Social Etiquette & Empowerment Online Training Course


The Emma Dupont School of Etiquette is delighted to offer its signature programme, the Ladies’ Three-Day Etiquette & Empowerment Course, as an online etiquette course for those who are unable to travel to London and wish to learn the life-enhancing skills from the comfort of their own home.

The course is designed specifically for international women who wish to understand the intricacies of British social etiquette along with increasing their social confidence, with the aim of developing an elegant and refined manner.

This eight module intensive programme, led exclusively by Emma Dupont through video tutorials, teaches the necessary skills enabling ladies to fully achieve their potential with maximum impact, from handling challenging people and feeling self-assured at social gatherings, to being beautifully dressed and poised at formal dining events.

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subjects covered:

POISED INTRODUCTIONS

  • Creating a good first impression
  • Introducing yourself correctly
  • Shaking hands
  • Social kissing
  • Remembering people’s names
  • What to do when you forget!
  • Confident conversation skills

GRACEFUL DEPORTMENT

  • Body language signals
  • Standing with poise
  • Elegant and professional walking styles
  • Sitting with composure
  • Getting in and out of a car and lift
  • Ascending and descending stairs


SOCIAL GRACES

  • Writing a social elevator pitch
  • Preparation beforehand including mindset and energy
  • Speaking with confidence
  • Introducing people in accordance with rank
  • How to walk up to strangers
  • How to include others
  • Working the room with elegance
  • How to excuse yourself politely
  • Following up effectively

    STYLISH DRESS CODES

    • Casual
    • Smart casual
    • Come as you are
    • Lounge suits (business)
    • Lounge suits (cocktail)
    • Black tie
    • White tie

    ELEGANT DINING

    • How an elegant woman dines
    • Different types of service in the UK
    • Chinaware, glassware, and flatware
    • Linens & table decorations
    • Seating plans
    • Holding flatware and glassware correctly
    • Napkin placement
    • The British place setting
    • How to eat tricky foods
    • How to handle mistakes and accidents
    • How to interpret who is paying the bill
    • Understanding the rules of tipping

      EXQUISITE ENTERTAINING

      • Different types of invitations
      • Guest lists and menu planning
      • Food and wine pairing
      • Table settings and seating plans
      • The guest’s responsibilities
      • How to ask your guests to leave!
      • Hostess gifts

      SOPHISTICATED COMMUNICATION

      • The essential stationery collection
      • Writing formal and informal invitations
      • The importance of RSVP
      • Wedding invitations
      • Personal and business letters
      • Social media
      • Mobile telephone manners
      • Personal and business email

      DECADENT AFTERNOON TEA

      • The history of afternoon tea
      • The Seventh Duchess of Bedford
      • The difference between high tea and afternoon tea
      • Dress codes and the tea gown
      • The Fourth Earl of Sandwich
      • Correct style of sandwich & fillings
      • The history of the scone & layering
      • King Charles II & the history of tea
      • Selecting tea & steeping
      • How to serve tea
      • Stirring & drinking tea correctly

      video training Course duration: 5 hours
      lifetime access to all 8 training modules, led exclusively by emma dupont
      comprehensive notes included
      mini quiz to test knowledge & understanding
      certificate of completion


      INVESTMENT (INCLUDING TAXES):
      6 monthly payments of £99:

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      The six-month payment plan is a limited offer. available until 31 march 2020
      standard payment of £595:

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