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Wine & Spirit Education Trust Level 3 Award in Wines - 5 days or 14 evenings
The WSET Level 3 qualification is open to students who hold the WSET Level 2 Award or can demonstrate the equivalent level of knowledge. It is also prerequisite for candidates planning to study for the WSET Level 4 Diploma.
This course is intended to provide in-depth knowledge of a wide range of wines and spirits. It focuses on factors that influence the style, quality and price of wines and spirits from major wine regions of the world. The Wine Parlour's WSET Level 3 courses in London are supported by an online classroom for the duration of the course. You will taste 60 to 70 wines and six spirits and develop analytical tasting skills to a high level of competency using our systematic approach to tasting.
The course fee covers:-
- Tasting of between 60 and 70 wines over the course
- A lunch (for full day courses) or small selection (for evening courses) of cheese and charcuterie
- WSET study pack
- Examination fees
- Course led by a WSET qualified tutor
- Internationally recognised WSET qualification certificate
The award also requires approximately 55 hours of private study which you will be advised by your tutor. Some of this may be done before the start of the course.
The WSET Level 3 Award examination comprises of two parts. A a combined theory paper consisting of a 50 question multiple-choice section and a five question short answer written section; and a blind tasting of two wines. A mark of 55% is required in all sections to pass with the exam taking place in the last session of each course
Courses cost £685 and are run over 5 Saturdays, 5 consecutive days or 14 Monday evenings.
A deposit and pay by installment plan is also available, please contact us to discuss this.