WSET® Level 3 Award in Wines

Who is the course for?

An in-depth take on wines of the world for candidates seeking to reach an advanced level. For wine enthusiasts and industry professionals.

Course programme

A 32.5 hour course with more Thant 60 international wines tasted. It provides you with a theoretical and practical approach to the world of wine allowing you to:

  • Understand the key factors in the production of wine: location, grape growing, winemaking, maturation and bottling.
  • Understand how these key factors influence the key characteristics of the principal still, sparkling and fortified wines of the world.
  • Describe wines characteristics and evaluate their quality, using the WSET Level 3 Systematic Approach to Tasting Wine® (SAT).

Evaluations and certifications

Unit 1 is a 2 hours closed-book theory examination that includes 50 multiple choice questions and 4 short answer questions. 
Unit 2 is a 30 minutes closed-book tasting examination where you need to describe with precision 1 white wine and 1 red wine.
Once you will have passed the examination, you will receive an official WSET® Level 3 certificate and lapel pin.

Course requirement

WSET® Level 2 Award in Wines or equivalent knowledge is recommended. Contact us for a self-evaluation.


Book your WSET® level 3 course here.

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