The Training For Intervention ProcedureS (TIPS) curriculum is a program for those individuals who have been cited for either serving or selling alcohol to a minor. TIPS is an alcohol intervention program that trains individuals to serve and/or sell alcohol responsibly in any setting. The purpose of TIPS is to help people create the kind of environment that promotes safety and responsibility wherever alcohol is sold. Included in this training is a review of proper procedure to use to determine age and valid forms of identification.
Training for Intervention ProcedureS (TIPS) Training for On and Off Premise establishments is offered as an online course known as eTIPS.
eTIPS is a web-based server training program, offering outstanding online training as well as eTIPS certification. eTIPS allows for the same quality classroom training to be provided via the computer for convenience. eTIPS training is a self-paced, innovative approach to alcohol server training. Each of our online certification programs is tailored to a specific setting where alcohol is sold or served. eTIPS for On Premise establishments are for restaurants, bars, hotels and nightclubs. eTIPS for Off Premise establishments are for grocery stores, convenience stores and liquor stores.
To enroll in an eTIPS class, please complete the attached registration form and submit payment of $50 (cashiers check or money order only) made payable to Johnson County Mental Health Center.
Once registration and payment have been received, staff will personally contact you to schedule a time for you to complete the eTIPS training.
Ability to read, write and understand English, and the ability to operate a computer will be required to take the eTIPs training.
All eTIPS trainings will be held in the Prevention Services office located in the lower level of the Johnson County Mental Health Center at: 1125 West Spruce, Olathe, KS 66061.
If you find that you will be more than 15 minutes late for your appointment, please contact Prevention Services to re-schedule. You will be allotted one re-schedule only.
Please allow approximately three (3) hours time to complete this self-paced eTIPS training.
Technical assistance will be provided by Prevention Services staff during your scheduled eTIPS training if needed.
For more information or registration, please contact:
1125 W. Spruce, Olathe, KS 66061