Certified Cicerone® Exams
The following list of exams is updated regularly as we add new sites. Check back often and watch our emails for upcoming announcements about more exams.
Registration for each exam will close one week prior to the exam date. You must register AT LEAST ONE WEEK IN ADVANCE for a guaranteed spot. Some exams fill up more quickly. All exams are subject to rescheduling and time changes, so consider contacting Cicerone Certification Program staff before booking non-refundable travel. To register, find the Certified Cicerone Exam in our exam catalog (scroll down for retakes).
Houston, TX - Friday, April 24th - 10am to 2pm - Faust Distributing
Stratford, CT - Friday, April 24th - 10am to 2pm - Two Roads Brewing Company EXAM FULL
Bay City, MI - Friday, May 15th - 10am to 2pm - Fabiano Brothers
Tampa, FL - Saturday, May 16th - 10am to 2pm - JJ Taylor
Kent, WA - Wednesday, May 20th - Time TBA - Columbia Distributing NEW!
Las Vegas, NV - Friday, May 22nd - 10am to 2pm - Wirtz Beverage - Nevada
Calgary, AB** - Saturday, May 23rd - 10am to 2pm - National on 8th - Taproom
Denver, CO - Friday, May 29th - 9am to 1pm - CDC Coors EXAM FULL
West Palm Beach, FL - Saturday, August 22nd - 9am to 1pm - Brown Distributing NEW!
Denver, CO - Friday, September 25th - 10am to 2pm - CDC Coors - During GABF - NEW!
Chicago, IL - Thursday, October 8th - 10am to 2pm - Cicerone Certification Program Offices
Exams To Be Announced
*Registration will open at 12 noon Central time on the date listed.
**Candidates at these exam locations will be tested on content from the Canadian Certified Cicerone Syllabus
We will continue to add exams to the calendar. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested in hosting or taking the exam in the coming year.
Retest Policy for Certified Cicerone® Exam
Those who take the Certified Cicerone exam and do not pass on their first attempt will be able to retake the exam at a reduced rate that covers the costs of re-examination. Pricing for retakes will be as follows:
Re-take of written portion: $175
Re-take of tasting portion: $100
If you retake only one part, your prior scores will remain unchanged for the other part(s) and a new average will be determined with the new portions.
No discounts are given for retakes.