The Sake Education Council

Future events

  • Advanced Sake Professional Course in Japan

    Starts > February 20 - 2017

    Ends > February 24 - 2017

    Location > Tokyo, Japan

    The next Level II (ASP) course will, as usual, be centered in Tokyo with bus and train trips to several kura that are within a day trip of Tokyo.
    If you are indeed interested, please read this document, which presents more detailed information about the ASP “Level II” course. If you have any questions, feel free to ask.
    Please send an email at to confirm attendance.

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  • Certified Sake Professional Course and Exam

    Starts > April 03 - 2017

    Ends > April 05 - 2017

    Location > The Bentley Reserve in San Francisco, California

    This 26th North American and 40th overall running of the Sake Professional Course will be held at the Bentley Reserve in the financial district of downtown San Francisco. The content of this intensive sake course will be identical to that of the Sake Professional Course held each January in Japan, with the exception of visiting sake breweries.
    For more information and a view of the daily syllabus, please go here.
    Testimonials from past participants can be found there as well.
    The cost for the three-day class, including all materials and sake for tasting, is US$899. Participation is limited and reservations can be made now to secure a seat; full payment will be requested at a later date, please send an email to

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For past event please visit