How to Start a Successful Tea Business is a unique, intensive course that includes critically important concepts facing the tea entrepreneur.  It will help you turn your tea dream into a reality as you immerse yourself in three days of intensive, inspiring learning.  Registrants will learn the tools and techniques of critically important “How To” topics including:

How to Start a Tea Shop

How to Start a Tea Room

How to Start a Tea Web Site

How to Create a Business Plan

How to Create a Web Site

How to Create a Marketing Plan

How to Determine Your Legal Structure

How to Comply With Government & IRS Regulations

How to Build Your Management Team

How to Build Your Brand & An Advertising Campaign

How to Grow Your Business

How to Launch Your Tea Business

The course provides the training, knowledge, and expertise you need to open and operate a successful tea business right from the start.  You will be provided with a Training Manual:  Start a Successful Tea Business, which includes a 28-Page Sample Business Plan.  Upon course completion, registrants will receive a Certificate of Completion and the credential, ITMA Certified Tea Entrepreneur.

The ITMA Tea Master Certification Course™ Via Skype will be led by ITMA Certified Tea Master™ and Tea Blender Melissa Salazar, and by ITMA Certified Tea Master™ and  former ITMA Executive Director Chas Kroll. Who is one of the most knowledgeable individuals in the tea industry and respected as a top expert on teas.  Kroll is a highly competent, knowledgeable senior trainer with 22 years of extensive experience in the tea industry.  Together, they are committed to making the event a memorable life-changing experience for everyone.

The training contains all the educational requirements an individual needs for achieving the association’s prestigious ITMA Certified Tea Entrepreneur™ designation once the course is completed.

Tuition for the complete program is $1,975 for ITMA Members ($2,225 for Non-Members). To register, post a $250 non-refundable tuition deposit by clicking the button below. Registrants will receive an invoice by email for the balance.