WHO IS THE COURSE FOR?
WSET Level 1 Award in wines represents a course for those who want to quickly and easily acquire quality knowledge of wine through an interactive, concise and systematic program. Throughout this course, students are trained for independent research in terms of wine style, wine and food matching, as well as proper wine storage and wine service. Through wine tastings, participants will have the opportunity to learn how wine is evaluated. WSET Level 1 Award in Wines is also the basis for higher level courses and further specialization in the wine sector.
It is intended for future sommeliers, tourist guides, students, wine traders as well as wine lovers who simply want to learn more about wine.
WHO CAN APPLY FOR THE COURSE?
To apply for this course, no previous knowledge is required, so anyone who truly wants to learn the basics about wine and wine tasting is welcome!
28000 RSD per person (235 EUR)
The price includes: literature (WSET textbook and workbook), lectures, wines, exam and a tour of one winery and vineyard in Sremski Karlovci after completing the course.
In order for a participant to get a certificate, it is necessary to successfully pass a test consisting of 30 multiple choice questions.
After successfully passing the exam, the student receives a WSET Level 1 certificate recognized throughout the world!
– Learning about the main styles of wine
– How to Taste Wine with WSET Level 1 System Approach to Wine Tasting
– Learning about characteristic and styles of wine produced from the most famous wine grape varieties
– What are those wines bearing the name of the region
– Learning about proper storage and service of wine, as well as the consequences of inadequate wine storage
- Wine and food pairing
- Wine tasting and evaluation – a practical part that is applied throughout all classes
- Health and safety
The program lasts from 6-9 hours and 45 minutes for the test!
The exam is in English, it lasts 45 minutes and consists of 30 questions with offered answers (a, b, c, d). Passage requires 70% of the correct answers.
BEFORE STARTING EVERY STUDENT SHOULD SHOW A VALID ID OR PASSPORT!
12.-14. March 2018. 18-21h
19. March 2018. 17h
Sremski Karlovci, Institute of Viticulture and Enology, Experimental field of the Faculty of Agriculture, University of Novi Sad (street: Karlovackih djaka 35)
How to reach us: For those who do not own their own vehicle (or simply do not want to drive), the best solution is a regular taxi line for Sremski Karlovci, which runs at the price of a bus ticket (160.00 dinars per person) to any destination in Sremski Karlovci and picks up passengers anywhere along the Boulevard of Liberty (Bulevar Oslobođenja).
The phone number for Novus line taxi for Sr. Karlovci is +381 63 509700. We recommend that you call them a few hours before your scheduled arrival for Sr. Karlovci to reserve a seat for yourself at the time that suits you best and then wait for the taxi somewhere along the Boulevard of Liberty (Bulevar Oslobođenja) where it suits you most.
This transportation is valid for those traveling from Novi Sad. For those coming from Belgrade, choose buses which travel via the old road for Novi Sad or choose a train. All those who go by car, navigation (GPS) is the best option.
Minimum number of participants is 7
The last term for applying to the course: Two weeks before starting the course