This is a 9 Week Course – Class Every Thursday
July 5th thru August 30th, 2012
1:30 PM to 3:30 PM
Students: Bring Notebook & Pen! This class is taught in English Only!
You are welcome to come any Thursday or every Thursday for 9 weeks.
At the Vickers House South – 3801 Georgia Avenue, West Palm Beach 33405
This Course will teach how to be a Professional working in a Wealthy Home explaining the any things you need to know to work as a : Housekeeper, Maid, Houseman, Cook, Chef, Butler, House Manager, Social Assistant, Lady’s Maid, Valet, Laundress or any Position in a Wealthy Household. Instruction in detail on Serving at Table /Table Setting / Informal Serving / Formal Serving.
Instructor: Kim Kepler of “The Palm Beach Housekeeper.com”
Course Objectives: To provide Students with the knowledge of how they should look, act and what they will be expected to know. This course will help if you are new to these jobs or if you need more detailed skills. For those not seeking employment you can Learn How to Set a lovely Dinner Table and refine your personal etiquette to have a more organized home or a fabulous party.
July 5th: How to Interview for the Job/Writing Your Resume/What to look for in a Employer/What I Can Do/Letters of Reference/Working with Staff/Questions to Ask
July 12th: Your Appearance to Interview and on the Job/Uniforms/Greeting Guests/Duties in the House or Estate/Making Introductions/Drinks for Guests
July 19th: Answering the Phone /Housekeeping /Bathrooms /Bedrooms /Linen Closets /Folding Linens/Cleaning Ideas and Suggestions
July 26th: Clothing Closets/Packing/Guest Rooms/Laundry /Ironing /The Household Directory/Organizing/Service Phone List/Household Repairs/House Security
August 2nd: Flowers /Candles /The Kitchen/Working with a Chef/Table Linens /Folding Napkins/Table Setting Rules /Knives /Forks /Spoons/Serving Utensils
August 9th: China Care /Polishing Sterling /Serving Wine /Glasses /Plates /Bowls /Cups /Serving Coffee /Serving Tea /Serving Drinks/The Everyday Table Setting
August 16th: Setting the Table/Styles of Serving at Table /Serving at Table/Clearing at Table
August 23rd: You Set the Table for Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner/Learn about a Six Course Formal Dinner
August 30th: The Party Check List /44 Things to Never Do!
Call Vickers House South – 561 804-4975
Or Stop by at 3801 Georgia Avenue, West Palm Beach
All Classes and Services are FREE!!!