The Level 3 course is a challenging and broad-reaching course that covers all of the world's major wine regions in-depth. The unique characteristics of each region are examined in detail, from the historical origins, to the regulations and current day controversies. 6-8 carefully-chosen wines will be tasted in each class which will illustrate the major points made in the lecture. The exam consists of 50 multiple-choice questions, short answer essays and a blind tasting. 

Prerequisite: WSET Level 2, CMS Level 2 or Instructor Permission

​Level 3 Course at Tim's Wine Market 1223 North Orange Avenue Orlando

11 Tuesdays 6:00 - 9:00 January 9 - March 20 2018                              $1295

​Level 1 Wine

The Level 1 course is a broad overview for those who are new to wine. It is an ideal preparation for a first job in wine or hospitality. The course covers the main types and styles of wine available and how to serve and store wine. Students will hone their tasting abilities with an expert-guided tasting of 6-9 wines. The class ends with a hands-on demonstration of the principles of food and wine pairing. There is a 30-question multiple-choice quiz at the end of the day, after which the class will enjoy a Champagne toast. Those who pass the exam will earn the WSET Level 1 Award in Wines.

The Level 2 course is the most popular course offered by the WSET. It is appropriate for a serious wine lover or someone in the wine trade who wants to acquire a detailed knowledge of the characteristics of the principal grape varieties, spirits categories, wine and spirit styles, their methods of production, be able to successfully interpret the labels of the major wines and spirits and understand the principals of wine tasting and evaluation. Students will be able to provide guidance on the storage and service of wines and spirits and make informed recommendations to customers and friends. The course ends with a 50-question multiple-choice examination which leads to the WSET Level 2 Award in Wines and Spirits, a highly-respected professional qualification.

Prerequisite: none

Level 2 Wines and Spirits

Level 3 Wine 

​Level 2 Course at Tim's Wine Market 1223 North Orange Avenue Orlando

7 Mondays 6:30 - 9:00 March 26th - May 7th, 2018                                $795

Materials and exam fees for all wine classes are included. Course fees are non-refundable. In the event of cancellation, fees are transferrable to another student or to a future course. 

Level 1 Course at Tim's Wine Market 1223 North Orange Avenue, Orlando

2 Day Class 10:00 am - 2:30 pm Saturday, March 10 & 17, 2018              $295

Students with Special Needs

Slate Wine & Spirits academy strives to provide an inclusive environment and will make any reasonable adjustments in the event of additional access or educational needs arising out of a disability. For details, please email

Online Courses 

The above are the current live wine classes in Orlando. Check back soon for information on online courses. 

Level 1 Course at Tim's Wine Market 1223 North Orange Avenue, Orlando

2 Day Class 10:00 am - 2:30 pm Saturday, January 20 & 27, 2018           $295

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