Italian Wine Scholar-Prep
Italian Wine Scholar-Prep
Italian Wine Scholar-Prep
Italian Wine Scholar-Prep

Italian Wine Scholar-Prep

€460,00 Sale Save

LOCATION: Prinsengracht 754, 2nd floor, 1017 LD, Amsterdam

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

additional information

The IWS-Prep 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. 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.

Within each section, a tantalizing palette of 8 wines are showcased.

What is 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