Two-Day Etiquette & Empowerment Course for teenage girls

The Emma Dupont School of Etiquette’s Signature Programme, the Lady’s Etiquette & Empowerment Course, has been specifically modified for teenage girls.

This two-day intensive programme teaches young ladies the necessary skills enabling them to develop and mature with confidence and grace, ensuring they achieve their potential with maximum impact, from handling challenging situations to feeling confident and self-assured at large social gatherings.

A framed certificate will also be provided along with notes for them to keep and refer back to in the future.

Day 1

First Impressions & Social Graces

  • Introducing yourself and others correctly
  • Shaking hands and social kissing
  • Small talk and the British sense of humour
  • How to walk up to strangers
  • Mastering your social elevator pitch
  • How to include others
  • How to excuse yourself from a conversation

Dining Etiquette

  • The different types of service
  • Setting the table correctly
  • Using all types of cutlery and understanding their use
  • Which bread plate and glass to use
  • Napkin placement and use
  • Knowing when to start and pacing your meal
  • Eating awkward cuisine
  • How to cope when things go wrong at the table
  • Passing and offering food
  • When to excuse yourself from the table
  • The difference between formal and informal dining

You will then enjoy a delicious three-course luncheon* with Emma at one of London’t finest restaurant to put your new dining skills into practice.

*Three-course fixed priced menu including soft drinks.

    DAY 2

    Deportment & Personal Grooming

    • Making a confident entrance
    • Sitting with poise
    • Knowing how to stand and walk elegantly
    • Entering and leaving a room with style
    • Getting in and out of a car
    • Personal hygiene
    • Hair & make up

    Modern Technology & Traditional Correspondence

    • Different style of communication
    • Good manners in the online world
    • Internet safety
    • Cyber bullying and what to do if it happens
    • Social networking etiquette
    • Mobile phone etiquette
    • Formal and informal letter writing
    • Invitations and RSVP’s
    • Thank you note etiquette

    The course will conclude with Afternoon Tea at Fortnum & Mason’s Diamond Jubilee Salon where you will learn the customs, history and etiquette of this quintessential British pastime over sandwiches, scones and cakes to celebrate your completion of the programme.

    2 day course
    private tuition

    Group prices on request

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