BEST Bartending School & Bartender Training in Berkeley, CA

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Welcome to Bartending School & Bartending Training near Berkeley, California! National Bartending School offers amazing bartending opportunities and training right in your city! Located conveniently at:

15694 E 14th St

San Leandro, CA 94578

National Bartending School is the best place to start your journey into the exciting world of bartending!

We offer:

  • A highly reviewed school experience with exceptional student ratings!
  • Conveniently scheduled Bartending classes 6 days a per week!
  • Excellent job placement- before and after you graduate!
  • World class mock bar for practical training!
  • Knowledgeable staff and instructors to guide you on your mixology journey!

National Bartending Schools stands out among the bartending schools in California as the best school with the most flexible scheduling available! Our terrific staff, extremely knowledgeable educators, and well equipped classrooms all provide an excellent training environment. National Bartending School also offers the best staffing service in the state, with employment available for both students and alumni. Contact us at (510) 317-5980 to get started!

About Us

National Bartending School, or NBS,  is a school designed from the ground up for the busy adult student. We offer comprehensive bartending curriculum, practice bars for learning, advanced work placement, tuition specials, and easy to reach locations all over southern california. NBS also boasts the most experienced teachers around, all here to help you succeed!

All costs are included in tuition! Textbooks, specifically written for our courses, are included in the costs of enrollment. We encourage potential students to call and schedule a tour of the campus and come sit in on a class. We also offer daily tuition specials for prospective students to take advantage of. As these change daily, it is always a good time to call and find out more about National Bartending School!

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Exceptional Work Placement!

National Bartending School’s work placement program is the ONLY program in Southern California that GUARANTEES students employment upon graduation. Currently enrolled students who are not yet certified in bartending can apply for jobs as well! They are able to seek employment opportunities as event servers, cocktail waiters, and bar backs. Tuition basically pays for itself within a very short time!

Graduates of the bartending academy are able (And encouraged) to apply for employment as bartenders, both at events and at restaurants and bars. Hundreds of businesses all over California contact NBS weekly to hire new bartenders. They know that National Bartending Schools supply the best! Your certification is invaluable in letting businesses know that you have a solid knowledge of bartending.

Make Your Own Schedule!

We have convenient locations placed all around Southern California, so there is ALWAYS a National Bartending School near you! In addition, we offer our classes on a rotating schedule, up to three classes per day, six days per week! Therefore, student can complete their ten modules of class work (40 hours) in as little as 2-3 weeks, or can opt to take up to a year for completion!! It’s all up to you, your individual needs, and the pace that you decide! Schedules are 100% decided by the students. If there is a class you’d like to attend, then show up and sign in! If you can’t make it, there are no repercussions. It’s that easy!

Locations in Major Cities

To be successful, a student must obviously be able to easily get to and from their classes. Classes must therefore be located close to home for ultimate convenience. National Bartending has established schools all over Southern California for this exact reason! We have schools located in San Diego, Los Angeles, Orange County, San Francisco- and even Las Vegas and New York! No matter where you live or work, there is a National Bartending School just waiting for you!

Dedicated Teachers!

All of our instructors have a dense background in bartending, and many still work in the field. Some are even early graduates of our National Bartending Schools training programs! They strive to stay on top of all of the new and exciting things in bartending, and teach all of it to you!

Teachers are always here to help you with any questions you may have, so feel free to reach out!

Visit Us- Your Future is Bright!

National Bartending School near Berkeley is open Monday through Saturday every week! Please feel free to visit the school, or call (510) 317-5980 to speak with instructors and staff. Come see that National Bartenders is right for you!