WSET Level 1On the WSET Level 1 Award in Spirits Students will be introduced to styles, production methods and the service of spirits. The course includes the tasting of a wide range of spirit samples.

What level of knowledge will I need to start this course?

No prior knowledge is required as the course is designed to introduce spirits in an interactive, structured and concise manner. This course will suit a spirit enthusiast or those wishing to start their career in the spirit, mixology or hospitality business.

WSET Level 1 Award in Spirits Exam

This course is examined with a 45 minute question paper consisting of 30 multiple choice questions. The pass mark is 70% and the exam takes place in the last session of the course.

Day release           8.45 a.m. – 5.00 p.m.

Fee (2016/17 Academic Year) – £150

Includes study materials, samples, tuition, examination and provision of service equipment during the course. Study materials are issued at the start of the course. To see the next course dates for the WSET Level 1 Award in Spirits please refer to our Events page.

This qualification is accredited at Level 1 in the UK National Qualifications Framework.

Enjoy Discovering Wine also run WSET Level 1 Award in Wines  please click on the links to find out more.



3 thoughts on “WSET Level 1 Award in Spirits
  1. john mccheyne says:

    When are the WSET Courses in Spirits taking place ?

  2. Patsy Morgan says:

    Hello Erica
    Are there any places left for the WSET Level 1 Spirits for this Sunday? I am interested in attending
    Kindest regards

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