This hands-on workshop will equip you with international dining skills, the confidence and poise needed for any social, business or cocktail party, reception or networking event. So, come join us for a practical dining experience with an international dining etiquette specialist !
DATE & TIME: (For dates please contact us)
20th March (Saturday), 11am- 2pm
25th April (Sunday), 11am- 2pm
VENUE: Toorak Corporate, 23 Milton Parade, Malvern, Victoria-3144
PREREQUISITE: Suitable for age 16 & above.
WORKSHOP TAKE-AWAY: International Dining Etiquette Handbook & Letter of completion
-Formal & Informal Place Settings for a 3,5 & 7 course meal (Practical)
-Correctly identifying & demonstrating the two universally accepted styles of dining
-Dining decorum & gracefully handling difficult foods & situations
-Flatware & Stemware Protocol
-Identifying various chopsticks & demonstrating its correct use
-Protocol for Passing, Ordering, Paying and Tipping
-Napkin Folding & Etiquette
-International Forms of Service
-Eating Soup Gracefully
-Dining Dos and Don’ts
*Dietary Information: The various foods served as part of the dining tutorial is vegetarian. In case of dietary requirements & allergies, we welcome you to contact us before booking.
Bookings are essential and 100% in advance. Limited seats per batch!
What you will learn
- Different styles of Dining - American & Continental
- Formal & Informal place settings
- Practical dining experience
What you will get
- Art of Fine Dining Handbook & Letter of Completion
What to wear
Age 16 & above
Dash Finishing School was established in Melbourne, Australia in 2016 as an initiative to encourage self-development and personality enhancement for children, girls and boys as well as men and woman alike. We offer courses that aim to enrich every aspect of a participant’s personality, creativity and appearance thereby making them versatile and well-groomed individuals.
Our courses include art of fine dining, hosting & entertainment, body language & communications, makeup, hairstyling, skincare & haircare, personal styling, amongst many others. These courses may be taken up individually as a 1-2 day workshop or as a holistic program which are for 4-6 weeks. These holistic programs are Finishing & Deportment program, Young adults finishing program, Childrens’ finishing program, bridal grooming, corporate grooming & image building.
Workshops at Dash are designed to be exciting, interactive and extremely personalized. Our workshops are primarily practical in nature to give participants a hands-on experience in learning. In-class teaching methods are adapted to suit individual style & perception. Batch sizes are kept small and exclusive to ensure that each and every student gets the attention that they deserve.
Dash has a mix of in-house and visiting faculty, all of who are highly qualified experts from the industry and top names in their fields, all of whom are committed to inspirational teaching and to the provision of an outstanding enrichment program.
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All Workshops apart from Floral Arranging Workshop:
Cancellations with a full refund are only applicable if cancellation occurs 3 weeks before the date of the course. Post that we don't accept any cancellations; we can however offer the attendee a place in our next batch. Should a cancellation of the class arise because of us or our faculty due to unforeseen circumstances, a full refund will be made. We do not hold responsibility for no show and cannot guarantee a slot in the other batches. If due to unforeseen circumstances, the student is unable to attend the course, we can inform them about slot availability for the upcoming batch of that particular course. Participants withdrawing after the course or workshop has commenced are not entitled to a refund.
Floral Arranging Workshop: Cancellation Policy:
A full refund is only applicable if cancellation occurs three (3) weeks prior to the date of the workshop/program. Refunds are not made after the three (3) week period. If due to unforeseen circumstances, the participant is unable to attend the course, we can however offer the participant a place in one of the upcoming batches depending on availability closer to date along with a transfer fee of $79. We do not hold responsibility for no show and cannot guarantee a slot in the future batches. Participants withdrawing after the workshop/program has commenced are not entitled to a refund. In case of unforeseen circumstances for companies/organisations wanting to cancel the program/workshop, a refund is only applicable prior to 3 weeks to the date of the workshop/program. Alternatively in case of rescheduling the date, a request must be submitted in writing a minimum of 10 days prior to the date of the workshop/program.
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Our courses & workshops can sell out up to a week or more in advance as numbers are limited. Places are reserved for paid registrations only. If you know you are available on the workshop date(s) we recommend you pay early to avoid disappointment. Dash Finishing School maintains the right to postpone or cancel a course or workshop if minimum numbers are not obtained for that event. Participants will be notified before class commencement and are entitled to attend another class or receive a full refund if necessary.