Quick and easy! Learn to bartend like a rock star! This exceptional course will prepare you to work as a bartender in all types of establishments, while also teaching you the business side of the beverage industry. This class will prepare you to be a great salesperson, a customer service expert and an honest and valuable employee, skills that will help you succeed in the real world of bartending and throughout life. The lessons taught are extremely beneficial to managers, waitresses and novice bartenders. The Business of Bartending will leave you with a thorough understanding of how the bar business works, the ethics of serving cocktails and a common sense approach to bartending. Though liquor is not used in class, you will be taught in detail how to practice making cocktails on your own. Other topics included are glassware, tools, recipes, pouring the perfect shot, bar terms, wine and champagne service, martinis, high-volume sales techniques, laws, responsible beverage service, job interviews, resumes, alternative ways to make money in the beverage industry and how to start your own bartending service.
* Upon completion of the course, you will receive a Professional Certificate for Bartending. This course also includes additional testing for “Serving Alcohol Responsibly,” with certification for those who pass. Those who score 90% or above on the recipe test may test for the Master’s Certificate of Excellence.
Students are scheduled to complete an online test by May 14