Posted on February 8, 2018 1:08 pm

How to get started & F.A.Q's

Using coupons is easy. once you register you can add your coupon on the pages below. If you have any issues at all, please feel free to contact us at or through the ‘Contact’ buttons and sections in the website menu.

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Simply follow the steps below and we will have you up and running in no time!

Step 1: To start

Just click on any of the “Register” or “Get certified now” links on the website.

Step 2:

Fill in your information and click ‘Create an account’.


Step 3:

After you register you will be brought straight to your shopping cart where you will see the BASSET training course. You can add our ‘Fast Cert’ to your cart here. The ‘Fast Cert’ guarantees you will receive your BASSET card within 10 days by email. If you do not purchase the ‘Fast Cert you will receive your BASSET card direct from the state within 30 days by US mail.

Step 4:

At this stage you fill in all of the information that will go on your BASSET card. Just click ‘Proceed to PayPal’ when you are done.

*If you have been given a coupon code from your employer you can enter it on this page where the top arrow is.

Step 5:

If you wish to pay by card just click on the ‘Pay with a card’ button.

Step 6:

Fill in your payment details and click on the ‘Pay now’ button.

Step 7:

This is your receipt page and contains the details of your purchase. Just click on the ‘Click here to start your BASSET training’ to be brought to the training overview page.

Step 8:

To start your BASSET training just click on the ‘Start learning’ button.

Step 9:

Just click on the introduction lesson which is the first lesson in the BASSET training course.


Good luck!

Remember, you can always stop and come back to complete your course as often as you like.


You can email us any time at . Please be sure to include your full name, email address and date of birth if requesting information about your certification once you have completed the course.

If you have opted for the Fast Cert, your state-issued certificate will be mailed to you within 10 business days of successfully completing the exam. If you do not select the Fast Cert, your state-issued certificate will be mailed to you within 30 days.

Immediately upon successfully finishing the course, your BASSET Illinois Certification of Completion will be sent to your email. This can be shown to employers as proof of completion.

You will be given 3 chances to take the final exam. You must pass with an 80% or higher to become certified. You can also access the correct answers to the questions (after the test has been completed) by going to “My BASSET training” (menu item tab at the top left of the page) and then to “BASSET training dashboard”. On the right hand side of your details you will see “Workbook”, you can click here to view your progress and correct answers. 

No, absolutely not. You are free to complete each segment of the class as you wish. Once you complete the course, you can also go back and re-watch any segment that you wish before completing the exam.

In total, it will take between 3-4 hours.

You will be certified for 3 years after completing the course. When you become certified with BASSET Illinois, you will also receive an email reminder as the certification is coming due for renewal.

BASSET is the State of Illinois’ certification class for sellers/servers of alcohol. It stands for Beverage Alcohol Sellers & Servers Education and Training.