The WSET® is the gold standard of wine education. Established in 1969, it is active in more than 69 countries and 17 languages around the globe. Last year, more than 60,000 people completed various levels of the WSET® programs worldwide and student numbers are in constant progression.
Divided over 4 successive levels, the program offers internationally recognised certificates and diplomas with successful completion of each course. Autour du Vin offers WSET® Level 1, Level 2 and Level 3.
The WSET® courses are open to amateurs and professionals and are not limited to the wine trade. Classes are dynamic and interactive with all levels offering the opportunity to taste benchmark wines spanning the classic producing regions of the world.
For salaried French employees, there is the possibility of financial support from your OPCA (i.e. FAFIH, FAFSEA). Contact us for more information.
WSET® represents the world reference for wine training. Spread over three successive levels, the course offered delivers internationally recognized diplomas at each stage. WSET® education is for everyone, amateurs and professionals alike.
Tracey's tutoring wine guided tastings are a combination of high standards and a practical, fun approach. The wines selected and tasted communicate her passion for discovering and presenting wines both for didactic reasons and for pleasure.
Wine Consultant - Italy
As two food & wine enthusiasts not directly involved in the hospitality or wine industry, we were interested in furthering our knowledge of wine and spirits. We found the WSET curriculum and the course levels offered by Autour du Vin to be very appealing. Since Septembre 2014,…
Joëlle Désy & James Nicholson
- Halifax, Canada
I had the privilege of taking some private tasting sessions with Tracey over the course of a year. Each tasting was themed to focus on a particular region, and each class began with a detailed introduction of the region and…
Tracey is a passionate and knowledgeable teacher who does her uttermost to make sure everyone is involved and understands what she is talking about. Her extensive knowledge about wine makes her a trustable teacher
Assistant Product Manager - Sweden
I met Tracey Dobbin at an educational weekend I ran in September 2013 at a vineyard near Bristol...Tracey and I decided to run a repeat course over one day in Bordeaux, to correspond with a scheduled MW course...Tracey capably managed…
Dr. Richard Smart
International viticulture scientist and consultant -
As a student of Autour du Vin I wouldn't hesitate to recommend classes to anyone, whether it be someone in the trade or an enthusiast looking to learn more. Tracey has a way of using her personal experience and knowledge that not only makes the…
- Halifax, Canada