WSET Courses

The Wine & Spirit Education Trust (WSET) was founded in 1969 to provide high quality education and training in wines and spirits. Since then, WSET has grown into the foremost international body in the field of wines and spirits education, with a suite of sought-after qualifications. Bedales Wines is proud to announce we are a wine school now offering WSET courses!


The aim of WSET LEVEL 1 course is to give a basic introduction to wine: styles of wine, the Systematic Approach to Tasting Wine, characteristics of common grape varieties, basic food & wine pairing & more!

All Students will be given 6 ISO Tasting Glasses, food & wine required for the course. Students who successfully pass a multiple-choice paper of 30 questions will receive a certificate and WSET Level 1 Award in Wine  & lapel pin.

This course is a one-day course (9AM-5PM),  held on Saturdays at Bedales at Leadenhall.

View all upcoming WSET LEVEL 1 courses HERE.

The aim of WSET LEVEL 2 is to cover major grape varieties, regions of the world, food and wine pairing, sparkling wines, fortified wines and the major spirits. Included as part of your course is a tutored tasting through 48 wines and a spirits revision exercise.

You will not need any formal qualification just an enthusiasm for the subject and willingness to learn.  It is suitable for both the enthusiast and those looking to enter or already working in the wine and hospitality business requiring good level of product knowledge. It is not necessary to hold a certificate in WSET Level 1

Students who successfully pass, 55% or more, the one hour multiple choice question paper with 50 question will receive a certificate, WSET Level 2 Award in Wines & Sprits and lapel pin.

WSET Level 2 is a three-day courses (9AM-4:30PM) are held on consecutive Saturdays at Bedales at Leadenhall. All Students will be given 6 ISO Tasting Glasses, food & wine required for the course.

Upcoming WSET LEVEL 2 courses:
Three consecutive Saturdays: 27/1, 3/2 & 10/2
Three consecutive Saturdays: 14/4, 21/4 & 28/4



Give the gift of Wine Education, and give a WSET Level 1 voucher