RBS Alcohol Server Training

$14.95 - Get Certified in California Today!!

  • 2 Hour Self-Paced Course
  • 20 Multiple Choice Final Exam
  • Printable Certificate of Completion
  • Mobile Friendly Course

RBS Online Certification

We offer a 100% pass guarantee, which means you can take the course as many times as needed in order to pass the final exam, but you only pay once!


RBS Training

We have been training California sellers and servers of alcohol since 2009.

California RBS Alcohol Certificate Course

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We offer California Responsible Alcoholic Beverage Server training online. Our seller/server training course is designed to promote the legal and responsible sale and service of alcoholic beverages in California.

This training is for anyone selling alcoholic beverages in a store or serving drinks in a bar or restaurant.

Our online course focuses on the skills and techniques used to recognize the signs of intoxication and how to intervene to keep your patrons and establishment safe. The training also covers underage drinking, ID checking, and much more.

RBS - Course Features

Our online training course is a 2 hour HTML5 based interactive course with full audio narration and engaging real-world scenarios for the best user experience and information retention. Our training course works on all computer devices including: smart phones, tablets, laptops, and PCs. If needed, you can conveniently switch back and forth between your phone (or tablet) and your computer, while taking the course, and you will always be returned to your most recent progress. Once you create an account you can log in from any computer or mobile device and train anytime, anywhere.

You can log in and out of your training account and your place in the course will be saved. Your course will be available to complete for 6 months from purchase.

After successfully completing this course and the 20 multiple choice question final exam, you will be able to print your RBS Certificate of Completion from your own printer.

RBS Seller Server Certificate - Course Outline

Our online California Alcohol Seller/Server Training Course contains four units of instruction, a course review, a supplement covering alcohol sales and service laws specific to California, and an online final exam. Below is a detailed course outline of topics covered in the course.

Unit 1

Responsible Sales and Service
Unit One Review
Unit One Quiz

Unit 2

Minors and Age Verification
Age Verification and ID Checking
Unit Two Review
Unit Two Quiz

Unit 3

Physical Effects of Alcohol
Absorption Factors
Alcohol and Drugs
Unit Three Review
Unit Three Quiz

Unit 4

Intoxication
Indicators of Intoxication
Test Your Skills
Managing Drinking Behavior
Stopping Alcohol Service
Creating a Safe Environment
Unit Four Review
Unit Four Quiz

Course Review

Topics in this Unit:
Review of Units 1, 2, 3, and 4

California State Laws & Regulation

California Alcohol Seller/Server Laws

Final Exam

20 multiple-choice questions - you must score at least 70% to pass

RBS Certificate of Completion

Upon successfully completing our California RBS course and final exam, you will be able to immediately print your certificate of completion. It will also be emailed to you.

Your certificate is valid for 2 years from the date of course completion.

If you work in a city or county that mandates server training, you may be required to carry your certificate while selling/serving alcoholic beverages.

If you lose your RBS certificate and need a replacement, you can log back into your account and print additional copies.

RBS Training Requirements

RBS training is not mandatory at the state level, however many cities and counties have made RBS training mandatory. Depending on the city or county you work in you may be required to complete an RBS program. Your employer may also mandate RBS certificate as a requirement for employment.

RBS Program Provider

Although the California ABC no longer has a process for approving RBS providers, we continue to meet all the requirements of the State of California providing the SureSell RBS Training course. You can view the California RBS program provider list on the California ABC website.