WSET (Wine & Spirit Education Trust) is an organization based in London and spread throughout the world that has managed to become the international reference in wine learning. Its programs can be attended for both professionals and amateurs since they start at the beginners’ level 1 to level 4 or Diploma — i. e. the highest degree in the learning of wine professionals and a gateway to the prestigious Master of Wine.
WSET courses main features are:
- Either an amateur or someone with professional learning can access WSET.
- They are geared toward an international approach to wine, with an objective and practical view, avoiding sophistication and personal opinions.
- Semi-distance learning. After enrollment, students receive by mail the learning materials needed in advance at the beginning of the classroom course.
- Students must pass a test to obtain the corresponding qualification that will be corrected by WSET in London. Once passed, the student will receive the corresponding certificate.