WSET Level 3 Award in Wines | Online Course

Advanced Wine Knowledge & Tasting Skills​​

Gain a professional understanding of wine to improve career opportunities and personal recognition in the industry​

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WSET Level 3 Award in Wines | Online Course

Advanced certification for the serious student

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IDEAL FOR: ADVANCED

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10 WEEKS

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84+ HRS OF STUDY

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ONLINE

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WSET LEVEL 3 CERTIFICATION

TAKE YOUR KNOWLEDGE TO ANOTHER LEVEL

WSET Level 3 Award in Wines | Online Course

$1,165.00$1,399.00

NEW! Exam Labs: SKILLS & DRILLS included

Do you want to earn your Level 3 certification but feel intimidated by other students’ stories?

 

Earning this advanced certification isn’t easy, but we arm you for success. We teach our students the WSET way of thinking. You’ll not only know the material, you’ll understand what they are looking for so you can feel confident on test day. 

 

If you’re going to invest the hours required to earn a Level 3 certification, make sure you have the support you need for success.



By the end of the course you’ll:

 

  • Understand the key factors in wine production including location, grape growing, winemaking, maturation and bottling
  • Identify key characteristics of still, sparkling and fortified wines of the world

Evaluate wines with blind tasting using WSET Level 3 Systematic Approach to Tasting®  (SAT)

Have you considered Level 3 Award in Wine certification but feel intimidated by other students’ stories?

Earning this advanced certification isn’t easy, but we arm you for success. We teach our students the WSET way of thinking. You’ll not only know the material, but you’ll also understand what they are looking for so you can feel confident on test day. We also include a  24 bottle (100 ml) wine tasting kit*, curated by our experts for this level, for calibration with your instructor and homework exercises; each wine chosen from the WSET’s full list of recommended wines to taste for Level 3 success.

This course will help you develop an extensive understanding of wines and confidently explain wine style. You’ll learn all major grape varieties and wine styles produced around the world, and understand what influences their style and quality.

By the end of WSET Level 3 Award in Wine, you’ll be able to:

  • Understand the key factors in wine production, including location, grape growing, winemaking, maturation, and bottling
  • Identify key characteristics of still, sparkling, and fortified wines of the world
  • Evaluate wines with blind tasting using WSET Level 3 Systematic Approach to Tasting®  (SAT)

For more information and full details on the course requirements, please download the Specification.

We are able to have wine kits shipped to the following states ONLY: AL, AZ, CA, CO, FL, GA, ID, IL, IN, IA, KS, KY, LA, MD, ME, MA, MN, MO, MT, NE, NH, NV, NM, NY, NC, ND, OH, OK, OR, PA, SC, TN, TX, VA, WA, WI, WY, and Wash DC.

NO SHIP LOCATIONS: International, AK, AR, CT, DE, HI, MI, MS, NJ, RI, SD, UT, VT, and WV.

Important Course Details and Frequently Asked Questions

 

  • UPON REGISTRATION (within 30 minutes after) you will receive access, via an emailed link, to the first module of your online course which contains important information. Your study packet will be mailed to you within 5 days of your registration.
  • COURSE START DATE is the date the full online course (all modules) is available to students. This is a self-paced course, accessible 24/7, with videos, interactive maps, activities, quizzes, and mock exams. 
  • WEBINARS are additional instructor-led learning tools that augment your study book and online course material and activities. See the WEBINAR tab in the first module of your online course for the webinar schedule. The first WEBINAR DATE is generally NOT the official COURSE START DATE. Webinars are taped and will will appear in your WEBINAR tab following each session. If you purchased a WINE KIT, your wine kit will arrive before your first WEBINAR DATE. If you did not purchase the wine kit, see the wine list in the first module of your course for wine recommendations (categories, not specific producers) you can purchase locally.
  • COMMUNICATE with your instructor and fellow students via (1) the webinars and (2) through an online GROUP which will appear on your dashboard, along with your online course, on the Course Start Date. The GROUP will be active during the ten-week instructor-led portion of yo