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We did it again! Banyan Tree, Seychelles receives Hotel Butler Training

By Adriaan Coetzer



South African Butler Academy recently conducted Butler & Hospitality Training at the Banyan Tree Resort in the Seychelles.  The Butler Academy conducted an 8 day program for Butlers /Front of House / Food & Beverage / Guest Relations.  The program focused on attention to details, body language, product knowledge, Leading ...


Butler Training – Step into our classroom

By Butler Academy



Recently the butler students on the current course received top training lessons at Fairview and the Spice Route. It is important to have knowledge of cheese, chocolate and wine. The butler is a knowledgable person and provides a seamless service to his / her client. Here at the Academy we ...


Valet Skills – understanding garment care

By Butler Academy



Students at the Butler Academy are taught the role and function, both historical, of the valet. Traditionally the Valet is responsible for the male principle`s clothing and shoes.  Today the Butler is responsible to understand these fundamental duties. Valet skills are taught to students such as shoe polishing, packing and ...


Food & Wine Pairing – Butler Training

By Butler Academy



Part of the Butler Academy signature training is Food & Wine pairing. The Butler Academy believes in order to promote seven star service you are  required to experience seven star service first hand. Wine and Food is utterly important for any Butler, as he or she will be serving or ...


Butlers working at VIP Wedding – The Royal Service Portfolio

By Butler Academy



Students on the current Butler course had a unique opportunity to work at a VIP wedding in Citrusdal, South Africa. Butler students had several duties and each duty was executed with precision. From receiving guests to serving meals and ensuring a smooth service flow.   The faculty is proud of the achievements ...


Butlers Employed, Congratulations!

By Butler Academy



The Academy would like to share incredible news with the world , 2 of our Butler students on the current 8 week Butler course in Cape Town received top employment this week. Our Butler students are currently busy with week 4 of the 8 week course. The demand for professionally ...


Butler Academy off to the Seychelles – Banyan Tree Resort

By Butler Academy



The Butler Academy has signed an international Contract with Top Hotel / Resort Banyan Tree Seychelles! The Butler Academy will be conducting our 7 star diamond program, training Butlers and several Head of Departments. The Butler Academy is on top of any GM`s list when it comes to excellent service ...


Congratulations – Hotel Butler Training, The Royal Livingstone Zambia

By Butler Academy



The South African Butler Academy is currently conducting a signature Hotel Butler training program in Zambia at the Royal Livingstone Hotel. The Royal Livingstone Hotel is a luxurious 5*plus hotel situated on the Zambian side of the Victoria FallsThe hotel stretches along the banks of the Zambezi River, just a short walk ...


Newton Cross talks about Valet Service on “Nataniel Tafel”

By Butler Academy



It is an incredible honour to have been welcomed back for a 3rd time on the "Nathaniel Tafel" show which is showcased every Tuesday evening at 20:00 on channel 144 DSTV.  On the latest show, our Principal Mr. Cross shared ideas on how to:  wash dishes; set the most beautiful tea tray;  pack the perfect suitcase for long or short journeys whilst using luxury products such as ...


Butler Training – Virgin Active Health Club Melrose Arch Johannesburg

By Butler Academy



The South African Butler Academy completed a 3rd Butler Training program for Virgin Active. With Virgin Active Classic at Melrose Arch,  they have created a health club experience that redefines health clubs. And being a Classic Health Club, you are assured of the highest standards in comfort, training equipment, ambience and, ...