WSET® qualifications are recognised worldwide as the international standard in wine and spirits education.
The Wine & Spirit Education Trust (WSET®) was founded in London in 1969 to provide high-quality education and training in wines and spirits for trade professionals. Since then, WSET® has grown into an international body in the field of wines and spirits education, with a range of sought-after qualifications for both professionals and enthusiasts. The wine qualifications build comprehensive product knowledge and tasting skills and cover the relevant wines and wine regions of the world.
WSET® works through a network of Approved Programme Providers around the world. Grape Skills, as an official program provider, constantly undergoes a rigorous monitoring process to ensure we meet the high standards, both to teach and administer examinations in accordance with WSET® policy.
Grape Skills, as a WSET® Approved Programme Provider, offers students the opportunity to study the following qualifications in English and German languages:
Grape Skills also offer students to participate in the following online qualifications, which are held in the English language:
WSET® offers courses in over 70 countries and more than 15 languages
Courses and materials are updated regularly to keep pace with change in the industry. Exams are independently marked in London by WSET® Awards, who in turn issue certificates to successful candidates.
WSET®, the world’s foremost source of wine education, offers internationally recognised wine qualifications for wine professionals and enthusiasts. Students benefit from a truly global view of the wine world. In addition, the WSET® approach to wine tasting develops student’s abilities beyond that of competent note-takers; critical ability across the world of wine is a fundamental skill in our industry.
WSET® certifications are ideal for:
Developing your career in the wine and spirits industry.
Wine enthusiasts who wish to feel more confident about their buying choices.
Providing industry employees with the skills necessary to make wine and spirit recommendations to customers.
Learning a systematic way of tasting wine that lets you professionally assess wines for quality and price.
Preparing candidates for the rigorous Master of Wine program.
Advantage of the WSET® Training
Our courses are designed by professionals and developed specifically for the industry.
Trusted and recognised worldwide
Accredited by the British government (Ofqual)
Development of the tasting technique with the WSET Systematic Approach to Tasting® (SAT)
International focus and curriculum
This course will help your employees to broaden their horizons and knowledge, which will increase their self-confidence and give them the feeling of being a valuable part of the company.