You want to get a certification in wines or spirits but do not have the time to come to class? or maybe you’d prefer to go at your own pace?
Can’t find a center near you?
For all these reasons and many more, WiSP offers you online qualifications in wines or spirits!
Our online courses lead to globally recognized certificates whether you are a beginner, an amateur or already a professional!
WiSP supports each candidate individually on the courses delivered remotely. A powerful online platform and fun contents have been specially developed by our teaching team for a rich experience. Discover another way of learning while covering official syllabus.
No learning without experience! Knowledge of wines and spirits also involves tasting. For each of the training courses offered, you can receive a sample pack at your home. Ideal for discovering or deepening tasting techniques from home!
Our online courses include a book covering all training content, access to a distance learning platform as well as an application for tablet and smartphone. Both bring together the same exercises and activity modules so you can move forward wherever you are. Finally, tasting webinars are organized on a weekly basis. A sample pack can be supplied on request (optional but highly recommended).
Yes, a dedicated instructor will support you throughout the duration of the course and you can ask him/her all your questions related to the program in the forum provided for this purpose.
You receive the samples at home (3cl format) before the start of the training. The tasting is carried out during 2hours-webinar(s) scheduled on fixed dates (see webinars’ schedule on registration). For each tasting session you must provide 3 wine or spirits glasses and a spittoon.
It is possible to take the WSET levels 1 and 2 in wines or spirits without practicing the tasting because the exam only includes a theoretical part. The practice of tasting is however imperative for any person considering an evolution towards level 3 and anyway strongly recommended in order to consolidate the theoretical knowledge.
Yes, all you need is an internet connection. The content is available on computer through the platform or smartphone and tablet through an app.
Note that the modules can be downloaded and played offline, but the videos and interactive documents cannot be viewed. However, you will be able to carry out the quizzes and activities, and also consult the summary sheets.
No, all the exams take place in-class at our venue in Bordeaux or Toulouse.
Yes, the programs are the same. Only the activities and duration of the course differ. The exams are also identical as well as the certificate awarded.