Introductory Sommelier Course - < R2250

Friday, 29 March, 2024
Roxan Waldeck     072 239 7075
Cape Town  

Calling all restaurant and tasting room Training and HR Managers, FOH teams and wine focused individuals.

Apeirogon Youth Development Academy is a knowledge transfer and wine skills training provider based in Cape Town. Applications for the Introductory Sommelier Course are now open. The course is examined and certified by the South African Sommeliers Association (SASA). 

Introductory Sommelier is an intense two-day course. By the end of the course, each participant would develop competency in wine theory basics; fundamentals of wine service etiquette; wine assessment; foundations of food and wine pairing; interacting with guests; wine regions and other beverages.

April dates:
Day 1 & 2: Monday 15th & Friday19th
Time: 9am - 4pm
SASA Exam: Monday 29 April

May dates:
Day 1 & 2: Monday 13th & Friday 17th
Time: 9am - 4pm
SASA Exam: Monday 27 May

To apply for this course, login or register on the SA Wine Learner Management System - South Africa Wine ( 

Courses are conducted wherever your team is based.

From Apeirogon, each participant receives a workbook to keep, all training materials and a Recognition of Completion Certificate.

From SASA, each participant receives Membership and upon passing the exam, an Introductory Sommelier pin and Certificate.

Give your team the skills they need to deliver professionally recognized wine service. 

Roxan Waldeck (10am - 4pm)
072 239 7075