Now offering this course online - at your own pace.

  • 960 US dollars
  • Online

Service Description

WSET is one of the most prestigious wine certifications available and we are proud to be an Approved Programme Provider servicing North Carolina and the surrounding states. Moe forward with your wine education, this time, at your own pace and from the comfort of your home! The online course is self-paced through 9 modules, 9 week long and 90 hours n total to complete. You can access the course at your convenience within the time frame that you selected for your course date. You will have a designated educator monitoring y our progress and providing homework and feedback along with selected live stream days. It is essential for the student to follow the modules and complete the assignments when they are due. It is also essential for the student to taste a wide variety of wines. You can find a list of the recommended samples in the syllabus program here: You will have access to our educators and mock exams in case of any questions during the course as well. The exam needs to be taken in Person in our Yadkin Valley, Asheville or Tryon location. The exam date will be coordinated directly with the APP and we need at least 15 days prior notification. What you'll learn Unit 1 The key factors in the production of wine: location, grape growing, winemaking, maturation and bottling How these key factors influence 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 explain wine style and quality Unit 2 How to taste wines, describe their characteristics and evaluate their quality, using the WSET Level 3 Systematic Approach to Tasting Wine® (SAT) Assessment Unit 1 is assessed by a closed-book exam of 50 multiple-choice questions and a short-written answer paper. Unit 2 is assessed by a blind tasting of two wines. Dates: Registration Deadline: 15 DAYS BEFORE COURSE START O3WI2303APP 19/09/2022-20/11/2022 O3WI2304APP 10/10/2022- 11/12/2022 O3WI2305APP 31/10/2022-01/01/2023 O3WI2306APP 21/11/2022-22/01/2023 O3WI2307APP 12/12/2022- 12/02/2023 O3WI2308APP 09/01/2023- 12/03/2023

Contact Details

Inside the Aventine 25 Page Avenue, Asheville, NC, USA


25 Page Ave., Ste. 102

Asheville, NC 28801

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Tel: 828-414-4394


2186 Lynn Rd.

Ste. B

Tryon, NC 28722


301 Airport Rd.

Ste. H

Greenville, SC 29607