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International Application process

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The Butler Academy entry requirements for International candidates?

English is one of our main requirements, no previous training or experience is required but it does aid in any employment situation. Please note we require Basic English for our Butler Training purposes.  We have no preference to age or gender as we offer employment to all ages both male and female.  The most important requirement is “passion” being alive and pleasant. These are the main attributes of a committed butler!


The Application process:


Please apply via the apply button and complete the short application form.


A telephone interview or a Skype interview might be required we will inform you via email. The Academy will send via an email a formal application form for completion.


 – Possess a valid passport; you can enter the country on a visitor’s visa for 2 months with a return ticket.

– Pay the deposit fee when signing up and pay the remaining sum no later than 20 days prior to the start of the course.


Please send us your CV as well as a formal photo and indicate which course you wish to attend. The Butler Academy Class Guardian Mr. West will be in contact with you. He will guide you and assist with the application process.


Please note we include everything in our unique international package. Please note we include the following:


  • – Accommodation (en-suite room with use of the full Butler Villa) Situated 5 min walk from the Academy
  • – Meal per day, we do not include breakfast or dinner, at the Butler Academy we prepare many meals which will be taken to the Butler Villa for you to enjoy. Please note we have a wonderful shopping mall located at the Butler Academy for you to purchase any favorite ingredients
  • – Airport transfer to and from the Academy Butler Villa
  • – Full Butlers Uniform, Butlers Bow Tie and Apron
  • – Butler stationery
  • – Excursions to wine farms in  historic wine towns
  • – Full Butlers Course
  • – Professional Photo Shoot at the end of your course
  • – Public transport available to all international students who wish to explore the beauty and mulch-cultural Cape Town

Butler Tip:  Success is not guaranteed. Success requires devotion and the ability to combine technical skills with energy, passion and commitment. We at the Butler Academy will become your new professional family; our doors are open forever as memories last forever here at the Butler Academy.

2 Responses

  1. Butler El-marie says:

    What is butler service?

    Butler service is….
    Technical skills plus ENERGY, PASSION AND COMMITMENT!!

  2. Ali Hameed says:

    Warm Greetings from Maldives..

    I am very much interested in a international butler training, and have been following your school through FB for months. I am Local trained butler but feel to get international guidance to move on being a butler.

    Please advice how to procede.

    Best Regards
    Ali Hameed

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