Wines - Level 1 Award (WSET)

Start Date: 16 January 2020
Attendance: Part Time
Location: Victoria
Start Date: 29 February 2020
Attendance: Part Time
Location: Victoria
Start Date: 23 April 2020
Attendance: Part Time
Location: Victoria
Start Date: 9 May 2020
Attendance: Part Time
Location: Victoria
Start Date: 19 September 2020
Attendance: Part Time
Location: Victoria

About The Course

This course is a good starting point for the exploration of wine styles, food and wine pairing and making the most of wine by learning about the correct storage and service conditions.

The course includes a tutored tasting of nine wines.

What Will I Study?

Topics covered can include:

  • 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)

What Will I Need?

You do not need to have any previous qualifications, but you will need a comprehensive knowledge of English.

You will need to be aged 18 or over before starting this course, as it requires the tasting of alcoholic wines.

How Will I Be Assessed?

This course is examined with a 45 minute multiple choice question paper consisting of 30 questions.

The pass mark is 70% and the exam takes place in the last session of each course.

What Will It Cost?

Tuition Fees

£165

What Can I Do After?

Successful completion of this course could enable you to progress to the WSET Level 2 Certificate in Wines and Spirits or an alternative higher Level Westminster Kingsway College course.

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