LEVEL 1 COURSE DETAILS:
About the course:
Level 1 course is an overview and foundation for the wine lover who wants to be introduced in a structured way to the world of wine and gain insights in how wine is made and how it affects the taste.
The qualification aims to provide the basic product knowledge and skills in the service and retail of wine to prepare a person for their first job in hospitality, retail or wine marketing.
Each lesson includes a professional tasting of different wines. We will train you in the recognition of quality, sensory characteristics, wine description and how to use the tasting card.
There are no requirements for candidates to have previous knowledge or previous experience of alcoholic beverages
Students have to be 18 year or older at the starting day of the course.
What you will learn:
Task of the Sommelier
Technique of tasting
Use of tasting card and other sommelier tools
Description of wine
Introduction to different spirits
Laws and regulations
120 minute written exam: multiple-choice and open questions to be answered
What is included in the course fee:
Book and Exercise Book
Wines for Tasting at each meeting
Examination and certification
Selected sommelier tools
Terms & Conditions:
The registration is binding and the costs will not be reimbursed.
Paid card membership (84,00€) for the current year is obligatory in order to participate in the course.
*Payments: At the registration, to reserve your place: 384,00 € (84,00€ membership card (if not acquired yet) and 300,00€ down payment Course fee) with last payment 499,00€ 15 days before the first lesson.
Minimum age: 18 year at the start of the course.