tea academy 1

Level 1: Tea Champion

£475 + VAT

Members of the European Tea Society can receive a discount when booking direct

All trainees have the option of taking the Tea Champion test at the end of Day 2. Alternatively, if trainees feel they need more time to revise etc, the test may be taken at the end of the second day of any other future course or on a day when Tea Sommelier exams are being held. This can be arranged with the Academic team.

DAY / EVE 2 FULL DAYS
DATES Tues 30th & Weds 31st July 2019
TIMES 8.45am - 5.30pm
LOCATION 25 Lavington Street
London SE1 0NZ
TEST
MAY BE
TAKEN ON
31st July: 5.30 - 6.15pm. Or at another time to suit, by arrangement with UK Tea Academy - see above.
DAY / EVE 2 FULL DAYS (with Authorised UKTA Trainer Beverly Wainwright in Scotland)
DATES Mon 12th & Tue 13th August 2019
TIMES 8.45am - 5.15pm
LOCATION The Scottish Tea Factory,
Braincroft,
Crief,
Scotland PH7 4JZ
TEST
MAY BE
TAKEN ON
13th August 5.30 - 6.15pm. Or at another time to suit, by arrangement with The Scottish Tea Factory
DAY / EVE 2 FULL DAYS
DATES Thu 29th & Fri 30th August 2019
TIMES 8.45am - 5.30pm
LOCATION 25 Lavington Street
London SE1 0NZ
TEST
MAY BE
TAKEN ON
30th August 5.30 - 6.15pm. Or at another time to suit, by arrangement with UK Tea Academy - see above.
DAY / EVE 2 FULL DAYS (with Authorised UKTA Trainer Beverly Wainwright in Scotland)
DATES Mon 16th & Tue 17th September 2019
TIMES 8.45am - 5.15pm
LOCATION The Scottish Tea Factory,
Braincroft,
Crief,
Scotland PH7 4JZ
TEST
MAY BE
TAKEN ON
17th September 5.30 - 6.15pm. Or at another time to suit, by arrangement with The Scottish Tea Factory
DAY / EVE 2 FULL DAYS
DATES Mon 23rd & Tue 24th Sept 2019
TIMES 8.45am - 5.30pm
LOCATION 25 Lavington Street
London SE1 0NZ
TEST
MAY BE
TAKEN ON
24th Sept 5.30 - 6.15pm. Or at another time to suit, by arrangement with UK Tea Academy - see above.
DAY / EVE 2 FULL DAYS (with Authorised UKTA Trainer Beverly Wainwright in Scotland)
DATES Mon 14th & Tue 15th October 2019
TIMES 8.45am - 5.15pm
LOCATION The Scottish Tea Factory,
Braincroft,
Crief,
Scotland PH7 4JZ
TEST
MAY BE
TAKEN ON
15th October 5.30 - 6.15pm. Or at another time to suit, by arrangement with The Scottish Tea Factory
DAY / EVE 2 FULL DAYS
DATES Tue 15th & Wed 16th October 2019
TIMES 8.45am - 5.30pm
LOCATION 25 Lavington Street
London SE1 0NZ
TEST
MAY BE
TAKEN ON
16th Oct 5.30 - 6.15pm. Or at another time to suit, by arrangement with UK Tea Academy - see above.
DAY / EVE 2 FULL DAYS
DATES Thu 7th & Fri 8th November 2019
TIMES 8.45am - 5.30pm
LOCATION 25 Lavington Street
London SE1 0NZ
TEST
MAY BE
TAKEN ON
8th Nov 5.30 - 6.15pm. Or at another time to suit, by arrangement with UK Tea Academy - see above.
DAY / EVE 2 FULL DAYS (with Authorised UKTA Trainer Beverly Wainwright in Scotland)
DATES Mon 11th & Tue 12th November 2019
TIMES 8.45am - 5.15pm
LOCATION The Scottish Tea Factory,
Braincroft,
Crief,
Scotland PH7 4JZ
TEST
MAY BE
TAKEN ON
12th November 5.30 - 6.15pm. Or at another time to suit, by arrangement with The Scottish Tea Factory
DAY / EVE 2 FULL DAYS
DATES Thu 28th & Fri 29th November 2019
TIMES 8.45am - 5.30pm
LOCATION 25 Lavington Street
London SE1 0NZ
TEST
MAY BE
TAKEN ON
29th Nov 5.30 - 6.15pm. Or at another time to suit, by arrangement with UK Tea Academy - see above.
DAY / EVE 2 FULL DAYS (with Authorised UKTA Trainer Beverly Wainwright in Scotland)
DATES Mon 9th & Tue 10th December 2019
TIMES 8.45am - 5.15pm
LOCATION The Scottish Tea Factory,
Braincroft,
Crief,
Scotland PH7 4JZ
TEST
MAY BE
TAKEN ON
10th December 5.30 - 6.15pm. Or at another time to suit, by arrangement with The Scottish Tea Factory

tea academy 2

Level 2: Tea Sommelier

£975 + VAT

Members of the European Tea Society can receive a discount when booking direct

After completing the 8 modules, trainees can choose when to take their Tea Sommelier exam. The exam includes brewing, oral questions about various aspects of tea, and a written paper. It usually takes about an hour and a half. PLEASE NOTE: If you are coming from abroad to take the course and wish to do your exam at the same time, please allow time (a few days extra) for this when booking your return journey. 

DAY / EVE 4 FULL DAYS
DATES 2nd, 4th, 5th, 6th September 2019
(Mon, Wed, Thu, Fri)
TIMES 8.45am - 5.15pm
LOCATION 25 Lavington Street
London SE1 0NZ
TEST
MAY BE
TAKEN ON
Time of exam to be agreed with Jane
DAY / EVE 4 FULL DAYS
DATES 26th, 27th, 30th September & 1st October 2019
(Thu, Fri, Mon, Tue)
TIMES 8.45am - 5.15pm
LOCATION 25 Lavington Street
London SE1 0NZ
TEST
MAY BE
TAKEN ON
Time of exam to be agreed with Jane
DAY / EVE 4 FULL DAYS
DATES 11th, 12th, 14th, 15th November 2019
(Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri)
TIMES 8.45am - 5.15pm
LOCATION 25 Lavington Street
London SE1 0NZ
TEST
MAY BE
TAKEN ON
Time of exam to be agreed with Jane

tea academy 2

Level 3: Tea Master

£500 + VAT per module

If qualified as a UK TEA SOMMELIER,
each module is £375 + VAT
BOOK DIRECTLY to get this special price.

NB these classes are open to everyone
(but they will not count towards our Tea Master certification unless you are a qualified UKTA Tea Sommelier). 

THE ETHICS AND LOGISTICS OF THE
TEA TRADE
ANGELA PRYCE AND AMANDA PENN
DATE Saturday 7th September 2019
TIME 9.30am-5pm
LOCATION 25 Lavington Street,
London
SE1 0NZ
CEYLON TEA MASTERCLASS JANE PETTIGREW
DATE Monday 9th September 2019
TIME 9.30am-5pm
LOCATION 25 Lavington Street,
London
SE1 0NZ
ADVANCED TASTING MASTERCLASS ALEX PROBYN
DATE Tuesday 10th September 2019
TIME 9.30am-5pm
LOCATION 25 Lavington Street,
London
SE1 0NZ
THE HISTORY OF
TEA DRINKING IN
BRITAIN AND AFTERNOON TEA
JANE PETTIGREW
DATE Wednesday 11th September 2019
TIME 9.30am-5pm
LOCATION 25 Lavington Street,
London
SE1 0NZ
THE TEA PLANT AND THE CULTIVATION OF TEA NIGEL MELICAN
DATE Thursday 12th September 2019
TIME 9.30am-5pm
LOCATION 25 Lavington Street,
London
SE1 0NZ
CHINESE TEA MASTERCLASS JUYAN WEBSTER
DATE Friday 13th September 2019
TIME 9.30am-5pm
LOCATION 25 Lavington Street,
London
SE1 0NZ

UK Tea Academy (STA UK) shall not at any time be liable to compensate for: loss of earnings, refunds towards any expenses incurred by the attendee: transport (including flights, hotels etc.); food or any other expenses.

ALL cancellations requests shall be emailed to info@ukteaacademy.com.

Refund Policy: 2 weeks prior to the course: full refund of the course fee and VAT only (excludes booking fee being 5% of the course fee). 1 week prior to the course: 50% refund of the course fee and 50% of the VAT only (excludes booking fee being 5% of the course fee). Less than a week (7 days prior to the course): no refund. No show: no refund.

UK Tea Academy (STA UK) reserve the right to cancel courses at any time: a full refund of course fee and booking fee or option to take the course on a different date shall be offered in this case.

TERMS & CONDITIONS WHEN BOOKING COURSES RUN BY UKTA AUTHORISED TRAINERS / TRAINING CENTRES: when booking any courses with an independent authorised trainers and/or training centres, you shall ask to be sent the relevant terms & conditions including refund policy from the external trainer and/or centre directly. UK Tea Academy Ltd. (STA UK) shall not, at any time and however it comes about, be liable and/or offer any:

a. refunds/compensation towards cancellations and/or courses’ dates changes
b. alternative dates and/or space
c.compensation for any financial and/or personal damages.

Authorised trainers and/or Training Centres are legally separate entities from Speciality Tea Academy UK Ltd., therefore any dispute shall be taken directly with the trainer/centre that the course was held with.