Become Certified to Teach Etiquette to Children and Teens

Teaching Etiquette to Children and Teens is designed for the individual who wishes to teach etiquette classes, incorporate etiquette in the classroom, or learn additional information about etiquette. The program provides participants with information and materials to teach Social Etiquette, Communication Skills and Table Manners. Participants receive three instructional workbooks and certification upon completion of the program.


About the Class

Hands on activities and role playing are the most effective tools for teaching etiquette. By participating in mock classroom activities, participants learn how to teach these important lifeskills.


The class covers the following topics:

Social Etiquette

  • Welcoming Behaviors
  • Common Courtesies
  • Etiquette in Public
  • Host and Guest Behaviors
  • Image
  • Interviewing

Communication Skills

  • Proper Greetings and Introductions
  • Conversation Skills
  • Listening Skills
  • Public Speaking
  • Telephone Skills
  • Thank You Notes

Table Manners

  • Table Settings
  • Setting the Table
  • Styles of Dining
  • Eating Various Foods
  • Behavior at the Table
  • Handling the Utensils



Please check our Schedule of Classes for upcoming dates for this certification program.

Here’s what some participants have said about this program:

"I really enjoyed the instructors, layout of material, and fellow participants. Great job! Excellent pricing! I really appreciate how the material was presented in a very informative, enjoyable, and comprehensive manner." - Keana Wilkes, Uppter Marlboro, MD

"The program was most helpful with educating me on various ways to engage children and teens in learning about etiquette. . . absolutely stimulating and every moment was fund and exciting. This program exceeded my expectations." - Kathleen Ramkissoon, Tacariqua, Trinidad

"Answered lots of questions about curriculum. Gave me specifics on what I would teach. Gave me the tools I will need…outstanding—great two days." - Betsy Teti, Pittsburgh, PA

"I loved the history that was included with much of the table manners topics. I also loved the inclusion of props and the willingness to share personal business related aspects of your own business." - Michelle Dillard, Waldorf, MD

"Thank you very much—very informative and fun program. Very nicely presented. I found the “way to teach”activities especially helpful." - Sharon Colquhoun, Richmond VA

"This was a great opportunity to witness a successful program filled with learning, laughter, and effective teaching strategy. Thanks so much!" - Margarette Savoni, Amhersburg, Ontario, Canada

"You were both great presenters! You made me feel comfortable the very first day!" - Nettie Perry-Bryant, Mequon, WI "Thank you! Thank you! Thank you for empowering me." - Gail A Addison, New Carrollton, MD

"Thank you for a wonderful educational experience. The program was excellent and will definitely be a cornerstone to my new business adventure!" - Mary Lynne Offredo, Massillon, OH

"This class has given me confidence to go forward building an etiquette consulting business." - Renate Devin, Cohasset, MA

"I thoroughly enjoyed this training program. You guys are the best. Thanks for everything." - Lishunda Franklin, New Orleans, LA

"Thank you to our instructors—your enthusiasm showed clearly and made for a delightful, pleasant experience!" - Dianne Marsch, North Myrtle Beach, SC

"Above and beyond! Provided the motivation to forge ahead in our business endeavor!" - Carmelle Nickens, Pittsburgh, PA

"Very professional and well run program and a truly positive experience." - Louise Fox, Orilla, Ontario

"I thought it was all very helpful. I was very excited to meet the other participants and brainstorm ideas with them. Loved the relaxed atmosphere and attitude." - Katha Sokoll Melton, Austin, TX

"Had a great time. Program was very useful. Money well spent and well invested." - Melissa Cianciulli, Collegeville, PA

"Thank you for offering this class. I’m so excited to be “certified.” I really believe this will make a difference in my business." - Susan Mettles, Florence, SC

"Thank you very much. The humor and laughter were great. You made a subject that is quite serious a lot of fun. I have enjoyed the two day very much. Thank you." - Kerry Hayward, Reisterstown, MD

"For anyone considering the teaching of etiquette to children, this is an ideal introduction." - Leslie Niesson, New York, NY

Call 1-410-832-7555 to let us develop a program that meets your needs.