The Wine & Spirit Education Trust offers a varied range of courses with different levels to suit professionals as well as beginners.
Level 1 Award in Wines (QCF)
Perfect for people who want to learn more about wine, this 1 day course provides basic wine knowledge as well as food and wine matching.
Level 1 Award in Wine Service
A one day course providing an introduction to front line staff wishing to gain basic wine service skills.
Level 1 Award in Spirits (QCF)
This 1 day course introduces basic product knowledge as well as marketing and service skills around spirits. It's perfect for people who need preparation for a job in hospitality or spirit industry, as well as spirit lovers.
Level 2 Award in Wines and Spirits (QCF)
This course focuses on the study of the major grape varieties and how to taste wine professionally, giving an excellent all-round product knowledge.
Level 2 Award in Spirits (QCF)
This course is all about spirits and liqueurs, covering the history, production and styles of principal products.
Level 3 Award in Wines and Spirits (QCF)
Following the level 2, this course provides a more detailed analysis of wines and spirits and focuses on tasting techniques.
Level 4 Diploma in Wines and Spirits
This qualification is designed for people who are looking for senior positions in the wine and spirit industry. It aims to develop a specialist knowledge about the business as well as the product evaluation.