Already before at least 6,000 if not 8,000 years ago vines first cultivated and wine produced (see in detail under the keywords Mesopotamia. Ancient wines and drinking culture ). Thus, the winemaker (winemaker) is one of the oldest professional branches. Over the course of many thousands of years, numerous professions and functions have developed as well as a rich tradition of wine. Many winegrowing professions and customs and traditions are extinct, but many new ones have evolved naturally. In each of wine-producing countries There are corresponding training offers from state and private institutions. in the glossary All current occupations / functions and institutions are included as keywords.
The professional titles as well as the education are for the most part different in the countries: