The Bartending School of Bothell provides students with quality and affordable bartending training classes taught by industry experts. Our mixology program is a 40-hour certification series. Once you graduate, your Master Bartender/Mixology Certificate is good lifetime and worldwide. We want you to be a success in the bar industry and provide you a comprehensive education with hours of "hands-on" training, so that you feel confident in any venue setting. We are successful when our students are making it comfortably and securely in the bar industry. We begin classes, when there is an availability, each Monday. Once you graduate, our students enjoy a lifetime of "Post Graduate Benefits Package" as well. We do help you get a job locally (we always have more jobs than graduates) or nationally and you're also entitled to free lifetime refresher courses.
Students/Grads can enjoy in our In Depth Job Support Class that focuses on resume review/revision, interview tips, letters of references, etc. All of this is available with our "Open Door Policy" for our grads (for lifetime). We want you to go out fully prepped. We update our course every 6-8 months and thus, you are always welcome to keep up your pour practice skills and join classes again, if you feel you need that refresher. We've been responsible for training and producing thousands of highly-qualifed Master Bartenders for many years. We are proud to say that we have sent thousands of great graduates successfully in this fun, exciting industry.
Mixology Certification Program
The fastest way to start your new career is with a full-time course of 40 hours of mixology training. Contact us about openings and options for class times. Every bartending classes is taught by seasoned, successful bartenders, bar managers and bar owners currently working in the beverage service industry with a minimum of five years of experience.
Flair Bartending Class
Ever wanted to learn the showy tricks of bartending professionals? Our Flair bartending class will teach you how to flip, spin, pop and pour like the pros! Learn specialty pour techniques, advanced cocktail recipes and exceptional showmanship to give your cocktail creations a stylish spin!
Refresher Bartending Classes
Graduates of The Bartending School of Bothell can take free refresher courses anytime to learn new equipment and techniques, brush up on skills before a new job, or get back to the basics.
If you're considering working in the beverage service industry, this class provides a basic overview of bartending. Our experienced teachers demonstrate simple techniques and easy recipes, allowing you to test the waters before deciding to take the certified mixology program.
"I took classes in 2010 from Micha and loved it. The small classes & his fun style made it easy to learn, I got a job as cocktail server right away, and now a year later, I bartend making twice the tips as before!"
~ Nikki Smith, Tacoma, Winter 2009 Graduate