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Let's get straight to the point. Our courses. We have 5 amazing courses to choose from to suit your budget and experience.
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The ‘Master Blaster’ – 2 Hour Masterclass

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‘The Taster’ – 1 Day Course

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‘The Standard’ – 1 Week

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‘The Semi-Pro’ – 3 Weeks

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‘The Pro’ – 4 Weeks

A Little More About Us


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Manchester Leisure Academy

Manchester Leisure Academy is the UK’s newest and biggest bartender training school. Devised by one of the key players in the legendary Hacienda club movement, Manchester Leisure Academy aims to provide aspiring cocktail bartenders, the skill and the knowledge needed to break into the industry. Through participating in one of our bar tender training courses, you can take up bar tending internships across Europe, the US and the Caribbean. We aim to deliver quality bar tender training in all aspects of the bar scene, from introduction to bar equipment and pairing standards to flairing and freepouring. We also provide cocktail drinkers with an insight to spirit/cocktail knowledge in our 2 hour Master-Classes, run by award-winning cocktail bartenders from across the industry.

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How To Get Bar Work Without Experience

Courses for aspiring bartenders Devised by one of the key players in the legendary Hacienda club movement, Manchester Leisure Academy provides aspiring cocktail bartenders, the skill and the knowledge needed to break into the industry. With a 100% guaranteed pass rate, our courses are the gateway to a career which will take you travelling around the world. Through participating in one of our bar tender training courses, you can take up bar tending internships across Manchester, Europe, the US and the Caribbean. Our courses cover everything – from bar set up, attitude and cleanliness – to the methods and the history of drink making. We also provide new and seasoned cocktail drinkers an insight to spirit/cocktail knowledge in our 2 hour Master-Classes, run by award-winning cocktail bartenders from across the industry. e: info@manchesterleisureacdemy.com w: www.manchesterleisureacademy.com p: 0161 222 0027 t: @GetBarJobs

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Bar Tender Training Manchester

We now have a new website! Let us be the first to welcome you to our bar tender training Manchester website. We’ve been running for a while now but we finally got together an amazing website to show off our awesome bar tender training courses. We’re currently advertising on multiple voucher websites so if you’ve been directed from there, take a look at our courses and see the difference the voucher has made!

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Bar Tender Training Manchester

MLA is a new bar tender training academy based in Manchester that specialises in getting you trained and employed as a bar tender, all from the convenience of Manchester.

With industry experts and state of the art equipment, you're guaranteed to love us.

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Top Floor,
55 Derby Street,
Manchester
M8 8HW

Disability access is available through the main entrance.

T: 0161 222 0027
E: info@manchesterleisureacademy.com

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