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Responsible Beverage Service Training

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Protect Your Business and Your Community. Ensure alcohol is served and sold responsibly in your licensed establishment…you can't afford not to.

In some areas of Sonoma County, RBS training is mandated every 3 years by Municipal Code or Conditional Use Permit. Please call (707) 565-6617 to find out more about your local requirements.

Responsible Beverage Service (RBS) Training provides owners, managers and employees with up-to-date information on:

  • California State ABC laws and regulations
  • Local city and county alcohol ordinances
  • Civil, criminal and administrative liability
  • Preventing/refusing sales/service to minors and obviously intoxicated patrons
  • Checking legally acceptable forms of identification

Responsible Beverage Service trained employees can help your business:

  • Prevent property damage
  • Lower the cost of insurance premiums
  • Provide a safe work environment
  • Improve customer service, satisfaction and safety
  • Keep the community safe by preventing alcohol abuse, drunk driving and underage drinking

There is no cost to attend. Pre-registration is required.

All trainings are 4 hours and are appropriate for both on- and off-sale establishments.

Schedule

Lead Trainers: Commander Mike Bates, Rohnert Park Department of Public Safety; George Vasquez, Beverage Consulting Network, Inc. Additional trainers may be available.

DateLocationTime
Wednesday, February 28, 2018Petaluma Community Center
320 N. McDowell Blvd., Petaluma
12:30 - 4:30 p.m.
Monday, March 26, 2018Sebastopol Police Dept.
6850 Laguna Park Way, Sebastopol
8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Tuesday, March 27, 2018Cotati Community Room
216 E. School St., Cotati
12:30 - 4:30 p.m.
Monday, April 30, 2018Sebastopol Police Dept.
6850 Laguna Park Way, Sebastopol
8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Thursday, May 10, 2018Sonoma County Dept. of Health Services
2245 Challenger Way, Suite 100, Santa Rosa
12:30 - 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday, May 22, 2018Petaluma Community Center
320 N. McDowell Blvd., Petaluma
8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Wednesday, June 20, 2018Sebastopol Police Dept.
6850 Laguna Park Way, Sebastopol
12:30 - 4:30 p.m.

Registration

Register by email: Donna.Newman-Fields@sonoma-county.org

Register by phone: (707) 565-6617

Register online: http://goo.gl/i8kr5v

Funding provided by the Federal Substance Abuse Prevention and Treatment Block Grant.

Contact Information

County of Sonoma
Contact us by Phone
Addresses
Health Services Administration
3313 Chanate Road
Santa Rosa, CA 95404
38.46875, -122.708432

Crisis Stabilization Unit

2225 Challenger Way

Santa Rosa, CA 95407

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