Level 1 Certified Cider Guide


Become a Certified Cider Guide!

The Level 1 Certified Cider Guide (CCG) certification is designed as a fundamental course for those interested in developing their basic understanding of cider and cider principles. It is a prerequisite for the second level of certification, the Certified Pommelier.
2024 Level 1 Bundle

The Level 1 Certified Cider Guide (CCG) course and exam is offered as an on demand bundle that includes a study guide and an on demand training video. The online exam is 60 questions long in multiple choice format. You must score 85% to pass. You get two attempts per exam fee in a 30-day period.

NOTE: A separate link has been created for American Cider Association members to access the reduced pricing for the Level 1 CCG exam. It can be found in here in the Resource Hub. You will be prompted to log in. Need help? Contact Jennie Dorsey.

Bulk CCG Bundles

Are you ready to get your whole team certified? Interested in helping your sales team or distributors develop their understanding of cider?

We have bulk discounts available for the Level 1 CCG bundles. Prices vary depending on the quantity of Level 1 CCG bundles to be purchased.

Email Jennie Dorsey for more details.


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In Person Certification Packages

Interested in hosting an in-person Level 1 Certified Cider Guide workshop, cider tasting, and exam in your community?

Email Jennie Dorsey for more details.

Virtual Certification Events

Interested in a live virtual certification event or a fully digital on demand certification experience, please contact Jennie Dorsey.

 Contact Us
Do you have questions about the Certified Cider Professional Program? Are you interested in a custom training for your organization or learning more about bulk exam prices? Please fill out the form below to contact  our Education Operations Manager Jennie Dorsey!
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