Phoenix AZ Bartending School

Discover How to Master A Bartending Job in a Two Week-Long Lesson

  • Local Bartending School inPhoenix, Arizona
  • Successfully operating since 2011
  • 512 certified master bartender instructors
  • 4498 LBS students for the last 3 months

Phoenix Bartending School will Teach you:

  • Over 200 basic and fancy drink recipes
  • How to cut fruit and decorate tropical and specialty cocktails
  • How to increase sales and tips
  • How to set up a bar workstation
  • Prepare multiple drinks quickly and easily
  • The best ways to detect illegal drunkenness
  • How to use all of a bartender’s tools
  • How to understand wine service, and tasting

Learning options:

    • Most popular: in-person lessons (you chose the schedule and location)
    • Classes – check availability and schedule with the local representative
    • Online education
    • Staff training for Bar owners and managers
    • Flair bartending to become master bartender

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Local Bartending School of Phoenix, Arizona welcomes you!

Becoming a bartender in Phoenix, AZ, is an excellent choice for newcomers and career changers alike. The Phoenix metro area boasts a thriving nightlife scene, with numerous bars, clubs, and restaurants scattered throughout popular areas like Downtown Phoenix, Old Town Scottsdale, and Mill Avenue in Tempe. These vibrant districts offer ample job opportunities for bartenders.

Phoenix's economy is steadily growing, and the city attracts a diverse range of tourists and residents. The warm climate ensures a year-round influx of visitors, keeping the hospitality industry robust.

With hands-on in-home education from Local Bartending School, you can not only cater to the local demand but also take your bartending skills nationwide. The state of Arizona does not require bartenders to hold a specific certification, but our comprehensive training equips you with the knowledge and skills needed to excel in this competitive field. Whether you're serving up signature desert-inspired cocktails or classics, you'll find that bartending in Phoenix offers both financial rewards and an exciting career path.

LBS has 4498 of graduates working in the state of Arizona.

Number of LBS students working in ARIZONA Bars: 4281

Average Friday night tips for LBS alumnus in ARIZONA : $600

You Can Start School Next Week!

    • Equipment: All equipment and learning materials will be provided. This includes a workbook, bartending tools, and drinks.
    • Location: We can come to your home or teach at one of our multiple locations in Phoenix. Special offers for the residents of Downtown Phoenix, North Mountain Village, Ahwatukee Foothills, Deer Valley, Camelback East, Alhambra, Maryvale, and Encanto.

Legal Age Requirements:

    • Legal Learning Ages: 18 through 98 (Under 21 is permitted in Arizona)
    • Course Availability: Bartending 101, 201, and 301 Courses.

What you will Learn:

    • A step-by-step Mastering Bartending Program includes a comprehensive workbook (takes you from beginner to advanced concepts). You will learn the art of mixology, mastering the craft of creating a wide range of cocktails, including popular Phoenix favorites like the prickly pear margarita and the Sonoran sunset. Additionally, our bartending school provides insights into the unique local drinking culture and preferences specific to Arizona. As part of your training, you'll become fluent in the essential "bar lingo" used in Phoenix's vibrant bar scene, ensuring you're ready to excel in any establishment in the area.


Best bars in Phoenix, Arizona

1514 N 7th Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85007, United States
Ratings : 4.8
Little Rituals
132 S Central Ave 4th Floor, Phoenix, AZ 85004, United States
Ratings : 4.6
UnderTow Arcadia
3626 E Indian School Rd Suite 100, Phoenix, AZ 85018, United States
Ratings : 4.7
Rips Bar
3045 N 16th St, Phoenix, AZ 85016, United States
Ratings : 4.4
Platform 18 at Century Grand
3626 E Indian School Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85018, United States
Ratings : 4.5

School Details :

Next bartending class in the center of Phoenix is starting Tuesday July 23
In-personal bartending lessons are available 7 days a week, LBS students can choose the schedule!

Bartending School of Phoenix provides educational services highly motivated students achieve their dreams. LBS graduates are working in the best bars and clubs in Downtown Phoenix, Old Town Scottsdale, Tempe's Mill Avenue, Arcadia, and Roosevelt Row including "Valley Bar" (130 N Central Ave) and The Whining Pig Downtown (201 E Washington St). LBS is passionate about our desire to teach 1-on-1 and customized lessons to all ages and abilities throughout AZ. LBS can help you earn lots of money being a bartender starting next month!

Phoenix, Arizona Bartending School


Meet Hillary Ruby Castillo, 23, from Mesa, AZ 85206, on her journey to becoming a part-time bartender! 🍹 Enrolling in the 'Gold Mixology & Certification Course' with Local Bartending School, Hillary enjoyed in-home hands-on training with certified instructor Shanalee W. from Phoenix.
Bringing the bar to her doorstep, Hillary loved the convenience of the course, perfect for her busy schedule. Watch out for Hillary's success as she joins the thriving 15%+ annually growing bartending industry in the Phoenix AZ metro area!
Meet Salvatore Cavaliere, age 60, from Scottsdale, AZ! Age is just a number in bartending education, and Salvatore proves it with his dedication to learning. He opted for 1-on-1 hands-on lessons right at home, signing up for the '21 Hour Certification Silver Course.'
With the expert guidance of local bartender Jennifer W., he's ready to kickstart his bartending journey in Phoenix's booming bartending market. Cheers to lifelong learning and new adventures!

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LBS also offers Personalized bartending services for private parties, corporate events and weddings.

Chose from 75+ local venues we serve in the area:

  • The Croft Downtown (22 E Buchanan St, Phoenix, AZ 85004) - an industrial-chic venue in the heart of downtown Phoenix, featuring exposed brick walls, steel beams, and a rooftop lounge. It's perfect for hosting trendy urban weddings and corporate events with a modern twist.
  • The Farm at South Mountain (6106 S 32nd St, Phoenix, AZ 85042) - a picturesque oasis nestled in the South Phoenix area. This venue offers a serene, rustic setting with lush gardens and pecan groves, making it an ideal location for romantic outdoor weddings and events.
  • Wrigley Mansion (2501 E Telawa Trail, Phoenix, AZ 85016) - a historic landmark atop a hill, offers breathtaking panoramic views of Phoenix. With its elegant architecture and luxurious ambiance, it's a sought-after venue for upscale weddings, private parties, and corporate gatherings.
  • Desert Botanical Garden (1201 N Galvin Pkwy, Phoenix, AZ 85008) - a unique venue that showcases the beauty of the Sonoran Desert. It's an extraordinary setting for outdoor weddings and events, surrounded by cacti, succulents, and desert flora, creating a one-of-a-kind Arizona experience.

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