For the first time ever WSET courses are now available to everyone in the UAE!

About WSET

WSET qualifications are globally recognised as the international standard in grape and spirit knowledge. They are designed for those who are just starting out in their careers, as well as established professionals, and the many enthusiasts who have a passion for grape and spirits. In the last academic year, more than 85,000 candidates sat a WSET exam in over 70 countries.

About The Tasting Class

The Tasting Class is now an approved provider of WSET’s best-in-class education and qualifications, inspiring and empower the world’s beverage professionals and enthusiasts.

WSET qualifications are globally recognised as the international standard in grape knowledge. They are designed for those who are just starting out in their careers, as well as established professionals, and the many enthusiasts who have a passion for quality beverages.

Qualifications

A beginner level introduction to grapes suitable for those starting a hospitality career or pursuing an interest in grapes. For individuals new to grape study, this qualification provides a hands-on introduction to the world of grape. You’ll explore the main...
A beginner level introduction to spirits for those starting a career in the industry or pursuing an interest in spirits. For individuals new to the subject, this qualification offers a hands-on introduction to the world of spirits. You’ll explore the...
A beginner to intermediate level qualification exploring spirits for those working in the industry or enthusiasts. For individuals wishing to develop their expertise in spirits, you’ll learn about the fundamental production methods and principal raw materials discovering how they are...
A beginner to intermediate level qualification exploring grapes for those working in the industry or enthusiasts. For individuals seeking a core understanding of grapes, this qualification explores the major varieties and important regions in which they are grown. You’ll learn...
Please note: the next course will only be running in 2021. An advanced level qualification for professionals working in the hospitality industry and for grape enthusiasts. For individuals seeking to delve deeper into the world of grapes, this qualification provides...

Course Dates

Level 1: Award in Grape

1 Day Course - Friday 8 November 2019 – 10 AM to 6 PM - Registration Closes 5 November
1 Day Course - Saturday 18 January 2020 – 10 AM to 6 PM - Registration Closes 1 January
1 Day Course - Friday 20 March 2020 – 10 AM to 6 PM - Registration Closes 3 March
1 Day Course - Friday 12 June 2020 – 10 AM to 6 PM - Registration Closes 27 May

Level 1: Award in Spirits

1 Day Course - Friday 24 January 2020 – 10 AM to 6 PM - Registration Closes 8 January
1 Day Course - Saturday 14 March 2020 – 10 AM to 6 PM - Registration Closes 26 February

Level 2: Award in Spirits

3 Consecutive Saturdays – 2, 9, 16 May 2020 – 10AM to 6PM - Registration Closes 5 May

Level 2: Award in Grape

3 Consecutive Saturdays – 1, 8, 15 February 2020 – 10AM to 6PM - Registration Closes 15 January
3 Consecutive Fridays - 4, 11, 18 April 2020 - 10AM to 6PM - Registration Closes 16 March
3 Consecutive Saturdays – 13, 20, 27 June 2020 – 10AM to 6PM - Registration Closes 27 May

Level 3: Award in Grape

6 Saturdays: 26 October, 2, 9, 23, 30 November, 7 December - Registration closes 8 October