involves all the senses. Identifying the underlying flavours of a Cognac is part of the pleasure. This course will teach you the nuances of Cognac drinking so that you not only enjoy your Cognac fully, you fit in perfectly with that select club of connoisseur Cognac drinkers.

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Complete course price (all days)

Group (4-7 students) £280 per person

One on one priced by location

Whisky knowledge and etiquette

1/2 DAY | LONDON

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Why train with us

To appreciate whisky is to appreciate the best of life. But should you choose a blend or a single malt? How does age impact a whisky and how should it be served? Did you know the word whisky comes from the Gaelic meaning ‘water of life’.

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Complete course price (all days)

Group (4-7 students) £280 per person

One on one priced by location

Cigar service and etiquette

1/2 DAY | LONDON

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Why train with us

The appreciation of fine cigars, like the appreciation of fine wines, is an exceptional form of art. The true connoisseur is refined. He does not "smoke", he savours. In this course, we share a few well kept secrets that will enhance your cigar appreciation and look at the difference between handmade and machine made cigars, how to handle and present a cigar and of course how to enjoy a cigar.

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Complete course price (all days)

Group (4-7 students) £250 per person

One on one priced by location

Waiter knowledge and confidence

2 DAYS | LONDON

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Why train with us

If you want to work at the highest levels as a waiter you’ll need to understand the value of a first impression, the impact of your personal presentation and the importance of knowing the menu and wine list. But first you need to get the job, so we look at how to present yourself at interview.

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Complete course price (all days)

Group (4-7 students) £590 per person

One on one priced by location

Train the trainer

We have developed an exciting interactive, 5-day Train the Trainer programme, which is delivered in central London or at a venue to suit you. The course can also be delivered in any part of the world.

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Why train with us

The British School of Etiquette’s Five-Day, Train The Trainer Programme provides candidates with an extensive knowledge of British etiquette and a recognized certification, enabling them to establish their own business in any part of the world.

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Complete course price (all days)

Group (4-7 students) priced by location

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Luxury retail training

We can create a unique Luxury retail training course to suit your individual or company needs. Bespoke courses created around your culture and natural personalities. A 7 star service.

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Why train with us

As the luxury of a purchase increases, so does our expectation until the experience is as important as the purchase itself. Sales personnel must be up to the task, with the emotional intelligence to be able to vary their service according to the customer. This course looks at all elements of the relationship between sales staff and customer covering greeting, engaging, rapport building and presentation.

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Complete course price (all days)

Group (4-7 students) priced by location

One on one priced by location

Luxury chalet training

We can create a bespoke training course to suit your company or individual needs. We can deliver the training at a venue to suit you.

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Why train with us

Providing 7 star service requires extraordinary hosting and social etiquette skills. This comprehensive course will ensure your staff deliver excellence across the board from their communication skills and client care to their cultural etiquette, butler skills and chalet management. We not only train your staff, we inspire them to be the best they can be.

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Complete course price (all days)

Group (4-7 students) priced by location

One on one priced by location

Luxury yacht and aircraft training

We can create a bespoke training course to suit your company or individual needs. We can deliver the training at a venue to suit you.

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Why train with us

To ensure total client care, your staff not only need to deliver 7 star service, they need to understand how important they are and how exceptional they need to be to achieve this standard. This course covers hosting, social and cultural etiquette and personal presentation. We train in housekeeping, cabin management and butler skills. In short, we ensure that your staff are trained and inspired to give your clients the very best service.

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Complete course price (all days)

Group (4-7 students) priced by location

One on one priced by location

Restaurant training

We can create a bespoke restaurant training course to suit your individual or company needs. We can deliver the training at your premises or at a venue to suit you.

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Why train with us

First impressions count. This course focuses on the first impression the customer gets and ensures it is nothing short of excellent. We then build on that first impression training your staff to be perfect hosts, to build relationships with your customers that will keep them coming back. And we inspire your staff to give their very best.

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Complete course price (all days)

Group (4-7 students) priced by location

One on one priced by location

Butler, hotel and hospitality training

We can create a bespoke training course to suit your individual or company needs. We can deliver the training at your premises or at a venue to suit you.

Please contact us for more information.

Why train with us

First impressions count. This course focuses on the first impression the customer gets and ensures it is nothing short of excellent. We then build on that first impression training your staff to be perfect hosts, to build relationships with your customers that will keep them coming back. And we inspire your staff to give their very best.

more information >

Complete course price (all days)

Group (4-7 students) priced by location

One on one priced by location

Terms & Conditions

Our Terms & Conditions should answer any questions you may have but if you need further information or have any specific requirements, please don't hesitate to contact us.

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THE BRITISH SCHOOL OF ETIQUETTE

Terms & Conditions

Languages

The British School of Etiquette works on a global scale. The courses however are given in English. Private sessions can be translated into most languages including Chinese, Russian, French, Arabic and Japanese. Translation costs will be at the client's expense. A translator will also be available. Participants in the scheduled 'group' sessions should have a good working knowledge of English, a translator can be made available with advance notice, this will be at the expense of the client.

Payment

For all courses provided by The British School of Etiquette in the UK, full payment is requested 6 weeks in advance.

Group Price: When you register with us, a place on the course will be reserved for you. When the minimum number of 4 places have been reserved by students we will send you an invoice for payment. At the same time we will confirm the training location address, training times and any arrival information, which would be helpful to you.

Please be advised that unless otherwise stated, all one-day or half-day courses are carried out at a date of mutual convenience between The British School of Etiquette and the client. Once a date and venue has been arranged, and payment has been received, clients will receive an email with final confirmation and detailed arrangements for the day. A course will not go ahead until full payment has been received.

Postponement to a later date may be considered on a case-by-case basis and at the discretion of The British School of Etiquette. An administration charge may be applied.

All bookings including any early advance booking discounted rate quoted, is subject to the same terms and conditions and payment must be received within 14 working days of date of invoice for the discounted rate to be honoured. Failure to pay within the 14 days will result in the full course price being charged.

Cancellation fees (refund policy): The British School of Etiquette will retain: one month in advance: 40% of the full fee, up to 3 working days prior to the engagement: 80% of the full fee and 48 hours prior: 100% of the fee.

Tutor travel will not be booked until a suitable deposit or full payment is received. This cost may be passed on to the client.

With a stated minimum number of attendees for a course, in the unlikely event that a course does not meet the minimum number, The British School of Etiquette reserves the right to cancel the course. A full refund will be offered to fully enrolled students within seven working days. The British School of Etiquette cannot be held responsible for any expenses incurred by students due to a postponement or cancellation of a course.

Methods of Payment

Unless otherwise stated, all prices quoted exclude VAT.

Payment is made directly into The British School of Etiquette, client account. Or payment can be paid via PayPal online with a debit or credit card. Credit cards accepted are: Visa, MasterCard, American Express. Fees apply.
All payments received must be in British Pounds Sterling.

Payment by direct bank transfer or PayPal, your name must be used as a reference along with your invoice reference number.

Damages and Breakages

Any costs incurred through damage or breakage to any venues, properties, belongings or equipment owned or sourced by The British School of Etiquette or their affiliated companies will be covered by the responsible party.

Timings and Punctuality

We ask that all students arrive at the time specified on the course joining instructions, unless agreed otherwise. If students fail to show up after 40 minutes without telephoning, texting or emailing to alert the tutor or office as to their lateness, the tutor will leave the training venue.

Dress Code

Dress code is smart. Upon receipt of payment we will send information on the expected dress codes (together with all other relevant information about the course). The student accepts that failure to comply with the dress code could possibly result in training not taking place. No refund will be offered.

Named Tutors

Whilst we will do our utmost to allocate named tutors for private tuition, this cannot always be guaranteed due to the international nature of our work and retained clients. All our tutors are experts in their field.
Should a named tutor be unable to attend a booking due to sickness or a personal emergency, we will do our best to provide a substitute tutor and ask that clients be understanding. Only if The British School of Etiquette cannot provide a suitable tutor will a refund of any amount be valid.

Audio & Visual Recording

Video or audio recording of any class, seminar or workshop given by The British School of Etiquette and associated tutors is prohibited unless otherwise agreed in writing. If permission has been granted, it is understood that the footage and or audio is used for personal use only and will not be used for commercial gain or appear on any media or social media.

On the odd occasion, The British School of Etiquette may need to film or photograph a tutorial for internal or external marketing purposes. Students or clients who do not wish to be captured must alert The British School of Etiquette in writing no less than seven days before the course commencement date. The British School of Etiquette will inform students in writing of any planned filming or photography by a 3rd party.

Student Course Notes

Where required, access to student notes and further reading lists will be granted up to five working days from date of training. The reproduction or distribution of any notes or materials is strictly prohibited. The downloading and printing of notes is for the sole use of the paying student only.

Unforeseen Occurrences

The British School of Etiquette reserves the right to postpone any training due to industrial action, ill health or any other unforeseen occurrence. The British School of Etiquette will make every possible effort to inform the client in time.

Force Majeure

The British School of Etiquette will use its best endeavours to carry out the Agreement as agreed but will not be liable for the loss (whether direct or consequential) suffered by the Client, in the event of The British School of Etiquette being unable to complete work in whole or in part due to matters beyond its reasonable control, which expression shall include (but shall not be limited to) acts of God including tempest, fire, earthquakes, or natural disaster; government sanction, embargo, import or export regulation or order; illness, failure in the transportation of equipment, machinery or personnel or in the provision of any utility including power, gas, water, or communication services; labour disputes, including strikes, lockouts, boycotts or other industrial action; war, civil war, sabotage or act of terrorism.

Miscellaneous

When a tutor is booked for an overseas visit the visa, invitation letter and any other relevant travel documentation is to be provided by the client well in advance of the expected departure date. Failure to provide the necessary documentation within a sufficient timeframe may result in the tutor being unable to travel. No refund will be given however the booked dates will be rescheduled, where possible. The British School of Etiquette reserves the right to change or replace any modules on any of the listed courses; where possible students will be notified of these changes.

These terms and conditions and our relationship are governed by and interpreted in accordance with English law. A claim may only be brought against us if it can be brought into English law without reference to the law of any other country.