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        Sylvana Levesque was one of my wonderful teachers, leaders, mentors at ITEI...Where she leads I suggest all follow...Simply the best of the best! Lisa- Marie


             NEW!  ITEI Tea Steward training Launch in London, UK, this May 2016

Nos cours sur place ou en ligne sont disponibles en français aussi

                   International Tea Education Institute, the Gold Standard for Tea Careers and Tea Education 

Welcome to International Tea Education Institute (ITEI) where learning the mysteries of the tea plant, Camellia Sinensis, is open to all levels of interest- professionals and tea enthusiasts alike! Our proprietary teaching methods and tools are the ideal gateway to learn tea, the art of tea, the various tea cultures and tea etiquettes, understand the tea industry, the tea business and the excellency of tea service in the hospitality and catering industry.

Global Presence
International Tea Education Institute (ITEI) is present in multiple major cities worldwide with its Accredited Education Centres and has graduates from 13 different countries.
Tea and the hospitality/ Catering industry/ Food Service
The following Certification programs offered by International Tea Education institute (ITEI) include Tea Menus design, Tea and food pairing courses, Tea cocktails, cooking with tea courses, tea trends such as Matcha as a culinary ingredient and more. Open to tea enthusiasts, tea lovers, tea connoissoirs, tea tasters, tea business owners, chefs, pastry chefs, the hospitality / catering industry.  Please check the Tea courses section on this website for the following training and certification programs. 
NEW: ITEI TEA STEWARD TRAINING. Please check the syllabus under tea Courses 
ITEI Green Leaf Award in Teas             ITEI Blue Leaf Award in Teas                ITEI Yellow Leaf Award in Teas
Become an ITEI Certified Tea Master or an ITEI tea Blending Professional
At International Tea Education Institute (ITEI) our primary mission is to provide various tea certifications and diplomas addressing various segments of interest in the tea industry.  Although our tea courses can be conducted entirely online to suit todays busy lifestyles and schedules, some of our tea training programs usually consist of two parts: the initial part dedicated for the hands-on experience is conducted on-site and lasts 3 days, The second part of our tea trainings may be conducted on site but is usually done thrrough tutored periodic online sessions. International Tea Education Institute is the gold standard in tea education and tea careers. 
Tea Blending
International Tea Education institute (ITEI) is the industry pioneer in developing and offering the most professional Certified Tea blending trainings world-wide with experienced tea blenders and instructors. Tea enthusiasts are welcome in ITEI fun tea blending short duration classes and events. 
Special Tea & Chocolate Workshops
Tea & Chocolate, Chemistry, Technology and Techniques

In collaboration with Chocolate Academy and Cocoa-Barry ®, please check the calendar on this website for both french and english classes.
Tea business and ITEI Tea consultants
International Tea Education institute (ITEI) offers a serie of tea business courses including some tea business models for tea rooms, tea shops, tea houses, Online tea businesses, finding the right niche, suppliers, distribution channels, import/ export, marketing, social media and more, ITEI consultants from around the world work hand in hand with our members to help them in launching their new tea business or in revisiting an existing one for better performence and profitability.
International Tea Education (ITEI) and Flexible Diplomas and Certifications
A lot of tea lovers have interest in tea without the desire to become an ITEI Certified Tea Master or an ITEI Certified Tea Blender, or even embracing a tea career; we offer tea certifications and diplomas to tea enthusiasts, career changers, career seekers in a college like environment, both Online and Onsite programs.
Tea Experience/ Tea Appreciation
We offer a serie of short duration tea trainings, seminars, tea tastings and tea blending workshops open to all for fun and world teas discovery. Some of these classes are offered at some community colleges. Please check our calendar for dates and locations.
Online courses
For those individuals who are unable to participate in any of our on site trainings or perhaps prefer to do their training online, we offer exclusive interactive and tutored Online trainings via SKYPE or Webinars or any other free audio/visual network.  The freedom of learning from the comfort of your home or office is possible for most of our courses.  Please contact us to discuss the training format that suits your needs!
Tea careers/ Assistance in finding a job in the tea industry
International Tea Education institute (ITEI) offers support, guidance, resumes writing and assistance in job placement in the tea or hospitality industry. ITEI is the gold standard in tea careers and tea education.
Tea Tours In collaboration with World Tea Tours, International Tea Education Institute (ITEI) offers fun and educational tea tours to various tea producing areas world-wide adding layers of tea knowledge and opportunities.
Tea Industry News/ Tea blog
Find the most relevant and breaking tea news from the tea industry.  For history lovers, International Tea Education institute (ITEI) is the first Tea School in the world that hired a Tea Historian with wonderful tea history articles in the Tea News section of this website reminding us all that tea is steeped in history. 
Tea Events/ Tea Parties/ Corporate Tea Trainings
We offer both private and/or group courses about tea and it's health benefits.  Contact us for further details and let us guide you through our endless possibilities of learning about tea, tea tastings, tea parties and any other tea ideas or tea event.
Payment plans
We invite you to contact us to discuss your specific needs and offer you personalized training programs.  Please write to us and provide your coordinates as well as details of your interests.  One of our faculty members will be delighted to guide you in your important  tea career choices as well as discussing your financial plans to achieve your goals in tea.
Please check our various on-site or online tea trainings calendar and join us to gain the level of tea knowledge and expertise you are looking for!
For additional information and to become a member of our Institute, please send us your request by completing the contact form.
Become an ITEI Tea Blending Professional  at the Tea Education Institute with an array of tea courses.
Contact us and let us help you choose the right tea career.

Hours of Operation: Monday–Friday, 9 a.m.–6 p.m.
Proudly Serving Clients Worldwide with Emphasis in Canada and the United States