WSET Level 1 Spirits

WSET Level 1 Spirits

This is a great introductory course for those looking to pursue a career in the drinks business or for the spirits enthusiast who would like to learn more in a structured way. There are no pre-requisites to take this course.  WSET Level 1 Award in Spirits has full accreditation from OfQual as part of the UK Government’s Qualifications & Credits Framework as a Level 1 Vocational Qualification.

No previous experience of Spirit Tasting is necessary to register on this course


  • Spirit tasting: Tasting and describe spirits using the WSET L1 systematic approach to spirit tasting
  • Spirit Service: Learn the different serves for spirits and what types of spirits are suited to each serve
  • Spirit marketing: Learn common ideas in the marketing of spirits
  • Spirit production: Learn what spirits are made from and how they are made
  • Categories and styles of spirit: Learn about the main categories and different styles within each category. Including: Vodka, Rum, Tequila, Whisky, Gin, Cognac, Liqueurs
  • Number of spirits tasted: 9+ spirits will be tasted as part of the course
  • Social responsibility: A guide to sensible drinking
  • Duration of course: 1 day including examination
  • Examination: Multiple choice paper of 30 questions to be completed in 45 minutes. A mark of 70% required to pass
  • Certification: All students who pass will receive a certificate suitable for framing and label pin.

The course fee of £160 includes

  • Course study guide
  • 9+ spirits to taste
  • Full day of tutor-led activities
  • Professional WSET tuition by WSET Certified Tutor
  • Exam & all related examination fees
  • Internationally-recognised WSET qualification certificate and pin for those who pass

VAT Receipt: Available on request- simply email us after your purchase.

 Venue: The Wellington,2nd Floor, Birmingham, B2 5SN. Please note, you will need to climb 2 flights of stairs.


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Course Date/Time: Sun 12th Jan 2020 at 10:30am

Duration: 1 day

Venue: The Wellington,2nd Floor, Bennetts Hill, Birmingham, B2 5SN


The Wellington
2nd Floor
Bennetts Hill
B2 5SN

Event Price: £160.00







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