Wine & Spirit Education Trust (WSET)

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Build a world of knowledge with WSET.

If you’re working in the drinks industry, or you’re a discerning drinker who wants to know more about the endlessly fascinating world of wines, spirits and sakes, WSET offers the most comprehensive and respected courses available.


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About WSET


WSET (The Wine & Spirit Education Trust) is the world's leading provider of wine and spirit education. For over 45 years we've been educating the industry's experts and enthusiasts alike. An independent and not-for-profit organisation, we pride ourselves on providing impartial, expertly designed, practical qualifications that are globally recognised.

Since 1969 over 500,000 individuals have chosen to complete a WSET qualification.

WSET is the only wine and spirit education body approved by Ofqual - the UK government's Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulator.

WSET qualifications


There are currently eight WSET qualifications available across four levels, from one-day Level 1 beginner courses through to a specialist Level 4 Diploma. Most study takes place in a classroom, however online learning is also available for many of our qualifications.

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Spirits
WSET Level 1 Award in Spirits
WSET Level 2 Award in Spirits

Wines & Spirits
WSET Level 1 Award in Wines
WSET Level 1 Award in Wine Service
WSET Level 2 Award in Wines and Spirits
WSET Level 3 Award in Wines and Spirits
WSET Level 4 Award Diploma in Wines and Spirits

Sake
WSET Level 3 Award in Sake

Find your nearest WSET course provider


If you want to start learning more about wines, spirits or sake, you can enrol in a WSET course with one of over 475 course providers located in 66 countries. WSET qualifications are also available in 19 languages. Visit the WSET website to see which courses are available near you.

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