DINING ETIQUETTE COURSES

As all of our courses are private, one-to-one instruction, we simply ask that you email us at etiquette@consultant.com your preferred date to take the course and we’ll do our best to accommodate your schedule.

For longer private courses, such as our 2 or 3-day Intensive Programs, please email etiquette@consultant.com for details and pricing.

Starting prices are listed as follows. 
*Please note the below pricing is for our standard trainers while pricing for our executive and Master trainers varies.

 

Virtual One-Hour Online Private Etiquette Course

  • One-hour session with an Etiquette trainer over zoom or a similar platform

  • Available only Monday – Saturday (Pending availability)

  • $299 (individual course cost)

  • Available for individuals only

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Power Hour Etiquette

    • One-hour in-person session (Central Melbourne location)

    • May only be used once per client

    • Available only Monday – Saturday (Pending availability)

    • $399 (individual course cost)

    • Available for individuals only, excluding lunch a one-hour session with an etiquette consultant, inviting individuals to ask all of their most burning questions on any etiquette topic.

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Private Courses: Two Hours

  • 12:00pm – 2pm (Central Melbourne Location)

  • Monday – Sunday (Pending availability)

  • $799 (individual course cost)

  • One-to-one instruction session excluding lunch

  • You may add a second person for an additional $425

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Private Courses: Three Hours

  • 10:00 am – 1 pm (Central Melbourne Location)

  • Monday – Sunday (Pending availability)

  • $1295 (individual course cost)

  • Consultation and instruction session including lunch with dining etiquette tutorial

  • The course includes bespoke one-to-one instruction and lunch over a dining etiquette tutorial.

  • You may add a second person for an additional $550

For longer private courses, such as our 2 or 3-day intensive programs, please email etiquette@consultant.com for details and pricing.

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Private Courses: Two-Day Intensive (5 hours)

  • 10:00 am – 1 pm (Central Melbourne Location)

  • Monday – Sunday (Pending availability)

  • $1950 (individual course cost)

  • The course is two hours on the first day and three hours on the second day

  • The course includes bespoke one-to-one instruction and lunch over a dining etiquette tutorial

  • You may add a second person for an additional $750

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POWER HOUR ETIQUETTE

The Path to Success

Power Hour Etiquette

    • One-hour in-person session (Central Melbourne location)

    • May only be used once per client

    • Available only Monday – Saturday (Pending availability)

    • $399 (individual course cost)

    • Available for individuals only, excluding lunch and a one-hour session with an etiquette consultant, inviting individuals to ask all of their most burning questions on any etiquette topic.

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POPULAR COURSES

A Comprehensive Approach

POPULAR COURSES INCLUDE:

Dining Expert (Day Course)

An extensive dining etiquette lesson which takes place during lunch, this course teaches all the skills needed for Western (British, Continental European and American) table etiquette. From which fork to use during an eight-course meal to dining conversation, all major dining topics are covered during this session.

  • Holding silverware and glasses correctly

  • Posture at the dining table

  • General dining manners – from casual to formal

  • Tea, coffee etiquette

  • Napkin etiquette

  • Soup & bread etiquette

  • Desserts

  • Understanding, ordering and tasting wine

  • Addressing common ethnic foods (from sushi to spaghetti)

  • Restaurant specific etiquette vs dining at private homes

  • Precedence: Who sits where? Who is served first?

  • Communicating with service staff

  • Gracious hosting and entertaining

  • Tricky foods and how to eat them (shellfish, bones)

  • Cell phone etiquette at the table

  • Tipping / paying the bill

  • Cocktail party etiquette

  • Finger foods – when is it okay to not use cutlery?

  • Making a toast

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PRIVATE COURSES: TWO HOURS

Expert Guidance

Private Courses: Two Hours

  • 12:00pm – 2pm (Central Melbourne Location)

  • Monday – Sunday (Pending availability)

  • $799 (individual course cost)

  • One-to-one instruction session excluding lunch

  • You may add a second person for an additional $425