Napa Valley College's Hospitality, Culinary & Tourism Management Department (HCTM) ) in partnership with the Forbes Travel Guide offers online luxury service training courses:
HCTM 200 Introduction to Luxury Service
HCTM 201 Luxury Service Standards

Online Luxury Service Training Certification

Free Online Courses leading to the Rioja Wine Diploma, Diploma in Rioja Wine Tourism, Rioja Wine Diploma for Trade and Distribution, and Rioja Wine Certified Educator certifications

Rioja Wine Academy

Bartender Guilds from 62 countries. Hosts the World Cocktail Championships

International Bartenders Association

The American Hotel & Lodging Association Educational Institute offers the CHE and many other professional certifications ... see https://www.ahlei.org/academic/college-university/training-and-certification/

Certified Hospitality Educator

New York campus offers Wine & Beverage Studies

Institute of Culinary Education

Apparently Pancho Campo is a fraud

Spanish Wine Academy

Leads to Wine Program Certificate and Certified Specialist of Spirits

Harriet Lambeck's Wine & Spirits Program

Viticulture and Enology certificates

Washington State University Viticulture and Enology

Many wine-related certificates

Sonoma State University Wine Business Institute

Certified Beer Server, Certified Cicerone, Advanced Cicerone, Master Cicerone

Cicerone Certification Program

Resources to help New York growers and wine makers

Cornell AgriTech Grapes and Wine

Tremendous resource. Wine laws by region, producer classifications, production and climate data, grape varieties, viticulture and viniculture glossary, biodynamic preparations, must weight conversions between Öchsle, Baume, Brix, KMW (Klosterneuburger Mostwaage), wine barrel sizes by region, Information about spirits, cocktails, beer and sake

Guild Compendium

NYC Wine Education

International Wine Center

1 and 2 year degree options

Napa Valley College Viticulture & Winery Techonology

North American Sommelier Association

Cornell University

University of Pecs

University of Adelaide

Respected certification programs: Certified Specialist of Wine (CSW), Certified Wine Educator (CWE), Certified Specialist of Spirits (CSS), Certified Spirits Educator (CSE), and the entry-level Hospitality/Beverage Specialist Certificate (HBSC) Search by name to verify credentials. Excellent maps and annual conference.

Society of Wine Educators

Sommelier Society of America

Association de la Sommelierie Internationale (ASI)

Stellenbosch University

Pontifica Universidad Catolica de Chile

Universita degli Studi di Udine

Universite Montpellier

Universita degli Studi di Verona

Universitat Rovira y Virgili

U.S. Bartenders’ Guild

The Beverage and Bartending Compendium book covers information in the USBG Master Accreditation Spirits Professional and Advanced Bartender Exams

United States Bartenders' Guild

U.S. Sommelier Association

Universidade Tecnica de Lisboa

Wine school in the Languedoc run by Matthew Stubbs, MS


Wine Location Specialist (WLS) is a collaboration between the CIVC (Comité Interprofessionnel du Vin de Champagne) and the IVDP (Instituto dos Vinhos do Douro e Porto)

Wine Origins Alliance

Worldwide Sommelier Association

World's premier wine education leading to Level 4 Diploma (DipWSET) certification, a pre-requisite for the MW credential

Wine & Spirit Education Trust

Systematic Approach to Tasting

International Sommelier Guild (ISG)

Authorized provider for DipWSET run by Adam Chase in San Francisco and Boston

Grape Experience

California Polytechnic State University

Superb resource on Italian wine, though the maps aren't always accurate

Italian Wine Central

David Glancy MS CWE and other professionals host many workshops and events in South San Francisco, San Jose, and online. They offer their own wine certifications (CWAS and NWAS) as well as those for WSG, SWE, and WSET.

San Francisco Wine School

Canadian Association Of Professional Sommeliers (CAPS)

FCI Certified Sommelier Program

UC Davis Viticulture & Enology

Associazione Italiana Sommelier

Italian Sommelier Association

Fresno State Winery

FSU Winery

The Culinary Institute of America offers courses covering many aspects of the wine industry at the Rudd Center for Professional Wine Studies. These include a Wine Studies course in the associate degree program, an Advanced Wine, Beverage, and Hospitality bachelor’s degree concentration, and a Master’s Degree in Wine Management. Classes can also help pass the Certified Wine Professional (CWP) and Advanced Certified Wine Professional (ACWP) certifications.

Culinary Institute of America

Definitive List of Master Sommeliers

California State University Fresno (FSU)

Discover Wine & Spirits Academy

Geisenheim Institute

New Zealand's only MS

Cameron Douglas on LinkedIn

International Bartenders Association (IBA)

International Coffee Organization (ICO)

International Wine Guild

Institute of Masters of Wine (IMW)

Court of Master Sommeliers

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