Become a certified bartender: Six months of experience in four weeks
With over 20 years of experience and 28 destinations around the globe, we are the world’s largest bartending school. Crafted by leading bartending experts, our International Bartender Course equips you with the skills to become a confident—and certified!—bartender in only four weeks.
We also offer a range of advanced bartending classes to help you take your skills to the next level. At EBS, you won’t just learn the art of bartending, you’ll have the experience of a lifetime. Our 70,000+ graduates can testify to it!
Stop dreaming, start bartending!
What good is a certification if no one knows about it? Recognized by the world’s top establishments, an EBS certificate puts you miles ahead of the competition. It’s your ticket to career opportunities all over the world, and opens the door to networks that will help you up the ladder faster than you can pour!
At this cost, no other bartending school offers a full-on, four-week program with masterclasses, hands-on bar practice, spirits and drink knowledge, a globally recognized certificate, and job opportunities at high-end venues after completion. This is the most comprehensive bartender course on the market at an unrivaled price per week. Simply put—you get more bang for the buck with EBS!
After your course, you’ll be able to land a bar job wherever you end up in the world. But bartenders never stop learning! To keep you on top of your game, we offer advanced classes on mixology and flair along with spirit expeditions that will make you an asset behind any bar.
Life as an EBS graduate is pretty awesome...
Travel to new places
Choose one of our 28 incredible school destinations
Join a global network
Be part of our exclusive community of bartenders and friends around the world
Make friends for life
Make friends with people from all over the world and broaden your horizons
Freedom and flexibility
Earn money while travelling, studying or working
Enjoy a fun career
Bartending is renowned as one of the most sociable professions out there
What makes our bartending school so special?
Unlike other schools, at EBS, you train behind state-of-the-art bar stations and receive instruction from world-class bartenders who’ve spent years learning the trade. Each class is set up to create a real bar shift experience packed with loud music and rapid, continuous drink orders—it’s as close to the real thing as you can get! The goal is to build confidence in your abilities, so you can showcase them for any potential employer. After graduation, you’ll be prepared to create amazing drinks on the fly while entertaining a bar-full of customers and making a lot of money!
Our top destinations
Experience The City That Never Sleeps, snap the famous sights, and drink outstanding cocktails.
Stroll down South Beach, party in the world’s best clubs, and check out the amazing graffiti.
The beach city that has it all; famous sights, epic nightlife, shopping, and stunning scenery.
One of the world’s most iconic, international, and individual cities where bartending is king.
An EBS certificate is a path to high-end jobs
After your training, you’ll have professional skills that are sought-after by high-end venues – meaning higher salaries and better tips. And it doesn’t stop there. As an EBS graduate, you’ll get free lifelong access to EBS MatchStaff, our exclusive career platform. This will connect you with the finest venues and give you first pick on opportunities, whether they’re in upscale hotel bars or swanky cocktail joints.
Since 1999, we’ve built a reputation that’s attracted some of the biggest names in bartending, who consistently choose us to represent their products – from Bacardi and Martini to Hendricks and Patrón. EBS can connect you with the right people and open doors to new careers.
Bartending classes designed by the best in the business.
Our board of education created the most developed bartending school in the world. The courses are the work of six world-renowned bartending experts who make sure students receive training unmatched by any other bar school.
Winner of 50+ flair competitions, 2x Flair World Champion & founder of the World Flair Association.
Head of Education at EBS, with 10 years’ experience managing bars across the world.
Owner of the 19th best bar in the world, where eh serves up signature experimental cocktails.
World-renowned tequila master and 2x winner of the ‘Best Bar In Sweden’.
Globally recognised whiskey expert with almost 20 years’ experience in the industry.