California RBS Online Certification

Course Description

This Responsible Alcohol Seller Server online course meets all California ABC/RBS requirements for future alcohol servers obtaining or renewing their license. This course covers The Social Impact of Alcohol, The Impact of Alcohol on the Body, State Laws and Regulations Relating to Alcoholic Beverage Control, and tips to prevent sales of alcohol to underage people. Certificate emailed immediately upon completion! Finish in less than 2 hours! Credits reported to California ABC/RBS within 24 Hours of completion! No Test or Quiz! Call us at 1-800-698-2770 if you have any questions!

This course is for all types of alcohol servers in California, including:

• Bartenders    • Waiters    • Managers    • Anyone who handles alcohol or alcohol sales

Obtain or Renew Your California Alcohol Seller Server License Today!

In California, obtaining an Alcohol Seller/Server License is commonly referred to as obtaining a Responsible Beverage Service Training Program certification. Here are the general steps to get your license in California:

  1. Select an Approved Training Program: Choose a state-approved Responsible Beverage Service Training Program such as 1st Choice CE. These programs are designed to educate individuals on responsible alcohol service. Examples include TIPS (Training for Intervention Procedures) and LEAD (Licensee Education on Alcohol and Drugs).

  2. Complete the Training: Enroll in and complete the chosen training program. The courses typically cover topics such as checking IDs, recognizing signs of intoxication, and understanding legal responsibilities.

  3. Pass the Exam: Many training programs include an exam. You will need to pass the exam to demonstrate your understanding of the material.

  4. Receive Certification: Once you successfully complete the training and pass the exam, you will receive a certificate of completion. Keep this certificate as it may be required when applying for jobs in establishments that sell or serve alcohol.


Frequently Asked Questions

Do on-premises alcoholic beverage servers and their managers in California need to undergo RBS training and obtain certification?

Yes, starting on July 1, 2022, it is a mandatory requirement outlined in CA Assembly Bill 1221 and Assembly Bill 82. These regulations have been integrated into the California Code of Regulations, specifically in Title 4, Article 25, Sections 160-173.


How do I register as an alcohol server or manager?

Establish an account on the RBS Portal and opt for the Server role. A non-refundable $3 fee is necessary for registration. Access a brief instructional video to understand the process of becoming a registered server or manager.

Is there a cost for the ABC Alcohol Server Certification Exam?

The examination fee of $3 is incorporated into your registration on the RBS Portal. After your training is verified by the provider, you are allowed three attempts within 30 days to achieve a passing score of 70% or higher. Failing the exam necessitates retaking the training, submitting another $3 exam fee, and successfully passing the exam.

Course Details

• ABC RBS Approved Online Renewal Course - Provider #313397061
• ABC RBS Course #313333304
• Instant Access - Online Course.
• Study At Your Own Pace. Anytime.
• On Any Device. Phone, Tablet, or Computer.
• Hassle Free Navigation. Easy to Follow.
• Certificate emailed immediately upon completion.
• Credits reported to ABC/RBS w/in 24 Hrs.
• 1-800-698-2770 for any questions.



•ABC/RBS Provider #313397061
• ABC RBS Course #313333304
•Instant Online Access.
•Renew your License Today.
•Guaranteed credits, just follow along.
•Study At Your Own Pace, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
•Receive your certificate immediately after completion.
•Approved by the California RBS
•Simple layout, easy to follow.
•No hidden fees