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WSET® Level 1 Award in Spirits - Online

29 Apr to 26 May 2024 ⎮ Online Exam: 05 Jun 2024 at 6 pm

  • 275 Euro
  • WSET Online Learning

Freie Plätze


Registration deadline: 19 Apr 2024. Online exam: 05 June 2024 at 6 pm or consult us for a classroom exam date. This 4-week course is divided into 7 modules and delivered via WSET's Digital Classroom with a dedicated WSET Educator for this time. Each module has activities to help students understand the learning content. We highly recommend you log in to the course platform at least once a week and dedicate at least three hours weekly to cover the online activities. Regular access and participation in the activities are essential for this mode of study. In this introductory course to Spirits you will gain knowledge about: -The key steps for the production of spirits -The raw materials used in the production of various spirits -The key flavour characteristics of various spirits -The meaning of key labelling terms -How to taste and describe spirits using the WSET Level 1 Systematic Approach to Tasting® (SAT) -The techniques of adding flavour to spirits -How to store and serve spirits -What to consider when making a balanced cocktail -Products covered: Cognac, Rum, Brandy, Vodka, Tequila, Whisk(e)y, Flavoured Spirits and Aromatised Wines Upon successful completion, you will receive a WSET certificate and lapel pin. Please note: Samples are not included in the cost of this course. After enrolling for the course, you will get guidance on what styles to taste. What is included: Access to WSET's Digital Classroom for one year, an online tutor during the course time, one examination attempt (either online or in-person), a certificate and a lapel pin upon successful completion. Entry requirements: No formal qualifications are required. Candidates should be over 18 years of age. Basic computer literacy, internet navigation skills, and good English understanding. Technical Support: For the optimum experience of the Online Classroom, we recommend that you use a computer browser, namely Chrome or Firefox. The Online Classroom does not support. Examination: The exam has 30 multiple-choice questions to be answered in 45 minutes. A mark of 70% is required to pass. To sit your examination online*, you will need a computer or laptop (no tablet) and an additional smart device, such as a smartphone or tablet. *More information will be shared with you once you enroll. The examination date is provided above. If you wish to arrange a new date, please contact us via email: at least 2 weeks before the date.

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BOOKING CONDITIONS FOR WSET ONLINE COURSES: Upon booking with Grape Skills, students are immediately enrolled onto the WSET Learning Platform. This modality of course is non-refundable and cannot be rescheduled by Grape Skills. Students who are unable to attend the weekly lessons can still catch up and will have access to their learning platform for 12 months from the date of enrolment. Bookings made after the registration deadline will not be accepted. In this case we will offer the next available course date or refund the course fee. EXAMS In line with WSET guidelines, all WSET courses offered by Grape Skills include a one-off examination, whose date is linked to the course date. We can reschedule a new date until 15 days before the original exam day.



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