Bar Manager Training Course - 8 Areas of Focus For Success
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Bar Manager Training Course - 8 Areas of Focus For Success

Increase your knowledge and insight into the world of Bar & Hospitality Management & be successful in your future
4.0 (204 ratings)
Course Ratings are calculated from individual students’ ratings and a variety of other signals, like age of rating and reliability, to ensure that they reflect course quality fairly and accurately.
1,803 students enrolled
Created by Paul Gallagher
Last updated 9/2016
English [Auto]
Current price: $34.99 Original price: $49.99 Discount: 30% off
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This course includes
  • 2 hours on-demand video
  • 2 downloadable resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Manage a successful bar or hospitality business
  • Recognise the importance of customer service
  • Understand Marketing & Promotion and their importance in the success of your business
  • Create ambience that customers respond positively to
  • Get better profits through effective stock and inventory management techniques
  • Understand the importance of branding and how you can create and use your own brand
  • Manage and effective and motivated team that delivers your vision consistently
  • A passion for wanting to develop yourself and make a positive impact
  • A strong belief in delivering top quality experiences for our customers

This two hour online bar manager course is ideal for those interested in managing bars and venues as well as for those who are already working as managers wanting to further their bar manager training, skills and knowledge.

Read on to see why over 1000 people like you have enrolled on this course already.

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What will you get from this course?

  • The ability to manage a Bar & Hospitality Business a make a huge impact within your current role
  • Increase your employability skills for your next bar manager jobs 
  • Recoup the investment you make into this course with ease
  • Free downloads, guides & support, with regular updates and additions
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Click on the "Take This Course" button now and gain the knowledge and tools to succeed and make a positive impact within your career!

The Bar & Hospitality Industry is tough and being a success within such a competitive industry is getting harder and harder every day. That is why I want to give you the skills and insights into how I have managed and overseen a wide range of successful hospitality businesses for well over 10 years.

Over 1000 students have enrolled on this course already and more are signing up each and every day. I’m passionate about adding more content and sharing more of my experience with people like you!

You’ve found this course because you’re someone who wants to stand out and make an investment into your own development. You’re someone who sees the value that can be gained from learning more about your industry, giving you the skills and abilities to stand out in a crowded market.

These are the areas that I have found to be key in being successful in the Bar & Hospitality Industry and I want you to have access to my experience and be able to do more within your own business, your work and most importantly with your own development.

Why should you take this course?

  • Because you are the type of person that strives to do more within yourself, your business and for your team
  • You see the ever increasing pressures from the large chain hospitality businesses that are slowly limiting the success of smaller Bar & Hospitality businesses bringing the increased need to stand out in order to succeed
  • You want to optimise what you are doing already to maximise on the output whether that is financially, motivationally or developmentally

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Who this course is for:
  • Those already involved in working in a hospitality business such as a Bar, Pub, Restaurant or Nightclub
  • People who are wanting to make that step up to management in the bar and hospitality industry
  • Owners and managers looking to identify areas of their businesses to make improvements
Course content
Expand all 17 lectures 02:00:15
+ Introduction
3 lectures 12:13

In this first video you will receive a brief highlight of what you will be seeing across the 8 sections and what you can expect to learn from each principle

Preview 04:48

In this lecture we will be identifying the primary function of our business and establishing what what it is that makes our business great.

What is it that our customers want from our business and how can we add value to our customer's experience in order to build upon our market share

What is our Business For?

We will learn what is a Lifetime Customer and why are they so important to our business?

What is the benefit for creating more Lifetime Customers and what is added value they bring?

Lifetime Customers & Value
+ Knowing Your Market & Knowing Your Competition
3 lectures 14:41

In this first lecture from the main body of the course we will discuss how knowing your market and identifying your competitors will help build the foundations you need to grow your business.

Knowing Your Market & Knowing Your Competition

We will look at who your market is or who you want your market to be.

What are the benefits are targeting a specific market and how can we ensure that we are giving our customers the correct value for money once we have settled on our chosen market share?

Preview 05:36

There is always a this lecture we will begin look at what it means to have competitors and how we can use competitors to keep our own standards high in order to retain our share of the market

What Are The Competition Doing?
+ Branding
2 lectures 13:40

What is a brand and how can you successfuly use branding to enhance your business and the experiences of your customers

Introduction to Branding

Once you have your brand how do you use it consistently?

How do you update your brand?


  • Your Bar Consultant Brand Guidelines PDF: Use this document to see how a business can layout the guidelines for how to use their brand consistently. The guidelines show both how the elements of the brand can and can't be used
  • Brand Guidelines Template: This is a blank brand guidelines template that you can use to put your own guidelines onto paper. This is the Your Bar Consultant guideline format with the content removed.
Why Sticking to Brand is Important
+ Ambience
2 lectures 17:13

How and why to make Ambience an important factor in the running of your business. 

Learn how to use lighting to create the right ambience that your customers will respond to positively

Introduction to Ambience & Lighting

In this lecture we will discuss the topic of Music and how it plays into your ambience plans

We will cover the importance of a consistent music policy as well as volume

+ The Value of Reseach
2 lectures 18:27

What do you really know about your customers and how can we find out more about them

How to get reviews and how to use the data received from them to make improvements

The Value of Research

How to use different research avenues to gain insight into your customers and using data to make improvements within your operation

How to use SMART Objectives as a tool to manage and empower your staff to help make positive changes within your business

Complaints, Mystery Shoppers & Staff
+ Staff & Training
1 lecture 11:06

Why having the right staff and using the right training will do so much for your business

Investing in your staff and using their insight into your business

Staff & Training
+ Suppliers, Pricing & Stock Management
2 lectures 17:48

In the first lecture from Suppliers, Pricing & Stock Management we will be focusing primarily on the first two points of the section

How do we manage our suppliers in order to get the best service and the best price for our products?

What is the difference between cost price and retail price and how we can maximise on profits

Suppliers & Pricing

We will look at how to use effective stock/inventory management techniques to minimise your losses and maximise on your profits

Implement techniques that will enable you to get better stock results through your stocktakers and auditors

Stock & Inventory Management
+ Marketing & Promotion
1 lecture 12:30

How to use effective Marketing & Promotion to increase footfall and exposure for your business

Learn the difference between Marketing & Promotion and the use of advertising

We will cover traditional forms of marketing and promotion as well as email and social media

Marketing & Promotion
+ Attitude
1 lecture 02:37

Why having the correct attitude towards your business will be fundamental to your running a successful business

This will be followed by a conclusion to the course

The Right Attitude and Conclusion to Course