The extraordinary journey to becoming a professional bartender
Get a certificate to unlock new career opportunities globally with the world's leading bartender and barista courses!
Travel to one of 25+ global EBS schools and learn the fun way with courses designed by top industry experts and perfected over 24 years.
Become a pro while having the experience of a lifetime - it’s confirmed by 80,000 EBS students.
Kickstart your career in bartending!
Become employers’ first choice wherever you go, with the EBS certificate as international proof of your professional skills.
Get more than skills and a certificate: graduate with confidence, new friends and memories that last a lifetime.
Transform your certificate into a ticket to the world and get access to jobs internationally with the help of EBS MatchStaff.
Joining the EBS community is rewarding
See more of the world
Use job opportunities to travel around the globe with a plan
Gain new connections
Access an exclusive international network of bartenders and peers
Make friends for life
Meet people from all over the world and expand your horizons
Get financial freedom
Find financial security: work and earn whilst travelling or studying
Enjoy a fun profession
Enter the world of bartending, one of the most sociable careers
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!
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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.
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Designed by the best in the business: world-class training perfected since 1999
Our courses are designed by world-renowned bartending and spirit experts. Our most popular course wraps up 6 months of experience behind the bar into an intense 4-week course focused on practical skills and bar theory.
The EBS Board of Education frequently updates courses with the latest industry learnings, trends, and bar practices. Eventually, our students become those very professionals setting the trends to follow!
Gin specialist & Global Head of Ambassadors @ William Grant & Sons USA
Owner of the 2022 'Best Bar in the World' where he serves up signature experimental cocktails.
Global Rum Ambassador, Guinness World Record holder, and award-winning drinks industry influencer
Head of Education at EBS, with 10 years’ experience managing bars across the world.
Winner of 50+ flair competitions, 2x Flair World Champion & founder of the World Flair Association.
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.