The Belvidere Academy is an extension of Precise Home Management that focuses on tailored instruction of elementary and advanced skills within a private home. Led by Mr. Andrew Lowrey and set in a beautiful Queen Anne row house, students will hone their skills via lecture and practical hands-on instruction. Our courses are designed to provide a novice with proper technique while allowing seasoned staff to master their craft in the care of large households. With each course, students will receive workbooks and literature from the academy detailing the curriculum. Successful completion and evaluation will result in a certificates for each course as per our governance.
Some of the finest experts in their field shall be on hand to bring their knowledge and expertise to you. Training will be conducted in multiple locations when applicable to give students the feel of what challenges they may encounter when working in or running a large home.
Weekend Workshops in different locations around the U.S.
These intense workshops take place over two days and will vary in topics that pertain to increasing your skills for managing a home. Our workshops will be held where we have a physical presence with our company, primarily in Baltimore, the D.C. area, and throughout different locations in Florida. If you would like a workshop in your area please contact us. Please refer to our workshops page to see our current schedule.
- Table Settings
- Estate Manuals
- Professional Development
- Butler Skills
- Household Management
- Maintenance & Care of Luxury Items
- Modern Day Service
One Week Housekeeping Course
The goal of our 6 day housekeeping course is to educate current housekeepers and future housekeepers in all aspects of working in a private home or a commercial setting whether it be a office or a hotel. The students will be trained in all areas of the upkeep of a large home, how to care for antiques, couture gowns, and practices for maintaining a green home. This course will be held at our Baltimore training facility where we give the students a real home setting to hone there skills .
Two-Day Housekeeping Course
This course will be an accelerated and intense weekend of learning advanced techniques of housekeeping. This training is ideal for students that already have some experience with housekeeping. We will hold this course at our location in Baltimore in addition to different locations around the country throughout the year.