Accelerated Core Wine Course (Summer)
An event every day that begins at 5:00 pm, happening 6 times
August 17th to 22nd, from 5 pm to 9:30 pm
Earn a complete wine education in a single week. The Accelerated Core Wine Course combines our Foundation and Intermediate programs into a unified wine education experience.
Plus, the Core Wine Course will save you a sizable amount of tuition. Individually, the Foundation and Intermediate programs cost hundreds of dollars more.
Payment Plan for the Accelerated Core Program
If you’d prefer to set up a payment plan for the program, details are below.
In the Foundation portion of the program, students will learn the techniques and master the knowledge needed to become extraordinary wine tasters. Graduates are able to identify major wine varietals in a blind tasting: a major feat for any wine professional.
In the Intermediate section, students learn about the intricacies of the ever-expanding world of wine. Included in the program is the chance to master the wine styles, climates and varietals of all the major wine-producing countries.
• Compatible with all sommelier qualifications
• The essential program for aspiring winemakers
• Wine enthusiasts welcomed, too.
The Essential Wine Course
The Core Wine Course is the ultimate program for any aspiring somm, winemaker, or wine enthusiast. It includes sections on viniculture and viticulture, Old World and New World wines, blind tasting, and sensory training.
For each wine region, the program covers the essential history, important varieties, and a tasting of important wine styles.
Level III Certification
To qualify for a Level 3 Certification, register for the “National Certification” upgrade. With national certification, you also earn your Level III pin and diploma. This course offers professional and national certification via the National Wine School in California. The NWS offers industry-level qualifications similar to the Court of Master Sommeliers, Wine and Spirit Education Trust, The Society of Wine Educators, and The International Sommelier Guild.