WSET Level 4, Wine Production, D1
Please note: IWC’s in-person classes are suspended due to Coronavirus mandates within New York City. Our classes will resume as soon as feasible. Please consider taking an online program offered directly by WSET. We also hope to offer IWC-run online classes [soon] [as soon as NYSED regulations permit us.
This 8-evening course digs deep into grape-growing and wine-making techniques as a foundation for subsequent Level 4 studies. Students will develop a professional-level understanding of the vineyard and winery.
Course registration deadline is April 6, 2020
Registration Deadline: April 6, 2020
- At least 21 years of age AND
- A passing grade in the WSET Level 3 Advanced Course in Wines, or WSET Level 3 Advanced Course in Wines & Spirits
Complete Enrollment Agreement
- Select and complete the corresponding Enrollment Agreement for your course – Sign three times on second page.
- This must be completed. You will need to upload it during the registration process.
Registration Fee: $68.00
Study Kit: $303.90
Discounted fees are available to Teaching Assistants. These positions are limited in number and are granted at the discretion of International Wine Center.
Exam Date & Time
Time: 6:00PM – 7:30PM
Format: Written open-response questions – 90 minutes
Opt-Out Date: TBD
Detailed Course Schedule
Date:Thursday, April 16, 2020
Tasting technique - White wines
Date:Thursday, April 23, 2020
Topic:Tasting technique - Red wines
Date:Thursday, April 30, 2020
Topic:Natural factors in the vineyard
Date:Thursday, May 7, 2020
Topic:Grape-growing options and how they influence style, quality and price of wines
Date:Thursday, May 14, 2020
Topic:General winemaking options
Date:Thursday, May 21, 2020
Topic:White winemaking options
Date:Thursday, May 28, 2020
Topic:Red and rosé winemaking options
Date:Thursday, June 4, 2020
Topic:Mock examination with debriefing
Date:Thursday, June 11, 2020
Topic:D1 Exam - 6:00PM - 7:30PM
Online Study materials: WSET Level 4, Wine Production, D1 (200 pages)
Refund Policy & Student Disclosure
Please download the Student Disclosure document from the link below. This is an official document for all students registered in Private Career Schools licensed by the NYS Department of Education.
If your study plans are suddenly interrupted, you may seek a refund. When withdrawing from a class, please be aware that you must submit a written notice of withdrawal from the registered class and a written request for a refund. More details can be found by clicking the Refund Policy link.Student DisclosureIWC Catalog