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Butler of the week – Susan McDonald

By Butler Academy



  Over the past 5 weeks, Susan has impressed with her hard work and dedication.  Her attention to detail and the passion with which she embraces and applies the technical skills and knowledge gained is admirable.   As an individual, she has grown with leaps and bounds and her true service heart ...


Butler Academy & The Blue Train

By Butler Academy



The Blue Train is unique - it is not merely a train but combines the luxury of the world's leading hotels with the charm of train travel. Think of it as an all inclusive luxury rail cruise with an opportunity to view South Africa's spectacular landscapes and visit interesting tourist attractions along the ...


Hotel Butler Training – Reference from The Michelangelo Hotel

By Butler Academy



The South African Butler Academy is privileged in conducting front of house, butler department and food & beverage training at the prestigious Michelangelo Hotel in Sandton, Johannesburg. We have trained a fine team of hotel ambassadors for this purpose and compiled all corresponding according to LQA standards.   We would like to share this special video ...


Butler Academy appoints assistant Hotel & Resort Butler Trainer

By Butler Academy



  Allison Mitchel joins the South African Butler Academy Training Team:    We’re delighted to announce the appointment of a new Assistant Trainer,Allison Mitchel a highly-respected Sales, Training & Marketing specialist within the Hospitality Industry. Allison has an enviable reputation in Sales with a background in the hospitality industry, heading up multiple departments and ...


Hotel Butler Training – Butler Training which delivers ‘world wide’ success

By Butler Academy



  Exceptional Hotel Butler Training: Practical and Effective! The South African Butler Academy is the leader in Hotel Butler Training world wide.  Providing cutting edge approach to emotional behaviours, interpersonal management skills and practical ability to perform duties in each department.   The South African Butler Academy team of experienced butler trainers delivers ...


Butler Training & Butler Service Video

By Butler Academy



  Join the South African Butler Academy  in 2014, a world of luxury and dedication awaits.    If you are a school leaver or turing 60 we welcome all students to the domestic hospitality world. We specialize in the placement of butlers, house managers, corporate butlers, estate managers, chefs, personal assistants and butler couples. ...


Butler Academy 2014 Video

By Butler Academy



  Join the South African Butler Academy for the next 8 week butler training course, be part of history in the making. We celebrate service and abundance of technical skills as we will be hosting 4 courses in 2014.  Apply early as space is limited due to exclusive employment available to ...


Newton Cross – Principal, South African Butler Academy on “Die Nataniel Tafel” – Napkins

By Butler Academy



Butler Academy on Kyknet " Die Nataniel Tafel"     We would like to thank  Nataniel and his amazing team of professionals for the outstanding opportunity to present on the history of napkins on "Die Nataniel Tafel"    "DIE SERVET! 'n Mooi groot spierwit lapservet is een van die koswêreld se grootste vreugdes en 'n ...


Hotel Butler Training – South African Butler Academy

By Butler Academy



The South African Butler Academy provides tailored Hotel Butler Training to many hotels across the world. Recently we trained the Beautiful and Luxurious Resort Fancourt in George.   Here is a snip view of our training curriculum:   SABA001 0f SABA 250 - GUEST CONSCIOUSNESS & ANTICIPATION SKILLS   BUTLING INTRODUCTION PERSONAL INTRODUCTION BODY LANGUAGE MORNING ROUTINE EVENING ROUTINE REQUIREMENTS OF ...


South African Butler Academy in the “City Press” Newspaper

By Butler Academy



    The South African Butler Academy is featured in the City Press Newspaper, take a look and enjoy the excellent read!     Did you know? The historical fiction drama The Butler is based on the real-life story of Eugene Allen (inset), who worked for the White House for 34 years. He started in 1952 as ...