Bartending School & Bartender Training In Phoenix, AZ

Welcome to Bartending School & Bartending Training in wonderful Phoenix, Arizona! ABC/National Bartending School provides incredible bartending possibilities and training located a few miles drive from Tempe, Chandler and Mesa, Arizona.

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We are located off the 10 freeway at:

National Bartending School
9830 S 51st St A-132
Phoenix, AZ 85044
(480) 777-2333

We are Proud to be CDC Compliant!!!

ABC/NBS has applied all CDC guidelines to ensure safe learning, including:

  • Zoom and online course available daily.
  • Bar stations measured OVER 6’ apart.
  • Hand sanitizer at every station, with each class beginning and ending with handwashing.
  • CDC sanitary compliance both enforced and taught to our students!


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Why National/ABC Bartending School Is The Right Choice for You:

Top 5 Questions about our World Famous, Phoenix Bartending School:

1. How much is bartending school in AZ?

May Special: $225.

While the cost for a National ABC Bartender Certification averages five hundred dollars throughout the country, our Phoenix branch, in anticipation for one of the largest hiring sprees in the history Arizona hospitality is currently running a $225 special for the month of May, 2020.

2. How do I get my bartending license in Arizona?

To become ABC Certified, there are 8 classes, each class lasting 4 hours. There is a written test as well as practical speed test behind a bar. In 2019 over 90% of students were able to pass and receive their AZ Bartender Certification. The majority of graduates became professional bartenders through our TOP RATED Job Placement Assistance Program.

3. How much does bartender school cost?

Answer: The national average cost for bartending school cost is $475.
Currently due to high demand for certified bartenders, we are offering $250 grants to all applicants for Phoenix branch. Your total would be $225.

4. What is the best online bartending school?

Answer: Included in all enrollments is the best reviewed and ONLY Nationally Certified online course, Many students use as an additional resource, with access to the school for lab work behind a real bar.

5. When are classes available?

Class times are super flexible, with morning, evening, and weekend classes available! We allow make-up classes and you will have Lifetime Membership upon signing up!

Don’t just take our word for it. National Bartending School is the best reviewed bartending school in all of Arizona!

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These are just a few reasons National Bartending School is the right choice for you:

  • Bartending classes that fit your schedule, six days a week!
  • Experienced staff and instructors to help you along the way!
  • Practical training at our world class mock bar!
  • Exceptional student ratings and a highly reviewed school experience!
  • First-rate job placement after you graduate!
  • Work before and after graduation!

National Bartending School excels as Arizona’s premiere bartending school, providing quality training, superior instructors, and guaranteed job placement assistance! Our staff is dedicated to helping find work while you go to school and after you graduate. Call (480) 777-2333 to enroll today!

Hands-On Curriculum

National Bartending School is an innovative bartending school with locations in California, New York and Arizona. Our hands-on curriculum is designed with you in mind. We provide practical training in well-equipped classrooms designed to prepare you for a satisfying and lucrative career in bartending right after you graduate!

National Bartending School is headed up by the most qualified educators and managers in the business! Our superior work placement and event staffing programs are working for you, anytime day or night.

Your Schedule, Your Way!

Don’t let your busy life prevent you from pursuing your dreams. With our flexible schedule you don’t have to compromise career pursuits or family obligations. National Bartending offers an education to fit your busy life!

Our classes are available up to three times per day, Monday through Saturday. Our bartending course consists of 40 class-time hours and a practical and written exam. Between classes, students are encouraged to log time at our mock bar.

This includes mixing drinks, practicing your pour, improving speed and timing and learning your way around a bar. Our mock bar is as close as you can get to the real thing: practice alcohol, sinks and ice machines — everything necessary to make you a successful bartender.

Each class covers one chapter and is available on a rotating schedule. You decide the time and day you would like to attend. Maybe you have a dentist appointment on Thursday and can’t make class, don’t worry, it will be available again in a couple days! Or maybe you have extra time on Saturday, come by and learn something new!

At National Bartending Schools, you can attend full time and earn your bartending certification in as little as two weeks; or attend part time and earn it in a year. The freedom to choose is yours!

Instructors Who Care!

Our instructors are experienced in the beverage industry and many of them have graduated from the National Bartending School. They know what it takes to be a successful bartender and have current real-world knowledge to share with you.

Our instructors care about your success and are happy to help you improve your bartending skills during and after class. They also provide practice tests help prepare you for your final exam!

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Assistance With Job Placement!

Most graduates have little to no experience to put on their resumes after they graduate. You will gain experience behind our mock bar and while taking classes you’re eligible for our work placement service as a bar back or event server. Earn money and practical experience in the food and beverage industry even before you graduate!

After completing the required 40 hours of classwork and testing you’ll earn your bartending certification. This gives you eligibility to apply for work as an event bartender and or as a permanent bartender.

New jobs are posted daily or weekly! Pick the job you want and the schedule you prefer and then talk to the appropriate manager. You will then be submitted for the opportunity you choose and work when your schedule allows!

Begin Your New Life Today!

National Bartending School is ready to take your call every Monday through Saturday. Stop by and we’ll give you a tour of the school and explain our enrollment specials. Call our friendly staff at (480) 777-2333. We look forward to helping you begin your new life, today!