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Elegance – THE FINISHING SCHOOL

Build your self-esteem and confidence with Elegance – the first Finishing and Deportment School in the state of Goa, India.The portals of V.M. Salgaocar lnstitute of International Hospitality Education are open to young women to transform themselves into ladies with grace and finesse.

 

Program Features

What will you study?

Our social etiquette course will help you to navigate with confidence in an inter-culturally diverse environment and social life. This comprehensive program is designed to prep you with refinement, affability and polish to complement you in your social or professional life.

One Month Certificate Course

The four week course is especially designed to build self-esteem and confidence. This course focuses on topics of etiquette and dynamics of interaction with others.

 

Three Months Certificate Course

This comprehensive social etiquette course is divided into 12 Modules from table manners to dressing etiquette to more advanced social etiquette and savoir vivre.

Curriculum

One Month Certificate Course
Module 1 – Fine Dining Etiquette
  • Napkin Folding
  • Identifying types of glasses & cutlery and placement
  • Table set-up / Décor
  • Floral Art
Module 2 – Event Planning & Management
  • Preliminary steps to plan an event
  • Get organized
  • Preparation of checklist
  • Party Planning in different settings
Module 3 – Image Enhancement
  • Dress Sense (Choice of Attire) for the occasion, Power Dressing
  • Use of Accessories, Stole Draping, Carrying your Bag/Purse
  • Hairstyle & Make up
  • Personal Hygiene / Grooming
Module 4 – Art of Communication
  • Asking good Questions
  • Keeping a Positive Tone
  • Mastering Art of Communication as a guest
  • Mastering Art of Communication as a host
  • Hairstyle & Make up
  • Personal Hygiene / Grooming
Three Months Certificate Course
Module 1 – Fine Dining Etiquette
  • Napkin Folding
  • Identifying types of glasses & cutlery and placement
  • Table set-up / Décor
  • Floral Art
Module 2 – Event Planning & Management
  • Preliminary steps to plan an event
  • Get organized
  • Preparation of checklist
  • Party Planning in different settings
Module 3 – Image Enhancement
  • Dress Sense (Choice of Attire) for the occasion, Power Dressing
  • Use of Accessories, Stole Draping, Carrying your Bag/Purse
  • Hairstyle & Make up
  • Personal Hygiene / Grooming
Module 4 – Art of Communication
  • Asking good Questions
  • Keeping a Positive Tone
  • Mastering Art of Communication as a guest
  • Mastering Art of Communication as a host
  • Hairstyle & Make up
  • Personal Hygiene / Grooming
Module 5 – The Art of the Table
  • Formal Sitting Table
  • English Table / French Table
  • Manners / Service
  • 3 Course Elegant Dining Tutorial Luncheon(Slicing Cheese, Passing Port, Mastering Fruit Course with Knife)
  • Knowledge and use of Escargot, Fruit Cutlery etc.
Module 6 – Art of Entertaining & Being Entertained
  • Verbal Communication – Introduction, Handshake, Social Greeting,Forms of Address
  • Conversations & Voice Modulations
  • Gifting & Receiving
  • Courtesy, Order of Precedence and Dinner Seating
  • Cultural Awareness (Dos and Don’ts) & Avoiding Faux Pas Scenario
Module 7 – Poise & Deportment
  • Proper Posture
  • Graceful Standing, Walking and Sitting
  • Graceful Walking with Heels & Descending Staircase/Steps
  • In and out of the Car with Grace
  • Body Language and Gestures
Module 8 – Table Manners at a Restaurant
  • Restaurant Etiquette
  • As a Guest
  • As a Host
  • The Art of Conversation
  • Meet, Greet and Seat
Module 9 – Menu Planning & Structures
  • Menu Planning
  • Food & Drink Taboos
  • Pairing Food with Wine, Types of Wines
  • After Dinner Coffee Variables
  • High Tea & Tea Arrangement
Module 10 – Kitchen Skills
  • Cutting Techniques, Knife Skills
  • Soups, Stocks and Sauces
  • Basic Cooking Methods
  • Cuisine Concepts
  • Preparation & mise en place
Module 11 – Cake Making / Bakery
  • Types of Cakes and Cookies
  • Icing, Sauces, Cake Decoration
  • Mousses & Souffles
  • Muffins, Quick Bread
  • Bartica, Bebinca
Module 12 – Health & Wellnessy
  • Exercise (Zumba)
  • Meditation
  • Diet & Nutrition
  • Positivity
  • Dancing

GET IN TOUCH WITH US

V M Salgaocar Institute of International Hospitality Education
Manora - Raia,
Salcete, Goa, India. 403720
Fax - +91(0832)-6623111
+91(0832)-6623000, 6623001
info@vmsiihe.edu.in

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