WSET Level 1 Award in Wines

The International Wine Education Centre
TIME:    8:00 am
COST:    2500
VENUE:    Somm Hospitality, Stellenbosch

This is an entry level qualification providing a straightforward introduction to wine. It is a great course for those wanting to know about wine styles, grape varieties, food & wine pairing and correct service and storage of wines. The course includes a tutored tasting of 8 wines and a food and wine matching exercise.

Who it is aimed at:

  • Wine consumers wanting to know more about wines within an interactive, structured framework.
  • Candidates with their first job in hospitality or retail.

The Course:

Each course comprises of a lesson date and an exam date.
The lectures are run on one full day from 09h00 to 17h00 that includes the examination at the end.
The exam lasts for 45 minute and consists of 30 multiple choice questions.
The pass mark is 70%.