The fundamental goal of tea masters is to create a sublime experience through the connection of people, art and nature. In achieving this purpose, tea masters understand that their role is about more than tasting and brewing tea. Mastering the art of tea is truly about mastering the art of service.
What We Do
We help tea masters realize their potential. Chinese tea arts can be a sublime experience. To offer such a transformational journey involves excellence in product, knowledge and service. We help aspiring tea masters understand the full nature of the tea experience, and become the inspiration that guides others into this world of taste and beauty.
Our training covers much more than academic study. MTA certification symbolizes a wealth of understanding in tea culture and products, the ability to distinguish quality through tasting skills, and proficiency in the performance of Chinese tea rituals. It also communicates the ability to use expert judgment and skill in all areas of Chinese tea service, and provides confidence to clients, employers, businesses and customer audiences. The attainment of MTA certification represents the successful achievement of vast knowledge and exacting skills developed in the training programs.
We help aspiring tea masters become the inspiration that guides others into this world of taste and beauty.
Candidates that seek MTA certification include industry practitioners who wish to make better purchasing decisions, and learn how to offer the highest levels of service for their customers. The certification signifies an individual’s professional commitment to the standards and methodologies established by the MTA.