WSET Level 1 Award in Wines HOST 9168


Our WSET Level 1 Award in Wines course follows the curriculum of the Wine & Spirit Education Trust (WSET) and provides you with an introduction to wine. This wine course takes a beginner-level approach – both with theory and with tasting – to the world of wine and is suitable for those starting a wine career or pursuing an interest in wine. Get a basic familiarity with the main types and styles of wines through sight, smell and taste, then learn the basic skills you need to describe wines accurately and make food and wine pairings. End the course by writing the WSET Level 1 Award in Wines exam.


WSET Qualification:

If you meet the course requirements and pass the exam, you will receive the WSET Level 1 Award in Wines qualification (which includes a certificate and a pin).


You must be at least 19 years of age.

Additional Information

Registration in the sections offered in this course closes ten business days before the start date to allow for the ordering of examinations.

Hours and Fees




(includes textbook, wine and materials used in class)

Contact Information

Course Sections

There are no classes currently scheduled for this course; however, check back often to see if we have developed additional schedules for fall and winter (through to April). If you would like to receive an email notification when the spring/summer term (May to August) is released, complete our sign-up form.

Some courses require you to purchase a textbook. The cost of the textbook is not included in the course fee unless otherwise indicated. If there is a textbook assigned for this course, it will be listed on the bookstore website.