Welcome to Bartending School & Bartending Training near the beautiful south coast of Goleta, California! National Bartending School provides incredible bartending possibilities and training close to the University of California, Santa Barbara and Santa Barbara City College, as well as the student community of Isla Vista.
Conveniently located off the 101 freeway, about 40 miles south of Goleta at:
Begin a new and exciting life as a bartender by enrolling in National Bartending School!
The Right Choice for You
These are just a few reasons National Bartending School is the right choice for you:
- Bartending classes that meet your busy schedule, six days a week!
- Knowledgeable instructors and staff to help you succeed!
- Practical training at our superior mock bar!
- Excellent student ratings and highly reviewed school experience!
- Job placement as a working bartender as soon as you graduate!
National Bartending School stands out as California’s leading bartending school. We offer superior instructors, quality training, and guaranteed job placement! Our staff dedicated staff will help find you work while taking bartending classes and when you graduate. Call
National Bartending School was designed with Californians in mind. California’s strong dining industry and healthy nightlife make bartending a consistent go-to job for people want to make extra money or try a new career. With multiple California campus locations all over Central and Southern California, you don’t have to go far to reinvent yourself!
Take advantage of our hands-on training in well-equipped classrooms carefully planned to prepare you for a lucrative and satisfying career in bartending! Highly qualified instructors and top-tier work placement and event staffing make National Bartending School near Goleta, CA, the perfect place to learn something new!
Education Created for Your Busy Life!
Don’t think you have time for school?
At National Bartending School, your busy life won’t stop you from pursuing your dreams. Our versatile schedule allows you to work or handle family obligations while going to school. An education created to fit your busy life!
We have classes available Monday through Saturday, three times a day. Our 40-hour bartending course consists of in-class lectures, practical testing at our mock bar and a written exam. Time logged practicing between classes at our mock bar are counted toward your 40-hour requirement.
At our school’s mock bar you’ll experience what it’s like to work at full functioning bar. You’ll learn how to mix drinks, practice your pour, improve your speed and timing all while learning your way around the bar. We have sinks, ice machines and practice alcohol to round out the experience. We have all the tools necessary to help 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 doctor appointment on Wednesday and can’t make it to class, don’t worry, in a few days it will be available again; or maybe you have time on Saturday to visit our campus and gain practical experience at the bar.
At National Bartending Schools, you can earn your bartending certification in as little as two weeks if you can make a full-time commitment; or take your time and take classes when you can. You have a year to finish your classes and earn your certification. Full time or part time, the choice is yours.
Instructors Who Are Experienced!
Our teachers have a background in the beverage industry and many of them are National Bartending School graduates! Their real-world knowledge and insight into what it takes to be a successful working bartender will give you an edge when it’s your turn to tend bar.
Our instructors are passionate about your success and are always available to help polish your bartending skills both during and after class! Practice tests are offered to further prepare you for your final test!
Build Your Resume and Your Income!
Graduates from other schools usually have thin resumes to present to prospective employers. Not at National Bartending School. Your resume will fill up quickly with our practical mock bar experience; and with our work placement eligibility program we’ll help place you in job as a bar back or event server. Earn practical experience in the food and beverage industry and real cash before you even graduate!
Following graduation, National Bartending School guarantees you a bartending job. We supply bartending staff for hundreds of restaurant, hotel and event businesses! A guaranteed job is right around the corner!
Jobs come up every day! Choose the schedule and job that works for you and talk to the appropriate manager. Your submission will be forwarded to the opportunity that matches your criteria. Work where and when you want!
Start Your New Life Today!
Our friendly staff is ready to enroll in our school, every Monday through Saturday. Stop by our National Bartending School Ventura campus and we’d be happy to show your around and tell you about our enrollment specials. Your new life awaits! Call us at (213) 380-3200, today!