• TABC Training



The TABC Seller/Server Certificate ensures that you as a seller or server know about the rules governing the serving and selling of alcohol. With an average completion time of just 2 hours, this test clearly beats commuting to the classroom; saving you time and money. A TABC certification from us at Responsible Training will give you all the knowledge you need to know and make it big in the restaurant and bar industry.


After completing this course, the student will be able to:

  • Define terms used in this course
  • Describe the purpose, goals, and rules for seller-server training and certification
  • State the intent of Texas laws concerned with preventing alcohol sales to minors, intoxicated persons, and non-members of a private club.
  • Given a scenario, state if a sale of alcohol is legal or illegal with regards to minors.
  • Use observations to detect that a minor is attempting to purchase alcohol.
  • Correctly identify if an ID is valid and proper for purposes of establishing age.
  • Recall that the possession, use, manufacture, or misuse of an ID is an illegal act.
  • Given a scenario, select appropriate intervention techniques in regards to a minor attempting to purchase alcohol.
  • Describe how seller-servers are responsible for the acts of their customers (Dram Shop Act).
  • Given a scenario, state if a sale of alcohol is legal or illegal with regards to an intoxicated person.
  • Define blood alcohol concentration (BAC) and list factors that affect BAC in individuals.
  • Use observations to detect if a person is intoxicated.
  • Given a scenario, select appropriate intervention techniques for intoxicated persons.
  • Recall that there are private club rules for serving members and non-members.


  • Lesson 1: TABC Seller-Server Training Overview
  • Lesson 2: Minors and Alcohol Sales
  • Lesson 3: Intoxicated Persons and Alcohol Sales
  • Lesson 4: Other Permits

TABC courses provided by Safeway Classes are approved through the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission under Provider # 640-724

As the provider of this course, we will ask for personally identifiable information required by TABC and necessary to complete the course.