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WSET 2
Oct
1
6:00 PM18:00

WSET 2

The Wine & Spirit Education Trust (WSET) was founded in 1969 to provide high quality education & training in wines and spirits. Since then, WSET has grown into the foremost international body in the field of wines & spirits education, with a suite of sought-after qualifications.

Level 2 provides a deeper insight into the world of wine. This is the perfect course for those with some knowledge of wine but who need to fill in all the gaps. This course covers winemaking, grapegrowing and the major grape varieties of the world.

We are proud to offer these courses on behalf of WinePlus+
Details available on the website here.

WSET 2
Price
: $950.00
Instructor: Sharon McLean

Tuesdays
6-9:30pm

October 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
November 5

Course Format: 6 x 3.5 hour classes

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Sherry Professional Certification
Oct
30
6:00 PM18:00

Sherry Professional Certification

Cru Consultancy is proud to bring this exciting program to Canada.

Sharon McLean and Treve Ring are both Certified Sherry Educators, and long-time sherry fans. We are proud to deliver this Consejo Regulador developed course. Topics covered include the history, viticulture, vinification, and aging of sherry, along with the opportunity to taste all the diverse styles.

A written and tasting exam will take place at the last class. Successful candidates will receive a certificate from the Consejo Regulador, as well as ability to use the title "Sherry Professional".

Instructor: Sharon McLean
October30
November 6, 13
EXAM November 20

Price: $650 (includes the Big Book of Sherry from the Consejo Regulador)

To register, please email us at info@cruconsultancy.com

Course Prerequisites: No prerequisite required but WSET Level 3 Award recommended.
Textbooks: Manual provided
Material and Supplies: 6 ISO tasting glasses (not provided)

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WSET 1
Nov
4
6:00 PM18:00

WSET 1

The Level 1 Award in Wines is perfect for those new to wine, enthusiastic consumers or those just entering the wine business. It gives the confidence to deal with customers, talk about wine and store and serve wine. This course also provides an extensive tutorial on tasting like a professional and food and wine pairing, setting your palate up for life.

We are proud to offer these courses on behalf of WinePlus+. Details and registration available on the website here.

$399.00

MONDAY
6 - 9:30pm
November 4 & 18

Instructor: Daniel Stiefvater
 

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WSET 3
Nov
19
6:00 PM18:00

WSET 3

The Wine & Spirit Education Trust (WSET) was founded in 1969 to provide high quality education & training in wines and spirits. Since then, WSET has grown into the foremost international body in the field of wines & spirits education, with a suite of sought-after qualifications.

Level 3 provides an in-depth look at the world of wines and spirits. This course expands on the knowledge of the Level 2 Certificate giving a thorough understanding of the world of wine. It is ideal for those either looking to deeply expand their understanding of the world of wine and is essential for those looking to move into supervisory or management positions in the wine industry.

We are proud to administer WSET classes through WinePlus+.
Details & registration at www.wineplus.ca

WSET 3
Price: $1600
Instructor: Sharon McLean

TUESDAYS
6-9:30pm
November 19, 26
December 3, 10

2020
January 7, 14, 21, 28
Feb 4, 11, 18
Exam Feb 25

 

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WSET 1
Jan
6
6:00 PM18:00

WSET 1

The Level 1 Award in Wines is perfect for those new to wine, enthusiastic consumers or those just entering the wine business. It gives the confidence to deal with customers, talk about wine and store and serve wine. This course also provides an extensive tutorial on tasting like a professional and food and wine pairing, setting your palate up for life.

We are proud to offer these courses on behalf of WinePlus+. Details and registration available on the website here.

$399.00

MONDAY
6 - 9:30pm
January 6 & 20

Instructor: Daniel StiefvaterInstructor: Daniel Stiefvater
 

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WSET 2
Feb
24
6:00 PM18:00

WSET 2

The Wine & Spirit Education Trust (WSET) was founded in 1969 to provide high quality education & training in wines and spirits. Since then, WSET has grown into the foremost international body in the field of wines & spirits education, with a suite of sought-after qualifications.

Level 2 provides a deeper insight into the world of wine. This is the perfect course for those with some knowledge of wine but who need to fill in all the gaps. This course covers winemaking, grapegrowing and the major grape varieties of the world.

We are proud to offer these courses on behalf of WinePlus+
Details available on the website here.

WSET 2
Price
: $950.00
Instructor: Sharon McLean

Tuesdays
6-9:30pm

February 24
March 2, 9, 16, 23, 30

Course Format: 6 x 3.5 hour classes

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Italian Wine Scholar : Unit 1
Sep
11
6:00 PM18:00

Italian Wine Scholar : Unit 1

Cru Consultancy is proud to bring this exciting new program to Western Canada.


The Italian Wine Scholar is offered in conjunction with the Wine Scholar Guild and due to the depth and complexity of Italian wines, the program has been split into two courses: Unit 1 and Unit 2. This course is only Unit 1, which covers Northern Italy. Unit 2 covers Central and Southern Italy and will be offered in the second half of 2019.
 
This is an advanced program of study on a par with the detail required for the WSET Diploma for Italy and beyond what is covered in WSET level 3. The examination for each Unit will be a 100 question MC test with a 75 mark passing score. Candidates must pass both Unit 1 and Unit 2 in order to earn the title Italian Wine Scholar.
 
Italian Wine Scholar – Unit 1
Price: $850.00
Instructor: Sharon McLean

WEDNESDAYS
6-9pm

September 11, 18, 25
October 2, 9
EXAM Oct 23

To register, please email us at info@cruconsultancy.com.
 
Course Prerequisites: No prerequisite required but WSET Level 3 Award recommended.
Textbooks: Manual provided
Material and Supplies: 6 ISO tasting glasses (not provided)
Student Evaluation: The Unit 1 examination consists of a 100 question multiple choice paper. A score of 75% or higher is required to pass

 

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WSET 1
Sep
9
6:00 PM18:00

WSET 1

The Level 1 Award in Wines is perfect for those new to wine, enthusiastic consumers or those just entering the wine business. It gives the confidence to deal with customers, talk about wine and store and serve wine. This course also provides an extensive tutorial on tasting like a professional and food and wine pairing, setting your palate up for life.

We are proud to offer these courses on behalf of WinePlus+. Details and registration available on the website here.

$399.00

MONDAY
6 - 9:30pm
September 9 & 23

Instructor: Daniel Stiefvater
 

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Italian Wine Scholar : Unit 2
Apr
1
6:00 PM18:00

Italian Wine Scholar : Unit 2

Cru Consultancy is proud to bring this exciting new program to Western Canada.

The Italian Wine Scholar is offered in conjunction with the Wine Scholar Guild and due to the depth and complexity of Italian wines, the program has been split into two courses: Unit 1 and Unit 2. This course is only Unit 2, which covers Central and Southern Italy.
 
As with French Wine Scholar, this is an advanced program of study on a par with the detail required for the WSET Diploma for Italy and beyond what is covered in WSET level 3. The examination for each Unit will be a 100 question MC test with a 75 mark passing score. Candidates must pass both Unit 1 and Unit 2 in order to earn the title Italian Wine Scholar, but the units do not need to be taken in any sequence.
 
Italian Wine Scholar – Unit 2

Price: $850.00
Instructor: Sharon McLean, Director of Education for Vessel Liquor
Course Prerequisites: No prerequisite required but WSET Level 3 Award recommended.
Textbooks: Manual provided
Material and Supplies: 6 ISO tasting glasses (not provided)

Price: $850.00
Instructor: Sharon McLean

MONDAYS

April 1, 15 & 29
May 6 & 20
June 3 Exam


To register or for more information contact Sharon at info@cruconsultancy.com

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Champagne Master Level
Jan
21
9:00 AM09:00

Champagne Master Level

Cru Consultancy is proud to bring this exciting program to Canada.

Champagne captures the hearts, minds and palates of wine lovers around the world like no other wine. It is one of the strongest territorial wine brands in the world, and no wine specialist can consider their education complete without having in-depth knowledge of this fascinating region.

Cru Consultancy is excited to offer this special program in conjunction with the Wine Scholar Guild. Students will be enrolled in the Champagne Master Level online program and will have access to an exciting series of 16 webinars with leading Champagne experts. Back in the real world, students will attend four review sessions with tutored tastings of Champagnes carefully selected to illustrate the webinar themes. Come prepared to sip, savour and discuss the factors that make champagne the most unique and distinctive sparkling wine in the world.


WEBINAR series starts January 21, 2019
9:00 – 10:00 AM
See Wine Scholar Guild for more details of online course.

VICTORIA Tutored reviews and tastings start February, 3, 2019
10:00 - noon at Vessel Liquor Store

Instructor: Sharon McLean
February 3 & 17
March 3 & 17
Exam: Sunday, March 31, 10:00am

Price: $1,000 (includes both online registration and the in-person sessions)

To register, please email info@cruconsultancy.com

Course Prerequisites: No prerequisite required but WSET Level 3 Award recommended.
Textbooks: Manual provided
Material and Supplies: 6 ISO tasting glasses (not provided)

 

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WSET Level One
Jan
8
6:00 PM18:00

WSET Level One

The Wine & Spirit Education Trust (WSET) was founded in 1969 to provide high quality education & training in wines and spirits. Since then, WSET has grown into the foremost international body in the field of wines & spirits education, with a suite of sought-after qualifications. We administer WSET classes through WinePlus+. Details & registration at www.wineplus.ca.

$399.00

Tuesdays, January 8 and 22
6 - 9:30pm

Instructor: Daniel Stiefvater
 

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French Wine Scholar
Oct
9
6:00 PM18:00

French Wine Scholar

The French Wine Scholar program is a study and certification program providing current, accurate and indepth information on the wines and wine regions of France.

Developed and administrated by the French Wine Society with the support of the French Ministry of Agriculture, this program is aimed at advanced students of wine whether professionals or serious wine hobbyists.

Individuals who follow this in-depth curriculum and pass the exam, earn the French Wine Scholar (FWS) postnominal which may be incorporated into a professional signature

Tuesdays, October 9, 16, 23, 30, and November 6, 13, 20, 27, and December 4. 
Exam December 18
6-9pm
$1200.00
Course Prerequisites: No prerequisite required but WSET Level 3 Award recommended
Textbooks: Manual provided
Material and Supplies: 6 ISO tasting glasses (not provided)
Instructor: Sharon McLean, Director of Education for Vessel Liquor


To register, and for more details: info@cruconsultancy.com

 

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Italian Wine Scholar : Unit 1
Jan
7
6:00 PM18:00

Italian Wine Scholar : Unit 1

Cru Consultancy is proud to bring this exciting new program to Western Canada.


The Italian Wine Scholar is offered in conjunction with the Wine Scholar Guild and due to the depth and complexity of Italian wines, the program has been split into two courses: Unit 1 and Unit 2. This course is only Unit 1, which covers Northern Italy. Unit 2 covers Central and Southern Italy and will be offered in the second half of 2019.
 
This is an advanced program of study on a par with the detail required for the WSET Diploma for Italy and beyond what is covered in WSET level 3. The examination for each Unit will be a 100 question MC test with a 75 mark passing score. Candidates must pass both Unit 1 and Unit 2 in order to earn the title Italian Wine Scholar.
 
Italian Wine Scholar – Unit 1
Price: $850.00
Instructor: Sharon McLean

Price: $850.00
Instructor: Sharon McLean

MONDAYS

January 7 & 21
February 4 & 18
March 4
Exam March 18

To register, please email us at info@cruconsultancy.com.
 
Course Prerequisites: No prerequisite required but WSET Level 3 Award recommended.
Textbooks: Manual provided
Material and Supplies: 6 ISO tasting glasses (not provided)
Student Evaluation: The Unit 1 examination consists of a 100 question multiple choice paper. A score of 75% or higher is required to pass

 

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