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206A Port Rd Aldinga
South Australia
Australia

0885562590

fall from grace wine- education-tasting

 

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WSET Level 3 Award in Wines

An advanced level course in wines for those working with wines or the serious wine enthusiast. Suitable for those who are experienced in wine and have WSET Level 2 Award in Wines and Spirits or equivalent wine knowledge.Entry to this course is determined by experience and an interview with the Course Director to determine eligibility. This course requires at least 7 hours of additional study per week and is a very rigidly tested qualification. Application does not guarantee acceptance in this course.Numbers are limited and study is demanding.Effort is rewarded and the class really can improve tasting and knowledge dramatically.

 

About the course

This course will develop to a high-level your ability to describe wine accurately, and account in detail for the style, quality and price of wines. Our experienced educators will assist you to develop your analytic tasting abilities through a carefully selected series of 0ver 80 wine samples.

Successful students will receive a WSET certificate and lapel pin, and will be able to use the associated WSET certified logo.

What's covered

  • The key factors in the production of wine: location, grape growing, winemaking, maturation and bottling
  • The key characteristics of the principal:
    • still wines of the world
    • sparkling wines of the world
    • fortified wines of the world
  • How to make appropriate wine recommendations
  • How to taste wines using the WSET Level 3 Systematic Approach to Tasting Wine® (SAT)
  • Tutored tastings of 80+ wines
  • Tasting and Theory examination study guide

 

 

 

Students should note that this is a demanding course and are advised to allow for adequate self-study and revision time. A minimum of 56 hours of study time is recommended, in addition to classroom attendance. The examination is by both Theory and Tasting examinations. A 55% pass is required in the tasting ,multiple choice and short answer section. You must achieve a 55% score  in all three sections of the exam to pass. If you are not successful in one part ( Tasting or Theory) you will need to re-sit either Theory (both multiple choice and short answer) or Tasting depending on which was not achieved.

Please download and read the specification before applying for this course- click on the link below

 

Check our  up coming course page for next available courses and to register interest. At fall from grace we strive to create an inclusive environment for all of our students and will make every reasonable attempt to provide support if you have additional access or educational needs as a result of a disability.It is possible for students with additional needs to apply for reasonable adjustments in order to receive extended examination time. To request reasonable adjustment and to discuss how we can assist you in your learning please contact gill@fallfromgrace.com.au prior to enrolling.