Rhode Island Alcohol Server / Seller Training

Rhode Island Alcohol Server / Seller Training

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Designed for on-premises alcohol beverage servers/sellers and their managers, this is the easiest training program to earn your Rhode Island Alcohol Server/Seller Certificate.


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Rhode Island state-approved training

Rhode Island state-approved training

Certificate valid for 3 years

Certificate valid for 3 years

24/7, 12-month online course access

24/7, 12-month online course access

Student handbook with detailed course notes

Student handbook with detailed course notes

Practice quizzes after each lesson

Practice quizzes after each lesson

Final exam administered by Userve

Final exam administered by Userve

We make it easier to get your Rhode Island Alcohol Server/Seller Certificate.

Rhode Island State-Approved
Rhode Island State-Approved
Approved by the Rhode Island Department of Business Regulation.
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300K+ Happy Students
300K+ Happy Students
Successfully trained over 300K students in service and hospitality, with a 98% satisfaction rating.
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What You’ll Learn

Userve’s state-approved Alcohol Server/Seller Training Program will quickly teach you everything you need to know to finish the course, pass the included final exam, and get your Alcohol Server/Seller Certificate in Rhode Island. Course topics include the impacts of alcohol on the body, state and alcohol laws and regulations, and intervention techniques.

There are 12 lessons:

1: Impacts of Alcohol on The Body
This lesson examines how alcohol passes through the body as well as how the body processes alcohol.
2: Blood Alcohol Concentration (BAC)
In this lesson, you’ll learn about Blood Alcohol Concentration and the factors that affect it.
3: Measuring Intoxication
In this lesson, you’ll learn about measuring BAC as well as recognizing the potential signs of intoxication.
4: Factors Affecting Intoxication
This lesson examines the various factors that affect the severity of intoxication.
5: Myths About Sobering Up
There are a number of myths that exist about sobering up. This lesson debunks those myths.
6: State Laws
In this lesson, we look at state laws and regulations related to alcohol service.
7: Alcohol Laws
In this lesson, you’ll learn about the various alcohol laws that have been created to help keep people safe, and the role of the liquor authority and law enforcement.
8: Types of Liabilities
This lesson uncovers the various liabilities associated with alcohol sales and service. 
9: Checking Identification
This lesson examines acceptable and unacceptable IDs, as well as the proper techniques for checking an ID presented by a customer. 
10: Recognizing Intoxication
In this lesson, you’ll learn how to recognize the signs of intoxication, in order to prevent or stop sales to intoxicated customers.
11: How to Stop Service
This lesson reviews techniques for stopping service to intoxicated customers.
12: Maintaining a Safe Environment
In this lesson, you’ll learn various techniques for how to maintain a safe environment, including how to avoid confrontations and prevent further intoxication. 

Comprehensive Rhode Island alcohol server/seller training made simple.

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Lessons designed by experienced learning and development professionals.

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Study at Your Pace

Flexible courses built for your busy schedule with easy start-and-stop functionality.

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Free Additional Resources

Student Handbook with detailed course notes and handy posters and templates to use on-the-job.

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Unlimited Quiz Attempts

Practice quizzes after every lesson to ensure you understand the material.

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12-Month Access

Complete training in one sitting or choose your own training pace with course access for up to one year.

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Business accounts make training & compliance easy.


Our business accounts make it easy to get and stay compliant.

Alcohol Server/Seller Training in Rhode Island is a state requirement. Now is the time to ensure your organization gets compliant by enrolling your staff in Userve's state-approved Rhode Island Alcohol Server/Seller Course. Our Business Accounts make staff training and compliance hassle-free with a variety of features to support you:

  • Dedicated Account Manager Support
  • Compliance Advisory Services
  • Bulk Enrollment and Hands-on Help
  • Preferred Pricing
  • Student Progress and Success-Tracking

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Protect Your Brand

Your brand matters to us as much as it does to you.

Our best practice solutions are designed with your brand in mind. They ensure:

  • You're protecting your business from risks associated with food safety and alcohol service incidents
  • You’re protecting your customers’ safety and wellbeing
  • You’re keeping your customers’ trust
  • You’re staying protected–with features like compliance advisory services to keep you informed and on top of requirements
Upskill Your Employees

Your staff gets the most out of our training, so you get the most out of them.

Our learning experience has been designed to:

  • Engage your staff so they take in and retain the material
  • Work on a mobile device to make it easy for your team to access and complete the training from anywhere at anytime
  • Ensure learner satisfaction – our exceptional student success rates speak for themselves and ensure you get the most value from your investment
Gain Peace of Mind

The information and support you need, when you need it.

Our team of dedicated individuals gives you the peace of mind you need, by providing:

  • Compliance advisory services for the most current information on government mandates
  • Guidance on training requirements
  • Hands-on account management support, including help with student enrollment
Save Time and Effort

Your time is valuable, so we make things as quick and easy as possible.

We recognize how busy you are, so we make managing your organization's training as simple and efficient as possible through:

  • Bulk student enrollment – and preferred pricing while we’re at it
  • User-friendly account management tools that make admin a breeze
  • Student progress and success-tracking tools for timely status reports
  • Hands-on help should you need it

Frequently Asked Questions

Alcohol Server Training

What is Rhode Island Alcohol Server/Seller Training?

As an alcohol server or off-premise seller, you need to ensure the safe service of alcohol. This course informs and prepares you to safely serve or sell alcohol, including how to spot the signs of intoxication, how to properly check identification and how to refuse service when required.

Is alcohol server/seller training required in Rhode Island?

Yes. State-approved alcohol server/seller training like Userve’s course is a legal requirement for all alcohol servers and those involved in the sale and service of alcohol in Rhode Island.

Certification Information

How do I get my certificate?

Once you have successfully completed the Rhode Island Alcohol Server/Seller Training Program and passed the final exam included at the end of the course, we will issue you your downloadable Certificate of Completion by email.

How long is my Rhode Island Alcohol Server/Seller Certificate valid for?

Your certificate is valid for three years from the date of issue.

What happens if I lose my certificate?

No problem! This can happen to anyone and that's why our team is here to help. Just contact us and we'll be happy to assist you. Simply fill out the form on our contact page or give us a call at 1 855-546-1500.

Employer Information

I am an employer – do my staff require alcohol server/seller training?

The state of Rhode Island requires anyone who sells or serves alcohol, provides valet parking, checks IDs, or supervises any such activities to complete a state-approved alcohol server/seller training program within 60 days of employment. Userve’s course is approved by the Rhode Island Department of Business Regulation.

Am I able to monitor the progress my employees are making toward completing the online course?

Yes! Userve's business solutions include access to a portal that allows you to track student progress and completion of the Rhode Island Alcohol Server Course.

Do you offer business accounts for Rhode Island Alcohol Server Training?

Yes! For more information on business accounts for all of our courses, contact us or book a demo today.

About the Exam

Who administers the final exam?

The final exam is included as part of the training course and is administered by Userve.

What do I need to know about the final exam?

The exam is the final component of the course. Once you've successfully completed the Rhode Island Alcohol Server Training Course and practice quizzes at the end of each lesson, you'll be able to write the final exam. It includes 50 multiple-choice questions and you must score at least 75% to pass.

What's Included?

What does the course include?

Userve’s Alcohol Server/Seller Training Course in Rhode Island is a convenient way to obtain your state-approved training. Our course will provide you with everything you need to know to pass the exam and get your Alcohol Server/Seller Certificate.

Our online alcohol server/seller training features:

  • 100% online training and course materials

  • Additional course resources including a student handbook, Glossary of Terms, BAC (Blood Alcohol Concentration) charts

  • Practice questions to prepare you for the exam

  • The final exam

Do I get to keep the additional course resources?

Our Rhode Island Alcohol Training comes with a variety of resources to help you as you complete the course. These include a student handbook, Glossary of Terms and BAC (Blood Alcohol Concentration) charts for males and females. These are downloadable for you to continue to use after your alcohol server training is complete.

Can I get help if needed?

Of course! If you have any questions about the course, training requirements or general enquiries, contact our Student Support Team.

Course Requirements

How long does the alcohol server/seller training take?

The training course takes most people approximately 2-3 hours to complete. Keep in mind that you can train at your own pace and start and stop as often as you like.

How long will I have access to the course?

You have 12 months from the date of enrollment to complete the training program, including all course lessons and practice tests.

Can I do the course all online, or is there a practical component?

For your convenience, the Rhode Island Alcohol Server/Seller Training Program is 100% online.

Can I do the course on a mobile device?

Yes! Like all Userve training, our Rhode Island Alcohol Server/Seller Course is 100% online and can be completed on your mobile device.

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