WSET Level 1 Award in Wines

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!

THE PRICE

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!
PROGRAMME:

– 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!

THE VENNUE:

Sremski Karlovci, Institute of Viticulture and Enology, Experimental field of the Faculty of Agriculture, University of Novi Sad (polj.uns.ac.rs)

Minimum number of participants is 7

The last term for applying to the course: Two weeks before starting the course