Come learn about wine and get your WSET Level 1 wine certification.
You may register for this course online at the website below.
Napa Valley Wine Academy - Wine is our Passion, education our mission.
The WSET Level 1 Award in Wines course is the ideal place to start your wine education. Designed as an introductory course suited to those with a basic wine knowledge as well as to those who are new to wine. There are no pre-requisites to take this course all you need is a desire to have fun and learn about wine.
The WSET Level 1 course focuses on teaching you the art of wine tasting, pairing food and wine, and covers the characteristics of the major grape varieties. Our expert instructors also delve into grape growing and winemaking, serving and cellaring wine, and include an overview on local wines. You will also taste some delicious wines during the course.
- 1 day course - all day from 10am to 6:00 pm (lunch included)
In addition to the fantastic wines you’ll experiment with a wine and food matching exercises. It's all in a fun and relaxed atmosphere with plenty of opportunities to ask questions. It's a great course and over 75% of students continue on to the WSET Level 2 Intermediate course.
The Level 1 exam involves a multiple-choice paper consisting of 30 questions. The exam takes place at the end of the 1 day course. It usually takes students less than 25 minutes to complete. Upon successful completion, you will receive the WSET Level 1 Certificate, which is a formal qualification in wine recognized in over 64 countries around the globe.