Bursaries are now available from the IWC for WSET® Level 3 wine courses.
The WSET® is the world’s largest provider of vocational wine training, and their qualifications are recognised worldwide. There are up to 200 bursaries available annually from the IWC (International Wine Challenge), for students outside the UK, and the value of each is 20% of the cost of the course.
The WSET® Level 3 Wine & Spirits course is offered in Ireland through Premier Wine Training. The next course starts on April 3rd 2012, and runs for 11 weeks, at the Radisson Blu on Golden Lane, just off South Great Georges St. The cost is €695. Further information on this wine course and booking is available through Maureen O’Hara at Premier Wine Training.
These scholarships show the IWC’s commitment to furthering the wine education in the trade, and are intended for financially disadvantaged students.
Further details and an application form can be found on the IWC website.