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Butler Graduation | Class of October – December 2016

By Butler Academy



We are pleased to reflect on the past incredible Butler course, a course which has changed our lives in many ways. We thank each and every graduate for the passion and devotion towards SABA. Furthermore a big thank you to our 6 Cum Laude Graduates who mastered to be at the ...


Resort Butler Training | The Slate Resort Phuket, Thailand

By Butler Academy



The South African Butler Academy recently completed onsite International Hotel Butler Training at the prestigious The Slate Resort in Phuket, Thailand. We conducted an intensive 5 day Hotel Butler Training program. We focused on immense skills and abundance of product knowledge.  Thank you to The Slate Resort in Phuket, Thailand. See ...


18 April 2016 Butler Course – Fully booked! Apply for 18 July 2016?

By Butler Academy



Get ready for the next 8 - week Butler course   (July to September 2016) . There is no match. "job shadow, culinary extravaganza & aviation"  The South African Butler Academy will be offering our Signature International Butler course from the 18th of July 2016. The course is packed with skills, practicals, ...


Hotel Butler Training | Royal Livingstone Zambia – Sun International

By Butler Academy



It is with the greatest pleasure to announce our 4th successful International Seven Star Butler Training program conducted at the luxurious Royal Livingstone Hotel in Zambia.   Braam van der Westhuizen and Allison Mitchell two chief trainers at the South African Butler Academy conducted our signature hotel butler training program for 15 ...


Butler & Hospitality Training at Grand Hyatt Doha | Qatar

By Adriaan Coetzer



The South African Butler Academy did it again, The Grand Hyatt in Doha, Qatar receives incredible Butler training.   Mr. Cross and Mr. Coetzer provided an intensive 6 day Butler training program for different departments ranging from Front of House, Food and Beverage, Housekeeping, Rooms divisions, Butler and Concierge.  The Grand Hyatt ...


Next Butler Course: 10th of April 2017 – Apply Today!

By Butler Academy



The grand Butler training course awaits!   We are proud to introduce our next exclusive Butler course that will commence on the 10th of April 2017.  Having recently renovated and upgraded the Academy to the Luxurious Butler Mansion in Plattekloof, it is with great anticipation that we look forward to training at ...


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Butler Graduation Ceremony, class of Jan – March 2015

By Butler Academy



The spectacular 10 week Butler Course Graduation Ceremony took place at Quoin Rock wine estate.  Special awards where given to outstanding performances during the course. All students passed with excellent results in the high 90`s the class  average was 84% which is our highest thus far in 6 years!! At the ...


Class of January – March 2015 Photo Shoot

By Butler Academy



During every course we celebrate our achievements by ending with a memorable photo shoot. Step into the shoes of our butlers and we welcome you to our photo shoot day.       Thank you to Adriaan Coetzer for the beautiful photographs taken and our onsite video editing team. 


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Mixology class at the Butler Academy

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  Part of our syllabus is a wonderful practical module called Mixology. The art of mixing cocktails and understand the tools in preparing classic drinks. Take a look at our video:


Congratulations – The Maslow butler reaches new heights

By Butler Academy



SANDTON – Butler, Thebogo Rikhotso (24) who works at Sun International’s The Maslow in Sandton is making his mark in the hotel industry.   He comes from humble beginnings in a small village at Giyani in Limpopo and he is now going to places he never imagined.   Rikhotso’s passion and commitment to his ...