WSET Level 1 Award in Wines

(Formerly: WSET Foundation Certificate in Wines)



The WSET Level 1 Award in Wines is an entry level qualification providing a straightforward introduction to wine. It is ideal for boosting the confidence of new or inexperienced front line staff in the hospitality and retail sectors. It is also a great course for those wanting to know the main grape varieties and food and wine matching.



Course Outline

- Introduction to the main styles of wines
- The main characteristics of the principle grape varieties used
- Tasting technique based on the Level 1 WSET® Systematic Approach to Tasting
- Storage procedure and service of wines
- Food and wine matching principles


Total Course Duration: 7 hours (included examination)

Courses to be conducted either in Cantonese or English


Successful candidates receive the WSET Level 1 Certificate.


"The WSET Level 1 Award in Wines is considered the best place to start your wine education journey."


Upcoming Schedule

Course NameDateTimeStatusApply
Jul 6 & 13
(Sat) 10:00am - 1:00pm

Exam: Jul 20 (Sat) 10:00 - 11:00am 



Venue: wanchai

Unit D, 7/F., One Capital Place, 18 Luard Road, Wan Chai

Total duration: 7 hours (included examination)

Tuition Fee: (Wines, Study kit and WSET foundation examination included)

Special Offer (per head):
(Early bird: 3 weeks before course commences OR Group of 2 enrollment)