The first module explores the essentials of wine knowledge. A brief history of wine is followed by what wine is made from and where it grows best. The course then investigates the basic principles of wine making and some of the key grape varieties used around the world.
After passing the exam, students receive a certificate and pin to display their achievement. This online module prepares students for Level 2 Wine or Wine Steward.
Duration: Self-study of online course material plus 30 minutes for validation exam.
Online Price: R675
This course is also available as a full day course at any Sommeliers Academy campus and includes all course material with an introduction to wine tasting and additional input from a facilitator.
Duration: 1 day including exam (09.00 to approximately 17.00)
In Classroom Price: R1790 (including wines)