Elemental Mixology
Milepost 5 Lofts, Unit 310
900 NE 81st Avenue
Portland, Oregon
97213

(971) 279-7152

Frequently Asked Questions

[Location]
Question: Do Elemental Mixology classes and courses take place only in Portland, Oregon?
Answer: Yes. There are no Elemental Mixology classes or courses outside of Portland, Oregon. People often travel to attend intensive (but not abbreviated) travelers' courses.

[Hiring]
Question: I am interested in having Elemental Mixology graduates apply for a work in my establishment or for a specific gig. How do I do that?
Answer: A job board is posted in the Elemental Mixology classroom. Employers seeking Elemental Mixology alumni as applicants for hire should use the contact tab to send a message with details that can be posted to the job board.

[International Status]
Question: Is any specific visa type or international status required to attend Elemental Mixology courses or classes?
Answer: No specific visa or international status is required.

[Online Courses]
Question: Are Elemental Mixology Courses available face-to-face online or by video conferencing?
Answer: At this time, no. There has been interest in this and video conferencing instruction for multiple students at a time is being explored. If you are interested in this, be sure to contact Andrew through the Elemental Mixology contact page.

[Pre-requisites]
Question: Is it neccessary to enroll in the Casual Mixing Class before taking other courses?
Answer: No.

[Last-minute Booking]
Question: The course I want to take starts today. Can I purchase now and join the course in time?
Answer: Yes (if there are still spaces available). As soon as the purchase is complete, an automated e-mail message is sent with the confirmation and all of the relevant information for you leave right away and join the course!.

[Licensing]
Question: Does Elemental Mixology provide licensing?
Answer: No. In Oregon, an Alcohol Service Permit from the O.L.C.C. is required for employment dispensing, mixing or serving alcoholic drinks. In many other states, no such license is required.

[Certification]
Question: Does Elemental Mixology provide certification?
Answer: Yes, certificates of completion are available for each of the 201, 202 and 203 courses. A master certificate is available to anyone who completes the Master Course Curriculum (201 + 202 + 203) and demonstrates having satisfactorily learned the material.

[Job-placement Assistance]
Question: Does Elemental Mixology provide job placement assistance or is there any guaranty of getting a job?
Answer: No, but a job board is posted in the Elemental Mixology classroom. Employers seeking Elemental Mixology alumni as applicants for hire should use the contact tab to send a message with details that can be posted to the job board.