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WSET Wine Courses - Level 1, Level 2 & Level 3 in London

ThirtyFifty offer the WSET Level 1 as a one day course on Saturdays or Mondays in London and the WSET Level 2 course on three consecutive Saturdays or Mondays in London and the WSET Level 3 over 5 Saturdays or Mondays. WSET courses are the backbone of the wine industry in the UK and a must for anybody considering joining it. They provide a structured and progressive set of courses that are nationally and internationally recognised.

You'll meet like-minded wine drinkers and learn in a small group of up to 15 people, so you can attend either by yourself or invite a friend or two along.


Booking a WSET Course

The days can be booked directly with ThirtyFifty online by clicking on a specified date or by calling us on 0208 288 0314. For more details and upcoming dates please see below.

WSET Course Dates

WSET Level 1 Award in Wines - London Dates

Follow the link for more information about the WSET Level 1 Award in Wines

Date Tasting Location Availability Price
Sat, 12 Jan 2019 WSET Level 1 Award in WineBrowns, St Martin's Lane
WC2N 4AA
2 places left £159 pp
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Mon, 14 Jan 2019 WSET Level 1 Award in WineBrowns, St Martin's Lane
WC2N 4AA
4 places left £159 pp
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Mon, 29 Apr 2019 WSET Level 1 Award in WineBrowns, St Martin's Lane
WC2N 4AA
12 places left £159 pp
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Sat, 10 Aug 2019 WSET Level 1 Award in WineBrowns, St Martin's Lane
WC2N 4AA
12 places left £159 pp
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Mon, 12 Aug 2019 WSET Level 1 Award in WineBrowns, St Martin's Lane
WC2N 4AA
12 places left £159 pp
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The start time is 8:45am for a prompt 9:00am start.

WSET Level 2 Award in Wines & Spirits - London Dates

Follow the link for more information about the WSET Level 2 Award in Wines & Spirits

Date Tasting Location Availability Price
Sat, 23 Feb 2019
Sat, 2 Mar 2019
Sat, 9 Mar 2019
WSET Level 2 Award in Wines & Spirits, 3 DaysBrowns, St Martin's Lane
WC2N 4AA
11 places left £379 pp
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Mon, 25 Feb 2019
Mon, 4 Mar 2019
Mon, 11 Mar 2019
WSET Level 2 Award in Wines & Spirits, 3 DaysBrowns, St Martin's Lane
WC2N 4AA
12 places left £379 pp
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Sat, 11 May 2019
Sat, 18 May 2019
Sat, 1 Jun 2019
WSET Level 2 Award in Wines & Spirits, 3 DaysBrowns, St Martin's Lane
WC2N 4AA
12 places left £379 pp
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Mon, 13 May 2019
Mon, 20 May 2019
Mon, 3 Jun 2019
WSET Level 2 Award in Wines & Spirits, 3 DaysBrowns, St Martin's Lane
WC2N 4AA
12 places left £379 pp
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Sat, 13 Jul 2019
Sat, 20 Jul 2019
Sat, 27 Jul 2019
WSET Level 2 Award in Wines & Spirits, 3 DaysBrowns, St Martin's Lane
WC2N 4AA
12 places left £379 pp
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Mon, 15 Jul 2019
Mon, 22 Jul 2019
Mon, 29 Jul 2019
WSET Level 2 Award in Wines & Spirits, 3 DaysBrowns, St Martin's Lane
WC2N 4AA
12 places left £379 pp
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Sat, 7 Sep 2019
Sat, 14 Sep 2019
Sat, 21 Sep 2019
WSET Level 2 Award in Wines & Spirits, 3 DaysBrowns, St Martin's Lane
WC2N 4AA
12 places left £379 pp
Buy
Mon, 9 Sep 2019
Mon, 16 Sep 2019
Mon, 23 Sep 2019
WSET Level 2 Award in Wines & Spirits, 3 DaysBrowns, St Martin's Lane
WC2N 4AA
12 places left £379 pp
Buy

The start time is 8:45am for a prompt 9:00am start.

WSET Level 3 Award in Wines - London Dates

Follow the link for more information about the WSET Level 3 Award in Wines

Date Tasting Location Availability Price
Sat, 19 Jan 2019
Sat, 26 Jan 2019
Sat, 2 Feb 2019
Sat, 9 Feb 2019
Sat, 16 Feb 2019
WSET Level 3 Award in Wines, 5 Day courseBrowns, St Martin's Lane
WC2N 4AA
8 places left £669 pp
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Mon, 21 Jan 2019
Mon, 28 Jan 2019
Mon, 4 Feb 2019
Mon, 11 Feb 2019
Mon, 18 Feb 2019
WSET Level 3 Award in Wines, 5 Day courseBrowns, St Martin's Lane
WC2N 4AA
9 places left £669 pp
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Sat, 8 Jun 2019
Sat, 15 Jun 2019
Sat, 22 Jun 2019
Sat, 29 Jun 2019
Sat, 6 Jul 2019
WSET Level 3 Award in Wines, 5 Day courseBrowns, St Martin's Lane
WC2N 4AA
12 places left £669 pp
Buy
Mon, 10 Jun 2019
Mon, 17 Jun 2019
Mon, 24 Jun 2019
Mon, 1 Jul 2019
Mon, 8 Jul 2019
WSET Level 3 Award in Wines, 5 Day courseBrowns, St Martin's Lane
WC2N 4AA
12 places left £669 pp
Buy
Sat, 28 Sep 2019
Sat, 5 Oct 2019
Sat, 12 Oct 2019
Sat, 19 Oct 2019
Sat, 26 Oct 2019
WSET Level 3 Award in Wines, 5 Day courseBrowns, St Martin's Lane
WC2N 4AA
12 places left £669 pp
Buy
Mon, 30 Sep 2019
Mon, 7 Oct 2019
Mon, 14 Oct 2019
Mon, 21 Oct 2019
Mon, 28 Oct 2019
WSET Level 3 Award in Wines, 5 Day courseBrowns, St Martin's Lane
WC2N 4AA
12 places left £669 pp
Buy

The start time is 8:30am for a prompt 8:45am start.

 

Our Credentials

As well as being an Approved Programme Provider (APP) for the WSET we believe that the best way of understanding wine is to learn from those who are not only great presenters of wine, but also have a deep understanding of the subject. All our tutors have the prestigious WSET Certified Educator qualification meaning they can teach the full range of WSET Courses, in addition the majority of our tutors have the WSET Level 4 Diploma. These are well above the requirements to teach Level 1 and Level 2, but this depth and our engaging presentation style we hope will bring wine alive for you.

 

What is WSET?

WSET stands for Wine and Spirit Education Trust. They are a non-profit training organisation that is owned and operated by the wine trade for the development of wine in the trade. The qualifications are overseen by Ofqual, the UK government body for creating nationally recognised qualification. The WSET courses are part of the Qualifications and Credit Framework (QFC) and are recognised as credits in many other national qualifications.

The WSET qualifications are run throughout the world from America to China, India to Italy and are recognised in many countries. In the UK the WSET forms the backbone of the wine trade.

WSET was founded in 1969 as an educational charity by four organisations to train people in the British wine and spirits trade. The four founding companies are The Vintners Company, The Worshipful Company of Distillers, Institute of Masters of Wine and the Wine and Spirit Association of Great Britain.

Initially the WSET was set up solely to train the trade. However in 1991 the charter was changed to allow the general public to study for WSET qualification. Now globally, roughly 20-25% of people taking their courses are consumers.

Listen to Ian Harris the Chief Executive of WSET talk about the organisation he runs. If you want to learn more about wine the UK Wine Show podcast is a great tool to accompany your studies and shows our commitment as a company to further wine education.

How do the training courses work?

The natural progression through wine courses for those who wish to become experts on wine (or simply further their knowledge) is:

  • Level 1 (Foundation) - 1 day course, suitable for wine enthusiasts, bar & restaurant staff, wine retail staff.
  • Level 2 (Intermediate) - 3 day course, suitable for wine enthusiasts, bar & restaurant staff, wine retail staff.
  • Level 3 (Advanced) - 5 day course, suitable for wine enthusiasts, sommeliers and wine retail managers.
  • Level 4 Diploma - 2 year course, suitable for wine professionals, head sommeliers at top restaurants, wine buyers etc.
  • Master of Wine - 3+ years. The highest academic achievement in wine. It is not part of the WSET program but the Institute of Masters of Wine are a founding member of WSET and the Diploma is a typical prerequisite. Only available for members of the wine trade.

 

Terms & Conditions

Bookings are made on a first come, first served basis.
No refunds are available.
You can transfer your place to another person with 2 weeks notice.

Our clients say...

I just wanted to say a big thanks for your great attitude and professional, straightforward tuition which helped me pass the exam with distinction.   It was a great course with a happy end!

Filip - WSET Level 3

The Level 1 session on Saturday was very good and interesting. Camilla is an amazing teacher and demonstrated a high level of professionalism and patience with all participants.

Morgane - WSET Level 1

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