Why Bartending in San Diego?

Brooklyn Bartending School of San Diego helps people become a bartender and find a fulfilling job. Our best graduates are working at the and many other local venues. BBS is ready to teach 1-on-1 and customized lessons to all ages (above 18 by California state law).

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    Exactly What You'll Master at California Bartending School

    Terminology Utilized In This Industry

    The Power to Handle Glassware

    Achieving Precision within the Free Pouring Procedure

    Mastery of Drink Preparation Techniques

    Classes on Bar Tools, Equipment, & Layout



    Training in Liquors and also Liqueurs

    Professional Training in Wines, Beers, & Champagne

    Training in Payment and Money Handling

    Job Interview Techniques

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    We'll give almost all necessary equipment and academic materials, that encompass a workbook, bartending equipment, and a range of beverages.


    We can come to your home or teach at one of our multiple locations in California.

    San Diego BBS Pricing:

    Online Course

    from $79

    Group Classes

    from $299

    In-Person Lessons

    from $399

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      California Bartending Certification

      Age Regulations of California

      The minimum age for selling alcohol is 18 or can be supervised by an individual at least 21. For serving alcohol, the minimum age is 21, except for bona fide public eating places, where the minimum age is 18.

      California Bartending Certification Program

      CA Responsible Beverage Service (RBS) Certification

      Local California Authority Contacts

      California Department of Alcohol Beverage Control https://abcbiz.abc.ca.gov/

      Bartending Laws and Regulations in California

      In compliance with CA Assembly Bill 1221, bartenders, servers, and managers must obtain valid Responsible Beverage Service (RBS) Training from an ABC-accredited license provider and pass an exam within 60 days of their hire date.

      Earn $300 per night as a Bartender Part-Time or Full Time

      San Diego bartending school goes the extra mile to support graduates' career goals by offering comprehensive Job Assistance and Internship programs. You get connected to the best jobs without much effort.

      Job Assistance and Internship

      San Diego Bartending School Facts


      Highest one time tip for San Diego students


      of San Diego Students said BBS exceeded expectations

      10 days

      Average number of days until getting a bartending job offer


      San Diego certification exam success rate

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      Learning Options In San Diego CA

      One Week Long Bartending Class

      One week bartending class is starting on June 8, 2024

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      Two Week Long Bartending Course

      Two-week long bartending and mixology course has a registration deadline and starts on June 4, 2024

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      Info About Brooklyn Bartending School

      344 Years

      Combined experience of San Diego teachers


      First Bartending Lesson in San Diego

      66.2% Women

      of all BBS students in San Diego

      63 Years

      Oldest student yet in San Diego

      20.3 Hours

      Avg. number of hands-on training hours/student

      Learn The Most Popular Cocktails In California

      In California, our cocktail scene mirrors the state's diverse culinary landscape, with a focus on fresh, locally-sourced ingredients and innovative combinations.

      The Napa Valley Negroni is a popular choice in our school, featuring locally crafted gin, California vermouth, and a splash of bitter orange liqueur, paying homage to the state's wine country. The San Francisco Sunrise captures the spirit of the city with a mix of artisanal tequila, fresh-squeezed Valencia orange juice, and a float of locally-produced grenadine, creating a vibrant and visually striking cocktail.

      Southern California's influence can be seen in the SoCal Paloma, blending top-shelf tequila with grapefruit soda, a touch of agave nectar, and a rim of Tajín, reflecting the region's love for citrusy, refreshing flavors. The Malibu Breeze pays tribute to the iconic beach city, combining coconut rum, pineapple juice, and a splash of California-made passion fruit liqueur, providing a taste of the laid-back coastal lifestyle.

      California's drinking culture is marked by a commitment to sustainability, and many cocktails feature ingredients sourced from local farmers' markets. The state's major cities, such as Los Angeles and San Diego, have unique influences on the cocktail scene, with mixologists often drawing inspiration from the multicultural flavors that define these urban landscapes.

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