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Apr 29 WSET 1 Award in Spirits Online

Learn the Basics of Spirits Online

  • Starts 29 Apr
  • 300 Australian dollars
  • Online

Available spots


Service Description

Learn the basics of spirits in your own time, with this short four-week introductory online course, suitable for people who have little to no prior knowledge of spirits. This course is run through WSET Global & the educator for this course is based in the UK. PLEASE NOTE - there are no fixed-time online lectures for this course. The session on April 29 is simply a placeholder allowing the course to be displayed on the website. Spirit samples are not included in the course fee. Students will be provided a list of recommended spirits to purchase to assist with their tasting practice. Students can also opt to purchase a Spirits Tasting sample pack below as an optional extra: Tasting Set Level 1 - (all 15 ml samples) $55 plus shipping Cognac – Remy Martin VS Vodka - Smirnoff Unpeated Scotch – Glenfiddich 12 Year Peated Scotch – Bowmore 12 Year Bourbon – Jim Beam Molasses-based rum - Pampero Blanco Molasses Based Rum – Appleton VX 100 agave tequila – Olmeca Altos Plata Tequila Vermouth/ aromatised wine – Rosso Antico Gin –Beefeater This course is ideal for those beginning a career in the industry or pursuing an interest in spirits. Through a series of self-guided online modules, you will discover the main styles and types of spirits and will learn to taste using the WSET Systematic Approach to Tasting to develop an understanding of the key factors affecting flavours and aromas. Students will be required to sit a 45 minute, 30 question exam paper. This can be done online at a date and time of your choice. Please note we require three weeks advance notice to book your online exam. What you will learn: • The basic principles of spirit production • The main types and styles of spirits • Factors affecting the flavour of spirits • How to serve spirits • How to taste & describe spirits using the WSET Level 1 Systematic Approach to Tasting Spirits® (SAT) Students who successfully pass the exam, will receive the globally recognised WSET Level 1 Award in Spirit certificate and pin. It is a requirement to read the WSET Level 1 in Spirits specification, prior to enrolment. https://www.wsetglobal.com/media/11699/wset_l1spirits_spec_en_jun2022_issue21.pdf You must be 18 years or older to enrol. Start Date: April 29 2024 End Date: May 26 2024 Exam Date: Online at a date and time of your choice. Please note we require three weeks advance notice to book your exam.


Upcoming Sessions


Cancellation Policy

Cancellations notified in writing more than 14 days before the program begins are eligible for a full refund. Cancellations notified within 14 days of the program will not receive a refund; however, a substitute may attend in your place. If a program is cancelled by Wine Intuition, you are entitled to a full refund. If you register and pay within 14 days of the course commencement date you will not be eligible for a refund.


Contact Details

+ 0409955726

andrea@wineintuition.com

Level 21 133 Castlereagh Street, Sydney NSW 2000, Australia


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