Frequently asked questions (FAQ)

Who can enroll for the course?

Anyone who wishes to learn about wines and spirits!
Whether you are a professional in the industry or just passionate about wines, this course is sure to enrich your knowledge of wines and spirits.

We see great value in the course for you, especially if you are a-

  • Wine and spirits industry professional
  • Student of wines and spirits
  • Wine connoisseur
  • Professional in the hospitality sector
  • Wines and spirits enthusiasts

Are there any prerequisites?

There are no prerequisites for the WASA course.
The WASA course is designed to introduce you to the fundamentals of wines and spirits.
You may then enroll for advanced/ specialized programs offered by our partnering associations.

What does the program include?

The course is interactive and caters to different learning styles. It includes:

  • An E-learning curriculum
  • Quizzes
  • Practice exam
  • Final exam

Why study online?

Our vision at WASA is to make wines and spirits education accessible and affordable. The online platform gives you the opportunity to access a vast amount of information and resources, form the comfort of your home or office. This not only makes learning convenient, but also gives you the luxury of learning at your own pace.

You do not require the physical presence of a sommelier or an expert educator to learn the theoretical aspects of this subject. In fact, our goal is to make sharing and accessing information swift and smooth, so that your learning process turns in to an experience. Check out our interactive maps, info graphics, illustrations and many more interesting features that will keep you tuned in!

What does the detailed curriculum include?

For more information about the detailed curriculum of the course offered by WASA, click here.

For more information about the detailed curriculum of the individual programs offered by regional organisations, click here.

What will the exam include?

The exam is comprised of the following:

  • In order to pass, you need to secure at least 75/100.
  • The exam will consist of a variety of question including objective type and pictorial questions.

How do I register for the course?

In order to register for the course, click here.
Fill out a simple registration form; pay the course fee in order to get your access to your account and course material.

Can I register for more than one course?

Yes, you can register for more than one course. We are working with our associates who offer advanced and specialized courses.

Do I get a certificate or degree upon completion of the course?

Upon completion of the specified criteria, you will be presented a Certificate of Completion endorsed by Wines and Spirits Academy (WASA). Our courses also bring accreditation from our mentors and advisors as well as regional wines and spirits associations.