[Japanese] WSET Level 1 Award in Wines (8 Sep) | Fine Wines Pte Ltd

[Japanese] WSET Level 1 Award in Wines (8 Sep)

A beginner level introduction to wine suitable for those starting a wine career or pursuing an interest in wine.

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Learn the specific skills needed to identify the different styles of wine and enhance your senses to evaluate wine as well as the professionals. You will get into in depth study of the systematic approach which will equip you with the necessary skills through wine tasting as a sommelier.

By the end of this course you will be eloquent in the language of wine and have picked up key knowledge of food and wine pairing to further specify your culinary style and taste. 

Diversify your skills in a fast-growing economy through Level 1 WSET and add value to your sommelier career portfolio. This course is also a fun way to get up to speed on what wine is, how it differs by style and how to select good wines in Singapore.


Highly recommended for individuals with a strong interest in wine as well as for professionals kickstarting a sommelier career in hospitality or F&Bs by enriching service staff to confidently raise the profile of the company’s wines and enjoy increased revenue from every drop sold. 


Discover how to break through an unfamiliar or uncomfortable subject matter about wine. Our certified WSET wine educators will guide you through tasting techniques and the wine service process.

You will get insight into practices and issues in the wine industry and be able to discuss about wines from different regions. You will be evaluating and tasting eight different kinds of wines like a sommelier and identifying good or bad food & wine pairings.


•  Understanding key stages in viniculture

•  Identify the characteristics and styles of wines made from different grape varieties

•  Appreciate wines like a sommelier

•  Be able to properly store and serve wine

•  Read and understand different wine labels

•  Confidence to purchase good wines

• Excellent food-and-wine pairing techniques

•  Help you love and ultimately enjoy wine

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Successful students who have completed the WSET Level 1 Course will receive a certificate and a beautiful collar pin. The Perfect companion for your resume or your  “Wall Of Achievements”. Having a international recognized certificate is one greatest factor in moving up to higher positions.

How much you know about wines can directly or indirectly show how you present yourself and how you communicate with your bosses in the corporate world. Join the high society club with your new knowledge in wines.


Experience the utmost in comfort and luxury as you pursue your WSET certification with us. With state-of-the-art seminar room, stylish designer ambiance to fine handmade wine glasses, we offer a delightful break from the ordinary. 

Located at the central district of Singapore, we are just a walks away from Lavender MRT and Bendemeer MRT.


We are taught to read, write and count, why not smell? You can practice your sense of smell and explore the delights of wine tasting. 

Come try out our ultimate aroma tool - Le Nez Du Vin 54 Aromas Kit​ and develop your sense of smell to empowered you with a common vocabulary to describe, understand and better enjoy your wines.

“If you want to level up wine tasting skills and develop your palate…

WSET is the course for you!”


Many people struggle to understand wines. They get frustrated because they have many years wine experience and yet they still get disappointed with their wine purchase. Problem is, they don’t have the right foundations.

With this 1 day course, we will guide you through developing and implementing techniques for training both your palate and your memory for detecting wine aromas and flavours.

Anyone CAN Become a Wine Connoisseur or Sommelier!

Wine connoisseurs and sommeliers are not born, anyone can become a wine expert through training and practice!

We Can Help You Achieve Your Dream!

Course Duration: 
1 Day Course 
6 hours of class time followed by a 45-minute exam (30 multiple-choice questions)

Cost: $700

Early Bird Special:


Sign up before 5 Sep 2023 and get your BONUS start up wine kit.

 Bottle of Grand Cru Bordeaux Red Wine +

Leather Wine Carrier +

2 x $20 Wine Vouchers

Total Value: $200

(That’s like paying only $290 for this professional wine course!)

Take this opportunity to SUPERCHARGE your wine passion!

With over 3000+ satisfied students, you know our wine program works

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Who Are Our Wine Educators?

Teaching is not just a job for our wine educators — it is is our mission. It is a culture that is ingrained in our educators and upheld by our leadership team. Our hiring process looks for more than just experience and qualifications; it also considers a candidate’s passion for changing the world. All our educators are accredited and certified by the WSET.


Born inKashiwazaki-city, Niigata Japan, Daisuke Kawai moved to Tokyo after his high school graduation and started his first job in a café as a waiter. Soon after, he was offered a position at restaurant Eureka located in Imperial Hotel, Tokyo which is known for its high standards and emphasis on tradition.

In search for more knowledge abroad, Kawai moved to Sydney, Australia in 1999 and worked for a restaurant to gain more experience. Aftera year, he moved back to Tokyo but continued to travel and expose himself to different cultures, foods, and restaurant businesses across 42 different countries across the world.

In 2010, he moved to Singapore andworkedforthree-star Michelin restaurant Les Amis as Chef Sommelier and later at Lewin Terrace as the General Manager and Chief Sommelier where he honed his skills in the wine trade. By 2015, he was able to set up his own establishment, La Terre. Though many would assume thathiscareer originated from the wine industry, itwas throughhis time in the restaurant and service industry where he built the strong foundationfor his career. 

Currently, he is also an honoured guest judge for sommelier competitions and wine exhibitions in Singapore and around Asia. He also continues to participate in sommelier competitions and strives to be the best in the world one day.

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

Our tasting room is located at

114 Lavender Street, CT Hub 2, #06-06

(Please use Passenger Lift Lobby 4)

Singapore 338729

Click here for directions to our tasting room

If you’re unable to attend one of these classes due to an unexpected event, such as illness or last minute work commitments, you may reschedule your class 15 business days before the commencement of the class date you signed up for. Otherwise, there is a rescheduling fee of $120 (excluding GST). Please email us at wset@finewines.com.sg

We are currently not subsidised by any government aid.

Course materials will be given on the day of the course however you may wish to collect at our office located at 114 Lavender Street CT Hub 2 #02-60 (Lobby 2) from Monday to Saturday (10 am to 6.30 pm). Please email us at wset@finewines.com.sg with your full name and course date to arrange for a collection date/time.

Failing is not a word that we use here at Fine Wines SG. We will prepare you with mock exam and tips to ensure that you perform at your optimal level. If you do not pass your exam on the first attempt, you may take it again by purchasing a retake for $120 (excluding GST). We will require 15 working days advance notice to book the exam.

2 weeks before the commencement of the course date - an administration fee of $100 + GST will deducted for the refund. 5 business day to 1 week notice before the commencement of the course date - an administration fee of $200 + GST will deducted for the refund.  1- 3 days notice before the commencement of course date - an administration fee of 300 + GST will deducted for the refund.  Click here for more information

Fine Wines Pte Ltd, in accord with the WSET Policy for Candidates Requiring Reasonable Adjustments, recognises that candidates with disabilities should have the opportunity to gain access to and participate fully in education and training life. Click here for more information


The Wine & Spirit Education Trust, or WSET, was founded in London in 1969 and is regarded as one of the world’s leading providers of wine education.  Today, the WSET is the largest global provider of qualifications in the field of wines and spirits and teaches both the trade and consumers.  WSET LEVEL 1 Wine Course are currently available in 72 countries and in the 2021/2022 academic year 114,822 people registered to sit a WSET examination. Fine Wines Pte Ltd is an officially appointed WSET Programme provider and has gone thru undergone rigorous ratification procedures to ensure students receive wine and spirit education that is of the same high standard throughout the world. WSET LEVEL 1 Wine Course (Singapore) is a great way for anyone who works with wine, wants a career in the wine industry in Singapore or has a serious interest in the subject to deepen their knowledge.

For group or corporate enquiries, please call us at 63852438 or email us at wset@finewines.com.sg

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Date & Time
Friday September 08, 2023
10:0017:00 (Asia/Singapore)

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114 Lavender Street CT Hub 2
#06-06 (Lobby 4)
+65 6385 2438
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