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Chicago, Illinois Bartending School

American Professional Bartending
School of Illinois

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We have five bartending schools in the greater Chicago area. To find out which locaton is most convenient to you, call us at:
773-BAR-TEND or 773-227-8363

About Us
 
In 1951, American Bartending School opened its doors at 334 South Wabash (just above Ronny's Steakhouse), Chicago, Illinois. Today, the American Professional Bartending School's Chicago campus is located just 3 blocks south of the original school, at 634 South Wabash.

With over 53 years of continuously operating a Bartending School in Chicago, it is the oldest Bartending School in the world. Many generations and thousands of bartenders, bar managers and bar owners are former graduates and alumni members of our schools. Well over 40,000 people have taken our courses in Chicagoland since 1951.

It is not uncommon to have referrals from grandparents, parents, aunts and uncles that have taken the course over the last 50 years. They have first hand knowledge of the value of our training and reputation in Chicagoland.

5 Greater Chicago, Illinois Locations
 
Chicago, Illinois
634 South Wabash
Suite 200
Chicago, Illinois 60605
312-427-6606
 
Schaumburg, IL.
315 West Golf
Schaumburg, Illinois
60195
847-882-7900
 
Calumet City, IL
445 Burnham Ave.
Calumet City, Illinois
60409
708-891-3300
 
Villa Park, Illinois
631 W. North Avenue.
Villa Park, Illinois
60181
630-883-3233
 
Riverside, Illinois
3250 South Harlem
Riverside, Illinois
60546
708-442-8877
 

Our Chicago Bartending Course
 
Professional Bartenders School offers several options to allow students to train while working, attending college, or raising families. Classes are available during the morning, afternoon, or evening, based on space availability.

Professional Bartending School will always be there for you.  Other schools have come and gone during our long tenure as the premier school of its kind in the Chicagoland and northwest Indiana area. 

We prepare the student by stressing fundamentals which can be applied to real life situations.  Many other Chicago vocational schools rely on gimmicky short cuts, which often lead to a negative response from quality establishments and substandard education.  Will other schools be there for you after you graduate? 

We have an excellent reputation for providing quality bartenders.   We have been training and placing bartenders throughout the United States and many foreign countries since 1951.

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Arrange a free consultation to learn more about tuition, registration and our next enrollment period by calling us at 773-227-8363.

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