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Oct 16, 2023 - Dec 16, 2023

French Wine Scholar Course - English (Oct 2023)


The French Wine Scholar In-Person Course is designed for wine enthusiasts and trade professionals seeking expertise in French wines. Taught by a Certified Sommelier and WSET Diploma graduate, the program covers major French wine regions like Burgundy, Bordeaux, Champagne, and others, presenting each area within its cultural context. Participants will taste 36 wines during the course and receive the official 330-page study manual. The certification program, supported by the French Ministry of Agriculture, offers international recognition and validation of competency. The course spans six 3-hour sessions and concludes with an in-person examination at the Zürich Wine Academy. Successful candidates earn the French Wine Scholar certification and a lapel pin. The program is ideal for intermediate and advanced students preparing for wine qualifications and requires additional self-study outside of the classroom. Register now to deepen your expertise, earn a prestigious certification, and explore the delights of French wines. Secure your spot today! In-Person Course Dates & Times: • Monday, 16 October 2023 - 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm • Monday, 23 October 2023 - 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm • Monday, 30 October 2023 - 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm • Monday, 6 November 2023 - 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm • Monday, 13 November 2023 - 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm • Monday, 20 November 2023 - 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm • Examination (IN-PERSON): Saturday, 16 December 2023 - 11:00 am - 12:00 pm Please note: If you are unable to attend the In-Person examination at the designated date/time, please inform us when you register for the course, and we can attempt to find a solution. For whatever reason you are not able to attend the examination after the start of the course, we must charge a CHF 150 WSG Exam Rescheduling Fee. Exam Resits are CHF 150.

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