April sees a significant milestone reached by the Maritime Skills Academy (MSA) after gaining GUEST accreditation for its Superyacht Stewardess Introduction Course.
The 1-week course, which MSA runs in partnership with the Exclusive Butler School (EBS) is the only internationally accredited maritime hospitality and service training program available to crew working in the luxury super yacht sector.
The audit process for GUEST is rigorous and represents the high level of quality training standards required to be an approved provider.
Mark Jaenicke, Training & Performance Director says: We are thrilled to have been awarded GUEST approval for our Stewardess introduction course. The process was extremely thorough and proved the competence of our procedures and Trainers. This gives us full confidence in the quality we are delivering, as well showing the industry we have a reputable course on offer.
Whether you are currently a maritime hospitality professional looking to take the steps necessary to unlock your professional potential or you’re new to the maritime industry and looking to explore distinguished careers in hospitality, this one-week course will give you the practical experience and expert knowledge to set you apart and give you a head start in the industry.
During the 1 week course, delegates will cover areas such as, Welcome to the Industry, Elite Housekeeping Standards, Wardrobe Management and Valeting, Packing and Unpacking, Elite Table Service Skills, Wine Service and Knowledge, Mixology Masters, Flower Arranging and Table Decoration, Organising & Hosting a Special Event.
Further details can be found at https://www.maritimeskillsacademy.com/course/superyacht-chalet-steward-ess-interior-course/
Maritime Skills Academy in brief:
The Maritime Skills Academy is helping the industry set new standards by delivering a new level of marine, fire safety and simulator training.
Today, with a focus on personal service, we offer over 500 expert courses to over 5,000 delegates annually. As a Maritime & Coastguard Agency , Global Wind Organisation and GUEST accredited course provider and MNTB recognised centre, we are as proud to be meeting the high standards of commercial operators as we are in supporting individuals to maintain or build their professional development.
With training centres in Dover and Portsmouth, we offer STCW Safety, commercial Fire, GWO, Hospitality and now Deck and Engine Simulator training
Exclusive Butler School in brief:
The Exclusive Butler School Trainers have over 100 years’ combined TOP British Private Household Butler experience, and all have experience working for the British Royal Family at venues such as Buckingham Palace and other Royal Households around the globe.
Whether you choose our Two-Week Intensive Butler Training Course; our Superyacht and Chalet Steward/ess Interior Course; or our Bespoke Tailored Butler/Hospitality Training, our team of highly qualified personnel will provide you with the essential knowledge that you will need incorporating core traditional skills along with the latest requirements of the modern-day Butler.
We are one of the only Butler Schools able to assist you in finding your next role within a private household.
Tel: +44 (0)300 303 8393