CSW Courses

Certified Specialist of Wine Courses

Our in class and online CSW test prep program are intended to give CSW Candidates the advantage of personalized instruction and a comprehensive understanding of the exam material. Our students gain a solid understanding of the world of wine that will help them progress in their drinks career, as well as become part of a network of wine professionals.

Certified Specialist of Wine Courses

Certified Specialist of Wine Courses

The Napa Valley Wine Academy has designed both an in-depth four-day intensive test prep course and a 9-Week Online Course for the Society of Wine Educators’ Certified Specialist of Wine Certification Exam. Proper test preparation is critical to passing–worldwide less than 58 percent of first-time CSW examinees pass the exam. Both our intensive test prep program and our online course are designed to give CSW Candidates the advantage of a personalized and structured approach to understanding the CSW exam material. Our students gain a solid understanding of the world of wine that will help them progress in their drinks career, as well as become part of a network of wine professionals.

Whether you are studying with us in-person or online you will network with other students who share your goal of successfully passing the challenging CSW exam. Set yourself apart from other wine professionals with this certification of your wine expertise.

Entry Requirements
  • Intermediate

 

What you’ll learn
  • Knowledge and understanding of the major wine regions of the world
  • Knowledge of viticulture and winemaking process
  • Tutored tasting experience
Notes:
  • All course materials and textbooks, including any test fees, are included.