Wine is our passion and education is our mission. We believe in inspiring and empowering you to discover the world of wine. This core value is at the heart of everything we do. If you have always wanted to learn more about wine from passionate industry professionals that have been in your shoes and now hold some of the highest certifications in the wine world, then Napa Valley Wine Academy is the right place.
6 REASONS TO STUDY WITH NAPA VALLEY WINE ACADEMY
- You’ll study in an environment of professional and approachable learning.
- You’ll learn to swirl, sip, taste and pair wines from our Education Center in Downtown Napa in the heart of Napa Valley.
- Our instructors are the “Who’s Who” of wine and wine education, including Masters of Wine, Master Sommeliers, Certified Wine Educators and Diploma holders with the WSET, as well as guest lecturers from around the Napa Valley and other important global wine regions.
- You’ll be a welcome addition to our community of enthusiasts, educators and industry pros–all sharing the same passion for wine, spirits and food.
- With your WSET, AWE, IWP, CSW or FWS certification, you will be better prepared for the wine career of your dreams.
- Our students rave about us! Check out our testimonials page.
Many students travel great distances to attend our classes. Northern California is a great place to get wine education and extend your knowledge by a visit to any of its wine regions. While we currently do not offer packages, that include transportation and accommodations, we have partnered with some local hotels that are able to offer you a special rate as a Napa Valley Wine Academy student. Here is a link to our hotel resource.