NEW FWS DATES ANNOUNCED!
We will now be offering a 3-day FWS course! This is perfect for professionals unable to attend the weekly courses. Our next FWS course will be offered December 13-15, 2019. Exam will be held January 25, 2019. Students will taste over 50 French wines during the weekend! Just want to learn about French wine? No problem! Take the course without taking the exam, click the link below for more information.
ITALIAN WINE SCHOLAR UNIT 1: 3-DAY COURSE AVAILABLE!
Embark on the most comprehensive specialization program on Italian wines!
The Italian Wine Scholar™ curriculum is an Italian wine education program designed to provide committed students of wine with the most advanced and comprehensive specialization program on Italy! Created by native Italian, Maurizio Broggi, DipWSET, IWS, FWS with the support of the Italian wine DOC/G consortia, this specialization program is designed for advanced students of wine, whether professionals or serious wine hobbyists.
Love Italian wines and just want to learn more about them without the pressure of an exam? No problem, click the link below for more information.
LEVEL 3 COURSES - REGISTRATION NOW AVAILABLE!
The WSET Level 3 course is an advanced wine course suited for industry professionals working in hospitality, wholesale, and retail, or wine enthusiasts looking to gain an in-depth understanding of wines. Students will gain detailed knowledge regarding factors that influence the quality, style and price of wines around the world. This course provides detailed coverage of grape growing and winemaking. Students will also learn to assess wine accurately, and be able to explain the factors contributing to different wine price points.
WSET LEVEL 1 AWARD IN WINES
For individuals new to wine study, this qualification provides a hands-on introduction to the world of wine. Students will explore the main types and styles of wine through sight, smell, and taste, while also gaining the basic skills to describe wines accurately, and make food and wine pairings. Upon successful completion candidates will receive a WSET certificate and lapel pin.
WSET LEVEL 2 AWARD IN WINES AND SPIRITS
For individuals seeking a core understanding of wines, this qualification explores the major grape varieties and important wine regions in which they are grown. Students will learn about the styles of wines produced from these grapes as well as key classifications and labelling terminology. A basic overview of the key categories of spirits and liqueurs will also be provided. Upon successful completion candidates will receive a WSET certificate and lapel pin, and will be able to use the associated WSET certified logo.
INSTRUCTION LOCATION - WE'VE MOVED!!
Our classes are now held at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas Harry Reid Research & Technology Park. The Park is located at 8400 W. Sunset Rd. Las Vegas, NV. The Research Park is built to foster research and innovation from student startups, which we will be undertaking with future research dedicated to wine technology, consumer behavior, and artificial intelligence for the wine industry. More information regarding the Research Park can be found here.