What is WSET?

Wine and Spirit Education Trust (WSET)

WSET is the sole wine and spirit organization that is recognized in the UK as a national awarding body of vocational qualifications. Since it’s foundation in 1969, WSET has gained reputation as the world’s best international wine education qualification organization with a selection of globally well-received wine and spirits education programs.

Quality Management system has been put in place to guarantee the service provider across the global meets the high quality and standard set out by the WSET organization.

Achieving WSET certifications has been considered a great segue into the Master of Wine. There is no doubt that the WSET training is the perfect program for those who wish to have a strong first start in the journey of wine exploration.

Explore Our Courses

WSET LEVEL 1 AWARD IN WINES

A beginner level introduction to wine suitable for those starting a wine career or pursuing an interest in wine.

How will you benefit?

1. Get to know the world of wine, common wine grapes varieties and their characteristics.

2. Explore the main types and styles of wine through sight, smell and taste 

3. Gain basic skills to describe wine accurately and make food and wine pairings.

  

  

Final exam

The examination (a 30-question multiple choice paper) is sat at the end of the day, to be completed within 45 minutes. Internationally recognized WSET® Level 1 Certificate and Label pin delivered upon successful exam completion.

  

  

  

How many wines will be tasted?

10 wines

  

  

Entry requirements

Our wine education program is open for the public and does not require any prior diploma. The course will be conducted in English.

WSET LEVEL 2 AWARD IN WINES AND SPIRITS

A beginner to intermediate level qualification exploring wines and spirits for those working in the industry or wine and spirit enthusiasts.

How will you benefit?

1. Explore the major grape varieties and important wine regions in which they are grown.

2. Discover the styles of wines produced from these grapes, key classifications and labeling terminology.

3. Have an overview of the key categories of spirits and liqueurs.

  

Final exam

The examination is sat in the final session by way of a 50-question multiple choice paper to be completed within one hour.
Internationally recognized WSET® Level 2 Certificate and Label pin delivered upon successful exam completion.

  

  

How many wines will be tasted?

50 wines,
including bottles from the World's Most Admired Wine Brands 2019: Penfolds, Torres, Villa Maria, Concha y Toro, Guigal among others.

Entry requirements

Our wine education program is open for the public and does not require any prior diploma. The course will be conducted in English.

WSET LEVEL 3 AWARD IN WINES

A high-level course in wines, perfect for the serious wine enthusiast or those who need to make informed decisions or recommendations about wine for work.

How will you benefit?

1. The key factors in the production of wine: location, grape growing, winemaking, maturation and bottling

2. The key characteristics of the principal;
• still wines of the world
• sparkling wines of the world
• fortified wines of the world

3. How to make appropriate wine recommendations

Final exam

The exam is assessed in two parts, which takes place in the last session of the course: 
• A combined theory paper consisting of 50 multiple-choice questions and four short written answer questions. 
• A tasting paper consisting of a blind tasting of two wines. 
Internationally recognized WSET® Level 3 Certificate and Label pin delivered upon successful exam completion.

How many wines will be tasted?

70+ wines,
including bottles form the World’s Most Admired Wine Brands 2019: Torres, Concha y Toro, Guigal.

Entry requirements

This course is open to students who have passed the Level 2 Award in Wines and Spirits or have obtained the relevant knowledge and experience. The course will be conducted in English.

OUR UPCOMING CLASSES
WSET WEEKEND CLASSES ARE NOW AVAILABLE

- WSET Level 1 Awards in Wines: 6 hour session, weekend/evening wine class
- WSET Level 2 Awards in Wines & Spirits: 18 hour session, weekend wine class
- WSET Level 3 Awards in Wines: 35 hour session, five day wine class
WSET LEVEL 1
VND 3,500,000
REGISTER
HANOI
AUGUST 2019: Saturday,
03/08 | 9am - 6pm
Registration deadline: 19/07
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OCTOBER 2019: Saturday, 05/10 | 9am - 6pm
Registration deadline: 20/09
WSET LEVEL 1
VND 3,500,000
REGISTER
HO CHI MINH CITY
MAY 2019: Saturday,
25/05 | 9am - 6pm
Registration deadline: 10/05
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PHU QUOC
JUNE 2019: Saturday,
29/06 | 9am - 6pm
Registration deadline: 17/06
WSET LEVEL 2
VND 12,000,000
REGISTER
HANOI
JULY 2019: Friday + Weekend, 26/07 – 27/07 – 28/07 | 9am - 6pm
Registration deadline: 12/07
                                  
SEPTEMBER 2019: Three consecutive Saturdays, 14/09 – 21/09 – 28/09 | 9am - 6pm Registration deadline: 13/09
WSET LEVEL 2
VND 12,000,000
REGISTER
HO CHI MINH CITY
MAY 2019: Friday + Weekend, 17/05 – 18/05 – 19/05 | 9am - 6pm Registration deadline: 06/05
                                  
JUNE 2019: Friday + Weekend, 21/06 – 22/06 – 23/06 | 9am - 6pm
Registration deadline: 10/06
WSET LEVEL 3
VND 27,000,000
REGISTER
HANOI
MAY 2019: Five days,
Monday 27/05 to Friday 31/05
| 9am - 6pm
Registration deadline: 17/05
WSET LEVEL 3
VND 27,000,000
REGISTER
HO CHI MINH CITY
JUNE 2019: Five days,
Monday 03/06 to Friday 07/06
| 9am - 6pm
Registration deadline: 24/05
"Our mission is to develop the hospitality industry, nourish the passion and broaden the knowledge of wines for customers. We always desire to help you make your very first step into the world of wines and spirits."

OUR INSTRUCTORS

Our instructors are dedicated, enthusiastic professionals who are eager to provide you with top-notch knowledge of wine.

MR. LADISLAS WARGNY

WINE EDUCATOR

Graduated from INSEEC Bordeaux Wine Institute, Mr. Wargny has been involved in the wine sector during five years, from production to commercialization. Mr. Wargny has passed WSET Level 3 with Merit thanks to his background and travels in many producing areas. He is now Red Apron’s Retail Manager, managing 15 Red Apron boutiques nationwide and teaching WSET courses in Hanoi.

MR. MATTHIEU BERTRAND

WINE EDUCATOR

Graduated from Burgundy School of Business with a Master’s Degree in Wine Management, Mr. Bertrand started his career in the wine industry at Cordier Mestrezat Grands Crus. Mr. Bertrand has travelled to well-known wine-producing regions and participated in various wine fairs around France. Having passed WSET Level 3 with Merit, he is now Wine Educator at Celliers d'Asie in Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon).

MR. SYLVAIN BOURNIGAULT

WINE EDUCATOR

Mr. Bournigault holds a Master's Degree of Wine Law and Trade - Université Bordeaux I and WSET Level 4 Diploma. Skilled in Marketing Management, Food & Beverage, FMCG and Hospitality Management, with a strong passion for wines and spirits and great experience, Mr. Bournigault has been walking with Celliers d'Asie for nearly 20 years and gained so much respect in the industry.

MRS. LE VAN ANH

WINE EDUCATOR

With the Master's Degree of Business Administration and years of experience in the wines and spirits industry, Mrs. Van Anh holds an important position at Red Apron Fine Wines and Spirits: the company's Managing Partner. Having achieved WSET Level 4 Diploma, she hopes to spread not only the passion for wine but also the knowledge of wine to Vietnamese people.

MS. CLARA DEBOOS

WINE EDUCATOR

Having acquired the Master's Degree of International Business Management - Food and Wine and WSET Level 4 Diploma, with a deep understanding of wines and spirits industry, Ms. Deboos played a role as Key Account Manager of Celliers d'Asie & Red Apron Fine Wines and Spirits from 2014 to 2017 and is currently the company's Director of Sales - Premium Wines Portfolio.
CONTACT

Red Apron & Celliers d’Asie Wine School offers wine training courses in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City.

Our Adresses
Hanoi | 5th floor, No 2 Yen The Street, Ba Dinh District
Ho Chi Minh City | No 2 Chu Manh Trinh Street, District 1
Our Email Address
wset@redapron.vn
Our Hotline
090 620 3238
Our Facebook page
www.facebook.com/wsetvn/
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