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Montgomery County Department of Liquor Control

Alcohol Law Education and Regulatory Training (ALERT)


ALERT is designed to educate Montgomery County servers, sellers, managers and owners in alcohol beverage regulatory compliance. Participants will learn how to develop responsible alcohol policies, review issues identified by County and State enforcement agencies and have an opportunity to meet and network with peers and county officials. *this training complements the state certified training, it does not replace it.

When . . .

ALERT is held from 10AM - 1PM on the 2nd and 4th Monday of every month (except if the Monday falls on a holiday).  Please CLICK HERE to view all upcoming classes.
*Please note: if you arrive over 1/2 hour late, a letter of attendance will not be issued due to the mandate not being met.

Where . . .

201 Edison Park Drive, Gaithersburg, MD 20878 

Cost . . .

There is no cost to attend ALERT, but seating is limited.  RSVP is recommended.

TO RSVP:        Telephone:        240-777-1999            

                        Fax:                 240-777-1991 

                        By email:

For more information please contact the Outreach Office:
240-777-1999 or email






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Department of Liquor Control • 201 Edison Park Drive • Gaithersburg, MD 20878
Telephone 240-777-1900 • FAX 240-777-1962 • E-mail