Premier Wine Training is an approved provider of WSET wine courses in Ireland, since 2010.
The Wine & Spirit Education Trust was established in 1969. WSET is the largest provider of wine education in the world. Its qualifications are recognised throughout the world, and they are regarded as the industry benchmark for those working in the wine trade and related retail/ hospitality sectors. Professional wine tasting is taught through the WSET Systematic Approach to Tasting.
The structure of these wine courses means that they are suited to individuals who want to learn for their own personal enjoyment, but in a comprehensive and structured framework.
Courses are offered at consecutive levels:
WSET Level 1 Award in Wines suited to people starting off for the first time in a career working with wine. It is geared towards working in the wine or related industries.
WSET Level 2 Award in Wines – for private & professionals who want to be able to understand the terms seen on wine & spirit labels.
WSET Level 3 Award in Wines gives a thorough understanding of the principal wines of the world.
WSET qualifications have been accredited by the National Framework Qualification of Ireland (NFQ), and are recognised as such by the National Qualifications Authority of Ireland.
The courses are usually tutored by Maureen O’Hara, who has significant experience working and teaching wine courses, with excellent testimonials.
Courses are run in Dublin city centre.