This is a beginner level introduction to spirits for those starting a career in the industry or pursuing an interest in spirits.
If you are new to the subject, this qualification offers a hands-on introduction to the world of spirits. You’ll explore the main styles and types of spirits through sight, smell, and taste to develop an understanding of the key factors affecting flavours and aromas. Upon successful completion you will receive a WSET certificate and lapel pin.
What you will learn
The basic principles of spirit production
The main types and styles of spirits
How to serve spirits
Factors affecting the flavour of spirits
How to describe spirits using the WSET Level 1 Systematic Approach to Tasting Spirits® (SAT)
The course is based around a 4-week, 5 module online learning programme with educator support available for this time. The course modules should be followed in sequential order during this 4-week window. The course material should take about 6 hours in total to complete, plus revision time.
Each module includes a series of independent activities to help you understand the differences between spirit types and styles. If you have any questions, you can contact the educator any time for the duration of the scheduled course.
Additionally, you can post your tasting notes in the Online Classroom for review by the educator.
|Net price||€ 180.33|
|VAT 22%||€ 39.67|