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Wine Courses in Los Angeles

Take a wine certification course, for business or pleasure at our multi-award winning wine school

Overview

Fine Vintage is a leading provider of wine education in North America, run by James Cluer, Master of Wine.

In Los Angeles we offer best-in-class certification courses from the Wine & Spirit Education Trust (WSET) as well as Fine Vintage specialization courses.

Below you will find our course schedule, pricing, and full course descriptions. Enrollment takes less than 2 minutes. Required by the trade, desired by the enthusiast, get excited and register for your wine course today.

TERMS: Full payment is charged at the time of registration. Your payment is non-refundable but you can transfer it once to another person or to a future course of the same type, if you contact us 14 days or more before the start date. In the rare event Fine Vintage has to cancel a course you will receive a 100% refund.

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Location

Sofitel Los Angeles at Beverly Hills
The wine courses are run at the Sofitel Los Angeles at Beverly Hills, located at the crossroads of Beverly Hills and West Hollywood. The address is 8555 Beverly Boulevard, near the intersection of Beverly Boulevard and La Cienega Boulevard. See map.

Instructors

Our wine classes are instructed by industry-leading professionals including James Cluer MW, Amy Christine MW, and Byanca Godwin. We are renown for our outstanding wine tastings, exceptional instruction and high pass rates. Meet your instructors.

WSET Courses

The WSET courses are the gold standard in professional wine education.
The Level 1 is the perfect place to start.

Who is this course for?
WSET Level 1 courses are perfect for the beginner and those with a basic knowledge.
No Prerequisites
WSET Certification
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1 day course
Date: Saturday, October 23, 2021
Time: 9:30am-5:30pm
Instructor: Amy Christine MW
Price: $395.00
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1 day course
Date: Saturday, January 22, 2022
Time: 9:30am-5:30pm
Instructor: Amy Christine MW
Price: $395.00
1 day course
Date: Saturday, April 23, 2022
Time: 9:30am-5:30pm
Instructor: Amy Christine MW
Price: $395.00
1 day course
Date: Saturday, July 23, 2022
Time: 9:30am-5:30pm
Instructor: Amy Christine MW
Price: $395.00
1 day course
Date: Saturday, November 19, 2022
Time: 9:30am-5:30pm
Instructor: Amy Christine MW
Price: $395.00

Specialty Courses

by Fine Vintage

We offer a range of outstanding specialization courses so you can develop expertise in an area of particular interest. All of these award internationally recognized Fine Vintage certificates.

Who is this course for?
Learn about the dynamic Canadian industry. Become a certified Pro.
No Prerequisites
Fine Vintage Certification
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This course is not currently available. Please contact us for information.

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Online Courses

by Fine Vintage

The prestigious Fine Vintage Online certification courses are internationally renown, and can be entirely completed from the comfort of your home or office. Don’t let time or distance stand in your way.

Who is this course for?
Ideal for beginners and those with a basic knowledge of wine.
No Prerequisites
Fine Vintage Certification
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Online
Price: $99.00

Instructors

Location

The wine courses are run at the Sofitel Los Angeles at Beverly Hills, located at the crossroads of Beverly Hills and West Hollywood. The address is 8555 Beverly Boulevard, near the intersection of Beverly Boulevard and La Cienega Boulevard. View larger map.

Tasting Glasses

When you come to our WSET Level 1 course we give you a beautiful set of 6 professional tasting glasses and a carry bag, included in the course fee. These are yours to keep forever. 

When you attend other courses we offer please bring your own tasting glasses back to use at the class.

If you need to get more glasses before a new course then you can purchase more for $45 a set.

If you do not start with the WSET Level 1 course then you need to purchase a set for $45 when you register.

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Testimonials

WSET Level 1

When I decided to begin my wine education journey Fine Vintage Ltd. was my first choice. James Cluer MW and his team provided a first class experience which propelled my love and curiosity for wine into a lifetime quest to further my knowledge. I would highly recommend the WSET Level 1 course with Fine Vintage to any student who desires to learn from outstanding teachers who inspire you with their wealth of knowledge while exposing you to a benchmark selection of quality wines.


BYANCA GODWIN – LOS ANGELES

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