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    About

    About The Wine Scholar Guild

    Leading provider of specialized certification programs on the wines of France, Italy and Spain

    Wine Scholar Guild is the leading provider of specialized certification programs on the wines of France, Italy and Spain with a school network spanning 30 countries and 5 continents.
     
    We are a pioneer in online wine education; our distance-learning platform includes hundreds of educational webinars, interactive e-learning modules, online flashcards, pronunciation exercises, and learning games.
     
    Our community of wine professionals and committed students of wine learn from the most respected names in the industry and participate in some of the most privileged, exciting, and intellectually stimulating wine study immersion trips on the market.
     
    Our entire organization is fully committed to our students and to their success. We help achievers achieve. 
     

     

    Our Members and Students:

    Our members and students range from wine industry professionals to advanced students of wine; they hail from all over the globe. Yet, as diverse as they are, all have a passion for French, Italian and Spanish wines and are committed to serious wine study.

    Our Study Programs:

    Our Wine Scholar™ Study and Certification programs offer students of wine the opportunity to specialize in the wine country of their choice. These advanced wine education program provide current, accurate and in-depth information on the wines of France, Italy and Spain.

    They are designed for advanced students of wine whether professionals or serious wine hobbyists. Individuals who follow these in-depth programs and pass the exam earn the French, Italian or Spanish Wine Scholar title and corresponding post-nominal, which may be incorporated into a professional signature (e.g. John Smith, FWS).

    Distance Learning:

    Our interactive, state-of-the-art online wine study programs allow students from around the globe to follow our programs from the comfort of their home or office… at their own pace.

    Our School Network:

    Our international network of Approved Program Providers offers our wine study and certification programs in a classroom format in over 30 countries on 5 continents.
    Our wine instructors include internationally recognized experts in their fields including Masters of Wine, Master Sommeliers and wine writers.

    Membership Benefits:

    We provide our community and members an unparalleled array of continuing wine education benefits including member webinarspronunciation exercisesmember online quizzes and podcasts with leading experts and/or educators within the world of wine.

     

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