The Advanced Level 3 Award in Wines - WSET Certification


WSET advanced textbook and a study pack (which includes key facts sheets, maps, self checks, practice exams with answer keys and tasting notes)

New! Includes membership to online forum for additional practice quizzes and chatroom support

  • know the proper descriptions for wines of the world and communicate them clearly
  • develop a thorough understanding of the wines of the world and their commercial importance in the world's market
  • acquire the indepth knowledge required for product selection in the retail and hospitality sectors so you can become a wine buyer!
  • understand how choices in the vineyard and the winery affect they way a wine tastes and costs
  • learn key legal labelling terms for wine regions
  • build a comprehensive knowledge of European wine laws so you can know what a wine tastes like based on it's label
  • recommend the right wine pairing for every dish
  • correct serving temperatures and glassware for wines
  • pre-requisites: WSET Level 2 or equivalent
  • taste a minimum of 56 wines

The exam:

The Level 3 WSET course exam consists of 2 units. Unit 1 is theory and includes 50 multiple choice questions to be completed in 60 minutes as well as 4 short essay questions to be completed in 60 minutes.
Unit 2 is the Tasting. You must blind taste 2 wines in 30 minutes.

The entire exam take 2.5 hours.

You must get a minimum of 55% in each unit in order to recieve the WSET Level 3 qualification.

Examinations are graded in London, England and may take up to 8 weeks to receive grades.

Next Level 3 WSET course starts in September 2020 and runs for 15 weeks!!