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    How do I take the Master Level course for the Trip?

    90 days prior to a trip start date, participants who have reserved a place on the Trip and paid their final balance will receive in the mail from the Wine Scholar Guild a Master-level study manual for the region you will be visiting and studying.

    The Wine Scholar Guild will also email you with all the information you’ll need to access the Master-level online study program.

    Once back from the trip, you have one year to take the online exam. When ready, please contact 4 weeks in advance This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to schedule your online exam.

    Wine Scholar™ programs

    Our Wine Scholar™ study and certification courses offer students of wine the opportunity to specialize in the wines of France, Italy and Spain.

    Available study options:
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    Regional Master-Level programs

    The Master-Level programs are wine industry-endorsed wine study programs for trade and advanced students of wine. Candidates can earn Master-Level certificates for accruing expertise in each of the wine regions of France including:

    Coming up in 2020: Piemonte Master-Level.

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    Maintain and expand your knowledge on the world of wine and French wine in particular.

     
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    Learn from Masters of Wine, Master Sommeliers, award-winning journalists and regional experts.

     
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    Upcoming Wine Study Tours

    • Piedmont

      May 17 - May 22, 2020
    • Bourgogne

      May 24 - May 29, 2020

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    • Alsace

      Jun 07 - Jun 12, 2020
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      Jun 21 - Jun 26, 2020
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      Jun 23 - Jun 27, 2020
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      Oct 04 - Oct 09, 2020
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      Oct 11 - Oct 16, 2020

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      Oct 18 - Oct 23, 2020

      SOLD-OUT

    • Languedoc-Roussillon

      Oct 25 - Oct 30, 2020

     

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