Wine Education @ QCWT

The College holds courses and workshops that enable students to study towards both National and International qualifications in the Wine Service Industry. Specifically, the College offers a WSET (Wine & Spirit Education Trust) Level 1 Foundation Certificate in Wines.  This internationally recognised qualification provides students with entry level knowledge and skills to commence working within the wine service industry.



The Queensland College of Wine Tourism has joined an illustrious list of WSET providers both in Australia and overseas.

The course covers topics such as main wine styles of the world, main wine grape varieties, storing and serving wine, writing tasting notes and food and wine matching.


Queensland College of Wine Tourism - Wine & Spirit Education Trust Approved Programme Provider

The course also covers the social, health, safety and legal issues regarding wine consumption.

QCWT offers the Level 1 course face to face and can assist students wishing to complete Level 2 with online enrolment and other support.

Video - WSET Delivery 13th & 14th July 2012

Click here for vision of WSET Level 1 Award delivery - 13th and 14th July 2012 at Lismore & Gold coast for Southern Cross University.

UQ Wine Immersion Program at QCWT including WSET Level 1

Additional Information

Considering a career in Hospitality? Or are you wanting to take the next level in your bar tending career? Did you know that the Wine and Spirit Education Trust, or WSET, Level 1 and 2 is the leading international sommelier qualification? <more>

Please click here for WSET Level 1 Brochure

Please click here for WSET Level 2 Brochure

Peter Orr
Manager, Oenology, Education & Training
Queensland College of Wine Tourism
22 Caves Road, Stanthorpe  QLD 4380
Phone:  07 4685 5050