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Professional Wine Studies in the Napa Valley

Professional Wine Training in the Napa Valley

How can building your wine knowledge give you a competitive edge in your career? What would an increase in wine sales mean for your bottom line? Find out, by enrolling in Professional Wine Studies programs at the CIA at Greystone.

Wine Courses That Set the Course for Your Success
Through insightful lectures, challenging discussions, and focused tastings, CIA professional wine courses let you experience the world of wine in a remarkably integrated way. You will experience an immersion approach to learning, along with a long-format teaching approach that is vital to grasping the complexities of wine and the wine business. Along the way, you'll build enduring relationships with fellow professionals that will prove invaluable to your career.

Invest Just One Day, One Week, or One Month
With a wide variety of courses from which to choose, you can easily target your wine training to just the topics relevant to your needs and schedule. Individual Professional Wine Studies courses range from one to five days and cover virtually every aspect of the wine business. CIA wine courses are also a great way to help you prepare for the CIA Certified Wine Professional™ exams. And all CIA professional wine courses award Continuing Education Units (CEUs) upon successful completion.

Is CIA Professional Wine Training for Me?
These comprehensive wine courses are geared for professionals in the wine, food, and hospitality fields who want to quickly expand their knowledge of specific, focused wine topics. Professional Wine Studies programs are also a good fit for people moving into the wine business as well as avid wine enthusiasts who desire professional-level education.


Available Courses
Foundation of Wine Courses
Foundation of Wine Courses

Wine Books

WineWiseWineWise
Everything you need to boost your wine IQ and get more pleasure out of every bottle you drink.

Exploring WineExploring Wine, 3rd Edition
This lively guide covers everything you ever wanted to know about the history, culture, romance, science, and business of wine.

Customized Wine Programs at the CIA

What can a custom wine course do for your organization? The CIA's custom programs offer total flexibility for your organizational needs. Ranging in length from a few hours to several days, our individualized programs are taught by the CIA's team of top educators. From food and wine pairing sessions to tasting seminars, let us design a course and curriculum tailored especially for your company. Please contact Traci Dutton at 707-967-2385 for more information.