Salt Lake City UT Bartending School

Find out How to Master Bartending in a Week-Long Lesson

  • Local Bartending School inSalt Lake City, Utah
  • Successfully operating since 2011
  • 512 certified master bartender instructors
  • 2716 LBS students for the last 3 months

Salt Lake City 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 Salt Lake City, Utah welcomes you!

Becoming a bartender in Salt Lake City, Utah, presents a fantastic opportunity for individuals at different stages in their careers. First, Salt Lake City boasts a growing and diverse food and beverage scene, making it an ideal location for aspiring bartenders. Whether you're starting your first job or transitioning to a new career, the city's vibrant hospitality industry welcomes fresh talent.

Popular areas for bars and restaurants in Salt Lake City include the historic downtown district, Sugar House, and the trendy neighborhoods of 9th and 9th and 15th and 15th. These areas offer a wide range of establishments, from craft cocktail lounges to casual pubs, ensuring that bartenders have various options to choose from.

Additionally, Salt Lake City's proximity to world-class ski resorts and national parks makes it a hub for tourism. Bartenders can capitalize on this by working in tourist-friendly areas and catering to visitors looking for a taste of the local scene.

Utah, in general, has seen significant growth in the craft beverage industry, with an increasing number of distilleries, breweries, and wineries. This growth has led to a higher demand for skilled bartenders who can create innovative and unique cocktails.

Furthermore, with proper hands-on training and certification, bartenders in Salt Lake City can take their skills anywhere in the USA. This mobility offers exciting opportunities for those who wish to explore new cities and markets while enjoying a fulfilling and profitable career in bartending.

LBS has 2716 of graduates working in the state of Utah.

Number of LBS students working in UTAH Bars: 3052

Average Friday night tips for LBS alumnus in UTAH : $450

How to Start:

    • 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 Salt Lake City. Private lessons and group classes are available in Downtown, South Jordan, Lehi, Herriman, Draper, Eagle Mountain, West Jordan, Saratoga Springs, and Provo.

Utah Age Requirements:

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

Course Curriculum:

    • A step-by-step Mastering Bartending Program with workbook (takes you from beginner to advanced ). You will learn the art of crafting a wide range of cocktails, including local favorites like the "Utah Sling" and the "Mint Julep." In addition to mastering cocktail recipes, you'll discover the unique preferences of Salt Lake City residents, who often appreciate fresh and creative garnishes like sage leaves and huckleberries to complement their drinks.


Best bars in Salt Lake City, Utah

Beerhive Pub
128 S Main St, Salt Lake City, UT 84101, United States
Ratings : 4.6
Alibi Bar & Place
369 S Main St, Salt Lake City, UT 84111, United States
Ratings : 4.4
155 E 200 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84111, United States
Ratings : 4.3
The Red Door
57 W 200 S #102, Salt Lake City, UT 84101, United States
Ratings : 4.5
Piper Down Pub
1492 S State St, Salt Lake City, UT 84115, United States
Ratings : 4.5

School Details :

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

Local Bartending School of Salt Lake City helps people become a bartender and find a fulfilling job. Due to specially designed Job Assistance program, our graduates work at multiple bars, restaurants, and nightclubs like Whiskey Street, The Red Door, Lake Effect club, Bar X, and The Ruin bar (located in Sugar House). LBS is ready to teach 1-on-1 and customized lessons to all ages and abilities throughout UT. LBS can help you start being a bartender!

Salt Lake City, Utah Bartending School


Meet Jenice Watson, a Salt Lake City local who embarked on a career change journey with our in-bar hands-on bartending course. Enrolling in our 'Gold Mixology/Certification' program, Jenice delved into the art of mixology under the guidance of our expert instructor.
She mastered the craft, honing her skills in the most popular cocktails in Utah, including the unique and local 'Utah Sipper,' a blend of gin, Utah-made lavender syrup, and soda, alongside classics like the 'Zion Sunrise' and the 'Pioneer Punch.'
With meticulous attention to detail, she honed her 'Knowledge of Glassware' and perfected 'Precision in Free Pouring,' setting the stage for a promising bartending career in the Beehive State.
LBS student Timothy B from South Jordan, UT together with Master Bartending Instructor Yennifer A. P. during in-home 1- on-1 bartending customised lessons

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

Special offers during your parties in 50+ locations in the area, e.g.:

  • The Tower at Rice-Eccles Stadium (451 S 1400 E, Salt Lake City, UT 84112) - Host your event with breathtaking views of the University of Utah campus and the Wasatch Mountains at this iconic stadium venue.
  • The Great Saltair (12408 W Saltair Dr, Magna, UT 84044) - Set along the shores of the Great Salt Lake, this historic venue offers a unique and picturesque backdrop for weddings and events.
  • Tuscany (2832 E 6200 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84121) - Transport your guests to the charm of an Italian villa with Tuscany's elegant and rustic event spaces and delectable cuisine.
  • Louland Falls (3009 Lou's Way, Salt Lake City, UT 84109) - Nestled in a secluded canyon, this venue provides a serene and natural setting, making it ideal for intimate weddings and outdoor gatherings.

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