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WSET Level 1 in SPIRITS Distance Learning (Online) Course

  • Course Cost: £135.00 including exam fee

Our exclusive self pace online course allow you to study around your own schedule and is an ideal course for anyone preferring a more flexible approach to studying for this qualification. 

You will have access to our exclusive online course which contains practice questions, tutorials, key definition pages and recommended spirits to sample together with tutor support when required.  

Exams can be sat Online or at an Exam Venue.  Se further details below.

How Does It Work?

The process is simple.  Get in touch with us to request a booking form.  Once your booking has been processed, you will receive access to the online course which provides many different resources to help you work through the syllabus.  You will also be sent the WSET studybook which accompanies the course.  You then work at your own pace, follow the course modules and making use of the extensive practice questions in each module and in the Mock Assessment section.  Support is available via email, telephone or videolink at a mutually agreeable time.

The WSET studybook and online course provides you with all the information you need to pass the exam at the end of the course.  You have full access to the materials for 12 months from the date you register. 

Once you feel ready to take the exam, get in touch with us to arrange a time and date to sit the exam.  Exams can be sat online or at one of our Exam Centres.  Online exams can be taken at a date and time to suit you.  Alternatively you can choose to sit your exam 'in person' at one of our Exam Centres.  Please refer to our Exam Schedule for dates and venues.

Results are issued via email 3-4 weeks after sitting the exam, with certificates following shortly afterwards.

For group bookings it is possible to arrange for examinations to be held at alternative venues.

Virtual Tutorial Sessions

Group tutorials are being planned but in the meantime, if you wish to book a 1-1 tutorial to explore the tasting or theory side of spirits further, please get in touch.

Exam Process

The exam consists of 1 paper of 30 multiple choice paper to be completed in 45 minutes.   Results are issued 3-4 weeks after the exam date.

Exams can be sat online or in person at one of our exam centres.

Online exams can be sat at a date and time to suit you (subject to certain restrictions around UK/US public holidays).  You will need to have access to a webcam enabled laptop/pc plus an additional mobile device to which you will need to download an app.   Further details will be provided on booking.  

Alternatively, it is possible to sit your exam at one of our Exam Centres.  These are located in :-

·       Sutton Coldfield

·       Watford

·       Bristol

·       Sheffield

·       Liverpool

·       Exeter

Click here to see our current CLASSROOM EXAM SCHEDULE

Our successful and comprehensive Level 1 in Wines online course includes:

·       Online Video Spirit Tasting Tutorials

·       The Wine Wise Spirits Tutorials

·       The Wine Wise Spirits Key Definitions

·       The Wine Wise Quizzes

·       The Wine Wise Mock exams

·       Telephone and Email support

The course is split into the following units:- 

·       U1 – Spirit Production

·       U2 – Spirit Categories

·       U3 – Spirit Tasting

·       U4 - Service and Storage, Cocktails, Alcohol and Health

How To Book

Please email to request a booking form and to ask any questions you may have about the course.  We endeavour to answer all emails within 24 hours. 

For more information, please contact

·       Tel: 07804 494083

·       E-mail:

·       Or use our Contact Us Form

Click here for the full WSET Level 1 in Spirits Course Specification

For Resit Information and other Terms & Conditions, please click here

Data Protection & Privacy Policy: A candidate’s personal data will only be collected from The Wine Wise Company in the context of examination registrations and/or certification claims. It will not be used by The Wine Wise Company or WSET Awards other than for the administration of the examinations process, conducting assessments and certifying results.  A full copy of The Wine Wise Company's Data Protection and Privacy Policy will be distributed during the booking process.

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