Exam Schedule

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.

2015: SEP | OCT | NOV | DEC

2016:  JAN | FEB | MAR | APR | MAY | JUN | JUL | AUG | SEP | OCT | NOV | DEC | MAP 


2016 UK and Australian Certified Cicerone exams to be announced.

 

September 2015 

Austin, TX - Wedneday, September 2nd - 10am to 2pm - Banger's 
 
Denver, CO - Friday, September 11th - 9am to 1pm - CDC Coors NEW!
 
Victoria, BC** - Thursday, September 10th - 10am to 2pm - Hotel Rialto AHEAD OF GREAT CANADIAN BEER FESTIVAL!

Oceanside, CA - Monday, September 14th - 10am to 2pm - Bagby Beer Co. 

Fort Wayne, IN - Wednesday, September 16th - 10am to 2pm - Five Star Distributing

Kansas City, MO - Monday, September 21st - 8am to 12pm - Boulevard Brewing Company

Caldwell, NJ - Wednesday, September 23rd - 10am to 2pm - Cloverleaf Tavern EXAM FULL

Denver, CO - Friday, September 25th - 10am to 2pm - CDC Coors EXAM FULL

Cincinnati, OH - Tuesday, September 29th - 10am to 2pm - Cincinnati USA Regional Chamber 

St. Louis, MO - Tuesday, September 29th - 10am to 2pm - Major Brands

 


October 2015 

Kona, HI - Tuesday, October 6th - Time TBD - Kona Brewing Co. 

Chicago, IL - Thursday, October 8th - 10am to 2pm - Cicerone Certification Program Offices 

Portsmouth, NH - Monday, October 12th - 10am to 2pm - Redhook Brewery 

Cleveland, OH - Wednesday, October 14th - 10am to 2pm - Great Lakes Brewing Company DURING CLEVELAND BEER WEEK

Portland, OR - Thursday, October 15th - 9am to 1pm - Columbia Distributing (Swan Island) NEW!

Portland, OR - Friday, October 16th - 9am to 1pm - Columbia Distributing (Swan Island) EXAM FULL

Napa, CA - Saturday, October 18th - Time TBD COMING SOON!

City of Industry (L.A.), CA - Friday, October 23rd - Time TBD - Classic Distributing NOW OPEN!

Huntington Beach, CA - Wednesday, October 28th - Time TBD - Harbor Distributing COMING SOON!

Huntington Beach, CA - Friday, October 30th - Time TBD - Harbor Distributing COMING SOON!


November 2015 

Stratford, CT - Monday, November 9th - 10am to 2pm - Two Roads Brewing Company EXAM FULL

Raleigh, NC - Tuesday, November 10th - 10am to 2pm - R.A. Jeffreys Distributing Company NEW!

San Antonio, TX - Saturday, November 14th - 10am to 2pm - GLI Distribution NEW!

Vancouver, BC** - Saturday, November 28th REGISTRATION OPENS OCTOBER 6

 


December 2015 

San Jose, CA - Friday, December 4th - Time TBA - DBI Beverage REGISTRATION OPENS OCTOBER 23
 
Cedar Rapids, IA - Friday, December 11th - 10am to 2pm - Fleck Sales Company 

Chicago, IL - Friday, December 11th - 10am to 2pm - Cicerone Certification Program Offices

  

January 2016

Vail, CO - Friday, January 8th - 2:30pm - 6:30pm - Big Beers Festival

Washington, DC - Tuesday, January 26th - 10am - 2pm - Premium Distributors

Indianapolis, IN - Friday, January 29th - 10am - 2pm - Monarch Beverage / World Class Beer

 

January 2016 Dates to be Announced

Asheville, NC

Houston, TX

Los Angeles, CA

Seattle, WA

 

February 2016

Las Vegas, NV - Friday, February 12 - 10am to 2pm - Wirtz Beverage Nevada

Orlando, FL - Monday, February 15th - 10am to 2pm - Ritz-Carlton Orlando, Grande Lakes

Romulus (Detroit), MI - Friday, February 19th - 11am to 3pm - West Side Beer Distributing

Chicago, IL - Friday, February 26th - 10am - 2pm - Cicerone Certification Program Offices

 

February 2016 Dates to be Announced

Louisville, KY

New York, NY

San Diego, CA

Toronto, ON**

 

March 2016

Nashville, TN -Tuesday, March 29th - 10am to 2pm - Lipman Brothers

 

March 2016 Dates to be Announced

Atlanta, GA

Las Vegas, NV

Portland, OR

Salt Lake City, UT

San Francisco, CA

West Palm Beach, FL

 

April 2016

 

April 2016 Dates to be Announced

Austin, TX

Boston, MA

Charleston, NC

Grand Rapids, MI

Los Angeles, CA

Vancouver, BC**

 

May 2016

Chicago, IL - Wednesday, May 11th - 10am - 2pm - Cicerone Certification Program Offices

 

May 2016 Dates to be Announced

Maui, HI

Minneapolis, MN

Milwaukee, WI

Columbus, OH

Paso Robles, CA

Philadelphia, PA

San Diego, CA

Halifax, NS**

 

June 2016

 

June 2016 Dates to be Announced

Baltimore, MD

Dallas, TX

Montreal, QC**

New York, NY

San Francisco, CA

Seattle, WA

 

July 2016

Chicago, IL - Monday, July 18th - 10am - 2pm - Cicerone Certification Program Offices

 

July 2016 Dates to be Announced

Los Angeles, CA

Missoula, MT

Sacramento, CA

San Diego, CA

Toronto, ON**

 

August 2016

Madison, WI - Friday, August 12th - 10am to 2pm - Wisconsin Distributors

 

August 2016 Dates to be Announced

Asheville, NC

Juneau, AK

Portland, OR

Richmond, VA

West Palm Beach, FL

 

September 2016

Chicago, IL - Thursday, September 15 - 12pm - 4pm - Cicerone Certification Program Offices

 

September 2016 Dates to be Announced

Burlington, VT

Kansas City, MO

St Louis, MO

San Diego, CA

San Francisco, CA

Santa Fe, NM

Toronto, ON**

Victoria, BC**

 

October 2016

Denver, CO - Friday, October 7th - 10am - 2pm - TBA - Ahead of GABF

 

October 2016 Dates to be Announced

Birmingham, AL 

Cleveland, OH

Las Vegas, NV

Seattle, WA

 

November 2016

Chicago, IL - Friday, November 18th - 10am - 2pm - Cicerone Certification Program Offices

 

November 2016 Dates to be Announced

Boston, MA

Eureka, CA

Los Angeles, CA

Mesa, AZ

New Orleans, LA

New York, NY

Houston, TX

San Francisco, CA

Vancouver, BC**

 

December 2016

December 2016 Dates to be Announced

Cedar Rapids, IA

Ottawa, ON**

Portland, OR

San Diego, CA

 

*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 info@cicerone.org if you are interested in hosting or taking the exam in the coming year.