Etiquette Classes for Kids & Teens

Elaine Swann's etiquette workshop series is designed to empower children, and teens, high school and college students to develop strong social skills that will transform them into leaders of tomorrow. Elaine's entertaining and interactive session helps students learn the value of proper behavior, self-respect and consideration towards others.  Her message encourages youth to support one another, discover new possibilities within themselves and take control of their destiny by making good choices.

All classes held at:  5205 Avenida Encinas, Suite A, Carlsbad, CA 92008

KIDS ETIQUETTE CAMP
 - AGES 6-12
 - A one day  4-hour workshop
 - Includes a 3-course "Learning Lunch" meal
We will provide your child with the skills needed to feel self assured and confident in any situation. They will learn proper table manners, manners at home, manners when out and about, honesty, integrity, getting along with others, and compassion. The topics covered are:
Beyond Please and Thank you
Using Kind Words and Phrases, Public Manners, Treating Others with Respect and Kindness, Behavior in Everyday Situations, Talking to Adults, Eye Contact, Sitting Properly, Proper Note Writing
Mealtime Manners
Posture at the Table,Table Settings, Silverware Placement, Napkin Placement, Handling Utensils (American and Continental Style), Dining Do's and Dont's, Dining Dilemmas and Eating Difficult Foods, Passing Items Around the Table, Basic Table Manners, Proper Way to Butter and Eat Bread, Interacting with Servers, Excusing Yourself from the Table
$200 or $170 at Early bird registration rate

TEENS ONLY ETIQUETTE CAMP
 - Ages 13-17
 - A one day 4-hour workshop
 - Includes 3-course "Learning Lunch" Meal
Elaine's Etiquette Camp will make a difference in your Teenager's everyday life and interaction with others. This class focuses on etiquette & communication/life skills, where they'll discover the "Power of Polite!" Class includes a 3 course meal, hand outs and certificate of completion.
Beyond Please and Thank You
Image & First Impressions, Using Kind Words and Phrases, Public Manners, Social Media Manners, Behavior in Everyday Situations, Talking to Adults, Eye Contact, Sitting Properly, Proper Note Writing
Mealtime Manners
Posture at the Table,Table Settings, Silverware Placement, Napkin Placement, Handling Utensils (American and Continental Style), Dining Do's and Dont's, Dining Dilemmas and Eating Difficult Foods, Passing Items Around the Table, Basic Table Manners, Proper Way to Butter and Eat Bread, Interacting with Servers, Excusing Yourself from the Table.
$200 or $170 at Early bird registration rate

GIRLS ONLY ETIQUETTE SERIES
 - Ages 8-16
 - A (3) three month series. We meet once each month. 
 - 2-hour workshop
 - Includes a light "Learning Meal"
Our only class tackles essential topics that range from first impressions to communication to everyday interaction. This class also gives today's growing girls tools for dealing with sticky social situations and how to behave when out and about.These life skill will help  make a difference in your daughter's life by learning  etiquette, dining and communication skills. Girls will learn to use  learning the "Power of Polite" in a fun, and comfortable environment for "just girls!"  Topics covered:: Body Language, Graceful Conduct, Talking to Adults, Voice and Vocabulary, Modern Manners for Today's Girls, Manners When Out & About, Mealtime Manners
$300 or $255 at Early bird registration rate

BOYS ONLY ETIQUETTE SERIES
 - Ages 8-16
 - A (3) three month series. We meet once each month. 
 - 2-hour workshop
 - Includes a light "Learning Meal"
Make a difference in your son's life by learning intermediate  etiquette, dining and  communication skills. We'll instruct your young man on maximizing the use of  the "Power of Polite" in a fun, and comfortable environment for  "just guys!" Includes a light meal, handouts for home use and certificate of completion. Topics covered: Body Language, Modern Chivalry,  Talking to Adults, Voice and Vocabulary, Manners When Out & About, Mealtime Manners
$300 or $255 at  Early bird registration rate

2- HOUR TIMELESS MANNERS CLASS
 - Boys and Girls
 - Ages 7 -17
 - 2-hour workshop
 - Includes a light "Learning Meal"
Elaine Swann's Timeless Manners Class for youth only will teach your student dining etiquette, everyday manners. Student will learn how to use the"Power of Polite!" in everyday situations. The class includes a light meal, and handouts for home use.
$100 or $85 at Early bird registration rate

TEDDY BEAR TEA PARTY: MANNERS CLASS FOR PRE-SCHOOLERS
 - Ages 3 - 5
- A one day 1-hour presentation
 - Includes dessert/fruit and lemonade
This hands-on tea party is great for pre-school aged boys and girls! Children  can bring their favorite teddy bear, doll or action figure to attend the party! With songs and role play children will learn their first steps to proper manners!
$25 Receive a discount for multiple student enrollment

TIS' THE SEASON TO MIND YOUR MANNERS: ETIQUETTE CLASS FOR KIDS
 - Ages 6 and older
 - A one day 2-hour presentation
 - Includes a light meal
Join us as we brush up on holiday manners for kids of all ages. We will review introductions, table manners, dinner conversations, sticky holiday situations (such as receiving gifts you don't like), how to write a thank you note and more! 
$85 Receive a discount for multiple student enrollment

2017 CLASS SCHEDULE

  • Follow the links below to enroll your student
  • Register early and save 15%
  • Enrolling 2 or more students? Use the code ESLA10 and save 10% off your entire registration cost!

 

October Classes

Sat Oct 14 | 10am - 2pm | Kid's Etiquette Camp
Sat Oct 21  | 10am - 2pm | Teens's Etiquette Camp
Sun Oct 22 | 2pm - 4pm | 2-hour Timeless Manners Class

November Classes

Sat Nov 4 |  2pm - 4pm | Holiday Manners Class
Sat Nov 11 | 10am - 2pm | Kid's Etiquette Camp
Sun Nov 12  | 2pm - 4pm | 2-hour Timeless Manners Class
Sat Nov 18 | 10am - 2pm | Teen's Etiquette Camp