How cool would it be to Bartend? Next time you are out and about in a Central PA bar, take a second to check out what’s going on behind the bar. Notice the bartenders having a blast while preparing great cocktails and entertaining guests. Pay particular attention to the amount of money flying across the bar… Looks pretty good doesn’t it? That’s because it is. Most of our graduates agree that bartending is the best job ever! “Why didn’t I do this years ago?!”
It is very important that you understand that you are not just an order taker and a cocktail maker. Be prepared to be one or more of the following: the life of the party, the face of your establishment, a psychologist, a friend, a voice of reason, a mediator, a marriage counselor, a life coach, a comedian, an occasional Uber driver, and the un-proclaimed expert on pretty much everything (among other things).Read More
The demand for certified, professional bartenders in Central PA far outweighs the supply. Bars, night clubs, lounges, restaurants, hotels, catering & hospitality companies, country clubs, golf courses and resorts in the greater Harrisburg, Chambersburg, Gettysburg, Hanover, Carlisle, York, Reading, Lebanon and Lancaster, PA. areas are ready to employ our professionally-trained bartenders right out of the program without any prior bar experience!
Our fully equipped bar is your new classroom! We promote a fun and energized professional learning atmosphere. On your first day of class, you will be behind a fully-equipped bar mixing drinks under the supervision of our qualified instructors. You will learn how to efficiently perform all job duties from bar set-up and break down to all the drink making, customer service skills and cash handling in between. You will be well prepared for all things to come.
In addition, you will learn about the various types of alcohol and have specific brand knowledge. You will also be trained in responsible alcohol service through the PA liquor board. Most importantly, you will understand the internal functions of the service industry and how to get the bartending job you want. We offer job placement assistance locally and nationwide. Our graduates have access to our on-line job placement assistance program that lists current job opportunities, 24-hours a day! Check available jobs from your phone!