Cocktail Training & Menu Creation

Be shaken and stirred into a new exciting world
Price $199


Wouldn’t you love to have a career that gives you the opportunity to be creative and make people happy?

A talented bartender knows a lot about how to create unique and exciting flavours, while simultaneously playing the role of listener, therapist, and life coach to customers. Understanding what it takes to plan and create an amazingly tempting cocktail menu, and to serve that menu with class and flair requires a lot of talent and social skills. A talented mixologist is:

  • Knowledgeable
  • Creative
  • Free thinking
  • A risk taker
  • Personable
  • Friendly

If you possess any or all of these traits, then our online Cocktail Training and Menu Creation course is just right for you. Whether you are looking to start a new career or want to revitalize the bartending career that you already have, we can help you gain the knowledge, etiquette, and helpful tips you will need to become a great mixologist. Our comprehensive online course modules will expose you to a wealth of knowledge in:

  • Liquor and cocktails
  • The history of mixology
  • Proper pouring technique and bar preparation
  • Friendly and amiable bartending service
  • Flavours and how they mix together
  • Popular cocktails and flavours across the globe
  • Pairing cocktails with food, weather, and/or events

Put your talents to good use in a fun and interesting field

With the background in mixology that you receive from our online Cocktail Training and Menu Creation course will set you up to not only be a good bartender, but also to be a visionary in the field of mixology. Use that creativity that seems to be going to waste for something exciting and fulfilling. Our online course is at your disposal, on your schedule, wherever you want with just the click of a button. Enrol in our online Cocktail Training and Menu Creation course today, and get started towards your new and exciting career now.

Course Syllabus

Module 1: History of cocktails

  • 1.1 Where it all began
  • 1.2 Early cocktails
  • 1.3 Evolution of the cocktail
  • 1.4 Cocktail trends through history

Module 2: Introduction to liquor

  • 2.1 Whiskey and scotch
  • 2.2 Vodka
  • 2.3 Rum
  • 2.4 Tequila
  • 2.5 Gin
  • 2.6 Liqueurs
  • 2.7 Cordials

Module 3: Introduction to cocktails

  • 3.1 Classic cocktails
  • 3.2 Highballs
  • 3.3 Two-liquor cocktails
  • 3.4 Martinis
  • 3.5 Shots

Module 4: Preparing the bar

  • 4.1 Organising your station
  • 4.2 Glassware styles and uses
  • 4.3 Prepping garnishes
  • 4.4 Bar upkeep
  • 4.5 Helpful bar tools

Module 5: Interacting with the customer

  • 5.1 Greeting
  • 5.2 Rules of etiquette
  • 5.3 Proper customer interaction
  • 5.4 Making appropriate recommendations
  • 5.5 Handling customer complaints with poise
  • 5.6 Dealing with a drunk customer

Module 6: Flair bartending

  • 6.1 History
  • 6.2 Techniques
  • 6.3 Guidelines
  • 6.4 Improvisation
  • 6.5 Entertainment

Module 7: Pouring technique

  • 7.1 Pouring a beer
  • 7.2 Opening wine and champagne
  • 7.3 Measuring
  • 7.4 Shaking and straining
  • 7.5 Mixing and muddling
  • 7.6 Floating and layering
  • 7.7 Free pouring

Module 8: Mixology

  • 8.1 The basics
  • 8.2 Properly making the classics
  • 8.3 Creating new and exciting drinks
  • 8.4 Planning a cocktail menu
  • 8.5 Rules to follow

Module 9: Popular cocktails around the globe

  • 9.1 North America
  • 9.2 Europe
  • 9.3 Asia
  • 9.4 East Asia
  • 9.5 South America
  • 9.6 Central America
  • 9.7 Australia
  • 9.8 Africa

Module 10: Pairing cocktails with food or events

  • 10.1 Know your flavours
  • 10.2 Match the season
  • 10.3 Match the venue
  • 10.4 Food pairing
  • 10.5 Rules and guidelines


Get not one but TWO Certificates!

  • 1At the end of the course students receive a free PDF certificate.
  • 2The Certificate is issued by Eventtrix and confirms course completion.
  • 3Students can also request an internationally recognised certificate issued by independent accreditation body - International Council for Online Educational Standards. This certificate is issued in hard copy only and is posted to your address. Certificate fee applies.
  • 4In order to be eligible for the certificate student needs to successfully complete the course and pass each course module.


Bartender Barista training courses are independently accredited. All our courses, as well as our processes, are approved by the International Council for Online Educational Standards,, assuring our students our commitment to high standards of online education. EventTrix is a recognized member of the CPD Certification Service. Our CPD accredited courses count towards the total of CPD hours to submit for your job role. CPD points are accepted and recognized by employers from both the public and private sectors, and academic institutions across the UK and internationally.

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Enroll today! You have one year to activate your account and 45 days to complete the course from the activation date. Our courses are fully accredited by the International Council for Online Educational Standards - AND you have a 14 day full money back guaranteed!

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