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This is a beginner level wine course for those starting a wine career or beginning to explore wine for personal interest, with no prerequisite required.

The course will be based around a 4-week, 7 module online learning programme with educator support available for this time. The course modules should be followed in order, but students are free to complete the modules at their own pace during this 4-week window. The course material should take about 6 hours in total to complete, plus revision time.

The course prepares the student for our qualifications and they are guided by a WSET educator. The student can contact the educator any time for the duration of the scheduled course, should they have any questions. Each week includes a series of independent and/or group activities to help students understand the differences between grape varieties and types and styles of wine.

All study materials are included in the online course. It will be assumed that students have basic computer literacy, internet navigation skills and a good level of English.

Regular access and participation in the course online activities is essential for this mode of study. Students are advised to taste a range of wines during their studies. All the required wines for the course can be found in the online Equipment List. Any additional wines can be found in the Specification. Students can post their tasting notes in the Online Classroom for review by the educator.

Students will require access to a computer (recommended) and/or HTML5 compatible mobile or tablet with the following minimum requirements: Internet Explorer 10, Firefox 25.0, Safari 6, Chrome 30.0 or other HTML5 compatible; web browser with Javascript and cookies** enabled; Adobe Reader XI or equivalent; Internet access (broadband recommended).

Module 1: What is Wine & How is it made?
Name the main parts of a grape and what they contain. Name the key stages in the annual cycle of grape growing and know what happens during ripening. Name and define different grape-growing climates and state how they can affect the characteristics of grapes. List the requirements for and the products of alcoholic fermentation. Name and correctly order the key stages in the production of still white, red and rosé wines.
Module 2: Types & Styles of Wine
Identify the three main styles of wine: still wines, sparkling wines, fortified wines.
Study the notable structural characteristics of all wines.
Module 3: Introduction to Tasting
To learn how to taste wine and describe its notable characteristics using language from WSET's Systematic Approach to Tasting. To distinguish differences and similarities between different styles of wine.
Module 4: Grape Varieties & Wines
Name the principal grape varieties and identify the characteristics and styles of their wines.
Identify and relate named wines from principal grape varieties to the grape varieties, types, characteristics and styles of wine. Identify and relate other popular named wines to the types, characteristics and styles of wine.
Module 5: Storage & Service of Wines
Identify and define the ideal conditions for the short and long-term storage of wine. State the recommended service temperature for the principal types and styles of wine. State the correct procedures for opening and serving wine.
Module 6: Pairing Food & Wines
Identify the principal food and wine interactions and recognise the effect they typically have on a wine.
Module 7: Revision and Resources: Mock multiple-choice feedback examination which can be attempted as many times as the student likes.

IWEG's Cancellation and Refund policy:

Withdrawal up to 10 days prior to course start date, refund of tuition, less $150 administration fee. Withdrawal less than 10 days to start date , no refund.  Please note all course materials are paid upon registration, and are non-refundable.

Policy on changing your exam date to an alternative date.

Please note IWEG's policy on changing your exam date:

When you register for a WSET or WSG course, you are booked to take your exam on a specific date, which is indicated in your Course Schedule. You can view this before registering, and when you register, you will be reminded.

If you decide not to write your exam on the date you are registered for, this is what you must know:

·  For WSET Levels 1 to 3 and WSG courses, you have to ask to change the date at least 15 days before the exam date, by writing to admin@iweg.org.

·  For WSET Level 4 Diploma you have to ask to change the date at least 75 days before the exam date, by writing to admin@iweg.org.

·  You must pick a new exam date within 12 months from the start of your current course.

·  You may change your exam date a maximum of two times during the 12 months. You can choose from any exam dates/re-sit dates listed on the course page of the IWEG website. It is possible that your first choice may not work, if the exam is full.

· Each time you change your exam date, there is a $150 fee.

· After the 12-month period, from the start of your current course, if you still need to sit the exam, you will be charged an exam “re-sit” fee, which varies depending on the course, as well as the $150 fee.

·  The only exception to this policy is in case of a valid and verified personal or family emergency, subject to approval from WSET and WSG.


Available Classes:


WSET Level 1 Award in Wines Online Learning O1WI2008APP Started Jul. 20, 2020

Cost: $395
IWEG Drinks Academy

This is the WSET Level 1 Award in Wines Online delivered through WSET Global's Online Classroom

Course start date: Monday, July 20, 2020

Course end date:  Sunday, August 16, 2020

Exam date: IWEG is now able to offer online examinations for online WSET Level 1 and 2 courses through a remote invigilation service, as long as you meet specific technical requirements. This means that IWEG students can continue their learning wherever they are without having to wait or travel to complete the exam in person at the school.

Please contact Anne Theunissen at atheunissen@iweg.org to learn if you qualify for the remote invigilation technical requirements and to schedule your exam date.  If you cannot qualify for remote invigilation a "face-to-face" exam will be scheduled for you at IWEG's campus in downtown Toronto later in the fall of 2020, when the school is allowed to reopen for operations by the public authorities.

The course will be based around a 4-week, 7 module online learning programme with educator support available for this time. The course modules should be followed in order, but students are free to complete the modules at their own pace during this 4-week window. The course material should take about 6 hours in total to complete, plus revision time. Regular access and participation in the course online activities is essential for this mode of study.

The course prepares the student for our qualifications and they are guided by a WSET educator. The student can contact the educator any time for the duration of the scheduled course, should they have any questions. Each module includes a series of independent activities to help students understand the differences between grape varieties and types and styles of wine.

Students should be advised to taste a range of wines during their studies. All the required wines for the course can be found in the online Equipment List. Any additional wines can be found in the Specification. Students can post their tasting notes in the Online Classroom for review by the educator. 

Students will receive an email from the WSET online classroom just before the start date.  You will participate in online assignments, and online postings during your 4 weeks of study.  All study materials are included in the online course. Students are responsible for their own tasting samples.  Please click on the PayPal button to charge tuition directly to your credit card or to use your PayPal account.

Enroll for this Class ($395)

WSET Level 1 Award in Wines Online Learning O1WI2100APP Started Aug. 10, 2020

Cost: $395
IWEG Drinks Academy

This is the WSET Level 1 Award in Wines Online delivered through WSET Global's Online Classroom

Course start date: Monday, August 10, 2020

Course end date:  Sunday, September 6, 2020

Exam date: IWEG is now able to offer online examinations for online WSET Level 1 and 2 courses through a remote invigilation service, as long as you meet specific technical requirements. This means that IWEG students can continue their learning wherever they are without having to wait or travel to complete the exam in person at the school.

Please contact Anne Theunissen at atheunissen@iweg.org to learn if you qualify for the remote invigilation technical requirements and to schedule your exam date.  If you cannot qualify for remote invigilation a "face-to-face" exam will be scheduled for you at IWEG's campus in downtown Toronto later in the fall of 2020, when the school is allowed to reopen for operations by the public authorities.

The course will be based around a 4-week, 7 module online learning programme with educator support available for this time. The course modules should be followed in order, but students are free to complete the modules at their own pace during this 4-week window. The course material should take about 6 hours in total to complete, plus revision time. Regular access and participation in the course online activities is essential for this mode of study.

The course prepares the student for our qualifications and they are guided by a WSET educator. The student can contact the educator any time for the duration of the scheduled course, should they have any questions. Each module includes a series of independent activities to help students understand the differences between grape varieties and types and styles of wine.

Students should be advised to taste a range of wines during their studies. All the required wines for the course can be found in the online Equipment List. Any additional wines can be found in the Specification. Students can post their tasting notes in the Online Classroom for review by the educator. 

Students will receive an email from the WSET online classroom just before the start date.  You will participate in online assignments, and online postings during your 4 weeks of study.  All study materials are included in the online course. Students are responsible for their own tasting samples.  Please click on the PayPal button to charge tuition directly to your credit card or to use your PayPal account.

Enroll for this Class ($395)

WSET Level 1 Award in Wines Online O1WI2101APP Starts Sep. 07, 2020

Cost: $395
IWEG Exam Only

This is the WSET Level 1 Award in Wines Online delivered through WSET Global's Online Classroom

Course start date: Monday, September 7, 2020

Course end date:  Sunday, October 4, 2020

Exam date: IWEG is now able to offer online examinations for online WSET Level 1 and 2 courses through a remote invigilation service, as long as you meet specific technical requirements. This means that IWEG students can continue their learning wherever they are without having to wait or travel to complete the exam in person at the school.

Please contact Anne Theunissen at atheunissen@iweg.org to learn if you qualify for the remote invigilation technical requirements and to schedule your exam date.  If you cannot qualify for remote invigilation a "face-to-face" exam will be scheduled for you at IWEG's campus in downtown Toronto at a suitable date.

The course will be based around a 4-week, 7 module online learning programme with educator support available for this time. The course modules should be followed in order, but students are free to complete the modules at their own pace during this 4-week window. The course material should take about 6 hours in total to complete, plus revision time. Regular access and participation in the course online activities is essential for this mode of study.

The course prepares the student for our qualifications and they are guided by a WSET educator. The student can contact the educator any time for the duration of the scheduled course, should they have any questions. Each module includes a series of independent activities to help students understand the differences between grape varieties and types and styles of wine.

Students should be advised to taste a range of wines during their studies. All the required wines for the course can be found in the online Equipment List. Any additional wines can be found in the Specification. Students can post their tasting notes in the Online Classroom for review by the educator. 

Students will receive an email from the WSET online classroom just before the start date.  You will participate in online assignments, and online postings during your 4 weeks of study.  All study materials are included in the online course. Students are responsible for their own tasting samples.  Please click on the PayPal button to charge tuition directly to your credit card or to use your PayPal account.

Enroll for this Class ($395)

WSET Level 1 Award in Wines Online O1WI2102APP Starts Nov. 09, 2020

Cost: $395
IWEG Exam Only

This is the WSET Level 1 Award in Wines Online delivered through WSET Global's Online Classroom

Course start date: Monday, November 9, 2020

Course end date:  Sunday, December 6, 2020

Exam date: IWEG is now able to offer online examinations for online WSET Level 1 and 2 courses through a remote invigilation service, as long as you meet specific technical requirements. This means that IWEG students can continue their learning wherever they are without having to wait or travel to complete the exam in person at the school.

Please contact Anne Theunissen at atheunissen@iweg.org to learn if you qualify for the remote invigilation technical requirements and to schedule your exam date.  If you cannot qualify for remote invigilation a "face-to-face" exam will be scheduled for you at IWEG's campus in downtown Toronto at a suitable date.

The course will be based around a 4-week, 7 module online learning programme with educator support available for this time. The course modules should be followed in order, but students are free to complete the modules at their own pace during this 4-week window. The course material should take about 6 hours in total to complete, plus revision time. Regular access and participation in the course online activities is essential for this mode of study.

The course prepares the student for our qualifications and they are guided by a WSET educator. The student can contact the educator any time for the duration of the scheduled course, should they have any questions. Each module includes a series of independent activities to help students understand the differences between grape varieties and types and styles of wine.

Students should be advised to taste a range of wines during their studies. All the required wines for the course can be found in the online Equipment List. Any additional wines can be found in the Specification. Students can post their tasting notes in the Online Classroom for review by the educator. 

Students will receive an email from the WSET online classroom just before the start date.  You will participate in online assignments, and online postings during your 4 weeks of study.  All study materials are included in the online course. Students are responsible for their own tasting samples.  Please click on the PayPal button to charge tuition directly to your credit card or to use your PayPal account.

Enroll for this Class ($395)

WSET Level 1 Award in Wines Online O1WI2103APP Starts Jan. 11, 2021

Cost: $395
IWEG Exam Only

This is the WSET Level 1 Award in Wines Online delivered through WSET Global's Online Classroom

Course start date: Monday, January 11, 2021

Course end date:  Sunday, February 7, 2021

Exam date: Saturday, February 13, 2021 at I11:30 am WEG Drinks Academy in downtown Toronto.

The course will be based around a 4-week, 7 module online learning programme with educator support available for this time. The course modules should be followed in order, but students are free to complete the modules at their own pace during this 4-week window. The course material should take about 6 hours in total to complete, plus revision time. Regular access and participation in the course online activities is essential for this mode of study.

The course prepares the student for our qualifications and they are guided by a WSET educator. The student can contact the educator any time for the duration of the scheduled course, should they have any questions. Each module includes a series of independent activities to help students understand the differences between grape varieties and types and styles of wine.

Students should be advised to taste a range of wines during their studies. All the required wines for the course can be found in the online Equipment List. Any additional wines can be found in the Specification. Students can post their tasting notes in the Online Classroom for review by the educator. 

Students will receive an email from the WSET online classroom just before the start date.  You will participate in online assignments, and online postings during your 4 weeks of study.  All study materials are included in the online course. Students are responsible for their own tasting samples.  Please click on the PayPal button to charge tuition directly to your credit card or to use your PayPal account.

Enroll for this Class ($395)

WSET Level 1 Award in Wines Online O1WI2104APP Starts Feb. 22, 2021

Cost: $395
IWEG Exam Only

This is the WSET Level 1 Award in Wines Online delivered through WSET Global's Online Classroom

Course start date: Monday, February 22, 2021

Course end date:  Sunday, March 21, 2021

Exam date: Saturday, March 27 2021 at I11:30 am WEG Drinks Academy in downtown Toronto.

The course will be based around a 4-week, 7 module online learning programme with educator support available for this time. The course modules should be followed in order, but students are free to complete the modules at their own pace during this 4-week window. The course material should take about 6 hours in total to complete, plus revision time. Regular access and participation in the course online activities is essential for this mode of study.

The course prepares the student for our qualifications and they are guided by a WSET educator. The student can contact the educator any time for the duration of the scheduled course, should they have any questions. Each module includes a series of independent activities to help students understand the differences between grape varieties and types and styles of wine.

Students should be advised to taste a range of wines during their studies. All the required wines for the course can be found in the online Equipment List. Any additional wines can be found in the Specification. Students can post their tasting notes in the Online Classroom for review by the educator. 

Students will receive an email from the WSET online classroom just before the start date.  You will participate in online assignments, and online postings during your 4 weeks of study.  All study materials are included in the online course. Students are responsible for their own tasting samples.  Please click on the PayPal button to charge tuition directly to your credit card or to use your PayPal account.

Enroll for this Class ($395)

WSET Level 1 Award in Wines Online O1WI2105APP Starts Apr. 26, 2021

Cost: $395
IWEG Exam Only

This is the WSET Level 1 Award in Wines Online delivered through WSET Global's Online Classroom

Course start date: Monday, April 26, 2021

Course end date:  Sunday, May 23, 2021

Exam date: Saturday, May 29, 2021 at I11:30 am WEG Drinks Academy in downtown Toronto.

The course will be based around a 4-week, 7 module online learning programme with educator support available for this time. The course modules should be followed in order, but students are free to complete the modules at their own pace during this 4-week window. The course material should take about 6 hours in total to complete, plus revision time. Regular access and participation in the course online activities is essential for this mode of study.

The course prepares the student for our qualifications and they are guided by a WSET educator. The student can contact the educator any time for the duration of the scheduled course, should they have any questions. Each module includes a series of independent activities to help students understand the differences between grape varieties and types and styles of wine.

Students should be advised to taste a range of wines during their studies. All the required wines for the course can be found in the online Equipment List. Any additional wines can be found in the Specification. Students can post their tasting notes in the Online Classroom for review by the educator. 

Students will receive an email from the WSET online classroom just before the start date.  You will participate in online assignments, and online postings during your 4 weeks of study.  All study materials are included in the online course. Students are responsible for their own tasting samples.  Please click on the PayPal button to charge tuition directly to your credit card or to use your PayPal account.

Enroll for this Class ($395)

WSET Level 1 Award in Wines Online O1WI2106APP Starts Jun. 28, 2021

Cost: $395
IWEG Exam Only

This is the WSET Level 1 Award in Wines Online delivered through WSET Global's Online Classroom

Course start date: Monday, June 28, 2021

Course end date:  Sunday, July 25, 2021

Exam date: Saturday, July 31, 2021 at 11:30 am WEG Drinks Academy in downtown Toronto.

The course will be based around a 4-week, 7 module online learning programme with educator support available for this time. The course modules should be followed in order, but students are free to complete the modules at their own pace during this 4-week window. The course material should take about 6 hours in total to complete, plus revision time. Regular access and participation in the course online activities is essential for this mode of study.

The course prepares the student for our qualifications and they are guided by a WSET educator. The student can contact the educator any time for the duration of the scheduled course, should they have any questions. Each module includes a series of independent activities to help students understand the differences between grape varieties and types and styles of wine.

Students should be advised to taste a range of wines during their studies. All the required wines for the course can be found in the online Equipment List. Any additional wines can be found in the Specification. Students can post their tasting notes in the Online Classroom for review by the educator. 

Students will receive an email from the WSET online classroom just before the start date.  You will participate in online assignments, and online postings during your 4 weeks of study.  All study materials are included in the online course. Students are responsible for their own tasting samples.  Please click on the PayPal button to charge tuition directly to your credit card or to use your PayPal account.

Enroll for this Class ($395)