WSET Approved Programme Provider

Wine & Spirit Education Trust

The Wine & Spirit Education Trust is the world’s leading provider of qualifications in wines and spirits. Established in the UK in 1969, WSET’s qualifications are now recognised as the international standard by both the industry and enthusiasts. Since 1969 over half a million students have chosen to take a WSET qualification.  

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If you're keen to study for a WSET qualification but can't commit to a classroom-based course then there's now another option. Wine Confidence offers the Level 1 Award in Wines via Online learning and the Level 2 as Distance Learning.

Study at your own pace

WSET® Level 1 Award in Wines

Taste some fantastic wines and gain a globally-recognised wine qualification all in one day!  A hands-on introduction to the world of wine, essential study for those embarking on a career in the hospitality industry or for wine fans looking to further an interest.  You’ll explore the main types and styles of wine through sight, smell and taste and gain skills to make food & wine pairings.

No previous wine study necessary.

WSET® Level 2 Award in Wines

Perfect for wine enthusiasts or for those in the trade looking for a core understanding of wines. This world-class qualification explores the major grape varieties and important wine regions in which they are grown.  You'll learn about the styles of wines produced from these grapes as well as key classifications and labelling terminology.

No previous wine study necessary. 

Next course dates... are currently tbc. Several other Programme Providers are offering very high quality video-based courses and the WSET School in London has a variety of options if you're looking to become WSET qualified in 2023.