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WSET® Level 1 Award in Wines I BANGKOK

AUGUST 25, Exam: SEP 21

  • Starts Aug 25
  • 12,000 Thai baht
  • Wine & Spirit IQ

Available spots

Service Description

A BEGINNER LEVEL INTRODUCTION TO WINE SUITABLE FOR THOSE STARTING A WINE CAREER OR PURSUING AN INTEREST IN WINE LEARNING OUTCOMES During this course you will learn: - The key stages in grape growing and winemaking. - The types, characteristics and styles of wines made from the principal grape varieties and other examples of wine. - The key principles and practices involved in the storage and service of wine. INCLUDES - Tests on your detection threshold of sweetness, acidity and bitterness - Tutored Tasting of 10 wines (from dry to sweet, still & sparkling, white, rosé and red, light to full bodied) - Individual assortment of bite size tasting dishes to illustrate how bitterness, umami, saltiness, sourness, spiciness, fat and sweetness affect the flavors of wines. - A set of 150 flashcards to revise for the online examination - Examination. ASSESSMENT Closed book examination of 30 MCQ. DURATION 6 Hours (+45 minutes for the examination) YOUR HOST Christophe Mercier, DipWSET

Upcoming Sessions

Terms and Conditions

To attend any course, you must be over 20 years old. Only a completed booking form with student declaration will be accepted. Bookings are not secured until payment is received. All courses must be paid for in advance. Courses are subject to a minimum of 10 candidates. If, on reaching the booking deadline, there is an insufficient number of candidates, the course will be cancelled, and full refund will be arranged for candidates who have already paid minus the costs of materials already supplied. CANCELLATION & REFUNDS By Wine & Spirit IQ: In the rare case of unavoidable reason a host-educator is unable to teach, and a replacement cannot be made, a session may be cancelled and rescheduled. Wine and Spirit IQ will make every effort to reschedule the session to a date that is most suitable for most candidates. No refund, however, will be made to any candidate who is unable to attend the rescheduled session for whatever reason. By Candidate: Bookings are refundable up to 21 working days prior to the course starting date. All refund requests must be made by email. A fee of 1,500 THB plus the full cost of Study material supplied will be deducted and the remainder of the course fee refunded. No refunds are available for cancellations received within 20 working days prior to the first day of class. TRANSFERS/DEFERRALS Transfer of a booking to an alternative course date is permissible up to 21 working days prior to the starting date – subject to availability. Requests must be received by email. Transfer will incur a fee of 1,500 THB. Transferred bookings are not eligible for refunds. EXAMINATION Exam dates are fixed to the course onto which you have booked. Any transfer to an alternative exam date will incur a fee of 1,500 THB. Exam transfer requests must be made by email and are subject to availability. Exam transfer requests made within 21 or less working days of the exam date will incur a fee of 1,500 THB plus the cost of unused exam paper: 2,500 THB. COURSE MATERIALS Except for the courses for which course materials are handed in on the first day of class, course materials might be picked up before classes start at Wine & Spirit IQ’s location (Room 902, floor 9, i-Yara building, 2/22 Chan Rd, Thung Wat Don, Sathon, Bangkok 10120) upon appointment only.

Contact Details

  • Wine & Spirit IQ, i-Yara building, Chan Road, Thung Wat Don, Sathon, Bangkok, Thailand

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