Get the training to serve alcohol (BARS-L)

The Be A Responsible Server-Liquor (BARS-L) course will teach the roles and responsibilities involved in serving alcohol.

Some of the topics covered in this program are:

  • alcohol and its effects;
  • liability;
  • recognizing signs of intoxication;
  • prevention techniques;
  • checking proof of age;
  • server responsibilities; and
  • developing house rules and policies.

BARS-L self-study program

  1. Download and study the BARS-L manual.
  2. Download and complete the registration.
  3. Download and complete the BARS-L test.
  4. Fax the completed registration and test to 867-393-6306 or scan and email to You can also drop off the registration and test to the head office at 9031 Quartz Road, Whitehorse. 

If you're successful, we'll send your BARS-L certificate in the mail or, if requested, we can fax or email it to you.

In-person BARS course

The Yukon Liquor Corporation holds courses in Whitehorse and the rural communities.

To find out when our next scheduled course is or to schedule an in-person BARS-L course, email or phone 867-667-5245 or toll free in Yukon 1-800-661-0408, extension 5245.