The Capital Wine School offers courses and tastings for every level of wine enthusiast or wine professional.  We offer classes for all major varietals and wine producing regions throughout the world.  Please check the calendar for upcoming classes and courses at Capital Wine School, and see the listings below for all of our wine tasting offerings over the next several months.

Beginner Classes

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These classes are designed to introduce and expose you to the different types and styles of wine. The emphasis is on learning grapes, regions, and countries. These classes are suitable for anyone and require no previous experience with wine.

Event Date Price
WSET Level 1 Award in Wines **ONLINE** Course
  • ONLINE/REMOTE EXAM *ALT*
    July 11, 2020
    2:30 pm - 3:15 pm
N/A Sold Out
WSET Level 1 Award in Wines **ONLINE** Course
  • ONLINE/REMOTE EXAM *ALT*
    July 11, 2020
    2:30 pm - 3:15 pm
N/A Sold Out
WSET Level I Award in Sake Online
  • REMOTE EXAM FOR POST JUNE 11 REGISTRANTS
    July 18, 2020
    10:00 am - 10:45 am
N/A Sold Out
WSET Level 1 Award in Wines **ONLINE** Course
  • Finish Date:
    July 27, 2020
    5:00 pm
  • ONLINE/REMOTE EXAM
    August 8, 2020
    2:30 pm - 3:15 pm
N/A Sold Out
WSET Level 1 Award in Wines **ONLINE** Course
  • Start Date:
    September 7, 2020
    8:00 am
  • Finish Date:
    October 4, 2020
    5:00 pm
  • ONLINE/REMOTE EXAM
    October 10, 2020
    10:00 am - 10:45 am
$275.00 (USD) Register
WSET Level 1 Award in Wines **ONLINE** Course
  • Start Date:
    November 9, 2020
    8:00 am
  • Finish Date:
    December 6, 2020
    5:00 pm
  • ONLINE/REMOTE EXAM
    December 12, 2020
    10:00 am - 10:45 am
$275.00 (USD) Register

Intermediate Classes

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These classes are designed to help you begin to understand the differences in wine resulting vineyard location, grape growing, and winemaking. While suitable for anyone, these classes will appeal to those looking to learn more about wine.

Event Date Price
Bastille Day Survey of French Classics and Rising Stars with Michael Franz Online
  • Zoom
    July 14, 2020
    6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
N/A Sold Out
Limestone Milestones: Summer’s Best from Sancerre, Chablis & Champagne with Michael Franz Online
  • Zoom
    August 15, 2020
    5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
$135.00 (USD) Register
Northeast Feast: Italian Treasures from Veneto, Friuli, Alto Adige & Marche
  • Zoom
    September 12, 2020
    5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
$85.00 (USD) Register

Advanced Classes

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These classes are more challenging and are designed for experienced tasters, wine buyers, and those who are preparing for exams such as the WSET Diploma, Master Sommelier, or Master of Wine exam.

Event Date Price
WSET Level 4 Diploma in Wines: Unit D1 Wine Production Intensive Online
  • WSET Diploma Unit D1 INT - Class #1
    August 1, 2020
    9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • WSET Diploma Unit D1 INT - Class #2
    August 2, 2020
    9:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • WSET Diploma Unit D1 INT - EXAMS
    August 8, 2020
    10:00 am - 11:30 am
  • WSET Diploma Unit D1 INT - EXAMS
    August 8, 2020
    12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
  • WSET Diploma Unit D1 INT - EXAMS
    August 8, 2020
    2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
$1,250.00 (USD) Register
WSET Level 4 Diploma in Wines Unit D3: Wines of the World
  • Virtual Practice Exam: Tasting
    August 15, 2020 - August 16, 2020
    2:30 pm
  • Virtual Practice Exam: Theory
    August 16, 2020
    11:00 am - 3:20 pm
  • Exam: Theory
    October 28, 2020
    11:00 am - 3:20 pm
  • Exam: Tasting
    October 29, 2020
    10:30 am - 2:30 pm
N/A Sold Out
WSET Level 4 Diploma in Wines Unit D2: Wine Business **ONLINE** Course
  • Start Date:
    August 17, 2020
    8:00 am
  • Finish Date:
    September 27, 2020
    5:00 pm
  • Feedback Test:
    September 20, 2020
    8:00 am
  • Unit D2 Exam Date:
    October 27, 2020
    11:30 am - 12:30 pm
$799.00 (USD) Register
WSET Level 4 Diploma in Wines Unit D4 (Sparkling Wines) **ONLINE** Course
  • Start Date:
    August 31, 2020
    8:00 am
  • Finish Date:
    October 4, 2020
    5:00 pm
  • Tasting Tutorial
    September 12, 2020
    9:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Feedback Test
    September 27, 2020
    8:00 am
  • Exam Date:
    October 27, 2020
    1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
$700.00 (USD) Register
WSET Level 4 Diploma in Wines: Unit D2 Wine Business Intensive
  • D2 EXAM
    October 27, 2020
    11:30 am - 12:30 pm
N/A Sold Out
WSET Level 4 Diploma in Wines Unit D2: Wine Business **ONLINE** Course
  • Unit D2 Exam Date:
    October 27, 2020
    11:30 am - 12:30 pm
N/A Sold Out
WSET Level 4 Diploma in Wines: Unit D4 Sparkling Wine Intensive
  • EXAM
    October 27, 2020
    1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
N/A Sold Out
WSET Level 4 Diploma in Wines Unit D4 (Sparkling Wines of the World ) **ONLINE** Course
  • Exam Date:
    October 27, 2020
    1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
N/A Sold Out
WSET Level 4 Diploma in Wines: Unit D5 Fortified Wine
  • EXAM
    October 27, 2020
    3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
N/A Sold Out
WSET Level 4 Diploma in Wines Unit D4 (Sparkling Wines) **ONLINE** Course
  • Start Date:
    November 9, 2020
    8:00 am
  • Finish Date:
    December 13, 2020
    5:00 pm
  • Tasting Tutorial
    December 5, 2020
    9:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Feedback Test
    December 6, 2020
    8:00 am
  • Exam Date:
    January 20, 2021
    1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
$700.00 (USD) Register
WSET Level 4 Diploma in Wines Unit D2: Wine Business **ONLINE** Course
  • Start Date:
    November 23, 2020
    8:00 am
  • Finish Date:
    January 10, 2021
    5:00 pm
  • Feedback Test:
    January 3, 2021
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Unit D2 Exam Date:
    January 20, 2021
    11:30 am - 12:30 pm
$799.00 (USD) Register