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BWSEd Level 2: Certificate in Wine and Wine Tasting | Boston Wine School @ VINOvations

October 20 @ 10:00 am - October 21 @ 5:00 pm

Level 2 Certificate in Wine Saturday + Sunday, October 20 + 21, 10am – 5pm

WHO SHOULD ATTEND

Level 2 is a foundation course for experienced beginners and enthusiasts. It assumes basic exposure to wine and some technical wine tasting knowledge. This program is appropriate for both consumers and professionals in all wine, food, hospitality and service industries.

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

This program focuses on the unique role that place plays in the world of wine. Students will learn the major wine regions of Europe, how wine making techniques influence wine style, and the language of wine. The aim of Level 2 is to provide a broad range of knowledge about wine history, wine agriculture, and wine making.

LEVEL 2 PROGRAM FORMAT

12 hours classroom program

24 – 30 wines tasted

Online multiple choice exam | 25 questions | Minimum passing score 75%
Wine tasting exam | 3 wines | 4 short-form questions | 1 essay question

LEVEL 2 SYLLABUS

DAY ONE, PART ONE | 10am – 12 pm
Sense Of Place: Wines of Italy & Spain

DAY ONE, PART TWO | 1 – 3pm
Tour de France: Fundamentals Of French Wine

DAY ONE, PART THREE | 3  – 5pm
Words & Pictures
– Wine Label Interpretation
– The Language Of Wine
– Wines of Germany & Eastern Europe

DAY TWO, PART ONE | 10am – 12 pm
Wine And Cheese: Making The Perfect Match
– Fundamentals of Wine & Food Pairing
– Wines of California, Oregon & Washington

DAY TWO, PART TWO | 1 – 3pm
Wine Making: Technique And Style
– New Zealand: Cool Night Wines
– Australia: Thunder Downunder
– South America: High Altitude Classics

DAY TWO, EXAM | 3:30 – 5pm
Online multiple choice exam
Wine tasting exam

REGISTRATION REQUIREMENTS

Guests, students and certificate candidates must meet the legal minimum age for the retail purchase of alcoholic beverages in the country where the  program is being held: 21 in the USA and China.

CERTIFICATE REQUIREMENTS

Multiple choice exam of 25 questions
Wine tasting exam of 3 wines, 4 short-form questions, and 1 essay question
Complete classroom program
Complete classroom wine tasting exercise

Venue

VINOvations | Sharon MA
2 Merchant Street #4
Sharon, MA 02067 US
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