Level One Cheese Course: For Cheese Lovers & Industry Professionals
Join Franco Sessa, well-known international cheese Judge, accomplished cheese monger, lifestyle magazine contributor and editor, on a virtual guided tasting.
Franco will show you how, through the use of the structured tasting approach developed by the Academy of Cheese, your enjoyment of cheese will be elevated to the next level. Open to all, this is a fantastic opportunity to develop your cheese knowledge with cheese courses provided by The Grand Gourmand.
This Level One course is an introduction to the universe of cheese. You’ll learn the basics of cheese making, cheese aging, and cheese pairing. We’ll discuss the principles of cheese service and cheese tasting. You’ll get acquainted with the Make Post-Make classification model created by the Academy of Cheese. The course will consist of interactive live webinars spanning a total of 6 hours, with one session exclusively dedicated to cheese tasting.
Who’s it for?
It is perfect for anyone looking to advance their career in the cheese, dairy, or hospitality industries, or if you are an enthusiast and would like to improve your knowledge and understanding of cheese.
What’s included in the price?
For Level One, you get :
· Two x 3-hour-long (Sat-Sun) evening online webinars over the course of one week; sessions begin at 6pm (Auckland time)
· One of the webinars is dedicated to a tutored tasting of cheeses (the cheese set is included in the basic price and it will be delivered to your door)
· 12 months access to the Academy of Cheese Level One online Learning Road (in English), tasting study material.
· The Level One exam
Please note once the course is booked it is non-refundable. All bookings are final, however, if you are unable to attend you can reassign your booking to a new available date or to another person. We require 14 days’ notice prior to original booking date.
We reserve the right to cancel a course at short notice should events beyond our control make this unavoidable. Should this occur, delegates will be offered a place on our next available scheduled course or a full refund.