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Housekeeping Training Program - New York-Tri State - Estate Management Solutions

Domestic Estate Management Association

Saturday, August 16, 2014 at 9:00 AM - Sunday, August 17, 2014 at 5:00 PM (EDT)

Housekeeping Training Program - New York-Tri State -...

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Standard Price Ended $599.00 $9.95

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Take your Housekeeper to the next level!

Estate Management Solutions has partnered with The Charles MacPherson Academy to bring it’s world-renowned Housekeeper training course to the professional. The 2-day training course features the exact same material taught in the famous Charles MacPherson Butler & Household Manager’s School.  

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During the program, students will have both classroom and hands-on classes.  Each student will receive a copy of the housekeeping & laundry workbook from the academy with intricate color drawings.  The subjects taught will include, but not limited to:


  • Understanding Personal Hygiene & Sanitation

  • Understanding the difference between housekeeping, housecleaning & deep cleaning

  • Cleaning tools required for the house of today

  • Different types of vacuums and what type is best used on which surface

  • Cleaning products both chemical and non chemical

  • Preparing daily cleaning caddy's and specialty caddy's based on the special projects at hand

  • Understanding the effects of Heat, Light & Humidity on household interiors

  • Cleaning technique’s to include best practices and "How to's" Rooms to be covered include, bedrooms, bathrooms and kitchens

  • Dealing with specialty surfaces such as wood cabinetry, stainless steel, ceramic, shower doors, blinds

  • How to correctly dust anything from delicate to everyday surfaces, this is the same technique used in museums such as The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Louvre and Buckingham Palace in London

  • Dealing with specialty items such as antiques, art, books, drapery’s, sculptures, painted and wallpapered walls, chandeliers and rugs

  • How to make the perfect 3-sheet method bed and turndown

  • Time management on how to schedule your time and keep track of what has been done and what do you need to do as well as when items in the house need to be cleaned

  • 9:00 am to 4:00 pm


  • Starting laundry class with understanding clothing/laundry labels and what do they mean?

  • How to correctly sort laundry for the wash

  • Folding methods 

  • Best practices for stain removal, including step by step instructions

  • Understanding the difference between a top loader and front loader and what can be cleaned in each type respectively

  • Understanding ironing techniques, based on different fabrics

  • Ironing temperature chart for all fabrics

  • How to safely wash a cashmere sweater by hand

  • 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

The last hour of the class on day two includes a special short presentation on how to correctly set an individual place setting for any meal/place setting.  Each student will receive a world renowned "Butler Stick" so that they understand and can execute correctly an individual place setting using the technique of "accuracy = symmetry and symmetry = beauty".

At the conclusion of this course, students who successfully complete the program and testing requirements will graduate with a certificate as per our governance.  We are the only traveling trainers in North America who are able to offer this certificate while teaching away from our academy.

This two-day class will be taught by Peter Van Ryder.



Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Email: Solutions@VanRyder.com

Phone: (214) 808-1301

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

No, you do not need to bring your ticket.

What is the refund policy?

In the event that you purchase this course and are unable to attend you can use a credit towards future EMS programs.

Is Lunch Included?

Lunch is NOT included with this course.  This gives students time to stretch their legs and get some oxygen flowing back into the brain.

Have questions about Housekeeping Training Program - New York-Tri State - Estate Management Solutions? Contact Domestic Estate Management Association

When & Where

The Arts Building - AudioOne/Promedia Training Suite
336 W. 37th Street
New York, NY 10018

Saturday, August 16, 2014 at 9:00 AM - Sunday, August 17, 2014 at 5:00 PM (EDT)

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Domestic Estate Management Association

The Domestic Estate Management Association provides an educational platform for Private Service Professionals interested in creating a better career.  Our membership consists of: Butlers, Caretakers, Domestic Couples, Elder Caregivers, Enlisted Aides, Estate Managers, Domestic Estate Managers, Domestic Estate Managers Association, Domestic Managers, Household Managers, House Managers, Housemen, Housekeepers, Major Domos, Nanny, Personal Assistants, Private Chefs, Private Service, Private Service Professionals, Professional Organizers, Personal Chefs, Private Jet Staff, Property Managers, Yacht Crew, Family Office, Executive Personal Assistants and Nannies.

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