About our Courses

The International Wine Education Centre (IWEC) offers a full range of WSET wine and spirit education courses from the introductory WSET Level 1 Award in Wines to WSET Level 3 Award in Wines both in the classroom and as online distance learning courses. The WSET flagship 2 year WSET Level 4 Diploma Award in Wines qualification is also available with the IWEC being the only provider authorised to offer this classroom qualification in Africa and the Middle East.

WSET Wine Courses

WSET Level 1 Award in Wines

A great entry-course for those wanting to know about wine styles, grape varieties, food & wine pairing and correct service and storage of wines.

WSET Level 2 Award in Wines

Our most popular course. It will teach you about the key grape varieties grown around the world and the different styles of wine produced.

WSET Level 3 Award in Wines

This course gives comprehensive coverage of wines, with a focus both on tasting and on factors influencing the style, quality & price of wines globally.

WSET Level 4 Diploma in Wines

Designed to prepare people for senior positions within the wine industry. and not only develops product knowledge to a specialist level.

WSET Spirit Courses

WSET Level 1 Award in Spirits

This entry level qualification provides basic product knowledge of styles, production methods and service of spirits.

WSET Level 2 Award in Spirits

This course underpins the skills needed in all areas of the spirit trade – customer service, hospitality, retail and wholesale. Tasting is part of every session.

WSET Sake Courses

WSET Level 1 Award in Sake

A great course for those wanting to know about the principal sake categories, what defines them and what characteristics to expect from them.


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