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WSET Level 1 Award in Wines Online

WSET Level 1 Award in Wines Online

Course Length:
4 week(s)
Number of Modules:
7 module(s)
Total Hours:
6 hour(s)
Study Pack:
Not Required

This course is not available for online booking. If you want to learn more about WSET Level 1 Award in Wines Online please contact us by telephone, email or use our contact form.

About the Course

This is the introductory course for the WSET, it is designed for those who have no prior wine knowledge. It provides a simple yet sound introduction to wines, and will allow you to become more familiar the main styles of wine. 

The Level 1 in Wines is ideal for those wanting to know more about wine a hospitality environment, or those wanting to pursue a career in wine further.

The course will be based around a 4-week, 7 modules online learning programme with educator support available for this time. The course modules should be followed in sequential order during this 4-week window. The course material should take about 6 hours in total to complete, plus revision time. Regular access and participation in the course online activities is essential for this mode of study.

Course Structure:

  • Module 1: What is Wine & How is it Made?
  • Module 2: Types & Styles of Wine
  • Module 3: Introduction to Tasting
  • Module 4: Grape Varieties & Wines
  • Module 5: Storage & Service of Wines
  • Module 6: Pairing Food & Wines
  • Module 7: Revision & Resources


The exam will take place after the advertised finish date of the course. The exam will be held at WineMatters Office.

We offer Bronze and Silver package: 

  • the Bronze package costs £135, does not include wine samples
  • the Silver package costs £175, including recommended wine samples according to WSET Course Specification

Wines by Country

You will learn about regional wines from the following countries:

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