Home of Colorado’s Premiere Specialist for TIPS Responsible Alcohol Service Training

33,697 servers-sellers certified and counting

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Liquor Liability & Responsibility

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

  • Jul 05, 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM
    Brook's Place Tavern, 25577 Conifer Rd #100, Conifer, CO 80433, USA
    $50 per person; cash, business check, or credit card with fee. Payment due at class.
  • Wed, Jul 06
    License No. 1 - Hotel Boulderado, Boulde
    Jul 06, 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM
    License No. 1 - Hotel Boulderado, Boulde, 2115 13th St, Boulder, CO 80302, USA
    $50 per person; cash, business check, or credit card with fee. Payment due at class.
  • Wed, Jul 06
    The Carillon at Boulder Creek
    Jul 06, 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM
    The Carillon at Boulder Creek, 2525 Taft Dr, Boulder, CO 80302, USA
    $50 per person; cash, business check, or credit card with fee. Payment due at class.
  • Sat, Jul 09
    Dairy Center for the Arts
    Jul 09, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
    Dairy Center for the Arts, 2590 Walnut St, Boulder, CO 80302, USA
    $50 per person; cash, business check, or credit card with fee. Payment due at class.
  • Jul 10, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    Bubbles Liquor World, 675 Genoa Way, Castle Rock, CO 80109, USA
    $50 per person; cash, business check, or credit card with fee. Payment due at class.
  • Jul 11, 10:00 AM – 1:10 PM
    Terra, 891 14th St, Denver, CO 80202, USA
    $50 per person; cash, business check, or credit card with fee. Payment due at class.
  • Jul 12, 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.
  • Wed, Jul 13
    Under the Sun
    Jul 13, 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.
  • Jul 17, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Mountain Spirits Liquor and Wine, 135 Country Center Dr # 1, Pagosa Springs, CO 81147, USA
    $50 per person; cash, business check, or credit card with fee. Payment due at class.
  • Wed, Aug 03
    Rayback Collective
    Aug 03, 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.
  • Mon, Aug 08
    Terminal Bar - Union Station
    Aug 08, 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.
  • Mon, Aug 08
    West Metro Chamber of Commerce
    Aug 08, 5:30 PM – 8:30 PM
    West Metro Chamber of Commerce, 1667 Cole Blvd #400, Lakewood, CO 80401, USA
    $50 per person; cash, business check, or credit card with fee. Payment due at class.
  • Tue, Aug 09
    Terminal Bar - Union Station
    Aug 09, 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.
  • Wed, Aug 10
    Leaf of Pearl
    Aug 10, 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM
    Leaf of Pearl, 1710 Pearl St, Boulder, CO 80302, USA
    $50 per person; cash, business check, or credit card with fee. Payment due at class.
  • Mon, Aug 22
    Under the Sun
    Aug 22, 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.
  • Fri, Aug 26
    European Cellars
    Aug 26, 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.