Fostering Public Health &
Safety Through Education

Education

Education is one of the three pillars of ABC’s mission statement. A major part of our vision is to protect California communities through educating licensees and the public at large on health and safety information related to the alcoholic beverage industry.

Licensee Education

Information to help licensees maintain compliance and foster healthy relationships with their community. 

Responsible Beverage Service Training

AB 1221, requires on premise alcohol servers and managers attend Responsible Beverage Service (RBS) training from an accredited trainer and pass and exam to be certified.

Register for LEAD (Licensee/Server Training)

ABC offers training to licensees through its Licensee Education on Alcohol and Drugs (LEAD) Program. 

Cannabis and Alcohol

Guidance for licensees on laws governing cannabis and alcohol.

Merchant Education

Guidance for retail operators to help with understanding the laws related to their business. 

Industry Advisories

Be advised of changes in the law that directly affect the alcoholic beverage industry. 

Responsible Beverage Service Training

AB 1221 requires on premise alcohol servers and managers attend Responsible Beverage Service (RBS) training from an accredited trainer and pass an exam to me certified.