WSET Level 1 Award in Wines - Cardiff

WSET Level 1 Award in Wines - Cardiff

WSET Level 1 Award

The WSET Level 1 Award Certificate is a good introductory first course for the wine enthusiast who wishes to be introduced in a structured way to - wine styles, storing and serving of wine, and food and wine matching and also provides the basic product knowledge and skills in the service and retail of wine to prepare a person for their first job in hospitality or retail.


Wine Tasting : Taste and describe wines using the WSET® Systematic Approach to Tasting

Food and Wine Matching : A practical guide to the key considerations when matching food and wine successfully

Wine Service and Storage : Learn the correct way to store and serve wine and recognise common faults found in wine

Social Responsibility : A guide to sensible drinking

Types and Styles of Wine : Learn about what makes wines taste different

Grape Varieties : Learn about the characteristics and styles of wines produced from the main grape varieties

Main white grape varieties: Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc, Riesling

Main black grape varieties: Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Pinot Noir, Syrah/Shiraz

Named Wines : White: Pinot Grigio, Muscadet, Sancerre, Chablis, Sauternes

Red: Claret, Beaujolais, Châteauneuf-du-Pape, Rioja, Chianti

Number of Wines Tasted : minimum 9 wines will be tasted as part of the course

Study Materials : Students will receive the Foundation Certificate Study Guide

Duration of course : 1 day inclusive of examination

Examination : 30 multiple-choice questions to be answered in 45 minutes. A mark of 70% required to pass

Certification : All students who pass will be issued with a certificate suitable for framing and a lapel pin. 

A minimum of 9 wines will be tasted as part of the course, all students receive a Level 1 Award Certificate Study Guide. Course Duration - 1 day inclusive of examination (30 multiple choice questions). 


The Fee of £135 includes:

study book

9 wines

food & wine matching

professional WSET tuition by WSET-Certified Tutor

examination fees

internationally-recognised WSET qualification certificate and pin



Places remaining: 11

Course Date/Time: Sun 18th Jun 2017 at 11am - 6pm

Duration: 7 hours

Venue: CHAPTER Market Road, CF5 1QE

Event Price: £135.00







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