Organic Wine Club is an Approved Programme Provider for WSET. Wine and Spirit Education Trust provides globally recognised education and qualifications in wines, spirits and sake, for professionals and enthusiasts.
beginner level course suitable for those starting a wine career or pursuing an interest in wine.
It is designed for everyone who is new to wine, and provides a hands-on introduction to the world of wine. You’ll explore the main types and styles of wine through sight, smell, and taste, while also gaining the basic skills to describe wines accurately, and make food and wine pairings. You will also taste 6 main styles of still wines.
This course is being taught in our private classroom in one day (6 hours) from 10 am and finishing at 4pm with a closed book examination (multiple choice questions). Successful pass will mean you will be awarded with Level 1 Certificate and a lapel pin.
Price: £140, which includes study materials, tasting samples, exam and certificate.
Next courses: 09 April 2017, 02 May 2017, 11 June 2017, 04 July 2017, 06 August 2017 (please note that registration closes 10 working days prior)
For more information please contact us by email, phone and we recommend to browse Level 1 course specification for more details.
beginner to intermediate level course to explore wines and spirits. It is designed for individuals seeking a core understanding of wines, this 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. A basic overview of the key categories of spirits and liqueurs will also be provided.
This course is taught in classroom for 16 hours (three sessions: 6, 6 and 4 hours each, from 10 am to 4 pm) or via distance learning with our Skype, email and phone support. Please note that the exam cannot be taken online, candidates are required to attend it on our premises.
Level 2 exam is a closed book examination (multiple choice questions). Successful pass will mean you will be awarded with Level 2 Certificate and a lapel pin.
Price for in class course: £360, which includes study pack, tasting samples of wines studied in the course, exam and certificate.
Next on-site Level 2 courses: 9-11 May 2017 (please note that registration closes 10 working days prior).
Price for distance learning course: £225, which includes study pack, at least 4 hours of guidance via Skype, phone or email; exam and certificate. Please allow at least 18 hours of study to go through the materials before the exam.Next distance learning Level 2 courses: 11-13 April 2017 (exam on the 13th April). 9-11 May (exam on the 11th May), 13-15 June 2017 (exam on the 15th June), 11-13 July 2017 (exam on the 13th July), 8-10 August 2017 (exam on the 10th August 2017) (please note that registration closes 10 working days prior)
For more information please contact us by email or phone and we also recommend to browse Level 2 course specification for more details.
5* testimonial from our student: "I am glad to have taken part on the WSET course with Organic Wine Club, the course has been conducted exceptionally and the engagement by Dimitri and the Organic Wine Club team is second to none, I would recommend to anyone with interest and passion for wines looking to expand their knowledge and gaining an accredited WSET certification to join this fun, interactive and outstanding course! Many thanks Dimitri and Team." Moises Almenara from Cordoniu Raventos
Please note that we close bookings 10 working days prior to the commencement of the course, please book early to avoid disappointment. No refunds can be made after you're registered for the wine course.
Our classroom is limited to 8 persons only for a comfortable and personalised learning experience. There are no entry requirements for either Level 1 or Level 2 WSET Awards, re-sits for the exams are also available at 50% course cost.