WSET Level 1 Award in Wines Course (QCF level 1)
Level 1 is suitable for anyone wishing to start their wine, sprits or service education. It provides basic product knowledge and skills in the service and retail of wine, to prepare a person for their first job in hospitality or retail. It is also a good introductory first course for the wine enthusiast who wishes to be introduced in a structured way to wine styles, storing and serving wine, plus food and wine matching.
It introduces candidates to:
- The main styles of wine
- The characteristics of the major grape varieties
- The WSET Level 1 Systematic Approach to Tasting
- Service and retailing of wine
- Social responsibility
- The matching of food and wine
Course hours: 9. 15 am – 5.30 pm.
The course includes 6 hours of tuition and an examination comprising 30 multiple-choice questions, a food and wine matching exercise and a portfolio of tasting notes.
Course Details: See the Specification for the WSET Level I Award in Wines. Click here
Class size: max 8 students
Fee: £149 includes study materials, all wine samples, tuition, examination fees and provision of tasting glasses during the course. Lunch, tea and coffee provided. Paypal and credit card payments accepted.
Venue: Our Saturday courses are run from either The Ship Hotel, Weybridge, Brooklands College, Weybridge or Britannia Street, Central London. See Our Venues for more details.
Applicants must be over 18 years of age at time of booking.
Bookings should be made at least 10 days before the course start date so we can send course material to you in advance.