What You'll Get
Experienced bartenders are capable of pulling off elaborate liquor bottle tricks, like juggling them or slamming one against the bar to make a loud noise. Raise the bar with this Groupon.
$299 for a 35-Hour Bartending-Certificate Course ($625 Value)
Bartenders learn 150 cocktail recipes as well as skills such as drink blending, bar setup, and garnish preparation in the 35-hour course, which culminates in a nationally recognized certificate. To augment classroom time, students can spend unlimited mini shifts behind the bar at a nightclub. The course includes a bartender manual, ongoing job-placement aid, and unlimited refresher courses. For more details and scheduling options, see the course page.
Though this merchant sometimes offers a discounted price online, this Groupon is still the best deal available.
The Fine Print
Promotional value expires 180 days after purchase. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person, may buy 1 additional as a gift. Reservation required. Classes must be used by same person. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.
About San Francisco School of Bartending
Stepping behind the bar at a nightclub typically results in being escorted off the premises. For students of San Francisco School of Bartending, however, it often results in a job. The school complements its 35-hour bartender certification course with mini shifts at a nightclub, where students learn to manage a crowded bar without responding “no” to every order. In classroom sessions, meanwhile, students learn the tricks of the trade, such as how to set up a bar, blend drinks, and free pour. Beyond directly drink-related skills, they also learn to properly handle money and craft compelling resumés. The flexible class times accommodate all schedules, and graduates can return to the school for unlimited job-placement aid.