Illinois ILCC BASSET Alcohol Server Seller Certification

BASSET program approved by the Illinois Liquor Control Commission (ILCC).

Self-paced interactive narration & mobile friendly. Train at your own speed, Quick and Easy!

A+ Server Education BASSET Training Is approved for both On and Off-Premise locations. BASSET Certification is also Required for Alcohol “To Go” and Delivery

Illinois Liquor Control Commission (ILCC) BASSET Certification

What is Illinois Liquor Control Commission (ILCC) BASSET Certification?

What is ILCC BASSET alcohol certification, you ask? It stands for "Beverage Alcohol Sellers and Servers Education and Training," and it's the Illinois state-approved course that helps handlers of alcoholic beverages learn the responsibilities and dangers involved with their jobs. The purpose of a BASSET course is to ensure that everyone has the proper tools and skills they will need to perform their jobs safely and prevent dangerous mistakes from occurring – such as serving to a minor or providing alcohol to a habitual or intoxicated customer. Additionally, a BASSET course protects the establishment itself from, should a mistake or hazardous situation happen.

The BASSET certification is for anyone that sells, serves, or mixes alcohol in the state of Illinois. This includes anyone that manages or oversees anyone that sells, serves, or mixes alcohol. This training is to help promote legal and responsible sales and service of alcoholic beverages.

All course content is in HTML5, which means it will work on iPad-iPhone-Android-Kindle Fire-Desktop and Mac Devices. You do not need Adobe Flash Player, and there is no need to download any other browser to take our course. We have tested our course in Firefox, Edge, Chrome, and Safari browser.

 

Course Features and Outline

The online training course is self-paced but contains two hours of interactive course content with full audio narration and engaging real-world scenarios. This training course works on all devices, including smartphones, tablets, laptops, and PCs. Once you create an account, you can log in from any computer or mobile device and complete the training anytime, anywhere. You have 30 days from purchase to complete this course. You can log in and out of your training account with our learning management system. After completing this BASSET course and passing the 20 multiple choice question final exam, you will be able to print your temporary BASSET certification from your printer or save it to your device.

Aplusservereducation.com submits the BASSET completion records to the Illinois Liquor Control Commission (ILCC) every other day. The ILCC will issue your official BASSET card and mail it to you at the address you provided during registration. Your Illinois BASSET certification is valid for three years from the date of course completion. The BASSET certification must be available for inspection with the person's name on the certification.

The training material has five units. The units contain information about alcohol, the drug, check ID, intervention techniques, dram shop laws, and recognizing signs of intoxication.

 

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Proof of Completion After Class

Printable proof of completion you can show your employer that you have completed the online course. You can also log in any time to reprint your certificate if you misplace it. Certificate is good for 3 years.

Mobile Friendly + State-of-the-Art

We have designed this course to work on all devices and screen sizes - smartphones, tablets, desktops & laptops. Our state-of-the-art Learning Management System is easy to use. Log out any time and continue where you left off when you log back in.

Your Time Is Important

The state law requires that the BASSET Certification course must take a minimum of 2 hours. We have met this requirement in a way that you can get the training done as fast as possible. You can also access the course 24/7/365 and study at your own pace with quick and easy course units.

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The best way for any business owner to prevent this scenario from occurring is to require all managers and employees to complete our state-approved ILCC BASSET Alcohol Certification course. Our course instructs sellers and servers in all of the Illinois alcohol regulations, including Happy Hour laws. By putting together a well–informed staff, business owners can ensure that all laws are followed to the detail while keeping staff and customers safe during their time on the premises.

We're ILCC BASSET Alcohol Certification Approved

You can complete the course in 2 hours, and it's the fastest way to get your ILCC-approved alcohol permit online. Save time with our Fast and Easy online training. Our online course also includes a full narration to help you learn as you go. Need to look up your BASSET Permit with the ILCC Click here.

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Overview of our training

Our program gives people selling and serving alcoholic beverages an overview of alcohol sales, regulations, and techniques for recognizing a minor. Alcohol vendors will better understand how selling alcohol reduces trouble and improves safety.
 
The best way for servers and bartenders to avoid facing criminal charges is to take the BASSET alcohol training course. This course provides employees with a thorough and detailed education on identifying underage customers and spot fake IDs whenever they may come across one. The employee must determine when a minor is attempting to sneak by—failure to do so could cost them their jobs and could even result in the establishment losing its liquor license. That's why many seller/server establishments will require this training before an employee ever serves alcohol on the job. The state of Illinois now requires that anyone that serves, sells, or mixes alcohol in the state must complete an ILCC BASSET approved training course.

It's the Law!

In the state of Illinois, establishments are not allowed to do any of the following during their Happy Hour:

  • Serving more than 2 drinks to a single person at a time
  • Offering drinks at a reduced price (i.e., "2 for 1" specials, or "$1 beers from 4 – 7 p.m.")
  • Create "unlimited" drink specials during any period of time
  • Increase the amount of liquor provided in any cocktail
  • Host any game or contest of any kind in which a prize is given for the consumption of alcohol
Please note that any discounted prices on food or products must be at that price for the entire day, not just during a 2 to 3-hour window. Therefore, the concept of "Happy Hour" is relegated to just a small part of an entire day's special and isn't really a Happy Hour at all.

Need a replacement certificate?

Please email us or use our chat system, stating you need a replacement certificate. We will look up your certificate number, and we will find your certificate in the state system and email it or respond in your chat to download it. Please note we can only offer replacement certificates to students that complete our training. If you took the training with a different company, you would need to contact that company for a replacement.

BASSET Keeps You Safe

Our expert instructors have put together a top-quality course that will engage you and make your experience entertaining as well as educational. The chapters are short and manageable for faster certification, and the course uses state-approved material, certified by the Illinois ILCC BASSET program.

Why Are Servers Required To Take An Alcohol Education Class?

Any establishments that sells, serves, or mixes alcoholic beverages for on-premise consumption. Must make sure that every server of alcohol is already certified or completes an approved training course within sixty days of hire. Each server of alcohol must maintain that certification throughout his or her employment. Club Licensees must have at least one BASSET certified staff member at all times. To supervise the service of alcohol to members and the guests of members.

To Become BASSET Certified

Complete the required BASSET training course.
A+ Server Education will issues you a proof of completion certificate after you pass the exam.
A+ Server Education sends a roster of students who have passed the exam to the Illinois Liquor Control Commission (ILCC).
The Commission then issues BASSET cards to participants who complete the course.
Renew your BASSET card 3 years from the date of issuance.

 

ILCC BASSET Information

BASSET Training Required for Alcohol “To Go” and Delivery

To keep businesses running and staff employed Public Act 101-0631 allows on-premise establishments (bars and restaurants), to sell cocktails “Togo”, for takeout and delivery. Along with this new mandate, Beverage Alcohol Sellers and Servers Education and Training(BASSET) is required for the curbside and delivery sales to prevent illegal sales of alcohol either to a minor or intoxicated person. Under this law, third party delivery companies can not deliver cocktails or mixed drinks. By including BASSET training in this act, BASSET certified employees must utilize the techniques in training to ensure proper carding techniques, how to handle refusal situations when necessary, and avoid third party sales and liability.

BASSET Certification Renewals/ Expiration

Your ILCC BASSET Alcohol Certification is only valid for 3 years. When your certification expires you will need to take the training course again to renew or get re-certified.

Paying For Your Employees is Easy with Pre-Paid Bulk Codes

Need to pay for your employees to get their BASSET certification online? It’s easy with our bulk code system. When it comes time for one of your employees to get BASSET certified, give them one of the codes, and they’ll enter it on the payment page when they enroll. It’s that easy. Why buy in bulk? The more you buy, the more you save. Discounts on bulk codes start at ten or more codes.

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