The SBU Diploma Courses are available in German and French.
The courses are set on 4 full days and finish with the exam for the official SBU-Diploma.

Swiss Barkeeper Union is the official Association for barkeepers in Switzerland since 1927 and is part and founder-member of IBA International Bar Association as part of 60 official national bartenders guilds in the world. Our course is dedicated to bartenders (professional and beginners) who wish to obtain a large covered information of knowledge and practice about professional barkeeping.

The first objective of SBU Diploma Courses is to pass a solid base competence for your job as a bartender.

The second one is the opportunity to get a free-pass to the annual Official Swiss Cocktail Championships, competing in the category “Active”. Only active competitors are competing for the title “Official Swiss Cocktail Champion”.

The next SBU Diploma Course is taking place in German in September, 9/16/17/23 and 24 at the Atelier Classic Bar in Thun. Date for the next SBU Diploma Course will be announced soon.