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WSET Level 1 Award In Wines: In-person

Sat, August 28, 2021 (9:00 AM - 4:00 PM)

Capital Wine School
5207 Wisconsin Avenue - Suite # 7
Washington, DC 20015
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Cost: $350

In-person or online and live (recordings available) with wine samples included

Includes all WSET study materials, wine tasting samples selected by Jay Youmans MW, online class session guided by a CWS instructor, and the examination.

This one day course meets on Saturday, August 28. Students who attend the course in-person at the Capital Wine School will take a paper-based exam at the end of class on August 28. Only participants who have been vaccinated against Covid-19 may attend this course.


August 28: WSET Level 1 Award in Wines course 9:00am - 2:30pm with a short break for lunch

August 28: Exam for in-person participants - 2:30pm - 3:15pm

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. Those who pass the exam receive the WSET Level 1 Award in Wines.

Registration deadline: Registration for this course will close at 11:55pm on August 26 and there is no rescheduling available after this time. 

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  • event
  • inperson
  • certification
  • beginner
  • wset
  • level1
  • wine
  • educational

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