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Responsible Serving® of Alcohol

District of Columbia Responsible Serving® of Alcohol Information

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Responsible Serving® of Alcohol Course
$8.95


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Do you need to get your alcohol awareness training program certificate?

Earn your Washington, DC alcohol awareness training program certificate (commonly called: "Washington, DC bartender license") by completing the Responsible Serving® of Alcohol Course for Washington, DC.


Washington, DC Responsible Serving® of Alcohol Course Approval

Washington, DC bartender license - 1609221600DC_2.pngRserving's Washington DC Responsible Serving® of Alcohol Course has been approved by the Alcoholic Beverage Regulation Administration for alcohol server / seller certification and satisfies the licensing requirements.

While alcohol server and bartender certification is not required in the District of Columbia, it is recommended that all alcohol servers, sellers, and bartenders complete a Washington DC approved alcohol server / seller training and certification.

Employers receive discount pricing.

DC ABRA COVID Update: As of February 4, the District remains in Phase Two with limited indoor dining reinstituted and modified service hours in effect.

Modifications include:
  • Indoor dining is limited to 25 percent capacity of the lowest seat count included on the DCRA-issued Certificate of Occupancy. Capacity maximums apply to tents and temporary structures with three (3) or more sides, and summer gardens with closed retractable roofs. Igloos seating individual parties of six (6) persons or less are exempt.
  • Outdoor dining continues to be permitted between 6:00 a.m. – 12:00 a.m., daily, with on-premises alcohol service and consumption required to end by 10:00 p.m., daily. Previously, on-premises alcohol consumption was permitted from 6:00 a.m. -- 12:00 a.m., daily.
  • Alcohol sales for carry-out and delivery are allowed between 6:00 a.m. – 12:00 a.m., daily, with advance registration with the Alcoholic Beverage Regulation Administration (ABRA). Previously, alcohol carry-out and delivery was permitted from 6:00 a.m. – 1:00 a.m., daily.
Comprehensive Phase Two guidelines, including table capacity maximums and patron spacing requirements, are detailed at abra.dc.gov/page/phase-two-reopen-dc.


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Receive your official PSCC Rserving Responsible Serving® of Alcohol Wallet Card for DC Responsible Serving® of Alcohol in the mail!

No Extra Charge!


After you complete the course, you are able to generate your printable certificate for DC Responsible Serving® of Alcohol immediately.
You will automatically receive your PSCC Rserving bartender's license / wallet card for DC in the mail within 15 days.






This course is approved or recommended for nearly all states; for specific state information, click here.

Many states and employers are now requiring training for anyone who sells, serves or otherwise handles alcohol. In most cases, this course will fulfill either the state requirements or employer requirements. Among other things covered in this course, you'll learn:
  • How to check for and recognize fake IDs
  • How to visually make a judgment of intoxication
  • How to refuse a sale or service, and how to slow service
  • Your professional and legal responsibilities to your customers
and much more.

Enroll today and get your Responsible Serving® of Alcohol certification!



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Responsible Serving® of Alcohol $8.95






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Rserving is approved by the District of Columbia Alcohol Beverage Regulation Administration!

DC ABRA COVID Update: As of February 4, the District remains in Phase Two with limited indoor dining reinstituted and modified service hours in effect.

Modifications include:
  • Indoor dining is limited to 25 percent capacity of the lowest seat count included on the DCRA-issued Certificate of Occupancy. Capacity maximums apply to tents and temporary structures with three (3) or more sides, and summer gardens with closed retractable roofs. Igloos seating individual parties of six (6) persons or less are exempt.
  • Outdoor dining continues to be permitted between 6:00 a.m. – 12:00 a.m., daily, with on-premises alcohol service and consumption required to end by 10:00 p.m., daily. Previously, on-premises alcohol consumption was permitted from 6:00 a.m. -- 12:00 a.m., daily.
  • Alcohol sales for carry-out and delivery are allowed between 6:00 a.m. – 12:00 a.m., daily, with advance registration with the Alcoholic Beverage Regulation Administration (ABRA). Previously, alcohol carry-out and delivery was permitted from 6:00 a.m. – 1:00 a.m., daily.
Comprehensive Phase Two guidelines, including table capacity maximums and patron spacing requirements, are detailed at abra.dc.gov/page/phase-two-reopen-dc.


Related Courses for District of Columbia:


What is the minimum age to sell/serve alcohol in Washington, DC?

The minimum age to sell and serve alcohol in Washington, DC is 18.
Washington, DC Bartending License, alcohol awareness training program certificate regulations


The Washington, DC Alcoholic Beverage Regulation Administration

The agency that handles Washington, DC liquor licensing and/or bartender licensing rules and regulations in Washington, DC is The Washington, DC Alcoholic Beverage Regulation Administration. The contact information for The Washington, DC Alcoholic Beverage Regulation Administration is listed below. You can contact them to verify that online server certification (bartender license) can be obtained in Washington, DC. We have also listed that information where applicable.

The Washington, DC Alcoholic Beverage Regulation Administration
(202) 442-4423
https://abra.dc.gov/

Bartending License, alcohol awareness training program certificate regulations for sellers and servers in Washington, DC
  • DC Dram Shop Laws: No
  • DC Happy Hour Laws: