The course ends in an exam which must be taken in person. It is a 1 hour, 50 question multiple-choice exam and you must score 55% or above to pass. Those who pass will get a certificate and lapel pin.
You will be sent the WSET Spirits 2 Study Guide, a manual and SAT tasting card. The classes also include the recommended tasting samples for you to try. There are 30 including: XO Cognac, aged rum, Mezcal, single malt Scotch & Japanese whisky.
Funding for this course is available:
DEVELOP is the newly launched educational programme of The Drinks Trust, the drinks and hospitality industry charity. DEVELOP offers fully funded training and skills courses, delivered by industry-leading providers for people already working, or with an ambition to work, in the drinks and hospitality industry. Northern Wine School has partnered with The Drinks Trust to bring courses free of charge to eligible students.
The following courses are available for funding with DEVELOP: WSET L1 Spirits, WSET L1 Wines.
Criteria of eligibility for DEVELOP: must be 18 or over, eligible to work in the UK, have a National Insurance Number, and be earning less than £26k/pa
“I attended the level 1 course in Manchester. The day was a combination of theory and some practical. I learnt about food and wine pairings which was very useful. John made the day interesting and fun. The exam at the end was quite easy as John had given us a very comprehensive day.”
Dates From: February 7, 2024
Northern Wine School HQ
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