WSET Spirits Level One Award


15 hours of tutor supervised learning, as well as 11 hours private study.


An 8 hour introduction to spirits, usually delivered over one day.

By the end of the course attendees will be able to:

  • List and state the main ingredient’s production processes, and stills commonly used in the production of spirits.
  • Name the principal categories and types of  spirits and name their defining characteristics.
  • Know and recognise the common equipment and principles involved in the storage and  service of spirits.