Course curriculum

  • 1

    Welcome To Bartenders Academy Online

    • Welcome

      FREE PREVIEW
    • How The Course Works

    • Meet Your Instructor

    • How To Study

    • How Testing Works

    • Before You Start

    • Recommended Items For Training

    • Helpful Hints

    • Book Recommendations

    • Bartenders Academy Community Forum

  • 2

    Introduction To The Bar

    • Bar Layout

      FREE PREVIEW
    • Common Bar Items

    • Common Bar Tools

    • Bar Rail

    • Soda Gun

    • 3 Bay Sink

    • Speed Rack

    • Ice Well

    • Back Bar Layout

    • Glassware

    • Glassware List

    • Liquors & Liqueurs

    • Common Liquors & Liqueurs Part 1

    • Common Liquors & Liqueurs Part 2

  • 3

    Long Drinks

    • Long Drinks Overview

    • Harvey Wallbanger

    • Gin and Tonic

    • Cuba Libre

    • Cape Codder

    • Tequila Sunrise

    • Screwdriver

    • Fuzzy Navel

    • 7 and 7

    • Greyhound

    • Madras

    • Malibu Bay Breeze

      FREE PREVIEW
    • Sea Breeze

    • Melonball

    • Bramble

    • Moscow Mule

    • Dark 'N' Stormy

    • Horse's Neck

    • Sex On The Beach

    • Long Drinks Recipes

    • QUIZ: Long Drinks

    • Long Drinks Self Study

  • 4

    Research: Where Does Alcohol Come From?

    • History of Distilleries

  • 5

    Classic Cocktails

    • Classic Cocktails Overview

    • Old Fashioned

    • Manhattan

    • Negroni

    • Martini

    • Sazerac

    • Aviation

    • Clover Club

    • Sidecar

    • Gimlet

    • French 75

    • Mint Julep

    • Stinger

    • QUIZ: Classic Cocktails

    • Classic Cocktails Self Study

    • RECIPES: Classic Cocktails

  • 6

    Modern Martinis

    • Cosmopolitan

    • Apple Martini

    • French Martini

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    • Chocolate Martini

    • Washington Apple

    • Espresso Martini

    • Lemon Drop Martini

    • Key Lime Pie Martini

    • Pomegranate Martini

    • Modern Martini Recipes

    • QUIZ: Modern Martinis

    • Modern Martinis Self Study

  • 7

    Tools, Equipment, & Techniques A

    • Mise En Place: Preparing Your Work Area

    • Point of Sale (POS) Terminal

    • Using a Jigger

    • Pouring a Shot

    • Pouring Liquor & Holding Glassware

    • Straws & Sip Sticks

    • Floating Alcohol

    • Rolling a Cocktail

    • Shaking A Cocktail

    • Muddling

  • 8

    Tropical Cocktails

    • Daiquiri

    • Margarita

    • Whiskey Sour

    • Mai Tai

    • Piña Colada

    • Long Island Iced Tea

    • Tom Collins

    • Caipirinha

    • Mojito

    • Planter's Punch

    • Blue Hawaiian

      FREE PREVIEW
    • Singapore Sling

    • Tropical Cocktails Quiz

    • Tropical Cocktail Recipes

    • Tropical Cocktails Self Study

  • 9

    Aperitifs & Digestifs

    • Aperitifs & Digestifs Overview

    • Bloody Mary

    • Mimosa

    • Champagne Cocktail

      FREE PREVIEW
    • Brandy Alexander

    • Grasshopper

    • Mudslide

    • Toasted Almond

    • B&B

    • Sambuca Con La Mosca

    • Pink Lady

    • Orange Creamsicle

    • Irish Coffee

    • QUIZ: Aperitifs & Digestifs

    • Aperitifs & Digestifs Self Study

    • Aperitifs & Digestifs Recipes

  • 10

    Shots & Shooters

    • Shots & Shooters Overview

    • Alabama Slammer

    • Kamikaze

    • Three Wise Men

      FREE PREVIEW
    • Soco Lime

    • Chocolate Cake

    • KGB

    • Jägerbomb

    • Buttery Nipple

    • Liquid Cocaine

    • Lemon Drop

    • Mind Eraser

    • Shots and Shooters Self Study

    • QUIZ: Shooters

    • Shots & Shooters Recipes

  • 11

    Tools, Equipment, & Techniques B

    • Reverse Dry Shaking

    • Stirring a Cocktail

    • Rimming A Cocktail

    • Cutting Garnishes: Wheels

    • Cutting Garnishes: Wedges

    • Cutting Garnishes: Peels

    • Layering

    • Juicing Citrus Fruits

  • 12

    Customer Service, Hospitality, & Professionalism

    • Customer Service & Hospitality

    • Delivering the Bill To the Guest

    • Drink Placement On The Bar: Perspective 1

    • Drink Placement On The Bar: Perspective 2

    • Handling Conversations At The Bar

  • 13

    Final Certification Exam

    • Testing Out: How it Works

    • Advanced Bartender Practice Quiz

    • Final Certification Exam

  • 14

    Next steps

    • Survey

    • Next Steps