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Includes all study materials, wine samples, tuition, postage for mailing of certificate, the final exam, and mailing of certificates of achievement to addresses in the US.
Please join Crystal Cameron Schaad, owner and sommelier of Crystal Palate Wine & Gourmet, for this 1-day in-person WSET Level 1 course. Crystal holds the DipWSET credential and is a graduate of the WSET Educator Training program.
*Important: We require minimum of 6 participants to run this course. If we do not have the required number of particpants registered by October 23, we will need to cancel and/or reschedule the course; existing registrants will have the option to reschedule or receive a full refund.
6 Guided Learning Hours, including 45 minutes for the examination
This class covers the main types of wine, the most common grape varieties, wine service, storing and serving wine, tasting technique, how to describe the smell and taste of wine, and the basics of pairing food and wine. During the class, students taste eight different wines. At the end of the day, students take a 45-minute, multiple choice exam. Those who pass the exam receive the WSET Level 1 Award in Wines.
Approximate Class Schedule
9:00 a.m. Class Begins
12:30 p.m. Class Breaks for Lunch
1:30 p.m. Class Resumes
3:00 p.m. Exam Begins
3:45 p.m. Exam Ends
For detailed information about the WSET Level 1 Award in Wines, please click here to download a PDF of the WSET’s Specifications.
The exam will be held at the end of class and consists of 3o multiple choice questions which students have 45 minutes to complete.
Please note that the cost of lunch is not included in this class.
Any cancelations or requests for rescheduling must be received on or before October 21, 2023.