Please see our currently available Level 3 Wine exam dates below.

Please Note:  The status of the WSET Level 3 exam delivery can change due to the COVID-19 pandemic and it is strongly recommend that students purchase travel insurance if traveling is required to attend this exam.

NOTE:  WSET Level 3 exams are ordered 30 days before the Level 3 exam date, as per the WSET rules, and a transfer fee must be paid to change the date once that order has been placed with the WSET.  Exam results take 3-4 Months to be processed and released by the WSET.  For any questions or concerns about this time frame for the release of your results, please contact WSET at:

Frequently asked questions and online exam tips:

Can I take the Exam Online?

No. The Level 3 Exam is only available in person due to the blind tasting portions of the exam.

How do I register for the Exam?

See the Exam Registration module in the Introductory module of your Online Course for link and instructions on how to register. Only 50 slots are available per online exam, 20-30 per in-person exam.

Can I change the date of my Exam?

There is a $50 exam transfer fee to transfer your exam date, if changed BEFORE 30 days of the exam date. You cannot submit the registration form more than once. Within the 30 day window, exams must be reordered with the WSET and a larger fee of $200 is incurred. Purchase links and information are found in your Online Course Exam Registration module, as well as your Exam Confirmation emails.

Will I receive a confirmation email?

Yes! Upon exam registration, you will receive a confirmation email from with further instructions and information, and subsequent reminders as your exam date approaches.

How is NVWA handling Covid-19 safety protocols while taking the exam?

See policy here which applies to exam procedures.

When will I receive my exam results?

WSET London is operating with a reduced staff in the midst of the pandemic. Results will be released to us a minimum of 10 weeks after your test date.

Are my exam results released yet?

Check the status of your exam below! Release date
May 22, 2021, 10:00am Napa August 13, 2021
May 23, 2021, 10:00am Oxnard, Denver August 14, 2021
Jun 13, 2021, 10:00am Nashville, New York September 5, 2021
Jun 26, 2021, 10:00am Napa September 18, 2021
Jul 18, 2021, 10:00am Tampa October 10, 2021
Jul 24, 2021, 10:00am Napa, Las Vegas October 16, 2021
Aug 22, 2021, 10:00am Napa, Denver October 31, 2021
Sep 18, 2021, 10:00am Oxnard, Napa December 11, 2021
Sep 19, 2021, 10:00am Tampa December 12, 2021
Sep 26, 2021, 10:00am Nashville, New York December 19, 2021
Oct 10, 2021, 10:00am Napa January 2, 2022
Oct 17, 2021, 10:00am Las Vegas January 9, 2022
Oct 24, 2021, 10:00am Cleveland January 16, 2022
Nov 07, 2021, 10:00am Napa January 30, 2022
Nov 14, 2021, 10:00am Denver February 6, 2022
Dec 05, 2021, 10:00am Denver, Nashville, New York February 27, 2022
Dec 12, 2021, 10:00am Tampa, Napa March 6, 2022


When will my certificate and pin arrive?

The WSET is delayed in producing certificates due to Covid. They will be released 12 weeks or more from the exam date.

I have more questions. How do I contact someone?

As always, you can email, utilize the chat function on this site, or call us at (855) 881-2314.