Bartenders memorize hundreds of drinks, like the martini, bloody mary, and beer. Become a mix master with this Groupon.
- $149 for an eight-hour bartending certification course (a $300 value)
Whether learning for fun or to pursue a career crafting cocktails, this introductory course sets students on the path to skilled bartending. Over the course of two days, students learn to make 150 drinks; after earning their certification, students have lifetime access to SoCal Event Staffing's jobs, which reflect opportunities at more than 300 restaurants, bars, and clubs.
SoCal Event Staffing
For more than 15 years, SoCal Event Staffing has not only matched experienced bartenders with restaurants, bars, nightclubs, and catering companies, they've also taught novices the ins and out of the bartending trade. Their two-day certification program prepares students for the nightlife industry, teaching them more than 150 drink recipes and how to wield a drink umbrella in the event of a water main burst. Program graduates then earn a lifetime of placement assistance from the company, which matches them with full- and part-time positions at more than 300 venues.