Wine Business Institute

Wine Industry Finance & Accounting Certificate

This program gives an overview of the financial and accounting concepts that will enable you to make better business decisions and advance your career. Taught by wine industry professionals in the finance and accounting fields, each seminar is tailored to provide the individual with core concepts that are presented with wine industry examples, giving you the knowledge to immediately apply those principles to your business or organization. Little or no previous experience in finance and accounting is required, but is also for those that have experience as a refresher or to gain wine industry specific applications.

The Certificate requires the completion of (4) core courses and (4) electives for a total of (8) half day courses, which can be completed in one semester or at your own pace. The fee is $180 per course. The cost to complete a certificate is $1440, in the case of earning both certificates the cost would be $2520.

Core Courses:

  • Financial Accounting for Your Wine Business
  • Cost Accounting for Wineries
  • Managerial Accounting for Your Wine Business
  • Budgets, Forecasting, and Best Practices for Your Wine Business


For more information call Jessica Heing at 707-664-3347.

You may also register online. Be sure to have the following:

  • The class number
  • A credit card
  • Your social security number

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