Online Class: Etiquette Consultant

This course offers an excellent guide to setting up and conducting a successful etiquette consulting business, covering all basics from answering the first phone call to completing contracts.

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Course Description

Mastering the Art of Social Grace: Your Comprehensive Guide to Etiquette Consulting

Step into the refined world of etiquette consulting, where manners matter and social grace is paramount. This meticulously crafted course serves as your dual roadmap, with Part 1 delving deep into the intricate maze of etiquette protocols, while Part 2 equips you with the entrepreneurial know-how to establish your own consultancy.

Part 1: The Etiquette Essentials

  • Lesson 1: Unveil the heart of etiquette. Embark on a journey that demystifies definitions and unveils the essence of courteous conduct.

  • Lesson 2: Voice, the hidden marker of grace. Master the nuances of vocal preparation, telephone demeanor, and the art of navigating challenging conversations with finesse.

  • Lesson 3: The dance of personal encounters. Explore the etiquette of greetings, introductions, the significance of handshakes, and the intricate choreography of using titles correctly.

  • Lesson 4: Beyond words - your posture, your statement. Delve into the subtleties of sitting, walking, and dressing aptly. Decode the elegance behind terms like "Black Tie" and "White Tie."

  • Lesson 5: The everyday symphony of manners. Embellish your knowledge with table etiquettes, the polite art of tipping, and the timeless charm of thank-you notes.

  • Lesson 6: Reading between the lines. Discover the silent power of body language and master the etiquette of engaging conversations.

  • Lesson 7: Embracing global grace. With an ever-shrinking world, understanding cross-cultural etiquette becomes indispensable, especially when the core content caters to the US-centric view of manners.

Part 2: Building Your Etiquette Empire

  • Lesson 8: Crafting your professional persona. Understand what it takes to step into the esteemed shoes of an etiquette consultant.

  • Lesson 9: The art of consultation. Unveil the secrets behind impactful etiquette consultations that leave lasting impressions.

  • Lesson 10: Your business blueprint. Learn the foundational steps for launching a thriving consulting business.

  • Lesson 11: Seal the deal. Dive into contractual nuances, ensuring both you and your client's interests align perfectly.

  • Lesson 12: Your toolkit. Get hands-on with practical samples, templates, and forms tailored for your business.

Whether you envision yourself as the next sought-after etiquette consultant or simply aspire to elevate your personal and professional interactions, this course promises a transformative journey. Dive in, and let's craft a legacy of grace and elegance together.

  • Completely Online
  • Self-Paced
  • Printable Lessons
  • Full HD Video  
  • 6 Months to Complete
  • 24/7 Availability
  • Start Anytime
  • PC & Mac Compatible
  • Android & iOS Friendly
  • Accredited CEUs
Universal Class is an IACET Accredited Provider

Course Lessons

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Lesson 1: Introduction

The practice of etiquette is the practice of courtesy or civility. Additional lesson topics: FabJob Guide to Become an Etiquette Consultant With CD-ROM FabJob Guides ; The Emily Post Institute, Inc.; Etiquette For Dummies 11 Total Points
  • Lesson 1 Video
  • Lesson discussions: Reasons for Taking this Course
  • Complete Assignment: An Introduction
  • Assessment: Exam 1

Lesson 2: On The Telephone

In the presence of others, keeping your vocal volume low will be appreciated by those around you as well as by the person you’re speaking with. Additional lesson topics: Ten Cell Phone Manners; Tips for the Receptionist or Secretary- Telephone Tips 10 Total Points
  • Lesson 2 Video
  • Assessment: Exam 2

Lesson 3: Greetings and Introductions

Greeting someone you know is a vital part of courtesy and goodwill. All societies have some form of greeting. They are basic to civilized interaction. Additional lesson topics: Business Etiquette: How to Make A Correct Greeting; How to Respond to a Greeting; A Hug? A Kiss? Or, a Handshake? Manners for Great Greetings! 9 Total Points
  • Lesson 3 Video
  • Assessment: Exam 3

Lesson 4: Sitting Positions, Walking Styles, and Proper Attire in Different Situations

In conversation, slumping or slouching, whether standing or sitting, conveys laziness and disrespect. Additional lesson topics: SEATING ETIQUETTE; Think You Own the Sidewalk?; Etiquette by New York Pedestrians Is Showing a Strain 10 Total Points
  • Lesson 4 Video
  • Assessment: Exam 4

Lesson 5: Manners, Table Manners, Tips and Tipping, and Thank You Notes

Codes of courtesy abound in our daily lives. There are some areas worthy of considering. Additional lesson topics: TABLE MANNERS TIPS; General Tipping Guide; Modern Manners: Table Etiquette for the Digital Age 11 Total Points
  • Lesson 5 Video
  • Assessment: Exam 5

Lesson 6: Nonverbal Communication (Body Language) and Conversational Etiquette

Nonverbal cues are our actions and behaviors, facial expressions and gestures, and vocal cues. They cover considerations of personal space, touch, body movement, and tone of voice, among others. Additional lesson topics: Conversation Etiquette; Improving Your Nonverbal Skills and Reading Body Language; How to Converse Properly: Several Tips From Old Etiquette Books 10 Total Points
  • Lesson 6 Video
  • Assessment: Exam 6

Lesson 7: Cross-Cultural Etiquette

Every etiquette guideline is up for redefining in cross-cultural contexts, as every cultural ideology has its own perceptions and demonstrations of courtesy, respect, honesty, and civility. Additional lesson topics: Cross-Cultural Business Etiquette; Country Guides 10 Total Points
  • Lesson 7 Video
  • Assessment: Exam 7

Lesson 8: How to Prepare for this Career

A career in etiquette consulting generally does not require extensive training in formal programs, although it certainly can. Instead, the primary skills needed to enter this field of work include good manners, knowledge about etiquette, and good communication skills with others. Additional lesson topics: What Is Social Intelligence? Why Does It Matter?; Etiquette Consultant Jobs; Several Reasons You Should Invest Your Time in Networking 10 Total Points
  • Lesson 8 Video
  • Assessment: Exam 8

Lesson 9: Conducting Etiquette Consultations

The situations in which you will find yourself as an etiquette consultant vary widely since etiquette is an important part of every level of society and all of our social and business interactions and activities. Additional lesson topics: Etiquette Consultant Salary in United States; How to Become a Certified Etiquette Consultant 10 Total Points
  • Lesson 9 Video
  • Assessment: Exam 9

Lesson 10: Starting Your Own Etiquette Consulting Business

There are many steps involved in starting your own business. Approach this process one step at a time and be careful not to overwhelm yourself. Additional lesson topics: 10 Steps to Starting a Business; Business Plans: A Step-by-Step Guide 10 Total Points
  • Lesson 10 Video
  • Assessment: Exam 10

Lesson 11: Sample Contractual Agreements

A contract is an agreement between two parties that involves an exchange of something. In this case, as an etiquette consultant, you are exchanging services for money. Additional lesson topics: Free Consulting Agreement 10 Total Points
  • Lesson 11 Video
  • Assessment: Exam 11

Lesson 12: Other Forms and Samples

This lesson contains additional samples for forms you will need as an etiquette consultant. 63 Total Points
  • Lesson 12 Video
  • Lesson discussions: End of Course Poll; Course Comments; Program Evaluation Follow-up Survey (End of Course)
  • Assessment: Exam 12
  • Assessment: The Final Exam
Total Course Points

Learning Outcomes

By successfully completing this course, students will be able to:
  • Describe what exactly an etiquette consultant is and what they do.
  • Describe etiquette protocols for telephone communication.
  • Summarize sitting positions, walking styles, and proper attire in different situations.
  • Recognize manners, table manners, tips and tipping, thank you notes.
  • Describe nonverbal communication (body language) and conversational etiquette.
  • Recognize cross-cultural etiquette.
  • Summarize the procedures of an etiquette consultation.
  • Summarize steeps need to start your own etiquette consulting business.
  • Demonstrate mastery of lesson content at levels of 70% or higher.

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Course Title: Etiquette Consultant
Course Number: 9770434
Lessons Rating: 4.8 / 5 Stars (622 votes)
Languages: English - United States, Canada and other English speaking countries
Availability: This course is online and available in all 50 states including: California, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, New York, Pennsylvania, Ohio, and Texas.
Last Updated: September 2023
Course Type: Self-Paced, Online Class
CEU Value: 0.6 IACET CEUs (Continuing Education Units)
CE Accreditation: Universal Class, Inc. has been accredited as an Authorized Provider by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET).
Grading Policy: Earn a final grade of 70% or higher to receive an online/downloadable CEU Certification documenting CEUs earned.
Assessment Method: Lesson assignments and review exams
Instructor: UniversalClass Instructional Team
Syllabus: View Syllabus
Course Fee: $120.00 U.S. dollars

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