WSET Level 1 Award in Wines HOST 9175


Our WSET Level 1 Award in Wines course follows the curriculum of the Wine & Spirit Education Trust (WSET) and provides you with an introduction to wine. This wine course takes a beginner-level approach to the world of wine and is suitable for those starting a wine career or pursuing an interest in wine. Get a basic familiarity with the main types and styles of wines through sight, smell and taste, then learn the basic skills you need to describe wines accurately and make food and wine pairings. End the course by writing the WSET Level 1 Award in Wines exam. Receive the WSET Level 1 Award in Wines qualification if you meet the course requirements and pass the exam.

Also check out our in-class course: HOST 9168 WSET Level 1 Award in Wines


Course Delivery Method:

This is an online course delivered via Blackboard Learn.

Course Essentials:

If you choose to write the exam online, you must read the information provided in the WSET Candidate Information Remote Invigilation document.


You must be at least 19 years of age.

Hours and Fees




(includes WSET study pack and exam materials)

Course Sections

Delivery Method: Online

Contact Information


Centre for Hospitality and Culinary Arts

Some courses require you to purchase a textbook. The cost of the textbook is not included in the course fee unless otherwise indicated. If there is a textbook assigned for this course, it will be listed on the bookstore website.