California Responsible Serving® of Alcohol (On and Off Premises)Please choose the type of training you need from the options below.
Is the RBS (bartender license) required in California?Yes, the Responsible Beverage Service (RBS) training is mandatory for any alcohol server and their manager in any premises licensed for on-premises consumption of alcohol, effective July 1, 2022. This includes any person who checks ID, takes drink orders for alcoholic beverages, or delivers drinks to patrons (or a person who manages or supervises that person).
Do you need to get your CA RBS Permit, Responsible Beverage Service (RBS) Training Certificate, RBS certification, ABC accredited RBS training?
Take the online course to earn your California RBS Permit, Responsible Beverage Service (RBS) Training Certificate, RBS certification, ABC accredited RBS training (commonly referred to as: "bartender license").
example: bars, restaurants, catering, events, etc.
example: liquor stores, convenience stores, grocery stores, etc.
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