Polish your politesse and swat up on the rules of civility with this crash-course in etiquette and social graces.
William will coach the participants through the essential rules of correct behaviour and demonstrate how 'old fashioned' values and customs can be adapted to the modern world.
Handshakes, kisses and hugs: how and when to greet
Meeting and greeting people from other cultures
Introducing yourself and others
Use of first names
Small talk that doesn't involve the weather
Timekeeping and timescales
Menus for all occasions and fussy eaters
The politics of seating plans
Sending and replying to invitations
How and when to write a charming thank you letter
Carriage and gait
Making an entrance
Leaving a good impression
Understanding every-day body language signals
Decoding dress codes
How not to look out of place
Town vs country
The silent class indicators of dress
£300 per person, inclusive of VAT.
Cost includes morning and afternoon refreshments, light lunch and tuition.