Wine Academy

WSET Approved Provider

Internationally Recognised

The Wine Education Trust (WSET) is the internationally recognised governing body for wine education and qualifications, for both professionals and enthusiasts.

Polly is our WSET Certified Educator and we are now offering WSET Level 1, 2 and 3 in Wines at GrapeSmith Wine Academy.

1 day - 6.5 hours

WSET Level 1 

16 hours (+home study) TUES 6pm -8pm

WSET Level 2


WSET Level 3

Polly Gibson

WSET Certified Educator

‘’Polly is our WSET Certified Educator. A regular Top 100 judge, she completed the WSET Diploma in Wines & Spirits in summer 2017 and the Educator Course shortly afterwards. Since then, The GrapeSmith Academy have been teaching students from all walks of life in our small, intimate classroom setting. From top sommeliers to keen hobbyists, all our students have a 100% pass rate to date, and many have taken the whole journey from Level 1 to Level 3 with us. Start yours! A world of discovery awaits.’’

Upcoming Course Dates 2022

WSET LEVEL 1 in Wines

Sunday 10th April
Sunday 8th May

(10am - 4.30pm approx)

WSET LEVEL 2 in Wine

Autumn term begins early October. 1 evening/week 6pm-8pm.

Please register your interest.

WSET LEVEL 3 in Wines

Sundays. Begins January 2023.

Please register your interest.

Register today

To find out more, or to register, please email
or call GrapeSmith on 01488 680933.

More in-depth information on the courses, and the WSET in general can be found on WSET website For terms and conditions click here.