Learn about wine through a 5 week online study program that is flexible to work around your existing commitments. The Level 2 Course in Wine Online covers the same syllabus as the classroom course, but through a supported and interactive Online Classroom which allows you to study alongside your peers under the guidance of a dedicated educator. Please note that the exam is completed in person in Orlando and not online. The Level 2 course is appropriate for a serious wine lover or someone in the wine trade who wants to acquire a detailed knowledge of the characteristics of the principal grape varieties, wine styles, their methods of production and be able to successfully interpret the labels of the major wines from around the world.
Level 1 Wine
4 Weeks of Guided Online Study
September 16th - November 17th 2019
September 2nd - October 6th 2019
Level 3 Wine
9 Weeks of Guided Online Study
Gain an extensive understanding of wines through a 9 week online study programme that is flexible to work around your existing commitments. The Level 3 Award in Wines Online covers the same syllabus as the classroom course, but through a supported and interactive Online Classroom which allows you to study alongside your peers under the guidance of an educator. Please note that the exam is completed in person and not online.
This course is designed to develop your ability to describe wine accurately and account in detail for the style, quality and price of wines.
As you work through the course you will be asked to share your learning experience with the rest of the course group, looking in detail at the influences that affect each wine style and sharing tasting notes. Tasting is an essential part of studying for this course, and you will need to taste a minimum of 12 wines on your own (not provided, but you will be given guidance on the styles to taste).
Successful students will receive a WSET certificate and lapel pin, and will be able to use the associated WSET certified logo.
October 14th 2019 - December 15th 2019
September 9th to October 6th 2019
November 11th to December 8th 2019
Materials and exam fees for all wine classes are included. Course fees are non-refundable. In the event of cancellation, fees are transferable to another student or to a future course with 3 weeks advance notice.
September 30th - November 3rd 2019
Note: All Classes Require an In-Person Exam in Orlando, FL. Time and Date to be Arranged Following Registration
The Level 1 course is a broad overview of the world of wine. It is taught in a 7-modules and lasts a total of 6 hours. Students may complete the modules at their own pace over the course of the 4 weeks. An educator is available to support the students and provide feedback. Topics covered include how wine is made, the major styles of wine, tasting wine, storage and service and pairing wine with food.
Level 2 Wine
5 Weeks of Guided Online Study