Wine and Spirit Education Trust
As a certified tutor for the Wine and Spirit Education Trust Ken Sharpe is among only a handful of people in Northern Ireland qualified to provide high quality education and sought after qualifications in wine and spirits.
These qualifications are designed to be of interest to those already in the wine and spirit trade as well as keen enthusiasts and hospitality professionals who are hoping to take the next step into management positions.
The Wine and Spirit Education Trust offers different levels of qualifications to provide relevant, up to date and necessary skills in a range of areas and because they operate on a global basis all of the qualifications are recognised throughout 40 different countries.
Triage Hospitality Ltd offers the following qualifications:
WSET Level 1 Foundation certificate in Wines. It is most suitable for the wine enthusiast who wishes to be introduced in a structured way to wine styles, products, storing and serving, as well as food and wine matching.
WSET Level 2 Intermediate certificate in both Wine and Spirits. It is intended as vocational training in product knowledge for those employed in the drinks industry who have little previous knowledge of wines and spirits.
WSET Level 2 Professional certificate in Spirits. It is intended to provide a thorough knowledge of spirits and liqueurs to underpin job skills and competencies in customer service and sales in the hospitality, retail, wholesale and spirits sector of the industry.
WSET Level 3 Advanced certificate in Wines and Spirits. This qualification offers an in depth knowledge of a wide range of wines and spirits and is open to students who hold the WSET level 2 certificate. It is also suitable for the wine enthusiast who is hoping to build on knowledge gained at Level 2.
WSET Level 4 Diploma in Wines and Spirits. As the WSET’s flagship qualification this is designed to prepare people for responsible jobs within the wine and spirits business. It will develop product knowledge to a specialist level and will also enable students to acquire skills that will continue to be of use beyond the course.
For more information on the above courses please do not hesitate to contact Triage Hospitality Ltd.