The Texas School of Bartenders is a Texas owned bartending school that was founded in 1987 on the concept that bartending schools must concentrate on delivering superior bartending training behind REAL bars with ACTUAL bartending equipment from EXPERIENCED bartenders.
Since its inception over 18 years ago, the Texas School of Bartenders has developed its bartending training lab to include 42 fully-operational bars with the latest in industry equipment and machinery. The advanced training program highlights the latest technology in computerized cash handling including various types of “Touch Screen” and “Color Monitor Keyboard” Point of Sale Systems. When students enter our bartending schools, the atmosphere is like a busy Saturday night.
Our concept is simple. We will teach you everything you need to know to be successful in the bar industry. We only hire the most experienced bartending instructors available. Because we know that in the fast-paced bartending industry, there is no substitution for thorough hands-on training by experts.
Many bartending hopefuls today are fooled by “On-line Bartending Schools“. offering “quick” and “easy” training programs. But when it comes to education and job placement, our graduates can agree when we say that when you train with the Texas School of Bartenders “you’ll be VERY pleased with the end result.
Intro to Bartending Seminar Classes
Each seminar class for “Intro to Bartending” is 3-hours long and held on Saturdays at the school. No prerequisites are required and admission is open to those 18 years of age and older. This seminar covers bar setup, brand identification, free pour/shake and strain methods, as well as basic and practical applications. Cost is $150 for each seminar. The course will encompass basic liquor vocabulary, free pouring techniques, basic highballs, martinis and manhattans, with over two hours of practical hands-on bartending instruction. Customer service interaction as well as terminology and communication skills are also covered.
Texas School of Bartenders is owned and operated by professional bartenders. This is imperative to give bartending school students the education and training needed to work as professional bartenders. Our personnel has more combined experience than any other schools in central Texas, over 35 years in the bar and restaurant field, including over 17 years management experience.The Bartending and Mixology program is made up of a two week, 40 hour course. Convenient day or evening bartending classes are offered in Austin, Houston, or San Antonio, Texas Emphasis is placed on drink recipes, bartendig product knowledge, customer service, bartending speed, and accuracy. Upon completion of the course, each bartending school student will receive a Certificate of Completion in Mixology and TABC certification, and will be qualified for immediate employment as a professional bartender.
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