Old Vines: Laying the Groundwork


No entry requirements – Anyone can sign up, no qualifications are required
Online self-paced – Work at your own pace
24 hours total time to complete – The entire learning experience should take approximately 24 hours
Assessment – Assessment occurs upon completion of the content
Certification – Upon successful completion of the course, you will receive a certificate of competency



The Introduction to Old Vines course is recommended for tasting room, restaurant, and sales staff to effectively communicate with visitors and guests about the category and old vine wines that you sell. On and Off Trade commercial teams can also benefit where old vine wines are represented and sold to assist with communicating the category’s commercial benefits. Wine appreciation, tasting groups, and educational establishments looking to learn more about the Old Vine Category, may also be interested in completing the course.