$139 for 20 Hours of Bartending School at New England Bartending School ($445 Value). Two Locations Available.

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In a Nutshell

  • Real bar training
  • Receive complete accreditation
  • Includes laminated drink list
  • Free refresher courses

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Promotional value expires Dec 20, 2011. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person, may buy 1 additional as a gift. Limit 1 per visit. Subject to availability. Must be 18 or older. New clients only. Non-transferable. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

Bartenders are humanity’s best hope for wiping out such modern scourges as dry whistle, pessimistic perceptions of half-empty glasses, and single vision. Save the world from the terrifying visions of sobriety with today’s Groupon: for $139, you get 20 hours of bartending school for complete accreditation at New England Bartending School (a $445 value), with locations in Boston and Tewksbury. Students also receive a laminated drink list and a comprehensive bartenders’ manual as a downloadable PDF.

New England Bartending School instructs wannabe watering-hole workers in the thirst-slaking art of sips and swigs via its ServSafe Alcohol program, which prepares students for the school’s online certification process. During each class on the flexible schedule, a professional gulp guru doles out hands-on guidance behind a fully functioning bar—everything is real except the simulated alcohol and the actor playing the frazzled concert promoter. The liquor lessons cover more than 100 tipsy-making tonics on a glass-by-glass basis, starting with the oft-used highball before moving on to martini glasses and finally the oft-neglected princess slipper. Students will also master other aspects of effective bartending, such as how to spin the bottle in the air before pouring and how to sift all the gold out of a bottle of Goldschläger.

In addition to teaching about the ingredients and proportions of notable potables, the New England Bartending School also helps out with job-placement assistance and interview coaching. New England Bartending School belongs to a network of 96 affiliated bartending schools, and students can always take unlimited refresher refreshment courses for no additional charge.

Customer Reviews

The instructor was really good. She had an excellent background, and I really enjoyed the course.
Yomerys D. · November 11, 2012
Brenda was an excellent instructor at the Tewksbury, MA location. Loved her Saturday classes!! My friend and I took the class for something to do (I have a bar in my basement) and fully enjoyed ourselves. One recommendation is to purchase a few more glasses and "fake" garnishes. Once again, had a great time!
Gary W. · March 21, 2012
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  1. 1

    South Lowell

    885 Main Street

    Ste 9

    Tewksbury, MA 01876


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  2. 2

    Back Bay

    142 Berkeley Street

    4th Floor

    Boston, MA 02116


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