Italian Wine Scholar Essentials in Amsterdam

The IWS-Essentials course provides an introduction to Italy, explores its key wine regions and delivers core information on the country's need-to-know wines. IWS Prep is your passport to understanding Italian wine. It also acts as a stepping-stone to the internationally acclaimed Italian Wine Scholar certification program.

Italian Wine course Amsterdam
Italian Wine Course inn English in Amsterdam
Italian Wine course Amsterdam
Italian Wine Course inn English in Amsterdam

Italian Wine Scholar-Essentials English Wine Course in Amsterdam

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Experienced wine instructors

Learn from wine professionals with a wealth of knowledge

TOP quality WINES

Taste a variety of quality wines from top producers

International certificate

The WSET Certificate is officially recognized in more than 70 countries

No prior knowlegde needed

Level 1 is for everyone with an interest in wine

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Italian Wine Scholar in Amsterdam

The course book and instructors alike will guide you on a wine-focused journey through Italy, learning about legendary wines, foods, landmarks and cultural attractions as you “travel.”

The program has been divided into three sections, each featuring a geographical area of Italy:

  • the wines of Northern Italy,
  • the wines of Central Italy
  • and the wines of Southern Italy.

What's included?

  • Classroom instruction (a series of three –3 hour classes)
  • Extensive tasting: 24 wines, 8 wines per session
  • A beautifully designed 125-page, coursebook rich with photographs & maps-The Winesof Italy:Glass by Glass.
  • Access to high-quality e-learning activities designed to enrich the coursebook and supportdifferent learning styles; these activities include interactive e-learning modules with additional cultural highlights and quizzes.
  • An exam

The course is organized over 3 evening classes of 3 hours plus an extra day for the exam. The exam consists of 50 multiple choice questions to be answered within 45 minutes. The minimum passing mark is 60%,

The price includes all the wines tasted, classes, study material, exam, and if successfully completed, you will receive the official IWS-prep certificate!


There is no prior knowledge needed.

*Minimum 4 people to start the course