Who is this training for ?
This advanced wine course is ideal for professionals working in the wine industry as well as serious wine enthusiasts.
How does it work ?
Your training : 9 weeks of training online
Your exam : your exam can be only be taken in person (Paris or Marseille)
Dates below correspond to your course.
For each session will we offer a 12 months planning for exam dates so you can choose which one fits best depending on your progress and personal studies.
Registrations will close 10 working days before the start of a session.
What’s covered ?
- The key factors in the production of wine: location, grape growing, winemaking, maturation and bottling
- The key characteristics of the principal:
- still wines of the world
- sparkling wines of the world
- fortified wines of the world
- How to apply your understanding to make authoritative recommendations
- How to taste wines and evaluate quality, identity and price, using the WSET Level 3 Systematic Approach to Tasting Wine® (SAT)
For Unit 1, you will need to answer 50 multiple choice questions and four short-answer questions in 2 hours.
For Unit 2, you will perform a blind tasting of two wines and be asked to describe the wines and analyze their quality in 30 minutes. To graduate, you must answer 55% of the questions correctly in each unit.
You will receive your result by email about 8 weeks after your exam date. Your certificate will then be mailed to you.
You can retake one or both of the units if you did not pass for a fee of 100 euros for each unit. Our students have a pass rate of 100% for the theory unit and 100% for the tasting unit for Level 3.
Pre-requisite and accessibility
You must be 18 years old to register.
Having obtained the WSET 2 Award in Wines or being able to prove an equivalent level of knowledge is strongly suggested in order to succeed in this training. Excellent comprehension and writing in the selected language are also encouraged to follow the training.
Our trainings are accessible to disabled persons. If you have a disability or require special adaptations that fall within our scope of action, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. We will study together the best possible solution.
By registering you acknowledge having read and accepted our general conditions of sale and internal rules.
Participants rated their overall satisfaction at 4.8/5