Cornucopia presents WSET at Whistler

Cornucopia presents WSET at Whistler

WSET Level 1
Drink like a pro! If you’ve always dreamed of becoming a sommelier or gaining expert certification, this course is for you. It's perfect for the serious amateur wine-lover or collector, as well as the hospitality professional. WSET Level 1 is held over the first two days of the 11-day Cornucopia festival of food & drink, in beautiful Whistler, BC. Instructed by wine industry expert and veteran instructor DJ Kearney, attendees will spend 2 full days learning tasting technique and wine fundamentals. Upon certification, the WSET Level 1 graduates will then have the opportunity to see in a new light the incredible collection of wines showcased over the 11-day festival. Registration includes the exam, all study materials and attendees take home their own set of ISO certified glasses. Receive a free ticket to the CRUSH GRAND Gala Tasting on Saturday Nov 11th and enjoy your new skills at a world class tasting event!

Deadline to Register: Friday October 27th, 2017

Date: November 9th and 10th, 2017
Time: 9:30am - 5:00pm
Venue: Whistler Conference Center, 4010 Whistler Way, Whistler, BC
Level 1 Registration: $673.50 (+GST) - Registration includes a free ticket to CRUSH GRAND Gala Tasting on Saturday November 11th (an added $89 value!)

This November, the Wine and Spirit Education Trust comes to Whistler during Cornucopia, Whistler’s Celebration of Food & Drink, presented by BlueShore Financial. Now is your chance to learn from the very best in the industry and gain a high quality education in wines and spirits. WSET has grown into the foremost international body in the field of wines and spirits education, with a suite of sought-after qualifications. 

Both WSET Level 1 and WSET Level 2 will be held at the Whistler Conference Center, 4010 Whistler Way, Whistler, BC

WSET Level 2: *Advanced Registration Required
For those dedicated to the love of wine! Held over three days, this qualification is popular with wine and spirit employees as well as the seriously interested, wine-loving consumer, giving students an excellent all-round knowledge of wine. WSET 2 has a rigorous curriculum that focuses on the key grape varieties and regions of the world, plus principle spirits styles. Train with the best, taste over three dozen of the world’s best wines while nestled in the setting of one of the world's premier food and wine festivals. This is high-level wine training with an exceptional teacher and amazing atmosphere, and a first-ever Whistler opportunity. WSET Level 1 is not a pre-requisite for WSET Level 2, although Level 1 is highly recommended, as is pre-reading the textbook prior to the course. Registration is required well in advance – deadline Sept 24th. Textbooks will be available for pick up in Vancouver and Whistler October 14th so students can prepare for their course. Registration fee includes the exam, all textbooks and study materials and attendees take home their own set of ISO certified glasses. Receive three Cornucopia educational seminars as our gift to you!

Registration Closes: Friday October 20th, 2017

Date: November 13th, 14th and 15th, 2017
Time: 9:30am - 5:00pm
Venue: Whistler Conference Center, 4010 Whistler Way, Whistler, BC
Level 2 Registration: $1250.50 (+GST) - Registration includes a free ticket to Crush Grand Tasting on Saturday November 11th (an added $89 value!)

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Thursday November 09, 2017
9:30AM - 5:00PM PDT
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