The package includes:
The SWS study manual, access to interactive e-learning modules, and review webinars for one year as well as registration for the SWS online exam-sit. Does not include the one-year membership subscription.
Next 15-week, online instructor-led session starting Fall 2020. Details & registration coming soon...
Detail of the package:
Spanish Wine Scholar study manual
- A full-color study manual on the wines of Spain
- The most current and comprehensive resource on the wines of Spain
- Manual doubles as a reference book for wine professionals
Professional instructor support with Rick Fisher, SWS Education Director
- A schedule of study with learning objectives for each region
- 10 live review webinars recorded for on-demand replay
- 16 interactive e-learning modules with loads of illustrations and videos
- Online quizzes and learning games for self-evaluation
- A list of recommended wines to sample on your own or in a tasting group organized by students enrolled in the online program
- Instructor Q&A forum for assistance as well as Student Community forums
- Downloadable maps
- Access to pronunciation exercise
- Study materials are available 24/7 and registration is for one full year
Registration for the SWS online exam-sit
- The exam is composed of 100 multiple-choice questions and must be completed in 60 minutes.
- The Spanish Wine Scholar credential will be conferred to those individuals who sit the exam and achieve a score of 75 or higher.
- Online exam candidates must have a computer (tablet not compatible), a good internet connection, a webcam and a microphone with speakers for proctoring purposes.
Important notice: Candidates cancelling less than 10 business days prior to their scheduled exam date or not showing up the day of will incur a $99 re-scheduling fee.
Recognizing the exceptional depth and accuracy of the program, Wines from Spain (ICEX - Spain's Trade & Investment Government Agency) has endorsed the program.