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Butler Academy off to Doha, Grand Hyatt Butler Training

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The South African Butler Academy is proudly the first choice when it comes to International Butler training and mastering the art of true Butler service. The Butler Academy will be heading up the Butler team at the Grand Hyatt in Doha. We look forward to an exciting program filled with ...


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Butler Graduation Ceremony, class of Jan – March 2015

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The spectacular 10 week Butler Course Graduation Ceremony took place at Quoin Rock wine estate.  Special awards where given to outstanding performances during the course. All students passed with excellent results in the high 90`s the class  average was 84% which is our highest thus far in 6 years!! At the ...


Class of January – March 2015 Photo Shoot

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During every course we celebrate our achievements by ending with a memorable photo shoot. Step into the shoes of our butlers and we welcome you to our photo shoot day.       Thank you to Adriaan Coetzer for the beautiful photographs taken and our onsite video editing team. 


Sushi classes at the Butler Academy

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Part of our unique butler training program is our cooking modules. This week at the Butler Academy our wonderful students experience hands-on training in the art of making Sushi. It is so important to us as that our SABA butlers are practical and go multitask by cooking a variety of ...


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Mixology class at the Butler Academy

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  Part of our syllabus is a wonderful practical module called Mixology. The art of mixing cocktails and understand the tools in preparing classic drinks. Take a look at our video:


Congratulations – The Maslow butler reaches new heights

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SANDTON – Butler, Thebogo Rikhotso (24) who works at Sun International’s The Maslow in Sandton is making his mark in the hotel industry.   He comes from humble beginnings in a small village at Giyani in Limpopo and he is now going to places he never imagined.   Rikhotso’s passion and commitment to his ...


Butler training the art of food & wine pairing!

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The Academy believes in practical training, at Creation Wines in Hermanus we receive hands on training about the vinification of wine and incredible food combinations. We simply love the abundance of passion for wine! Creation is located in the "hemel and aarde" valley as this valley  is known for producing ...


Congratulations to the Butler School, VVIP service!

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This month the Butler School assisted VVIP`s at the glamorous residence of the Pentagon & Oceana Villas. Pentagon villa was designed by well know architect Stefan Antoni.     It is said to be the new benchmark in contemporary seaside living. It has highly desirable location and address, unobstructed sea views, ground breaking contemporary ...


Table practical exam, Butler Training

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Take a sneak peak into the Academy table exams. At the prestigious Butler Academy we allow students the opportunity to show off their talents. Each course student butlers receives a theme. The theme may be Valentines day, Christmas lunch, Halloween or a simple evening setting. The Academy trainers assess each ...


Top honours for the South African Butler Academy by Sun International

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Sun International Hotels give top honours to the South African Butler Academy. Recently on the travel news page on their website we received a massive praise for our work done. Thank you kindly~ we return for our 4th contract at The Royal Livingstone this June.     Please click on the image for ...