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    Distance Learning

    Distance Learning

    Earn the Italian Wine Scholar™ (IWS) post-nominal via the online, independent study format or enroll in the 15-week, instructor-led online format including live review webinars

    The Italian Wine Scholar™ online learning format includes for each unit:

    PLUS: 

    • A suggested schedule of study with learning objectives for each region
    • Live review webinars with acclaimed wine educators and IWS Education Director Maurizio Broggi (*instructor-led format only)
    • Online quizzes and learning games for self-evaluation
    • Downloadable maps of all Italian wine regions
    • Pronunciation exercises to boosts your credibility
    • A list of recommended wines to sample on your own or in a tasting group hosted by students enrolled in the online program

    Pricing for the online study formats:

    Independent study format:

    On-demand, start anytime

    Price: $595 per unit 

    UNIT 1 REGISTRATION  UNIT 2 REGISTRATION

    15-week instructor-led format:

    Unit 1: Next session starts January 20th 2020
    Unit 2: Next session starts June 29th 2020

    Price: $695 per unit

    UNIT 1 REGISTRATION  UNIT 2 REGISTRATION

    Note: Unit 1 & 2 can be taken in any order

    Disclaimer: WSG offers wine study courses that are targeted to both beginners and those more experienced in the wine industry. While WSG has received many accolades, awards, and testimonials, WSG is not an accredited institution or school. WSG does not guarantee or warrant that any employer or school will recognize WSG wine study courses. While WSG knows that it is a well-recognized institution within the multi-national wine community, it cannot guarantee anyone success in their profession or vocation.

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