& TEENS

  • Fine Dining

  • Business Protocol



Workshops, seminars, lunches & dinners covering fine dining etiquette and business protocol. From international topics to netiquette, we offer programming for your company, university or organization.

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Whether preparing for an important business dinner, recruitment weekend, interview or meeting…don’t leave the details to chance. Available for executives and professional students. Polish your Executive Presence!

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Poise, presence and polish  are the focus of our year-long Finishing School for girls based on the French principle of “le savoir vivre”. The program offers international and fine dining etiquette training along with cultural and intellectual refinement.

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Workshops, courses, private in-home lessons and group events for children ages 5 & up. First impressions, introductions, poise & posture, netiquette, table setting & dining etiquette.

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Girls Scouts of the USA earn up to 5 different badges and patches with programming for all scouting levels.

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The Art of
Good Behavior

About Us

The Etiquette Institute of Washington proudly serves DC, Maryland, Virginia and beyond as the modern manners authority. Whether fine dining or business etiquette, the Institute offers customized programming options for children, teens and adults.

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Upcoming Courses

21th May 2016

  • Teen Workshop at the Bolger Center 

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9th – 11th May 2016

  • National Etiquette Week Courses 
  • New!

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15th May 2016

  • Finishing School Graduation & Tea
  • The  Ritz-Carlton

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Teen Business Etiquette

Teen Business Etiquette| The Bolger Center

May 2016

Students enjoy the opulence of the Bolger Center as they focus on: Poise & Posture, Introductions, First Impressions &

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National Etiquette Week | Free Workshops

May 2016

Every year, we are proud to offer 3 Children's Etiquette Workshops throughout Washington at no cost. Lessons cover introductions,

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Finishing School Graduation & Tea | May 2016

May 15, 2016

Let's celebrate The Finishing School Class of 2016!

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Spill the Tea

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Cherry Blossom Season Etiquette

CHERRY BLOSSOM SEASON ETIQUETTE Whether visiting D.C. specifically for Cherry Blossom festivities, or you are a native Washingtonian, there are few things we can all do to keep Cherry Blossom

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Business Lunch Quiz

We're excited about our upcoming Fine Dining & Business Etiquette Dinner at Eddie V's Prime Seafood located in Tysons Corner on April 21, 2016. Take our quiz below to see

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Bless You!?! Cold & Flu Season Etiquette

Bless You!?! Cold & Flu Season Etiquette There are many things I love about winter. The crisp air, an excuse to mix chocolate into every beverage and the hope of

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