Introduction to Oenology for the PYDA

Estimated cost: R501 - R1000
Field Of Study: Oenology
Department Name: Viticulture and Oenology


The Pinotage Youth Development Academy has been a Community Interaction partner of the Department of Viticulture and Oenology (DVO) since 2011.

We have supported them since their inception in facilitation as part of our departmental CI requirements, and have developed training material specifically for the Academy that is not available elsewhere in the wine industry. Some of the SAQA unit standards are available but are set at too low a level (all the participants have matric), or the unit standards do not exist.

Entry Requirement: Grade 12/Matric Certificate
Certificate Type: Competence
Duration: 12 months
Presentation Language: English
Contact Person Name: J Van Der Merwe
Contact Person Email:
Contact Person Phone: () 808 2749
Latest Year Offered: 2016