The Harvard Bartending Course (est. 1963) provides TIPS certification and mixology training for aspiring bartenders. Popular among both students and community members, the one-day course has trained more than 50,000 participants, giving graduates the certification and skills to bartend at any restaurant, bar, or club.

We help Harvard students as well as the Cambridge and Boston communities become bartenders by certifying them and helping them find jobs. We accomplish this goal by offering our TIPS & Mixology course, which both teaches our historic ‘Art of Mixology’ course, and a TIPS Certification course which TIPS certifies participants and allows them to legally serve alcohol in the state of Massachusetts. We also seek to teach those uninterested in pursuing a job in the bartending by teaching them about the ‘Art of Mixology’.

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