Modern British and Western Etiquette for Ladies and Gentlemen

Some argue that the concept of being a gentleman is archaic. Others argue that the rules of being a gentleman have not and cannot change.

Any man who wants to rise above and stand out (in a good way) needs to keep in mind a few things that separate a modern gentleman from, well, everyone else. A Man with manners, charisma and style is unique, he will stand out from the crowd – A True Gentleman is a matter of choice.

You may be a princess or the richest woman in the world, but you cannot be more than a lady. (Lady Randolph Churchill)

The more you act like a lady, the more he’ll act like a gentleman.

This course is designed to cover all aspects of etiquette, akin to the type of training received by the Royal family. The programme is tailored to meet the requirements of the individual or respective groups, it covers the essential elements required of ladies and gentlemen in todays society.

Social Etiquette and Good Manners

  • A brief history of etiquette
  • Meeting, greeting and small talk
  • Good manners
  • Starting a conversation in an unknown environment

Business Protocol

  • Networking skills
  • Corporate entertaining: Formal and informal
  • Business protocol Business cards Follow up effectively Managing meetings
  • Organization skills

Fine Dining Etiquette

  • Understanding menus
  • Table manners
  • Which cutlery to use
  • The table setting – formal and informal
  • Unfamiliar cuisine
  • Conversation and listening skills

Personal Image

  • How to create a professional Image
  • Dressing for your body shape
  • How to use colour and accessories
  • Personal grooming for a polished result
  • Creating a powerful and impactful presence
  • Building the successful work wardrobe for all occasions

Body Language

  • How to read non-verbal communication
  • Avoid communicating the wrong message
  • Posture, poise and deportment
  • Sitting and standing in style How to walk confidently
  • Hands and face expression awareness

Public Speaking

  • How to deliver a speech confidently
  • Voice tone
  • Inflection, intonation and enunciation
  • Vocal exercises Correct pronunciation
  • Engaging and knowing your audience

Duration: From 3 half days

Duration and price may vary according to age and group size. Please enquire with more specific information for more details.

Contact us for a free 30 min consultancy.