WSET Level 1 Award in Wines HOST 9175


Our WSET Level 1 Award in Wines course 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.

This course follows the curriculum of the Wine & Spirit Education Trust (WSET). Meet the course requirements and pass the WSET Level 1 Award in Wines exam (included) to receive the WSET Level 1 Award in Wines qualification (which includes a certificate and a pin). For more information about the Level 1 Award in Wine, read the WSET Level 1 Award in Wine Specifications.


Also check out our on-campus course: HOST 9168 WSET Level 1 Award in Wines


You must be at least 19 years of age.

Additional Information

Exam Policies:

If you choose to write the exam online, you must read the information provided in the WSET Candidate Information Remote Invigilation document.

Hours and Fees




$310, includes WSET study pack and exam materials

Course Sections

Delivery Method: Teacher-led Online
Centre for Hospitality and Culinary Arts
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