WSET Level 1 ONLINE condensed course

WSET Level 1 ONLINE condensed course

The WSET Level 1 Award in Wines is the ideal starting point for anybody new to wine or those beginning a career in wine or hospitality.

 What the course covers:

  • The basic skills and product knowledge required for the service and retail of wine
  • The main types and styles of wine
  • Common wine grapes and their characteristics
  • How to make food and wine pairings
  • How to store and serve wine
  • How to taste and describe wine using the WSET Level 2 Systematic Approach to Tasting Wine®(SAT)

The 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. We recommend you read the course specification document before you sign up for the course. You can read this document by clicking here

Course format:
This course is an online condensed course format, delivered over 2 consecutive days

Course delivery

  • The Level 1 Award in Wines online course covers the same syllabus as the classroom course and is delivered in LIVE virtual classroom sessions by one of our certified wine educators
  • The course includes 5 hours online tuition in 2 x 2.5 hr sessions
  • Your tutor will provide a guided tasting of 6 wines with you on this course (for details of how to order the wines for your course see below)
  • You will receive access to practice multiple-choice revision questions specific to this course
  • You will be sent details of how to join your LIVE sessions when you book
  • Please note a reliable broadband connection is essential for the completion of this online course as are basic computer skills.

To obtain the WSET Level 1 Award in Wines Qualification, you will need to successfully pass the online exam. The exam is made up of 30 multiple-choice questions to be completed in 45 minutes. You must answer at least 70% correctly to pass the exam.

Course Schedule & Important Dates:
Registration Deadline: Thursday 16th July

Tuesday 21st July 2020 2pm to 430pm 1st online classroom session
Wednesday 22nd July 2020 2pm to 4.30pm 2nd online classroom session

The course fee of £175.00 includes:

  • Course study guide, posted to you at no extra charge
  • LIVE virtual, interactive sessions taught by a Local Wine School WSET Certified Tutor
  • Exclusive access to practice multiple choice questions
  • Internationally recognised WSET qualification certificate and pin for those who pass the exam
  • Telephone and e-mail based mentoring service for the duration of the course
  • Online exam preparation session*

*You have the option to sit your exam in person at any one of our examination centres nationwide once our classroom courses can resume. Please contact us for further details.

It is recommended that you taste 6 wines on this course although this is not essential or required to complete the course. The costs of wines is not included in the course fee.

Our wine experts have specially selected wines for this course aligned to demonstrate specific learning outcomes. They have even negotiated a specially discounted price only available to our online students. The price of the 6 bottle case is £59 including delivery. Details of how to order your case of wine will be sent to you around 10 days before your course start date.

Special Educational Needs:
Please make the school aware if you have a condition which may mean that you will qualify for additional help during the exam such as dyslexia.

Places remaining: 5

Course Date/Time: Tue 21st Jul 2020 at 2pm

Duration: 2.5 hours

Venue: Your home via Zoom



Event Price: £175.00







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