Massapequa Takes Action Coalition (MTAC) will host free TIPS training for OFF Premises businesses (convenience store, grocery store, liquor store, etc.) in its efforts to prevent underage drinking, intoxication and drunk driving across the Massapequas. TIPS, a skills based training, stands for Training Intervention ProcedureS and is an approved alcohol training awareness program by the New York State Liquor Authority. MTAC’s TIPS is being offered in conjunction with the Town of Oyster Bay, Nassau County Police Department, YES Community Counseling Center, and Massapequa Chamber of Commerce. Special thanks to the Bristal for hosting and providing lunch!
This innovative FREE training seeks to enhance the fundamental “people skills" of retail sellers of alcohol consumers of alcohol. The training, delivered by YES Community Counseling Center (YESCCC), provides the knowledge and confidence to recognize potential alcohol–related problems and effectively intervene to prevent alcohol-related tragedies. Click here for our flyer.
To participate in the program, businesses and employees can contact Massapequa Takes Action Coalition at 516-799-3203 x131 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
To register electronically, click here.