Like a box of fine china or a man covered in ants, cocktails just beg to be shaken. Stir up the nightlife with this Groupon.
$99 for 16-Hour Bartending Certification PE and Complimentary Two-Hour Flare Course ($345 Value)
Available on a flexible schedule of four four-hour weekday classes or two eight-hour weekend classes, the 16-hour course (a $295 value) leaves students with a certificate and complimentary job-placement assistance. Students supplement this education with a flare course (a $50 value), in which they learn how to flip bottles and pour drinks with the finesse made famous in the Tom Cruise movie Cocktail, and even more famous in the Tom Cruise movie Mission: Cocktail.
Fully approved certification by the New York State Liquor Authority ATAP, 1-800-BARTEND educates students in the art and science of mixed-drink pouring and presentation an d the improtance of Abc Laws. Apprentice mixologists get acquainted with the functions of different bar tools while learning standardized cocktails should be shaken, stirred, or whisked using a handful of uncooked angel-hair pasta. 1-800-BARTEND's seasoned tenders aid students in memorizing the recipes, garnishes, and matching glassware of the most popular concoctions. The school's classrooms resemble mock cocktail lounges with ample shot glasses and jukeboxes, giving students a realistic setting to practice drink vending.