International tequila academy

Get certified in Tequila - 100% Online

Join our training program, learn about tequila online and get certified! The course is in English and you can get started instantly after signing up. Through our partnership with Tequila Tours by Mickey Marentes, the price is only 89 USD instead of the normal 99 USD.

Lvl 1 CertTequila Course & Examination



  • Denomination of Origin – states & regulations
  • NOM Number
  • Classifications – blanco, joven, reposado, añejo, extra añejo
  • Categories – Tequila, 100% agave
  • Misc. Labeling items – Alcohol by Volume, Net Quantity​
  •  The basic steps of traditional tequila production – jima, hydrolysis(cooking), extraction, fermentation, distillation
  • Production tools – brick oven, autoclave, tahona, roller mill, diffuser, pot still, column still
  • Basic agave facts – maturation time, agave tequilana
  • Tequila Service basics: expiry, effect of oxygen, vessel, serving temperature
  • The systematic approach to tequila tasting
  • Debunking tequila myths: tequila worm, cactus/agave, salt and lime, the darker the better, hangover etc.
  • Cristalino, Flavored, Mixto tequilas explained
  • Tequila as Mezcal – common roots, similarities, differences
  • Browsing tequilas by using the Tequila Matchmaker


Our courses compare really well with traditional courses. Below you can find some great features we offer our students.

Lifetime Access

You don't have to worry about getting locked out of the course. You can do it anytime anywhere, and you can even revisit it later.

Bonus Content

While the Certification Course covers the essential knowledge, we created several bonus content to help you learn more!

Get Certified

By completing our courses you will earn different credentials that helps your clients or potential employers recognize your level of knowledge.

Learn Green

If you are worried about the environment, you are in the right place. We are 100% paper free and our servers run on renewable energy.

Lvl 1 - Certificate in Tequila

Purchase includes level 1 online certification course & examination


If you have any questions please get in touch with us!

Is this a subscription based program?

No, there is a one-time fee only to get a lifetime access.

Is there a time limit to complete the exam?

Unlike some other programs, we do not impose any time limits for completion, so our students can study at their own pace.

I have no prior tequila knowledge, can I do this course?

No prior knowledge is needed. The course is structured in a way to get you from 0 knowledge to become a professional!

What are the start times for the courses?

Students can get started immediately – watch the videos, read the text, do the quizzes and the final exam. No need to wait for course schedules.

Level 1 Certification Course