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Ayada Maldives reference

By Butler Academy



Dear Mr Newton, It's a pleasure of having you here and share with us your un-relentless passion to train us. Will be forwarding to you soonest what you've requested. Have a safe journey and looking forward for your next visit. Lynn HR


The Cosmopolitan?

By Butler Academy



The Cosmopolitan is a very simple concoction with disputed origins. There is a written record of this mix dating back to the 1930’s, although it used gin instead of vodka and raspberry juice instead of cranberries. The "Cosmo" is served as an aperitif drink also known as a pre dinner drink. Contains, ...


Mindfulness! Butler uses their senses!

By Butler Academy



During our signature Hotel Butler training program we cover the art of mindfulness. Mindfulness is the intentional, accepting and non-judgmental focus of one's attention on the emotions, thoughts and sensations occurring in the present moment, which can be trained by meditational practices that are described in detail in the Buddhist tradition. Mindfulness ...


South African Butler Academy is a member of?

By Butler Academy



The South African Butler Academy is a proud member of The International Butlers Guild & Recruitment Devision, also a member of the European Butler Association.The Federated Hospitality Association and The International Advisory Board is a global network of experts with integrity, value and taste who have agreed to give the ...


It is important to be health & safety aware?

By Butler Academy



Are you familiar with the health and safety standard at your residence / establishment of employment? Take a glance at this quick test below to get a fair idea? 1 -Hazards’ can be defined as anything that can lead to illness, injury or damage to your property. 2 - Ergonomics is the study ...


Butler Academy manual is handy?

By Butler Academy



Your Butler manuals are a handy guide containing images from the modern content, with summaries from what was taught in the lesson, making them a great learning tool to use in conjunction with your course videos. The Butler Course website is a must for every Butler!


SABA course documents provides you with a wealth of information?

By Butler Academy



Your supporting Butler Academy course documents provides you with a wealth of information needed to guide and polish up your skills required in the Butler & Hospitality industry. These components to your courses communicate an accurate description of the course, including the topics that will be covered, practicals and assessments ...


The History of the Handshake?

By Butler Academy



The act of shaking hands came about some time during the Roman Empire, not out of respect and good will, but out of fear. In order for two men to become friends, they first had to make sure that the other would not attack. They either laid their weapons on the ...


London has the highest number of super-rich individuals per square mile

By Butler Academy



London has the highest number of super-rich individuals per square mile than anywhere else on Earth. In the United States, the Income of the top 1% accounts for 20% of the national income. Countries like India, China and Canada are recruiting more Butlers than ever before. Here are some qualities of ...


The number of Butlers worldwide?

By Butler Academy



The South African Butler Academy is privilege to have trained over 1030 Butlers since 2009, this includes residential butlers and resort/hotel butlers.  The growing demand is spectacular! The Academy estimates that there are  a few million professional butlers in the world today. Note that the term "butler" is defined differently by different ...