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WSET Level 1 Award in Sake ONLINE


A beginner level introduction to sake for those starting a career in the industry or pursuing an interest in sake.

For individuals new to the subject, this qualification offers a hands-on introduction to the world of sake. You’ll explore the main styles and types of sake through sight, smell and taste to develop an understanding of the key factors affecting flavours and aromas. Upon successful completion you will receive a WSET certificate and lapel pin.

What you’ll learn:

  • The basic principles of sake production

  • The main types and styles of sake

  • How to serve sake

  • Factors affecting the flavour of sake

  • How to describe sake using the WSET Level 1 Systematic Approach to Tasting Sake® (SAT)

Entry requirements:

There are no entry requirements for this qualification. You must be of legal drinking age in the country where you are attending the course to participate in any alcohol tasting. However, this is not a barrier to successfully completing the qualification.

Materials acces:

Students will retain access to the course materials for a year after the course concludes.

Application form: WSET Application form

Please download the application form, complete it and email it to

Price: 4 200Kč

Terms in 2024:

11.3 - 7.4.2024 (deadline for application form: 16.2.2024)

exam: 18.4.2024 (Brno) - if necessary the date may change

13.5 - 9.6.2024 (deadline for application form: 19.3.2024)

exam: 20.6.2024 (Brno) - if necessary the date may change

15.7 - 11.8.2024 (deadline for application form: 21.6.2024)

exam: 22.8.2024 (Brno) - if necessary the date may change

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