Wine & Spirit Education Trust (WSET®)

The Wine & Spirit Education Trust WSET® is the world’s leading provider of qualifications in wines, spirits and sake. Established in 1969 for the UK wine trade, WSET has since grown to become the global industry leader and international standard in wine and spirit education. Journey through the world’s finest wines and spirits as you acquire in-depth knowledge on the making, tasting and serving of these premium beverages. We are here to proudly offer this internationally recognised WSET certificate. Taylor’s University also provides hospitality professionals and wine enthusiasts the opportunity to learn from WSET UK-certified professional wine trainers. The WSET Level III course involves wine tasting of up to 60 varieties to ensure participants gain the authority and confidence needed to make informed decisions in any wine related situations.

WSET Level 1 Award in Wines

A beginner-level introduction to wine, suitable for those starting a wine career or pursuing an interest in wine. For individuals new to wine study, this qualification 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. Upon successful completion you will receive a WSET certificate and lapel pin.


WSET Level 2 Award in Wines

WSET's Level 2 Award in Wines is a beginner- to intermediate-level qualification exploring wines, suitable for industry professionals and wine enthusiasts. This qualification is intended for beginners wishing to learn about a wide range of wines or those seeking to build on the introductory knowledge gained with the WSET Level 1 Award in Wines. You’ll gain knowledge of the principal and regionally important grape varieties of the world, the regions in which they are grown, and the styles of wine they produce. Through a combination of tasting and theory, you’ll explore the factors that impact style and quality and learn how to describe these wines with confidence.

WSET Level 3 Award in Wines

An advanced-level qualification for professionals working in the wine industry and for wine enthusiasts. For individuals seeking to delve deeper into the world of wines, this qualification provides a detailed understanding of grape-growing and wine-making. Upon completion you will be able to assess wines accurately and use your understanding to confidently explain wine style and quality. Upon successful completion you will receive a WSET certificate and lapel pin and will be able to use the associated WSET-certified logo.


Meet The Trainer

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Dr. Joaquim Dias Soeiro

Head of School, School of Hospitality, Tourism and Events Faculty of Social Sciences and Leisure Management, Taylor’s University

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Reuben Suresh Arthur

Senior Lecturer, Taylor’s Culinary Institure Faculty of Social Sciences and Leisure Management, Taylor’s University

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Upcoming Courses

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27 MAY 2021

09 JUL 2021

06 DEC 2021

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07 - 09 APR 2021

16 - 18 AUG 2021

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29 Nov - 3 Dec 2021