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TIPS Responsible Alcohol Service Training

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Liquor Liability & Documentation

What are you really responsible for in terms of selling and serving alcohol? What does the law expect of you?  What are Reasonable Efforts and how & when do we employ them?  How & why do we document incidents?

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ID Protocol

Proper procedure for checking IDs to confirm key pieces of information, regardless of origin of issue, orientation, or format. Detailed discussion of vertical, temporary, fake, and fraudulent ID/IPO, Confiscation, effective policies & customer service techniques.

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Compliance Checks & "Sting" Operations

Specifics on how to beat them and how they work, different types of compliance checks; legality, tactics, and operatives used by both the CO Dept of Revenue Agents AND  local Law Enforcement; understanding the difference between beating a sting & not serving minors.

Find a Class Near You

  • Walk-in fee is $50 per person; cash, business check, or credit card with fee. Discounts for individual Host Facilites and Regular Hosts/Core Clients.  Details see Host a Class.

  • Choose a day that fits your schedule and click 'Register Now' for the class of your choice.

  • Fill out the contact form. You will be sent a confirmation, as well as a reminder

  • Question? Please email the Master Trainer directly:   jb@tipscolorado.com

CURRENT SCHEDULE OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

  • Sep 30, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
    European Cellars, 4955 Paris St, Denver, CO 80239, USA
    $50 per person; cash, business check, or credit card with fee. Payment due at class.
  • Sep 30, 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM
    Junkyard Social Club, 2525 Frontier Ave, Boulder, CO 80301, USA
    $50 per person; cash, business check, or credit card with fee. Payment due at class.
  • Wed, Oct 12
    Rayback Collective
    Oct 12, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
    Rayback Collective, 2775 Valmont Rd, Boulder, CO 80304, USA
    $50 per person; cash, business check, or credit card with fee. Payment due at class.
  • Oct 17, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
    Under the Sun, 627 S Broadway, Boulder, CO 80305, USA
    $50 per person; cash, business check, or credit card with fee. Payment due at class.
  • Oct 19, 11:30 AM – 2:30 PM
    Vesper Lounge, 233 E 7th Ave, Denver, CO 80203, USA
    $50 per person; cash, business check, or credit card with fee. Payment due at class.
  • Nov 05, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    R&R Liquor, 1845 Main St, Colorado Springs, CO 80911, USA
    Liquor Store Employees ONLY; $50 per person; cash, business check, or credit card with fee. Payment due at class.
  • Sun, Nov 06
    Green Mountain Brewing Co.
    Nov 06, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Green Mountain Brewing Co., 2585 S Lewis Way #110, Lakewood, CO 80227, USA
    $50 per person; cash, business check, or credit card with fee. Payment due at class.
  • Nov 08, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Red Hawk Ridge Golf Course, 2156 Red Hawk Ridge Dr, Castle Rock, CO 80109, USA
    $50 per person; cash, business check, or credit card with fee. Payment due at class.
  • Wed, Nov 09
    License No. 1 - Hotel Boulderado
    Nov 09, 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM
    License No. 1 - Hotel Boulderado, 2115 13th St, Boulder, CO 80302, USA
    $50 per person; cash, business check, or credit card with fee. Payment due at class.
  • Mon, Nov 14
    Terminal Bar - Union Station
    Nov 14, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Terminal Bar - Union Station, 1701 Wynkoop St, Denver, CO 80211, USA
    $50 per person; cash, business check, or credit card with fee. Payment due at class.
  • Nov 14, 5:30 PM – 8:30 PM
    West Metro Chamber, 1667 Cole Blvd #400, Lakewood, CO 80401, USA
    $50 per person; cash, business check, or credit card with fee. Payment due at class.
  • Tue, Nov 15
    Terminal Bar - Union Station
    Nov 15, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    Terminal Bar - Union Station, 1701 Wynkoop St, Denver, CO 80211, USA
    $50 per person; cash, business check, or credit card with fee. Payment due at class.
  • Nov 16, 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM
    Leaf on Pearl, 1710 Pearl St, Boulder, CO 80302, USA
    $50 per person; cash, business check, or credit card with fee. Payment due at class.
  • Nov 21, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
    St. Julien Hotel, 900 Walnut St, Boulder, CO 80302, USA
    $50 per person; cash, business check, or credit card with fee. Payment due at class.
  • Tue, Dec 06
    Hard Rock Cafe - Denver
    Dec 06, 9:00 AM – Dec 07, 12:00 PM
    Hard Rock Cafe - Denver, 500 16th St Mall, Denver, CO 80202, USA
    $50 per person; cash, business check, or credit card with fee. Payment due at class.
  • Dec 07, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
    Rayback Collective, 2775 Valmont Rd, Boulder, CO 80304, USA
    $50 per person; cash, business check, or credit card with fee. Payment due at class.
  • Dec 12, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
    Under the Sun, 627 S Broadway, Boulder, CO 80305, USA
    $50 per person; cash, business check, or credit card with fee. Payment due at class.
  • Dec 13, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
    St. Julien Hotel, 900 Walnut St, Boulder, CO 80302, USA
    $50 per person; cash, business check, or credit card with fee. Payment due at class.

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