WSET Level 1 Award in Wine
WSET Level 1 Award in Wines is a 1-day beginners´ course intended for people with limited formal or professional knowledge of wines. The course is designed to give sound basic knowledge of the main types and styles of wine. Whether you simply enjoy wine and want to learn more or are embarking on a career in the hospitality industry, this one-day course (6 hours) serves as a good foundation to learn the basic skills on how to describe wines accurately, explore the main types of styles of wine and explore food and wine pairings.
No formal knowledge or wine qualification is required to join this course. At the end of the course day, there is a 30-question multiple-choice test (45 mins) and at this stage, you will not be formally tested on your tasting ability. On successfully passing the test, you will receive your first WSET Award Level 1 certificate and a lapel pin which will send you on your onward journey ready to join a WSET Level 2 course in Wines.
Due to Covid19 restrictions this course is currently held digitally over Zoom with 4 evening sessions (2 hrs each) once per week. Alternatively shorter more intense courses can be held on request.
WSET Level 1 in Wine Specifications