National Wine School

Ranked Best in America

Sommelier Certification

The National Wine School offers Professional Certifications for Wine Schools and Colleges. Plus direct-to-student online sommelier certifications.

Wine Courses

For Academic Institutions

Our wine courses are utilized by some of the most prestigious universities and wine schools in the United States. Our curriculum dovetails with the strictest requirements within academia.

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Sommelier Certification at the National Wine School

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Online Sommelier Certifiation



Wine Courses That Can Be Taken At Home

Level Three Sommelier Course
Level Two Wine Certification
Level One Sommelier
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Wine Education for Everyone

The National Wine School curriculum is designed by academics, sommeliers, and winemakers: the best in their fields. Our wine education programming is offered through universities, colleges, and independent wine schools. Our programs extend from introductory wine classes to master-level programs.

Sommelier Credentials

NWS offers all levels of sommelier certification available in the United States. These online wine programs are designed to be paired with in-classroom learning.

  • Level 2 | Sommelier Certificate
  • Level 3 | Intermediate Certificate
  • Level 4 | Advanced Certificate
  • Level 5 | Master Certificate

National Accreditation

As an accrediting agency, we are charged with ensuring that our affiliated wine schools maintain a high level of educational standards. 

  • Establish operating standards for wine education programs in the United States.
  • Determine if a specific wine school meets those standards.

Online Certification

Our online wine programs are open to all students. Managed by our top sommelier-instructors.

  • Level 1 | Introductory Certificate
  • Level 2 | Sommelier Certificate
  • Level 3 | Intermediate Certificate
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