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Congratulations to Michelle & Hantie! Butlers of the week

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At the South African Butler Academy we recognise achievement and this week two excellent ladies have "wowed" our team who are attending the current butler course.   Michelle Kemp   Michelle fits the Butler program very well and is a natural leader.  She is results driven and mindful of the talents of her fellow ...


Butler Training – The art of ‘Smoked Salmon’

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    Butler Training -  What is Smoked Salmon?   Smoked salmon is a preparation of salmon, typically a fillet that has been cured and hot or cold smoked. Due to its moderately high price, smoked salmon is considered a delicacy. Although the term lox is sometimes applied to smoked salmon, they are different products.   Smoked salmon is a popular ingredient in canapés, often combined ...


Butler Student Blog – Butler Training

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BUTLER BLOG - BUTLER ACADEMY TRAINING COURSE 8TH OF AUGUST 2013   The following took place on the 8th of August by P. Brodie The start of the day was and early rising for everybody as we were to be embarking on our first outing of the course and we needed to arrive ...


Butler Academy Training Reference “Virgin Active” Alice Lane

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Butler Training - Virgin Active Health Club   Virgin Active South Africa (Pty) Ltd 8 August 2013 Newton Cross South African Butler Academy     Dear Newton & South African Butler Academy, I would just like to extend my thanks once again for the impactful Guest Relations training you delivered to our Alice Lane Classic club staff.   The manner in which ...


Butler Training – Body Language and Behavior Skills

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  BUTLER TRAINING - BODY LANGUAGE   It seems almost incredible that, over the million or more years of man’s evolution, the non-verbal aspects of communication have been actively studied on any scale only since the 1960s and that the public has become aware of their existence only since Julius Fast published a ...


Next Butler Course – 14th of October 2013

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BUTLER COURSE - BUTLER TRAINING - BUTLER SERVICE - JOIN THE BUTLER ACADEMY   Get ready for our next course starting on the 14th of October 2013, space is limited - secure your space to avoid disappointment.   Students attending the Academy are comprised of those who are innovative to service, those seeking to upgrade their ...


Butler Academy welcomes course 29th of July 2013 – 14 Butlers

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Welcome Butler Students of Course 29th of July 2013!   The Butler Academy warmly welcome`s our new students who commenced with Butler Training yesterday.  With 14 new Butlers embarking on a new venture in life. Our students comprise of candidates who joined from the lovely Seychelles, United States of America, Malawi, Zimbabwe, ...


Butler Training – Silver Service

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Butler Training - Butler Service   Do you know how to remove the skin from "Salmon Fillet"? You simply use a fish fork and insert it into the skin and roll backwards. Remember "Silver Service" from the left hand side.    


“Finest Butler School in the World” Hotel Butler Training reference by Fancourt!

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      HOTEL BUTLER TRAINING - FANCOURT GEORGE - FEEDBACK   Dear South African Butler Academy Team - Mr. Newton Cross & Braam West, Warmest greetings from The Manor House at Fancourt.   I would like to take this opportunity to sincerely thank Mr. Cross and Mr. West for being our Mentors over the last eight days.   We ...


Butler Academy Course Photo Shoot June 2013

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  BUTLER TRAINING - INTERNATIONAL BUTLER SERVICE PHOTO SHOOT The Butler Academy is certainly the leader in Butler Training. Congratulations to all our students who graduated on the 6th of July 2013.  To all our viewers and friends enjoy the below video on our final photo shoot day.   Join us at the Butler ...