FAQs

WHERE IS THE SCHOOL LOCATED?

327 Stagg Street, 2nd Floor, Brooklyn, New York, 11206

WHERE IS THE ACCOMMODATION LOCATED?

527 Marcy Avenue, Brooklyn, New York, 11206

CAN I TAKE AN EBS COURSE IN THE USA IF I AM UNDER 21 YEARS OLD?

Yes, the minimum age to attend an EBS course in the USA is 18 years old. As the minimum drinking age in New York is 21 years old, you will not be able to drink alcohol during your course or attend certain group activities, specifically those that take place at licensed premises. However, you will still be able to learn all the elements of the course due to our unique training methods.

WHAT IS THE MAXIMUM AMOUNT OF COURSE MATES I’LL BE STUDYING WITH?

32

HOW MUCH WOULD I SPEND IN A MONTH?

$1000 is the recommended minimum spend for a month

$1500 will let you go on some trips, eat out a few times and have a couple of nights out

$2000 will allow you to live well

DO I NEED TO TAKE OUT TRAVEL OR MEDICAL INSURANCE?

EBS strongly recommend that you take out both travel and medical insurance for your trip to New York.

WHAT IS THE WEATHER LIKE?

During the course of a year, the temperature varies from around -3°C to 28°C. Bring extra layers during December, January and February, and extra sunscreen during June, July and August!

WHAT ABOUT JOB OPPORTUNITIES AFTER THE COURSE?

As an EBS graduate of the 4-Week International Bartender Course or 10-Day Advanced Bartending Course, you have free access to EBS MatchStaff after the course, and for the rest of your professional career.

EBS MatchStaff allows you to browse the latest selection of worldwide hospitality positions, wherever you may be. You’ll be given access to EBS MatchStaff within a minimum of 7 days after graduating from your course.