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Bartender

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12 Hrs

2 Days

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*April 20th &21st

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*April 27th & 28th

LIVE: 12 Hours In Person

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2 Days

Saturday & Sunday

10 AM to 4PM


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Introduction to the bar

Online BAR Certification

N/A

Quick & convenient way to learn the basics


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Advanced Bartender

Most Popular

80Hrs

6 Weeks

Starts weekly depending on seating availability


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LIVE: 80 Hours In Person

&

ONLINE: 6 WEEKS

6 WEEKS

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday


10 AM to 2PM


or


6PM to 10PM

Foundational Cocktails

Speed & Efficiency

Spirits & liqueurs

Customer service

Cash handling

POS Terminals

Upselling Techniques

Navigating behind the bar

Alcohol responsibility

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3 Certifications

Advanced Bartending

Online BAR Certification

TiPS Certification

Resume Development

Interview Training

Job Lead Generation

Nationwide

New England's Most Comprehensive Bartender Trainining Program


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Elite

Bartender

Most Value

124Hrs

10 Weeks

Starts weekly depending on seating availability


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LIVE: 124 Hours In Person

&

ONLINE: 6 WEEKS

6 week course schedule

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2 Weekends

Saturday &Sunday

9:30AM to 2:30PM

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2 Weekends

Saturday &Sunday


9:30AM to 4:30PM

Everything in the

6 week course

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International Wine certification

International Beer Certification

5 Certifications

Advanced Bartending

Online BAR Certification

Alcohol Responsibility

Beer Training

Wine Training

Additional Certifications that will help you stand out among the competition

The Most Comprehensive Bartender Training

in the United States


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Fairfield, CT 06825



Course Length

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What you will learn

Certifications

Purpose

Beer

Training

24hrs 

2 Weekends

Saturday & Sunday

2 Weekends

Saturday &Sunday

9:30AM to 4:30PM

Beer service and storage

Regional history & characteristics

Beer flavor and evaluation

Brewing processes

Beer glassware

Draft systems

Food & beer pairing


Cicerone Certified Beer Server

Expand your beer knowledge

Wine

Training

20hrs

2 Weekends

Saturday & Sunday

2 Weekends

Saturday & Sunday

9:30AM to 2:30PM

How wine is made

Key grape varieties and their characteristics

Global wine producing regions

Label terminology

Wine glassware

Food and Wine pairing

International Wine Certification

Expand your wine knowledge

Beer & Wine 

Training

44hrs

4 Weekends

Saturday 

2 Weekends

Saturday &Sunday

9:30AM to 2:30PM

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2 Weekends

Saturday &Sunday


9:30AM to 4:30PM




Both beer and wine courses

International Wine Certification Cicerone Certified Beer Server

Be a knowledge leader

beer and wine

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WEEK: LONG DRINKS

We delve into the most commonly ordered cocktails with a focus on various serving techniques, lightly touching on spirits ranging from vodka, to gin, to rum, and more. Here are your Rum & Cokes, Screwdrivers, and Tequila Sunrises.

WEEK: CLASSIC COCKTAILS

Increasing in complexity and diving into the rich history of cocktails and cocktail culture, we travel back in time 200 plus years to uncover the cocktails known as the classics that are making a strong comeback in today’s bar scene. We take a deeper dive into gin and study a variety of cocktail crafting techniques. You’ll find the classic Martini and your Old Fashioned right at home here.

WEEK: MODERN MARTINIS

Another group of popular cocktails including Cosmopolitans and Espresso Martinis, this week focuses on some of the standard vodka martini variations you’ll find in most restaurants today.  We also take time to discuss glassware, serving techniques, and guest interaction

WEEK: TROPICAL & TIKI COCKTAILS

This delicious assortment of cocktails focus on those refreshing citrus and sour based cocktails including Margaritas, Daiquiris and more. We take a deeper dive into Rum with additional concentration juices, garnishes, and making sure that your flavors and tastes are balanced within your cocktail.

WEEK: APERITIFS & DIGESTIFS

Your taste buds will thank you as we begin to understand the role of complementary and contrasting flavors and tastes in crafting cocktails ranging from salty to bitter to umami and more! We cover cocktails such as the Toasted Almond and The infamous Bloody Mary!

WEEK: SHOOTERS

Get ready to party. This week will take us through a busy night at the bar focused on pouring multiple shots of standard and custom creations from Chocolate Cake Shots to Lemon Drop Shots to Kamikazee Shots and more! We focus on speed and efficiency during the intense and fun week.

DAY: TIPS (Training In Intervention Procedures)

This 1 Day training focuses on knowing your legal responsibility as a server of alcohol. We go through a variety of scenarios that review how to prevent intoxication, overconsumption of alcohol, and underage drinking. We’ll review techniques for professionally and delicately handling a variety of bar situations and how properly evaluate and keep track of guests. Many establishments seek bartenders with this specific certification

2 WEEKENDS: WINE TRAINING

We are excited to offer an internationally respected Wine training course that can propel your career forward, increase your tips, or even prepare you to start the journey to becoming a wine sommelier. You’ll learn:

  • How wine is made
  • What factors influence wine style
  • The key white and black grape varieties and their characteristics
  • The important wine-producing regions of the world in which these grapes are grown
  • The production of sparkling, sweet, and fortified wines
  • Label terminology
  • Food and wine pairing principles
  • The principal categories of spirits and liqueurs, and how they are made
  • How to describe wine

2 WEEKENDS: BEER TRAINING

This internationally recognized certification in beer will prepare you to serve beer in a variety of brewpubs, gastropubs, and restaurants all over.  Get an in depth knowledge of beer tasting and evaluation. You’ll learn:

  • Keeping and Serving Beer
  • Purchasing and accepting beer
  • Serving alcohol
  • Beer storage
  • Draft systems
  • Beer glassware
  • Serving bottled beer
  • Serving draft beer

 

  1. Beer Styles

     

    1. Understanding beer styles
    2. Style parameters
    3. History, characteristics, and flavor attributes of styles by region
  2. Beer Flavor and Evaluation
    1. Taste and flavor
    2. Identify normal flavors of beer and their source
    3. Off-flavor knowledge
  3. Beer Ingredients and Brewing Processes
    1. Ingredients
  4. Pairing Beer with Food

THE MOST COMPREHENSIVE BARTENDER TRAINING IN THE UNITED STATES

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