ABSEC LLC is here 24 hours a day to assist you with your training needs. We want you to get your Louisiana Bar Card Online as quickly and easily as possible. If you have an issue or question, please feel free to reach out to us using the contact form below, or by calling us at 504-468-7145.
Please also see the Frequently Asked Questions below to see if your question is already answered.
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Frequently Asked Questions
I need a Responsible Vendor Server Permit, how do I purchase the online course and take the exam?
- Purchase the online course.
- Take the online course.
- Take the online exam. You will not be able to take the online exam until you complete the online course.)
You will receive a Certificate of Completion upon passing the Online Exam. This Certificate of Completion will serve as proof of training until your Server Permit is issued and made available online by the Louisiana Office of Alcohol and Tobacco Control.
You can retrieve, print and save your Responsible Vendor Card by visiting the Louisiana ATC website. Follow the directions HERE to do so.
I lost my server permit. How do I obtain another copy?
You can retrieve your certificate from the Louisiana ATC website. Follow the directions at this page -> https://absecllc.com/louisiana-bar-card-lookup/
How long is my server or security permit good for?
Responsible Vendor Server and Security permits expire every four years on the last day of the month in which you took the class.
Why should someone use the ABSEC Online Program?
The ABSEC online program incorporates Louisiana specific laws and regulations as required in all mandatory responsible vendor training programs in the state of Louisiana. By providing this state specific training, students receive the Louisiana Responsible Vendor Server Permit upon course and exam completion.
ABSEC is Louisiana based and Louisiana owned.
Do all of my employees who sell or serve alcohol need to be trained now?
Any person who sells or serves beverage alcohol or deals with customers who purchase or consume beverage alcohol must attend an approved server training class and receive a Server Permit issued by the Louisiana Office of Alcohol & Tobacco Control.
Servers must obtain a permit within 45 days from date of hire.
I took the alcohol server class but did not pass the examination, what do I do now?
Simple. You may retake the course and attempt the final examination by contacting us. https://absecllc.com/contact-us/
I was trained in responsible alcohol service in another state, is that training valid in Louisiana?
No, you must receive training specific to the State of Louisiana by attending an approved Responsible Vendor training program.
Who must attend class and obtain a Responsible Vendor Server Permit?
Any employee of a vendor who is authorized to sell or serve beverage alcohol in the normal course of his or her employment or deals with customers who purchase or consume beverage alcohol must successfully attend and pass a Responsible Vendor training course and obtain a Responsible Vendor Server Permit.