Perfect the art of making cocktails! Learn about the history of cocktails, the necessary equipment as well as various techniques and recipes to mix and serve high quality drinks.
About the course
The Cocktail course has been designed so that bar staff can perfect the art of mixing cocktails. This course will educate students about the history of the cocktail, equipment used to mix and serve cocktails, techniques and how to create a wide selection of classic non alcoholic and alcoholic drinks.
Staff will have the confidence to not only mix but serve high quality cocktails to customers using the skills that they have learned and the knowledge they have gained.
Ideal for existing bar staff or new members of the team, this course is suitable for the complete beginner or the experienced team member looking to acquire additional skills in cocktail making.
The course is presented in an interactive slide format, with short manageable sections and test your knowledge questions that allow you to check your understanding before proceeding to the next part. At the end of the course is a multiple-choice assessment that you will need to complete and pass to receive your fully accredited certificate.
We only work with the very best.
Our training courses are written and managed by hospitality professionals with many years experience in their field. Your staff will be learning from the best and will come away from their training inspired by mentors who understand their aspirations and requirements.
Our professionals include those with backgrounds in operations, health and safety, food safety, first aid, manual handling and all the aspects of your hospitality business that help it to run efficiently and legally. We work hard to source only the very best in their field to provide our training materials - making us one of the best providers of hospitality training for foreign nationals in the UK.
The flexibility you need.
Our training courses are completed online, giving you and your staff the flexibility they need to continue working while they train. With less downtime and without needing to take time from their usual schedule, your staff will be gaining a qualification and your business can still run efficiently. That is a win win for you and for your staff members too.
- History of Cocktails – The story behind the classic alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages
- Equipment – Glassware, equipment to create cocktails, garnishes and ice
- Methodology – Shaking, stirring, layering, muddling and recipes
- Cocktail Production – The most popular cocktail drinks and their creation and cocktail recipes in more detail
- Developing the Perfect Cocktail – Assigning cocktails to specific categories, balancing taste; sweet sour, strong and weak, flavour matching and combinations
- Multiple choice quiz
Duration and time limit
The course takes approximately 2 hours to complete, although there is no time limit and you can do it in your own time and in stages.