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Winemaking - Certificate

Learn beginning winemaking skills for yourself or to become a winery employee.

Program Code: 903202
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Program Costs & Financial Aid

Tuition: $4,040, Books: $0, Supplies: $0

Total Approximate Costs

Contact an NWTC admissions advisor to find the best way to pay for this program.

Estimates based on in-state residency. Learn more about tuition and fees.

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Offered At:


  • Online: Some courses are held in the early evening at specific times each week.

How do I get started in this program?

Requirements for Certificate Entry

  • Individuals interested in this certificate must email

What are my courses?


Students following the study plan below will complete the certificate in the number of semesters shown.

Total Credits 16

Certificate Outcomes

  • Make wine.
  • Identify wine faults.
  • Analyze wine and grape juice.

Classes wherever you have an internet connection. 

  • An in-person career experience, such as an internship, practicum, or credit for prior learning, may be required.
  • Some online courses may be held at specific dates/times.
Classes between the hours of 6:00 a.m. and 5:30 p.m.
Classes between the hours of 5:30 p.m. and 10:30 p.m.
A combination of online classes and Saturday and/or Sunday classes.
12 or more credits per term.
Fewer than 12 credits per term.