WSET Level 1 Wine

WSET qualifications are globally recognised as the international standard in wine and spirit knowledge. They are designed for those who have apassion for wine, or just starting out in their careers, as well as established professionals.

Available as a Gift Voucher  |  Online Line Course £115  | Classroom Course £165

 

 As a WSET Approved Programme Provider (APP), East London Wine School has been certified to offer this qualification. 

  

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WSET Level 1 in Wines

This course is an ideal starting point for wine enthusiasts wanting to get to grips with the basics, or those embarking on a career in wine or hospitality. In a short space of time, you’ll find yourself feeling much more confident tasting wine, navigating a wine list, buying bottles and pairing wine with food.

The course will cover:

·         The main types and styles of wine

·         Common wine grapes and their characteristics

·         How to make food and wine pairings

·         Tutored tasting of nine wines (except online courses)

·         How to store and serve wine

·         How to describe wine using the WSET Level 1 Systematic Approach to Tasting Wine® (SAT)

By the end of the course you’ll be able to taste wine using a globally recognised approach, identify key styles of wine and characteristics of important grape varieties. You’ll also learn the key principles of food and wine pairing and how to apply these to your own food and wine choices.

Assessment

The Level 1 Award in Wines examination consists of 30 multiple-choice questions to be completed in 45 minutes. To pass you must correctly answer 70% of the questions. Successful students will receive a WSET certificate and lapel pin.

This qualification is Ofqual regulated.

Do I need prior knowledge?

No prior wine knowledge is required, just enthusiasm! All our classes are delivered in English therefore a good level of English is beneficial.

You must be at least 18 years old to enrol on any of our courses.

What do I need to prepare?

There is no need to prepare anything before starting your Level 1 Award in Wines course. However anyone embarking on a WSET qualification should familiarise themselves with the full Specification click here - this document will help you understand what to expect and what you will get out of the course. 

 

Local Wine School (of which East London Wine School is a part) is the UK's largest network of WSET certified educators. Over 1,400 successful WSET candidates in 2015. Chris Powell, the founder of our network, Local Wine School, won the coveted Riedel WSET Educator of the Year 2015 award. 

 

WSET Level 1 Award - online course-  £115 Gift Voucher (by post)

WSET Level 1 Award - online course- £115 Gift Voucher (by post) ::

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WSET Level 1 in Wines - Classroom Course- £165 Gift Voucher (by post) ::

Give someone an experience they won't forget, a £165 gift voucher for our WSET Level 1 Award Wine courses. An amazing gift experience for the wine enthusiast or someone looking to start their professional career in

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WSET Level 1 Award - Online Course - June 2020 Saturdays

WSET Level 1 Award - Online Course - June 2020 Saturdays :: Sat 6th Jun 2020

The Wine and Spirit Education Trust (WSET) Level 1 Award in Wine is the ideal starting point for the novice wine enthusiast, or anyone starting a career in wine or

Places remaining: 9
Date/Time: 6th Jun 2020 at 11am
Venue: online course

Price: £115.00
WSET Level 1 Award - Online Course - July 2020 Tuesday Eve

WSET Level 1 Award - Online Course - July 2020 Tuesday Eve :: Tue 14th Jul 2020

The Wine and Spirit Education Trust (WSET) Level 1 Award in Wine is the ideal starting point for the novice wine enthusiast, or anyone starting a career in wine or

Places remaining: 12
Date/Time: 14th Jul 2020 at 7pm
Venue: online course

Price: £115.00
WSET Level 1 Award - 1 Day Classroom Course - Sunday

WSET Level 1 Award - 1 Day Classroom Course - Sunday :: Sun 26th Jul 2020

 The WSET Level 1 Award is a good introductory first course for the wine enthusiast who wishes to be introduced in a structured way to - wine styles, storing and serving of

Places remaining: 12
Date/Time: 26th Jul 2020 at 10.30am
Venue: The Chamberlain Hotel

Price: £165.00
WSET Level 1 Award - 1 Day Classroom Course - Saturday

WSET Level 1 Award - 1 Day Classroom Course - Saturday :: Sat 5th Sep 2020

 The WSET Level 1 Award is a good introductory first course for the wine enthusiast who wishes to be introduced in a structured way to - wine styles, storing and serving of

Places remaining: 12
Date/Time: 5th Sep 2020 at 10.30am
Venue: The Chamberlain Hotel

Price: £165.00
WSET Level 1 Award - 1 Day Classroom Course - Sunday

WSET Level 1 Award - 1 Day Classroom Course - Sunday :: Sun 4th Oct 2020

 The WSET Level 1 Award is a good introductory first course for the wine enthusiast who wishes to be introduced in a structured way to - wine styles, storing and serving of

Places remaining: 12
Date/Time: 4th Oct 2020 at 10.30am
Venue: The Chamberlain Hotel

Price: £165.00
WSET Level 1 Award - 1 Day Classroom Course - Sunday

WSET Level 1 Award - 1 Day Classroom Course - Sunday :: Sun 1st Nov 2020

 The WSET Level 1 Award is a good introductory first course for the wine enthusiast who wishes to be introduced in a structured way to - wine styles, storing and serving of

Places remaining: 10
Date/Time: 1st Nov 2020 at 10.30am
Venue: The Chamberlain Hotel

Price: £165.00
WSET Level 1 Award - 1 Day Classroom Course - Saturday

WSET Level 1 Award - 1 Day Classroom Course - Saturday :: Sat 5th Dec 2020

 The WSET Level 1 Award is a good introductory first course for the wine enthusiast who wishes to be introduced in a structured way to - wine styles, storing and serving of

Places remaining: 12
Date/Time: 5th Dec 2020 at 10.30am
Venue: The Chamberlain Hotel

Price: £165.00

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