Yukon Liquor Corporation



Liquor Service Training Program (BARS)

This educational program is offered to licensees, premise managers, servers, and permit holders that can be adjusted to suit your specific needs. 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
  • developing house rules/policies

To attend or organize a B.A.R.S. session, please contact the Licensing and Inspections office in Whitehorse at 667-5245.

B.A.R.S (Be A Responsible Server) Self-Study Program

Here's how it works:
1. Fill out a registration form.  You may choose either a hard-copy or a CD-ROM version of the course. FAX the registration back to the head office at (867) 393-6306. B.A.R.S. Self Study Program Registration Form ( 21KB) 
2. Pick up the course material from our Quartz Road location or any rural community liquor store, or we can mail it to you.
3. Once you have completed the course, take the final test (included in the course material) and send it to our Head Office for marking. A self-addressed stamped envelope will be included. All successful participants will receive their BARS certificate in the mail.

Of course, we will continue to offer the in-person BARS courses in Whitehorse and the rural communities. If you have any questions, or want to schedule an in-person BARS course, please contact us at 667-5245.