To get the most from wine, whether you are a keen wine lover, joining the trade, work in the hospitality industry or are progressing in your career ... you need to have a grounding in why wines taste how they do, which wine is best suited to any particular occasion and how to evaluate and judge different wines.
We are an Approved Programme Provider for the Wine and Spirit Education Trust (WSET) which is the only wine & spirit education organisation approved by the UK government as a national awarding body of vocational qualifications.
Our next WSET courses are:
Level 1 Award in Wine - Monday 15th May
Level 2 Award in Wine and Spirits - Mondays 19th & 26th June 3rd July
Level 3 Award in Wine - over six Mondays starting 25th September with revision and examination on 30th October.
Levels 1 and 2 to be held in Hastings; Level 3 location to be advised.
We offer regular monthly tastings in Hastings, Bexhill and Eastbourne.
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What about a gift voucher as the ideal present for the wine lover in your life!
The Essential Wine School is run by experienced tutors, all WSET Certified Educators holding the WSET Diploma qualification. They are also passionate about wine and want to share that enthusiasm - along with their knowledge and choice wines.
We are flexible according to our customers' needs - we are happy to discuss in-house and custom events or fundraisers tailored to individual requirements. so, whatever your interest, please contact us for more information.
Here's what some of our students had to say about attending one of our courses:
"Excellent - good attention to detail"
"Can't fault clarity of explanations"
"Detailed, succinct, well paced - very impressed"
"Extremely good samples - enjoyable"