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The company "Wine & Spirit Education Trust" was founded in 1969 with headquarters in London under the motto "Gustibus mens dat incrementum" (knowledge strengthens the sensory perception). In a multi-level program, training as a specialist in "wine and spirits" is offered. The target audience are connoisseurs, practitioners and professionals in production, trade and gastronomy. WSET also offers professional certification in the US in New York, Pennsylvania and Washington. There are now around 17,000 graduates in around 40 countries worldwide every year.

The training programs provide in-depth knowledge of wines and spirits, as well as special tasting techniques for the professional with professional as well as for participants with private interests. WSET collaborates with training program providers from all over the world, such as the University of Applied Sciences Geisenheim, of the Wine Academy Austria and also Masters of Wine, The courses, which are offered in seven languages, include five levels of expertise and practice, from beginner to expert, with appropriate proficiency certificates. The WSET diploma certificate is awarded after a positive examination and enjoys the highest international reputation:

* WSET Level 1 Foundation Certificate in Wines

* WSET Level 2 Intermediate Certificate in Wines & Spirits

* WSET Level 2 Professional Certificate in Spirits

* WSET Level 3 Advanced Certificate in Wines & Spirits

* WSET Level 4 Diploma Certificate in Wines & Spirits

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