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 Scholar-Essentials English Wine Course in Amsterdam
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.
- 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
An extremely interesting and interactive experience done by people who enjoy the art of wine.
I am very satisfied. I took only part to the exam but I find everything likable. I recommend this school!
The teacher has very good teaching skills. 3 hours learning about wines feel like 10 minutes.
Top Class! The course is very interesting and interactive. I recommend!
I applied from Japan, was able to take all coursework online, and when I arrived in Amsterdam was able to go straight into my exam.
Fun, and gives a new perspective on wine.
Well structured, very professional, friendly, felt like I learned a lot.
Broaden my wine knowledge and strengthen my appreciation of wine (and its origin).
Thank you for the great course!!!
Nothing to change, everything is good!
Very well organized and good material.
It was fun and interesting.
Everything has been as good as I expected, I have learned a lot! The teacher, Vittoria is great. I'm looking forward to taking next level 2.
I really enjoyed Level 2 course. Didn't expect it to be so detailed and professional, very glad I chose this school for the course.