BASSET Certification

Click Here to Register for Online $14.75 Class

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Our online course is fully accredited by the Illinois Liquor Commission.

  • Only $14.75 per employee
  • Mobile-friendly, self-paced, and on-demand
  • Printable temporary certification upon completion
  • Results automatically sent to Illinois  Liquor Control Commission
  • Official BASSET card mailed directly to employee


For private in-house classes, contact John Gescheidle.

The Illinois Liquor Control Commission offers free signage and materials/videos to help you understand the law. Download materials/newsletters and/or request a kit.

The goals and objectives of the BASSET Program are:

  1. Train and educate sellers and servers to engage in responsible alcohol service;
  2. Spot signs of intoxication and utilize various intervention techniques;
  3. Prevent DUIs and alcohol-related fatalities;
  4. Stop underage sales and underage drinking;
  5. Create safer communities and establishments where alcohol is served;
  6. Educate owners, managers and staff on dram shop insurance, state laws, and local ordinances regarding alcohol service.


By July 1, 2018, ALL ILLINOIS on-premise alcohol servers and those required to check identification for alcohol service will be mandated to take BASSET. Currently, it is restricted to certain counties.