WSET Level 3 Award in Wines and Spirits

Course: HOS3000

This course is listed under the following fields of study:

The Level 3 Award qualification is designed to give a thorough understanding of the principal wines and spirits of the world and their commercial importance in the world's market. The qualification will assist those who are required to make professional evaluations of wines and spirits with regard to their quality and commercial value. The qualification provides the in depth product knowledge required to underpin job skills and competencies, for example in product selection in the retail and hospitality sectors. Holders of the WSET Level 3 Award in Wines and Spirits will be able to describe the characteristics of the principal wines and spirits of the world and give information on the key factors influencing style, quality and value. They will consequently be in a position to advise management, to answer customer queries authoritatively, and to make informed selections of wines and spirits in a variety of situations.


Must be 19 years of age prior to the start of the course. Material fee and book fee are non-refundable. No Class March 16. No class the week before the final exam class (Study Break). If you require clarification please contact Geoffrey Skeggs at

Please note: WSET 3 is an advanced course and assumes a certain level of wine knowledge. The expectation is that students spend a minimum of eight hours a week studying course material.

All sections for this course are in progress.