WSET® Level 4 Diploma in Wines & Spirits
This is a specialist qualification where detailed knowledge is combined with commercial factors and a thorough system for the professional evaluation of wines and spirits. The qualification will prepare those who are required to make managerial decisions, interpret information and have a thorough understanding of market trends and requirements in a variety of trade and industry sectors. The WSET® Level 4 Diploma in Wines & Spirits aims to provide specialist product knowledge and understanding of the global and domestic markets for wines and spirits and develop candidate’s ability to present information in a format suitable for business. The total study time required to earn the WSET® Level 4 Diploma in Wines & Spirits award is (at a minimum) approximately 600 hours resulting in 60 credits (1 credit = 10 learning hours). Each Unit is assigned a minimum credit/study hours giving candidates insight into the time required to complete each Unit. For a list of all upcoming Diploma exams proctored by the American Wine School in 2019, please CLICK HERE .
Course Requirements: You must be over the legal minimum drinking age where the course and examination is taken. You will be required to hold the WSET® Level 3 in Wines or the WSET® Level 3 in Wines & Spirits to enroll in the WSET® Level 4 Diploma in Wines & Spirits. Click the following link for a general program overview of the six (6) units within the WSET® Level 4 Diploma in Wines & Spirits certification. For Detailed Program information, please download the course Specification Guide.
Tuition & Payments:
Tuition payment must be made prior the start of the first class. No study materials will be sent out before payment is received. Candidates may pay tuition via check or credit card. To pay tuition by check, please send a check payable to American Wine School to: American Wine School, 40 E. Oak Street, Suite 1305, Chicago, IL 60611