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From the Pharaohs of Egypt to the Victorian age right up to today, the butler was and is a prominent position. They're known to run a very strict hierarchy and hold a position of managing the home and staff. In this lesson, Julius will explain the history behind the butler and where the term 'butler' comes from.

What you'll learn in The history and traditions of a butler lesson

  • The history of a butler
  • What a butler is
  • How to become a butler

Who the Butler fundamentals course is for

This online course is aimed at new and aspiring butlers and service staff required to perform butler duties.


Julius Smith

Julius Smith is an English butler and house manager with over 30 years of experience serving the exclusive households and events.

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