Mad about merlot? Crazy about cabernet? It’s time to step up your sommelier game! Open to students and the general public, enroll in one of these WSET wine certification courses, and become a certified wine expert faster than you can swirl a sauvignon blanc.
What is covered in the program
Explore the main types and styles of wine through sight, smell, and taste, while also gaining the basic skills to describe wines accurately and make food and wine pairings.
Covered in one day
The main types and styles of wine
Common wine grapes and their characteristics
How to store and serve wine
The principles of food and wine pairing
How to describe wine using the WSET Level 1 Systematic Approach to Tasting Wine® (SAT)
Covered in four days
How environmental factors, grape-growing, winemaking and maturation options influence the style and quality of wines
The style and quality of wines
How grape varieties and winemaking processes influence key styles
Key labelling terms used to indicate origin, style and quality
Principles and processes involved in the storage and service of wine
Principles of food and wine pairing