Certified Tea Sommelier
World Tea Academy’s advanced certification degrees offer higher level learning for the true tea professional. Completion of your Certified Tea Specialist accreditation is required to enroll in our Certified Tea Sommelier Program.
The Certified Tea Sommelier Program is ideal for tea room owners, foodservice professionals, wine enthusiasts, and more.
The Certified Tea Sommelier Program requires the completion of 6 of the following electives.
|ADV.02||Understanding the Organoleptic Experience|
|ADV.03||The Culture of Tea Around the World|
|ADV.05||Presentation and Advanced Brewing Techniques|
|ADV.07||Quality Assurance, Food Safety and Pesticides|
|ADV.08||Tea Sommelier Essentials|
|ADV.11||Blending, Flavoring, Scenting|
*specific classes and advance program requirements are subject to change
Learn about the other Certification Levels here.
WTA Certified Tea Specialist™ - A fast track to accreditation to build core knowledge base or for front line staff training to improve sales. The program consists of a CORE Curriculum of seven classes and completion earns students the designation of WTA Certified Tea Specialist™.
WTA Certified Tea Professional™ - Designed for business owners and individuals directly involved in the tea trade.
WTA Certified Tea Health Expert™- The Certified Tea Health Expert Program is perfect for spas, wellness centers, nutritionists, dietitians, health care providers, naturopaths, and anyone interested in leading a healthy tea lifestyle.