A great place to start if you're looking for a more structured approach to wine tasting. You don't have to be working in the wine industry to do these courses.
Keen amateurs and professionals are all welcome.
Level 1, for individuals new to wine study, this qualification provides a hands-on introduction to the world of wine.
You’ll explore the main types and styles of wine through sight, smell, and taste, while also gaining the basic skills to describe wines accurately, and make food and wine pairings.
Upon successful completion of a short multiple choice test you will receive a WSET certificate and lapel pin.
At a glance:
- 6/8 wines tasted
- 0 hours home study
- 45 min multiple choice exam
WSET Level 1 Award in Wines has full accreditation from OfQual as part of the UK Government’s Qualifications & Credits Framework as a Level 1 Vocational Qualification.
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