1-3 Day Specialist Private Housekeeper

Our Specialist Private Housekeeping Training will be held at Amba Hotel Grosvenor in Victoria, London.  The course will be run as 3 separate training days covering 3 different modules, and the option is to attend any or all of the training days.  However, should you wish to attend more than one day, a discounted rate will apply.

Module 1

Module 1

Eco Friendly Approach to Housekeeping

  • Incorporating eco-friendly cleaning products, reducing the use of plastics and chemicals
  • How to create your own effective products from natural ingredients
  • How to care for luxury items and surfaces with an eco-friendly approach

Housekeeping Administration and Management Training

  • Management and organisation within a Housekeeping Department
  • Basic admin procedures to run an efficient Housekeeping Department
  • The role of the Housekeeper and their expected duties
Module 2

Module 2

Effective and Efficient Housekeeping Skills

  • Hands-on approach to understanding the effective and efficient method of deep cleaning within a Master Suite
  • Identifying the difference between daily and deep cleaning methods
  • Time management alongside attention to detail
  • Understanding and knowledge of different linen fabrics
  • How to handle a stain prior to laundry
  • How to store and/or fold appropriately
  • How to make a bed from start to finish
  • Daily, weekly, monthly and annual schedules for communal areas within a private household
  • Treating precious surfaces and soft furnishings
  • Set up and preparation of specific areas
Module 3

Module 3

Laundry Skills and Valeting; Wardrobe Management

  • Understanding laundry and valeting procedures
  • Care of Principals’ and Guests’ luxury items
  • Essential skills in care label reading
  • Effective stain treatment, washing and drying of different luxury fabrics
  • Laundry Room management
  • Valeting skills to Butler Standard
  • Haute Couture and Designer Label care and organisation
  • Efficient organisation of a wardrobe
  • Detailed wardrobe inventories

What’s Included:

  • 8-hour intensive housekeeping training per day
  • Refreshments during course (tea/coffee/water)
  • Light lunch provided
  • Exclusive Butler School Pad and Pen
  • Various handouts to accompany the training
  • Certificate of Excellence
Exclusive Butler School


Jul, 2020


Jul, 2020

Registration will be at 9.00am on each day, with the course ending at 6.00pm.

Please note should these dates not work for you, then we could look at alternative dates to work around your working schedule.  Please contact us for further details.

1 Day = £295.00 + VAT (£354.00 inc VAT)
2 Days = £495.00 + VAT (£594.00 inc VAT)
3 Days = £675.00 + VAT (£810.00 inc VAT)