WSET Level 1 Award in Wines

This course is a great starting point for the novice wine enthusiast, or those starting a career in wine or hospitality.

Course Dates: 11 & 12 March 2023                                

Time: 1st day: 9 am – 1 pm

           2nd day: 2pm – 6pm 

Sign-up deadline: 1st March 2023

Exam Date:  12 March 2023

About the course

This hands-on course will teach you to understand more about wine through sight, smell and taste.

By the end of the course you’ll be able to taste wine using a systematic approach, identify key styles of wine and know the characteristics of important grape varieties. You’ll also learn the key principles of food and wine pairing and how to apply these to your own food and wine choices. Successful students will receive a WSET certificate and lapel pin.

What’s covered

  • The main types and styles of wine
  • Common wine grapes and their characteristics
  • How to make food and wine pairings
  • Tutored tasting of nine wines
  • How to store and serve wine
  • How to describe wine using the WSET Level 1 Systematic Approach to Tasting Wine® (SAT)

Do I need any prior knowledge?

No prior knowledge is required. All classes are delivered in English therefore a good level of English is beneficial.

How much does it cost?

13 500 MKD 

For more information about the payment method, please read the terms and conditions. The cost includes all study materials, wine samples, tuition, examination, and provision of service equipment during the course. Study materials are issued at the start of the course.


This qualification has a minimum requirement of six hour of study time in a classroom.

The exam takes place in the last session of the course. The exam consists of 30 multiple choice questions to be completed in 45 minutes. To pass you must correctly answer 70% of the questions.

How can I book?

Booking form is available upon request. Contact us at

Please read the terms and conditions before making a booking.

For any inquiries please email our Student Services team at

* Custom Courses

Wine Way can arrange custom course delivery for businesses who are in an area without access to an Approved Programme Provider or who have specific requirements that cannot be met through the network of course providers. To discuss opportunities for custom or satellite courses please contact us.

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