SPANISH WINE SCHOLAR GUILD
Become a master in the wines of Spain
- 890 US dollars$890
- Asheville Location
What Includes: Spanish Wine Scholar Study Pack Book In-person instruction from a SWS certified course educator All essential course wines & tasting glasses Access to recorded Zoom sessions and to educator through the sessions Practice short written answer questions Exam fees Certificate & lapel pin 1-year access to the Spanish Wine Scholar online study program for class preparation and review The Spanish Wine Scholar™ education program is the most advanced and comprehensive certification course on the wines of Spain. The syllabus takes a regional approach and discusses all Spanish wine appellations and the factors that shape their identities. The program was created by Spanish wine specialist Rick Fisher, Spanish Wine Scholar™ Education Director. Wines from Spain (ICEX – Spain’s Trade & Investment Government Agency) has endorsed the program in recognition of its exceptional level of depth, accuracy, detail, and academic rigor. The Spanish Wine Scholar study and certification program confers a post-nominal to wine professionals and enthusiasts who successfully pass the certification exam (Ex: John Smith, SWS). With a school network encompassing 30 countries on 5 continents, the SWS credential has true international recognition. Set yourself apart from your peers. Specialize in the wines of Spain! Format This is a hybrid course. We will meet over 20 hours of classroom instruction with tutored tasting taught by approved instructor. Classes will be 2 times a week 6pm-9pm and one live session for tasting, review and exam. April 5 via Zoom 6pm-9pm April 6 via Zoom 6pm-9pm April 19 via Zoom 6pm-9pm April 20 via Zoom 6pm-9pm May 3 via Zoom 6pm-9pm May 4 via Zoom 6pm-9pm May 5- May 29- Self Study Time May 29- In person class in Asheville and Exam noon-5pm Exam Closed-book exam of 100 multiple-choice questions to be completed within 60 minutes. You need a score of 75 or higher. Candidates scoring 85-90 pass with Honors. Candidates scoring 91-100 pass with Highest Honors. Entry Requirements You must be at least 21 years of age to attend the course and to participate in any alcohol tasting.
25 Page Avenue, Asheville, NC, USA