Diplomatic Services

FCWs’ exacting program goes far beyond preparing trainees to learn rules, follow procedures and attend to every detail. As newly considerate, generous, compassionate and courteous individuals they bridge the gap between traditional and modern principles of protocol and etiquette. Topics covered may include:

  • Modern Protocol Duties
  • Characteristics of a Protocol Officer
  • Understanding Precedence and Seating
  • Table Seating
  • History of Flag Etiquette
  • Event planning
  • Logistics
  • Managing VIP Visits
  • Representing the Client/Company at Special Events
  • Sensitivity to Cross-Cultural Differences
  • Offensive Gestures in Other Cultures

Example of Programs

Dine Like a Diplomat
Graceful dining habits are vital signposts to success in today’s very competitive business environment.  How you lead and participate in mealtime discussions, evening entertainments, and other social gatherings identify you as a savvy, detail-oriented professional

How To Succeed in the International Arena
Never be intimidated by communications in the global marketplace again; get your specialized international protocol knowledge in this course. Become more attentive to social subtleties to build relationships and ensure your success. How to Succeed in the International Arena will tell you about the real challenges of international business transactions.