Butler Training School
The British Butler Institute has been recognized as the leader in Butler and Hospitality Training Worldwide.
The Modern butler should have classic and contemporary butler skills. The professional butler’s role is changing and thus we train skilled professionals to meet the service demands of the 21st Century, equipping students with the knowledge relevant to today’s job market worldwide.
Before you choose a butler school ascertain the skills of the trainers and, crucially, ask if they have been butlers before. All of our trainers have worked as butlers and have a huge range of skills and hands-on practical knowledge built up over many years of working for Royalty / Celebrities / Icons of Business / Luxury Hotels / Super Yachts and for residential clients of all nationalities from around the world. They oversee our syllabus and curriculum to ensure that the latest relevant methodology is being taught to the highest standards.
The Institute offers the following courses:
- The British Butler Institute International 5 Day School for Butler Administrators and Household Managers (Trained British Style)
- The British Butler Institute International 4 Week School for Butler Administrators and Household Managers (Trained British Style).
The British Butler Institute International School for Butler Administrators and Household Managers (Trained British Style) equips professionals with the latest skill sets required to meet international standards.
The Modern butler should have classic and contemporary butler skills. That is why The British Butler Institute offers cooking classes, flower design classes, mixology classes and expert shoe care and valet skills as part of the 4 week program.
We are also the only Butler School that offers dog care and handling, expert training in concierge skills and attendance at our Finishing School as part of the curriculum.
Other subjects include household management, event planning, the shoot, the finer points of chauffeuring, etiquette and protocol, clothing care, butler skills, table setting and service, risk management, housekeeping, security, managing the cellar, wine and spirits, cigars, caviar, first aid and human resources to name but a few.
Our training experts are the very best at what they do, with years of hands-on practical knowledge in the luxury residential and hospitality markets. They oversee our syllabus and curriculum to ensure that the latest relevant methodology is being taught to the highest standards.
Job Interview Methodology
During the program a placement expert will present a workshop on current interview techniques and help with assimilation of a professional resume, introducing students to our unique “Two-hour Principle Interview” methodology.
We are honoured with diverse students from all backgrounds and nationalities, age groups and cultures and welcome all to our Butler Training School.
The dress code for students attending the school and for site visits is as follows:
- Gentlemen must wear a shirt, collar and tie and a suit.
- Ladies: smart trousers / dress / skirt or blouse.
All students will need a notepad and pens.