The Charles MacPherson Academy is a registered private career college under the Private Career Colleges Act, 2005, located in in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. We educate butlers, household managers, and housekeepers for the modern day demands of service in private estates and residences.
Students are taught by subject matter experts in a combination of classroom and practical settings. With daily opportunities for both theoretical and hands-on learning, our graduates leave the “Swiss Army Knives” of the profession: skilled, multi-faceted, and resourceful domestic service professionals, equipped to tackle the demands of their roles in private residences.
Our 4-week Household Management Program is centred around four key pillars:
Over the course of the program, students are taught the critical skills required for a vocation in the world of domestic service. This program is for either those looking to advance their skills to obtain new roles in private estates and residences or return to existing positions with honed skill sets and refreshed outlooks.
The first step in our Housekeeping Program is a 1-week hands-on ‘Introduction to Professional Housekeeping’ course which covers the following topics:
The course introduces students to the role of the housekeeper in a private household and the entry-level skills required to work in the domestic service industry. This course offers a combination of classroom learning, demonstration, and hands-on practice.
For more information on the Academy and our programs, please contact us.