Become a Certified Tea Sommelier in Hilo, Hawaii

ITMA Tea Sommelier Certification Course™
Starting Jun. 20, 2015
Hilo, Hawaii
Tuition Only $975

A unique opportunity to become trained as an ITMA Certified Tea Sommelier™, observe an active volcano, watch whales and dolphins, and harvest and process Hawaii Green Tea. The “Big Island” is blessed with dramatic waterfalls, fertile rain forests, and blooming gardens. Truly a majestic environment.

Journey to the top of the mountain at 4000 feet above sea level to the Tea Hawaii Estate in Volcano Village. The estate is where registrants will get to hand-harvest tea (weather permitting) and experience the four steps involved in processing their tea to a final stage.

Course details available at

Tuition is $975 for ITMA Members ($1,225 for Non-Members). To register, post a $250 non-refundable tuition-deposit by clicking the button of the course details page. Registrants will receive an invoice by email for the balance, which is not due until May 20, 2015.

ITMA Certified Tea Master™ Chas Kroll

3 Replies
AllanK said

I wish there was a course in NY. Hawaii is too costly to go to. Airfare alone would cost too much for me.

Sil select said

agreed but man…that would be a fantastic experience!

You can enroll in our course in Jersey City, NJ, just across the Hudson from the lower east side of Manhattan. Course details at

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