WSET Level 1 Award in Wine
About the Course
This course is a good starting point for the exploration of wine styles, food and wine pairing and making the most of wine by learning about the correct storage and service conditions. The course includes a tutored tasting of nine wines and a food and wine pairing workshop.
“I enjoyed the course so much that I booked onto the Level 2 straight after.” Alex, Alconbury Read more testimonials…
What level of knowledge will I need to start this course?
No prior knowledge is required as the course is designed to introduce wines in an interactive, structured and concise manner. This course will suit a novice wine enthusiast or those wishing to start their career in the wine or hospitality business.
|Evenings||6.30pm – 8.30pm||One evening a week for three weeks (6.00pm first evening)||Course Dates|
|Day release||9.15am – 5.00pm||One day||Course Dates|
|Saturdays||10:00am – 1:30pm||Two consecutive Saturdays (9.45am first day)||Course Dates|
Due to the interactive nature of the Level 1 course it is not available in an online format, however you may be interested in our Great Grapes online course. For further information please click on the following links below. Please read the terms & conditions before proceeding with a booking.
- Level 1 Award in Wines Course Synopsis (PDF)
- Level 1 Award in Wine Course Programme (PDF)
- Level 1 Award in Wine Specification (PDF)
- Level 1 Courses Booking Form 2013/14 (PDF)
This course is examined with a 45 minute multiple choice question paper consisting of 30 questions. The pass mark is 70% and the exam takes place in the last session of each course.
Fee – £140.00 (Evenings & Day Release), £155.00 (Saturdays)
Includes study materials, samples, tuition, examination and provision of service equipment during the course. Study materials are issued at the start of the course.