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BETTER BUSINESS BUREAU (BBB): Awarded A+ (the highest rating) by the BBB. “Masters has demonstrated the highest levels in Customer Service, Education Standards, and Business Integrity.”
FAIR AND AFFORDABLE PRICE: Our Founding Board consists of a wide-ranging group of distinct individuals with the fundamental goal to make Masters a non-profit organization by 2021. We are not in education to profit but instead seek to enrich the industry in any way possible.
MISSION STATEMENT: Our goal is to positively impact all aspects of San Diego’s bar industry. We believe this is possible by starting with the bartenders themselves. By providing elite hands-on training in multiple degrees of education within the industry we strive to heighten performance standards.
RECOGNIZED TRAINING PROGRAM: Over the years, employer’s within the Food and Beverage industry has recognized the correlation between their top-performing bartenders and an education they obtained from Masters of Bartending School. Employers consider us a groundbreaking institute to the industry, proven to enhance bartenders’ overall performance while increasing productivity in sales, speed, high-quality cocktail production, while learning work ethics that lead by example in our Food and Beverage Industry.
MASTER INSTRUCTORS: As of 2020, Arnold “Arnie” Barkhorn leads this program incorporating 17 years of bartending and with 22 years total experience in the food and beverage industry. Now having taught bartending and bar management for over 9 years makes him the most experienced Bartending Instructor in San Diego. Arnold has successfully trained 10,000 individuals and over 1,000 of them, are active bartenders.
STUDENTS BECOME HIRE READY: San Diego County Food Handling Safety and Training for Intervention Procedures (TIPS) are additional certifications required by certain establishments. TIPS will fulfill the California State Law requirement for alcohol awareness programs and a Food Handlers Card is required when serving food.
STATE OF THE ART TRAINING FACILITY: (Bar Lab) Masters of Bartending School has the largest training facility utilizing top of the line bar equipment. We provide MOBS alumni the option to return and practice, free of charge, regardless of the date of completion.
INDUSTRY LEADERS: Masters of Bartending pioneered a number of bartending techniques with approaches that continue to enhance financial gain for bars across the country. Our unique concept and accelerated training is the model that Bartending Schools across the country strive to duplicate into their programs.
SUPERIOR STANDARDIZED TESTING: Masters of Bartending School’s elite training program prepares students for a challenging, comprehensive testing system that includes an exit exam demanding students to perform at levels equivalent to a bartender with a year of experience
STUDENT VIDEO RESUMES (watch now): Students can showcase the skill set obtained at MOBS by purchasing our student resumes. Give employers the opportunity to see your capabilities after taken the Masters of Bartending’s Training Program.
FLEX SCHEDULING: Students have the option to take the day or evening class to attend their daily lectures. Makeup days are available.
PAYMENT OPTIONS: Payment plans can be arranged, making the student enrollment process easier, more affordable, without additional hidden costs or penalty fees to reschedule.
ARRIVE STRESS-FREE: Plenty of Free Parking in our large parking lot. Centrally located in the heart of San Diego. Minutes from all major freeway. Easily accessible public transportation outlets.
COMPLETE SCHOOL OF BARTENDING: Masters of Bartending School is the only school to offer various courses for specialized training and the only official flair training center in Southern California.
AUTHENTIC BARTENDING APPROACH AND UNIQUE STYLE: This gives our students an edge that is known to increase the customer rapport for developing regulars that benefit monetary gains for any establishment.
Located in the heart of San Diego, Masters of Bartending School provides elite training. Utilizing classic and modern-day bartending techniques with many and various cocktail approaches and not just one way. Students acquire our in house skill-set and style that is not only fun but unique and original. MOBS bartending style proves to be effective by maximizing the bartender’s overall performance without compromising the quality of the cocktail product.
Become certified and receive the official Gold Stamped Certificate from the Masters of Bartending School by completing all eight modules, two exit exams and document a minimum of twenty-five hours of behind the bar time (utilizing our training facility).
This course is designed to prepare our students for all bartending positions including restaurants, night clubs, casinos, golf course clubhouses, stadiums, ballparks, sports facilities, yachts, catered events, banquet bartending, dive bars, and everything in between.