From grape to bottle to table, you will be exposed to essential wine knowledge. What are the essential grapes? How do you parse a French wine label? What is the proper way to taste wine? What are the myths that everyone believes, but shouldn’t? Can you pair a light red wine with fish?
Once enrolled, you will have access to the classes and quizzes for 180 days. Each class can be taken at your own pace (within the 180-day timeframe). At the end of the course, you will complete the final exam to earn our Level One certification. This program is key if you are hoping to become a wine professional. It is also a great way to simply learn more about wine in a safe online environment.
This innovative wine program allows you to work at your own pace and is compatible with all computers and smartphones. We based this program on the asynchronous learning modality used in many of the top colleges and universities, By doing this, we can deliver professional-grade wine education and offer certification at a very affordable rate.
Extensions beyond the 180-day timeframe are available if you submit an extension request.
It may take 24-48 hours for your order to process. Once it processes, you will be able to start the class immediately.
We use a proprietary system based on LAMP protocols leveraged with the Cloudflare Application Security Portfolio. This means you need a modern browser like Chrome and a computer with up-to-date security to take our courses. We also advise having a computer that can run any major operating system and was preferably built within the last eight years.
Do not take the final exam until you are ready: There are no practice exams! The Week 8 Final Exam is your one and only try. If you do not pass, you have the option to retake it for a fee.
Wine Course Curriculum
- Major Varietals
- Reading Wine Labels
- Taste Like a Sommelier
- Understanding Wine Styles (Lab)
- Common Wine Myths
- Introduction to Wine Service
- Food and Wine Pairings For Level One Sommeliers
- Final Exam