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WSET Level 4 Diploma D1 Wine Production


$1,345$1,600

WSET Level 4 Wine Production Course

Your Diploma journey begins with D1 – Wine Production 

The WSET level 4 wine production course kicks off the WSET wine diploma program. Students undertake a detailed theoretical study of grape growing, winemaking, and finishing techniques for the production of wine of varying styles, quality levels, and prices. This WSET level 4 wine production course is the first unit that new Diploma candidates take, as it builds a foundational level of theory knowledge needed for the study of future units. After completion of the course, students will be able to demonstrate in-depth knowledge and understanding of:

  • Factors that influence the production of wine
  • Processes used in viticulture, vinification, maturation, treatment, and packaging of wine
  • Options available at each stage of the wine production process from vineyard to preparation for sale
  • How each process and option can affect the style, quality, and commercial value of wine

Prerequisites: WSET Level 3 Award in Wines (or Wine & Spirits)

WSET Level 4 Diploma D1 Wine Production Class

WSET Diploma New Candidate Registration

The WSET requires all new Level 4 students to register for Diploma Candidacy when enrolling in their first unit, D1 Wine Production. This initial candidate registration enrolls the student as an official WSET Diploma Candidate for a period of 3 years, in which they must complete all 6 units.

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Course Format

8 instructor-led class sessions (2 hours each) held via Zoom web conferencing, with access to supplemental online resources and activities to guide your studies between class sessions.

Course Duration

Students will begin their course of study once they register for the unit and receive their course materials. Students should expect to study for a minimum of 120 hours over a period of about 9 weeks.

Course Materials

Upon registration students will receive access to the WSET's digital study guide, which will be the main source of study material for this unit. Students will also have access to the WSET’s Online Global Campus and Feedback Testing Classroom where students can access supplemental learning material & mock exams. NVWA also provides supplemental learning materials such as videos, mock questions, and guided reading questions.

Exam

D1 Wine Production is assessed by means of a 90-minute written exam consisting of multiple-part open-response style questions. THE EXAM MUST BE TAKEN IN NAPA, CA ON THE EXAM DATE ASSOCIATED WITH YOUR ENROLLED COURSE.

Additional information

Subject

Wine

Knowledge Level

Advanced

Certification

WSET (Wine & Spirit Education Trust)

Level

Level 4

Course Format

Hybrid, In-Person, Online Course

Course Type

Professional

Location

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WSET Level 4 Diploma D1 Wine Production Class

Certification

WSET (Wine & Spirit Education Trust)

Knowledge Level

Advanced

Course Type

Professional

Course Date

October 4, 2021, January 10, 2022

Wine Kit

Yes, No

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