Shaker BarSchoolsÂ® are delighted be the official training partners of the United Kingdom Bartenders Guild.
Adam Freeth, Managing Director of the Shaker BarSchoolsÂ® commented “We are proud to be partnered with such a globally respected organisation with such a rich history and it meets the long terms goals for both Shaker and the UKBG. We will be offering membership to the UKBG through our website and providing membership to the UKBG to all graduates of our International Bartenders and Advanced Bartenders Courses. This will be reciprocated by the UKBG promoting our training programs through their website and marketing and our courses being endorsed by the UKBG and International Bartenders Association “.
Est. in 2001, the Shaker BarSchoolsÂ® are the UK’s leading bartending schools dedicated to providing bartending and cocktail related training courses. The Shaker bartending schools are managed by a team of expert trainers with over 50 year’s industry experience and operate schools in London, Birmingham, Cape Town and Johannesburg.
The UKBG was established in 1933 and since then it has grown into a large national, non-political, trade association with the prime aim of advancing the professional skills of bar men and women throughout the country.
â€œShakerÂ® BarSchools are established as the most respected and professional bartending school in the UK and the United Kingdom Bartenders Guild are proud to offer their range of training programs at their purpose built bartending schools in Birmingham and London. The UKBGs partnership with Shaker brings our heritage and their passion together to offer the best training and education for both experienced and the aspiring bartenders of the futureâ€. Daniel Crebesse, President, United Kingdom Bartenders Guild.
Membership for the UKBG gives bartenders the exposure to the array of events and competitions held throughout the year and around the globe by both UKBG and IBA.
The Guild promotes a high standard of workmanship and encourages the development of creative new cocktails through rewarding competitions both at home and abroad. The Guild also maintains a strict code of ethics within the bartending business.