Become a qualified bartender and have a great time doing it!

Here at European Bartender School, we have been perfecting our unique approach and our finely-tuned practical training methods since 1999. The result is our acclaimed International Bartender Course. It's the world's most popular and comprehensive bartender course that can take you from zero to feeling at home in any bartending role.

But we haven't stopped there. We are constantly adding a variety of specialized and progressive bartending and hospitality courses to enhance the skills of experienced individuals.

At European Bartender School, you’ll achieve bartending excellence and have an amazing time whilst doing it. Our 50 000 + satisfied students can testify to it.

Kick-start Your Bartending Career

Get a globally-recognized bartending qualification

Being a European Bartender School graduate automatically puts you head and shoulders above the competition. Bars, venues, and spirit brands across the globe acknowledge that our education is of the highest quality and that our graduates are accomplished bartenders.

Bartend your way around the world

Graduating from our International Bartender Course or our Advanced Bartending Course will guarantee you free access to our exclusive job platform, EBS MatchStaff. Thanks to bar and hospitality industry leaders like Club Med and Be at One, we're connecting European Bartender School graduates with employers worldwide.

Share unforgettable experiences with new friends

You and your fellow students will go through a lot during your EBS course. You’ll learn together, work in teams, and socialize outside of school. You’ll discover extraordinary places and leave with friends and memories that’ll stay with you for life.

Live Life as an EBS Graduate

Discover new places

Choose from our schools located in big cities, on exotic islands, or high up in the mountains!

Freedom and flexibility

Enjoy the freedom of traveling the world and working in different countries.

Make amazing memories

Meet people from all over the world whilst learning a valuable profession.

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About Us

Established in 1999

Since 1999, we’ve expanded across the globe and have opened over 28 bartender schools across 5 continents. In the past 20 years, over 50 000 people have taken our unique courses, many of whom have gone on to achieve extraordinary things.

Over 28 schools worldwide

We have schools located in 20 countries across Europe, Asia, North America, Australia, and Africa. We offer you city locations, beach resorts, and even a skiing destination in the Alps.

Over 7000 people join our bartending family every year

We are the largest bartender school in the world in terms of the number of students we educate and the number of schools we have worldwide. This is why our certificate is globally-recognized and is something to be proud of.

The most advanced bartender course ever

Our International Bartender Course is the industry’s most comprehensive course. It’s recognized due to the first-class practical and theoretical education our students receive.

Programs taught in:
  • English

This school also offers:

Courses

European Bartender School

Develop your knowledge and skills to an exceptional level. Strictly not for beginners. An in-depth and hands-on course designed to radically enhance the skills and knowle ... [+]

Designed to develop the knowledge and skills of experienced bartenders to an exceptional level. Strictly not for beginners.

An in-depth and hands-on course designed to radically enhance the skills and knowledge of experienced bartenders.

Learn about molecular mixology, cocktail presentation, spirits in extensive detail, cocktail families, and much more.

Access our worldwide job platform, EBS MatchStaff, as an Advanced Bartending graduate.

Become a more knowledgeable, confident, and skillful bartender

Seminars from industry experts

Learn about a specific spirit in exceptional detail from an experienced industry expert. These experts will teach you about different styles of the spirit and the spirit’s history. You’ll then put your theoretical knowledge into practice and have a tasting session.... [-]

Spain Barcelona
September 2019
Full-time
10 days
Campus
European Bartender School

For coffee enthusiasts and professionals, budding baristas and aspiring coffee shop owners alike! Coffee creation from bean to cup. Gain the skills and knowledge needed t ... [+]

Coffee creation from bean to cup. Gain the skills and knowledge needed to make the perfect coffee.

Want to learn about the fascinating world of coffee, develop your barista skills or open your own coffee shop? Whatever your goal, our Barista Course has plenty to offer.

Reach the level of a highly-skilled working barista in just 5 days.

Learn brewing methods, latte art, coffee flair & lots more through hands-on training with expert instructors.

No previous experience required, just a passion for coffee and a desire to learn!

Professional barista training for coffee lovers

Join a course created by coffee experts

This intensive course has been crafted by two of the coffee industry’s leading experts with years of experience between them, Dr. Andrej Godina and Fabio Milani. Andrej has a Ph.D. in coffee, he’s an SCA authorized trainer, master barista and coffee taster. Fabio is a renowned international coffee consultant and the pioneer of coffee flair.... [-]

Spain Barcelona
September 2019
Full-time
5 days
Campus
European Bartender School

Take your first steps into the world of bartending! Gain the equivalent of 2 months of bar experience. Master 18 classic cocktails. A fun social experience. Suitable for ... [+]

Fast-track your way into the competitive bartending industry without making any big time or financial commitments.

Our highly-trained instructors will equip you with all the essential bartending skills in one fun-filled week.

Start working at restaurants, bars, pubs and events serving basic cocktails as soon as you finish the course.

Learn the basics of bartending and have a fun-filled week!

Add skills to your CV

Get the equivalent of two months experience working in a bar serving simple drinks in just one week. You’ll have no problem finding an entry-level position in a range of pubs, bars, and clubs as soon as you finish the course.

Enjoy hands-on training... [-]

Spain Barcelona
September 2019
Full-time
1 week
Campus
European Bartender School

An introduction to the wonderful world of coffee! Develop the skills to make perfect Italian coffee at home or to start working in a café. ... [+]

An introduction to the wonderful world of coffee!

Passionate about coffee? This one-day coffee course is the perfect starting point whether you want to learn more about coffee purely for pleasure or you’d like to develop professional coffee-making skills.

Learn everything you need to know to make delicious barista-style coffee at home or start working in a cafe.

No experience required, just a passion for coffee and a desire to learn!

The perfect course for coffee lovers

A coffee workshop designed by experts

This practical course has been created by Dr. Andrej Godina and Fabio Milani. Leading figures in the global coffee industry with years of experience between them, they have put all their knowledge and expertise into creating a fun one-day course to teach you the art of coffee-making.... [-]

Spain Barcelona
September 2019
Full-time
1 day
Campus
European Bartender School

Become a certified bartender; get the lifestyle of your dreams. Get the equivalent of 6 months cocktail bar experience. Master more than 65 classic cocktails. The world’s ... [+]

Become a certified bartender - Get the lifestyle of your dreams

Even if you are a novice, this course will make you capable of working in any bar worldwide.

4 weeks of instructor-led training will guarantee that you finish the course with a complete bartending skill set.

Over 7000 students graduate from this course every year which makes it the world's most popular bartender course.

Over 50,000 People Have Taken This Course Course Highlights Train behind real bar stations and only use industry-standard equipment. Gain expert knowledge in spirit and liquor history, production, and serving. Get 4 weeks of instructor-led training from highly-experienced instructors. Master over 65 classic and modern cocktail recipes. Awesome Opportunities as a Certified EBS Bartender ... [-]
Spain Barcelona
September 2019
Full-time
4 weeks
Campus
European Bartender School

Learn to make your own infusions, syrups, and craft cocktails using advanced techniques. Jump into the fascinating world of mixology and create your own products and mode ... [+]

Learn to make your own infusions, syrups, and craft cocktails using advanced techniques.

Jump into the fascinating world of mixology and create your own products and modern twists on classic cocktails.

Study the remarkable history of cocktails and bartending, from the pre-prohibition era to marvelous contemporary cocktails.

This is our second most popular course as it fantastically complements our International Bartender Course.

Boost your bartending knowledge and get inspired by our Mixology Course

Craft a variety of amazing products

A big part of the course will focus on making products that form the basis of a lot of incredible cocktails. From simple sugar syrups to very complex grenadines, you’ll cook and cover a bunch of different products that are essential to fantastic cocktail making.... [-]

Spain Barcelona
September 2019
Full-time
2 days
Campus

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