Ready to elevate your wine program by creating your own wine ambassadors and trainers? The Mark Wine School is the perfect way to go about this. We provide expert guidance in tackling the challenging Certified Specialist of Wine Examination, with 8 weeks of online training provided by our Certified Wine Educator and powered by GoToWebinar. The all inclusive cost includes the cost of registration, the examination and all training. Enquire now about pricing for this extensive wine training platform and examination. and how we can help you to achieve CSW's within your organization.

  • $625 per student
  • Society of Wine Educators curriculum with study guide
  • Interactive education with a Certified Wine Educator
  • 8 week live instruction
  • Certified Specialist of Wine (CSW) examination
Meet Our Educator, Mark Rashap, CWE

Mark Rashap, CWE is The Mark Wine Group's Educator at The Mark Wine School, curates content for The Mark Wine TV, and is the host of The Tasting Room.  Additionally, he serves as Director of Wine Education at the Wine and Food Foundation of Texas and hosts the podcast Another Bottle Down.  Mark is a Saké lover and has a passion for writing and teaching about it. Mark’s course will guide CSW students through various subjects via Webinar, which has been designed to aid students in their quest for CSW Certification.

While the pursuit of the CSW Certification requires a lot of self study and self commitment, Mark will be available for coaching outside of the 8 week long webinar series, commencing on January 1st, April 1st, July 1st & October 1st.

In Preparation for the CSW Examination, subjects include:
  • Viticulture & Viniculture
  • Enology & Wine Composition
  • France
  • Italy
  • Rest of Europe
  • USA
  • Rest of the New World
  • Service, Sensory Analysis & Food Pairing