Tourism and Hospitality

Short Course Wine Appreciation Class

‘Around Tasmania in a bottle’

Participants will learn to taste and evaluate Tasmanian Wine under the guidance of Phil Laing, with wine industry guests, including wine makers and vineyard owners.

You will receive theoretical knowledge of wine styles and varieties of local wine regions underpinned by a unique selection of wines.

This is a unique opportunity to evaluate 6 – 8 wines per session with the inclusion of some rare, special and aged wines. Tasmania’s sub regions will also be under the spotlight and include sessions on Tasmanian Shiraz and Tasmanian Pinot Noir Terroir.

Location, dates and times

Drysdale Campus – Hobart

  • Course Dates:  To be advised
  • Venue:  Drysdale Campus, 59 Collins Street, Hobart
  • Course will run dependent on numbers (minimum number is 12)
  • Contact us on 1300 655 307 to express your interest

Recognition of Prior Learning

It makes sense that you should be recognised for the things you already know how to do. TasTAFE can assess your skills and knowledge based on your previous education, work history or life experience. This may help you gain your qualification a whole lot faster.

For further details please refer to our Recognition of Prior Learning page.

Fees and Payments

2019:  $310 per participant.  A concession rate is not available for this course.


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