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The Court of Master Sommeliers, Americas has a four-level education and examination program beginning with the Introductory Sommelier Course concluding with a written theory examination.

The Introductory Sommelier Course introduces candidates to the Court of Master Sommeliers, the Court of Master Sommeliers Deductive Tasting Method and the Court of Master Sommeliers Service Standards. The Introductory Course provides a fast paced review of Theory; candidate should come prepared with theoretical knowledge of the world of wine and beverages and what is expected of a Sommelier working in the hospitality sector.

The Introductory Sommelier Course covers –

  • A review of wine and beverage theory knowledge
  • the Court of Master Sommeliers Deductive Tasting Method
  • Wine service etiquette using the Court of Master Sommeliers Service Standards.

2019 Introductory Course & Examination $595

2020 Introductory Course & Examination $699

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