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Server Training Requirements

On August 1, 2001, the MLCC implemented the mandatory server training requirement for licensees obtaining a new on premises license or transferring more than 50% interest in an existing on-premises license. At a minimum, server trained supervisory personnel must be employed during all hours alcoholic beverages are served as outlined in MCL 436.1501(1). Please review the documents below regarding the server training requirements. You may contact the MLCC's Executive Services Division for more information at 517-284-6270 or via email at

At this time, the Commission has approved the following server training programs under MCL 436.1906:

PLEASE NOTE: Some of the above noted programs are offered in other states. You must complete a program that covers Michigan requirements.

Related Documents: Server Training Certification Form (LC-1866)