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WSET Level 1 Award In Wines

A Beginner Level Introduction to Wine

220€

Learn How to Taste Wine

École V offers a one-day wine introduction for beginners, culminating in the WSET Level 1 Award in Wines certification. You will discover the basic types and styles of wine through their appearance, nose, and palate while developing the skills to accurately describe wine and find the right food and wine pairings.

To register for a session in French, please change the language at the bottom of the page.

For personal bookings without external financing, École V offers a reduction of 10% per-person for bookings of 2 or more people joining the same WSET Level 1 session. Please contact us at education@vivant.eco to benefit from this offer.

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Your WSET Level 1 in Wines at A Glance

You Will Taste

14 Wines

The Course Lasts

6 Hours

The Pass Rate at École V

97% in 2021

选择你心仪的简体中文课程

如今,École V 提供WSET 一级简体中文课程。课程结构与目标具体如下。课程全程由母语为中文并具备WSET机构授权资质的葡萄酒专家讲师全程教授。

All communications related to bookings will be done in English. If you wish to exchange in French, please change the language at the bottom of this page.

WHO IS THE COURSE FOR?

The WSET Level 1 Award in Wines is designed for beginners. This one-day course offers a practical approach to the world of wine imagined for both amateurs and those wishing to find a first job in the wine industry.

What will I learn?

  • The main types and styles of wine

  • The most common grape varieties and their characteristics

  • How to store and serve wines

  • The main principles of food and wine pairing

  • How to describe a wine using the WSET Level 1 Systematic Approach to Tasting Wine® (SAT)

  • How we produce wine using biodynamic farming at Château de Pommard

For more information, please download the WSET Specifications as well as our program.

The Course Organisation

The WSET Level 1 Award in Wines consists of 6 hours of course with a WSET® certified educator. The course lasts one day, from 9 am to 5 pm, including a lunch break, study time and the exam.

You will study the elements presented in the study materials and you will taste 14 wines following the WSET Systematic Approach to Tasting®.Sessions are limited to 14 students.

The Teaching Resources

A booklet containing the essential points covered during the course, tasting grids and exercises will be given to you on arrival. The program includes presentations, discussions and visual aids, as well as guided tastings and self-assessment exercises to let you explore the world of wine.

Evaluation And Certification

A 45-minute final exam will take place from 4:15 pm to 5 pm. To obtain your certification, you must answer 70% of the 30 multiple-choice questions correctly. You will receive your results by email about 8 weeks after your exam date. Your certificate and pin will then be mailed to you. You can resit the exam if you do not pass for a fee of 60 euros.

What are the requirements to enter the course?

This course is intended for anyone above 18 years old who wants to discover the world of wine and learn its basics. There is no preparation required for the WSET Level 1 Award in Wines.

Sessions are scheduled on the weekends. Sessions are offered both in Pommard and Paris, in French, in English and in Simplified Chinese. 

Registrations close 3 days prior the start date of the session or when full capacity is reached.

To see all classes offered in Pommard and Paris, please download our calendar.

NEXT SESSIONS IN

PARIS

french courses
January 29, 2022
9am - 5pm
February 20, 2022
9am - 5pm
May 28, 2022
9am - 5pm
June 11, 2022
9am - 5pm
July 16, 2022
9am - 5pm
July 17, 2022
9am - 5pm
September 3, 2022
9am - 5pm
September 4, 2022
9am - 5pm
English courses
February 5, 2022
9am - 5pm
February 19, 2022
9am - 5pm
June 12, 2022
9am - 5pm
August 7, 2022
9am - 5pm
October 15, 2022
9am - 5pm
chinese courses
June 5, 2022
9am - 5pm
August 14, 2022
9am - 5pm

NEXT SESSIONS IN

POMMARD

French courses
January 29, 2022
9am - 5pm
March 12, 2022
9am - 5pm
March 13, 2022
9am - 5pm
April 24, 2022
9am - 5pm
May 15, 2022
9am - 5pm
June 11, 2022
9am - 5pm
June 12, 2022
9am - 5pm
July 24, 2022
9am - 5pm
August 28, 2022
9am - 5pm
english courses
February 26, 2022
9am - 5pm
April 23, 2022
9am - 5pm
July 23, 2022
9am - 5pm
August 27, 2022
9am - 5pm
October 22, 2022
9am - 5pm
chinese courses
July 10, 2022
9am - 5pm
August 7, 2022
9am - 5pm

How can I get my WSET program financed?

If you live in France and want to finance your course with an OPCO, Pôle Emploi or your company, please contact us by email at education@vivant.eco or by phone at +33 (0)3 80 22 07 99. To get a quote, please email us the following information: first name, last name, date and time of session, birth date, postal address and phone number. 

This course is not eligible for CPF funding in 2022. For more information, please contact us at education@vivant.eco.

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Our anti-discrimination and equal opportunity policy

At École V we are committed to equal opportunities and aim to create a space for learning and discovery for everyone. Our programs are accessible to people with disabilities. If you have a disability or require special accommodations, please contact us at +33 (0)3 80 22 07 99 or education@vivant.eco. We will work with you to find a solution.

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