WSET courses

Get qualified and learn about wine in a working winery

WSET Level 1

Want to learn about wine but don't know where to start?

Wine and Spirit Education Trust qualifications are globally recognised as the international standard in wine knowledge. Roberson Wine is an official provider of WSET courses and the only place in London where you can complete Level 1 and learn about wine in a working winery.

In just one day...

  • Get an official qualification

    WSET 1 is the first level of the international standard in wine qualifications.

  • Learn about styles

    Get an overview of the main types of wine.

  • Learn about grapes

    Discover the most important grape varieties and their characteristics.

  • Learn how to treat wine

    From storing wine to serving it, find out how it's done.

  • Learn about wine and food

    You'll cover the principles of food and wine pairing.

  • Taste great wine

    This hands-on course includes a tutored tasting of nine wines.

How does the course work?

  • WSET Level 1 is a one-day course from 10am-5PM, with an hour's lunch break.
  • There are six hours of teaching, plus a 45 minute exam of 30 multiple choice questions.
  • You receive your results 2-4 weeks later. Successful students will receive a WSET certificate and lapel pin.

Where is it held?

  • In the Winery at Roberson wine. London’s first winery is an experience in itself and the perfect place to learn about wine.
  • As well as completing the WSET course, you’ll have a tour of the winery and the chance to taste the wines we make in London.

What does it cost?

  • The course costs £165. This covers all the course material for the day.

How can I find out more?

How do I book?

  • Secure your place today. Browse our list of available dates and book instantly over at our tasting page.

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