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WSET Level 1 Award in Spirits & Exam - online

WSET Level 1 Award in Spirits & Exam - online

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3 sessions from 6pm to 8pm

Event Description

You will gain a deeper understanding of Distillation, Vodka, Whisky, Gin, Liqueur, Cognac, Tequila and Rum and how they are made, how to market and serve them and how to taste like a professional!

What the course includes:-
3 Interactive Live sessions with a WSET Educator via Zoom
Access to recorded sessions if you miss one.
Course Resource Book
Online Spirits exam - 30 question multiple choice.

The exam is taken online, at a date and time of your choosing. Please be aware we need 15 working days’ notice to book your exam.

Successful students will receive a WSET Level 1 Award in Spirits certificate and lapel pin.

We recommend that you purchase up to 8 spirits (available from to support the course learning. This is recommended but not compulsory.

Programme dates:
Session 1 Tuesday 8th June 6pm - 8.00pm
Session 2 Tuesday 15th June 6pm - 7.30pm
Session 3 Tuesday 22nd June 6pm - 7.30pm

Programme outline:
The main categories of spirits
Learn all about Whisky, Gin, Rum, Cognac, Tequila, Vodka and Liqueurs! How are they made? Why are some so much more expensive than others?
Process of distillation
Factors affecting the flavour of spirit
The WSET Level 1 Systematic Approach to Tasting Spirits
Service and sales of spirits

To gain the knowledge students need to successfully pass a multiple choice paper of 30 questions
To view the course specification click here
To register for this course please book by 1st June. To book after this date please contact the wine school before booking to ensure we can accommodate you.

Special Educational Needs:

Please make the school aware if you have a condition which may mean that you will qualify for additional help during the exam such as dyslexia.

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