FAQs

Frequently Asked Questions

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When can I get started?

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Students can get enrolled and started six days a week Monday through Saturday.

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Where is your certification valid?

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Riverside Bartending School’s Certification is good in all 50 states.

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What happens if I cannot make it to class for a month?

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The school is a lifetime school and you are welcome to resume where you left off at any time.

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How old do I have to be to attend Riverside Bartending School?

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Students must be 18 years old to attend the school.

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Can I transfer to a different school?

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Once you graduate from Riverside Bartending School you can utilize any of our 100 affiliate schools.

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Do I need to recertify at some point?

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No, however students may take advantage of our lifetime refresher courses to stay up-to-date with their skills any time they feel their skills need fine tuning. (does not apply to ServSafe)

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How much do bartenders make?

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Bartenders usually make minimum wage plus tips. The National Restaurant Association estimates a bartender can earn between $40,000 and $80,000 per year with wages and salary.

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How does one get the best bartending jobs?

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Professional training in the art of high volume drink pouring, high volume Point of Sale training, and  ServSafe alcohol awareness training.

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What is the job outlook for bartending?

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People drink!!! Especially in rough economic times. Bartending is a recession proof career.

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Do you have financial aid?

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We offer in-house financing to meet almost anyone’s budget. Please call 951-371-6342 for details.

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Do you guarantee a job when we graduate?

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No, it is illegal for any school to promise a job to a student. However, we will work with you until you  find employment. Our staff is unsurpassed in helping people find jobs!!!