Passport 1
Viticulture and oenology

Understanding viticultural methods and oenological protocols

In Passport 1, you will learn the fundamentals of viticulture and oenology:  the vine, the soils, the terroirs, the 40 most planted grape varieties – white and red – in the world, the winemaking methods as well as the breeding wines.

Receive a tasting box of 5 wines: 100% single grape variety.

Training Program

Themes covered throughout the Passport 1 training :


Soils and terroirs

White grape varieties

Red grape varieties

Fruits and grape varieties

The composition of a wine

Vinification of white wines

Vinification of red and rosé wines

Vinification of sweet and fortified white wines

Vinification of sparkling wines

Wine and wood

For more information on Wine and Spirits Passports,

Request the documentation.

985 € TTC*

Prerequisite : Be 18 years old.
Training details:

10 weeks

*Includes the tasting box

5 wines


BC01-01 (Search and select wines and spirits).

What you will receive following your registration

Following your registration, you will receive:

Access to our learning platform. By creating an account. You will receive an access link.

A tasting box, to be used at home, illustrating the course. 

What does the Passport 1 exam consist of?

Passport 1 candidates are assessed throughout the training. In order to complete your certification, you will need to provide correct answers to 80% of the questions asked thoughout the training. 

At the end of your course, you will have a final test. To obtain your certification, you must at least score 50% on the final. 

Here are some examples of exam questions that will help you validate
BC01-01 certification (research and select wines and spirits):

a. The Loire Valley
b. Alsace
c. Bordeaux
d. The Rhône Valley

a. Porto
b. Xeres
c. Marsala
d. Madere
e. Musacat de Samos
f. Mayrodaphne de Patras
g. Montilla-Moriles
h. Commandaria


1 Portugal
2 Espagne
3 Italie
4 Grèce
5 Chypre


Passport 1 registration price : Viticulture and oenology

985 euros (Including tax & tasting box of 5 wines)

Our other courses

Passport 2

French and Foreign wine regions & Wine and Food Pairing

Passport 3

Spirits and Derived Products (Mixology)

Passport 4

Managing a Cellar