Recertification Deadline looms for Smart Serve Ontario Certificates

Aug 25, 2023
Smart Serve Recertification

In a bustling world where responsibilities and commitments often take center stage, it’s not uncommon for deadlines to sneak up on us. In a bid to address the challenges posed by last-minute recertifications, the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO) has extended Smart Serve recertification window. The new deadline was set for August 31st, 2023.  Now that date is quickly approaching and the window for recertifications is closing.

Why It Matters

Maintaining an up-to-date certification is not just a formality; it’s a commitment to ensuring the responsible service of alcohol. Whether you’re a bartender, server, or manager, possessing a valid Smart Serve certificate demonstrates your dedication to adhering to AGCO regulations and prioritizing the safety of patrons and the community.

Seizing the Opportunity

For those holding certificates, this extended recertification window is an open door to demonstrating your commitment to excellence. By seizing this opportunity and recertifying your credentials promptly, you actively contribute to the industry’s reputation for responsible alcohol service.

Navigating the Process

Smart Serve Ontario acknowledges the patience and understanding required during periods of high demand. Their commitment to supporting the industry and ensuring the highest standards of responsible alcohol service is unwavering. To learn more about the recertification process, gather information, or initiate your recertification journey, the Smart Serve website and dedicated support team are readily available resources.

This extended recertification window marks a significant milestone in ensuring the responsible service of alcohol across Ontario. By embracing this opportunity, individuals and the industry at large can continue to set the standard for excellence in responsible alcohol service.


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