Established in 1995 Metropolitan Bartending School prides itself on helping people with little or no experience getting jobs that they love in the hospitality industry.
Metropolitan is Canada’s Premier Bartending School.

At Metropolitan you’ll find courses that deliver the knowledge and skills required for a constantly changing industry so you can land your first bartending job.

Even if you have no knowledge or experience with alcohol, or any restaurant experience, our first-class team of instructors (Vancouver’s finest mixologists and bartenders) will show you how to go from zero to pro bartender in 24 hours of class time.

We offer weekday, weeknight, or weekend classes that are all flexible, and will work with your busy schedule. Plus, we offer several additional 1 day seminars to dive deeper into related topics, Wine, Advanced Craft Cocktail Bartending, and Flair Bartending.

You’ll make fast progress no matter what level of experience you’re at right now. You can eliminate years of unnecessary effort spent climbing the ladder from busboy to server to bartender, and ultimately make more money faster.

We make it easy for you to take the steps to propel yourself into a bartending position by becoming a trained and CERTIFIED Bartender at Metropolitan Bartending School.

At Metropolitan we offer the most focused, modern bartending training anywhere in Canada.

By the time you finish studying with Metropolitan you will not only be a skilled and confident bartender but also ready to join the workforce.

Over 10,000 Bartenders have started their careers at Metropolitan Bartending School

Get Trained – Get Certified
Get the Best Job You Will Ever Have.

The Complete 24 Hour Bartending Certification Course

  • (weekday, weeknight, or weekend classes avail)
  • 24 hours of hands on practical training
  • 80% hands on – You Working Behind Our Bar
  • Lifetime Access To Job Centre – New Jobs Added Weekly
  • Touch Screen POS & Cash Handling Training
  • Training Guarantee – Free Re-Takes For Life At Any Location
  • Resume and job training
  • The 70 page textbook & all materials provided
  • Internationally recognized certificate

Sale – 43% off


Our Ultimate Package Deal.

(weekday, weeknight, or weekend classes avail)

The Complete 24 Hour Bartending Certification Course and everything that comes along with it ($699 value)

  • 1 Night Advanced Bartending Seminar ($125 Value)
  • 1 Night Wine Tasting Seminar ($125 Value)
  • 1 Day Flair Bartending Seminar ($125 Value)
  • BC Govt Serving It Right Certificate ($35 Value)

Total Value – $1109

Masters Package – Unavailable



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