For individuals seeking to delve deeper into the world of wines, this qualification provides a detailed understanding of grape growing and wine making. Upon completion you will be able to assess wines accurately, and use your understanding to confidently explain wine style and quality. Upon successful completion you will receive a WSET certificate and lapel pin, and will be able to use the associated WSET certified logo.

It is recommended to hold the WSET® Level 2 Award in Wines or can demonstrate the equivalent level of knowledge. 


Unit 1

- The key factors in the production of wine: location, grape growing, winemaking, maturation and bottling

- How these key factors influence the key characteristics of the principal

              - still wines of the world

              - sparkling wines of the world

              - fortified wines of the world

- How to apply your understanding to explain wine style and quality

Unit 2

- How to taste wines, describe their characteristics and evaluate their quality, using the WSET Level 3 Systematic Approach to Tasting Wine® (SAT)

Download Level 3 Award in Wine Specification here.

This qualification has a minimum requirement of 84 hours of study time, including 32.5 hours of classroom with a WSET course provider (includes 2.5-hour examination)

 Unit 1 is assessed by a theory exam: closed-book exam with combinations of multiple questions and short-written answer question (2 hours) 

Unit 2 is assessed by two blind tasting of two wines (30mins)

Day 1: Sunday, December 3rd, from 9 to 6 pm

Day 2: Saturday, December 9th, from 9 to 6 pm

Day 3: Sunday, December 10th, from 9 to 6 pm

Day 4: Saturday, December 16th, from 9 to 6 pm

Exam: Sunday, February 18th, from 10 to 12.50 pm

Outram Park

$2278 nett

(includes all study materials, wine samples, tuition & examination)

Check our T&C.

For more information, contact us at wset@galiena.sg.


Who is the educator? 

Galiena is currently working with Grace Gu.

The trainers are wine professionals with excellent educational experience. All trainers are accredited by the WSET.

Does Galiena eligible for SSG grant from the government? 

We currently do not subsidise any government aids at the moment.

What are the entry requirements? 

Level 1: There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

Level 2: There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

Level 3: It is recommended that you hold the WSET Level 2 Award in Wines or can demonstrate the equivalent level of knowledge. 

How do I get to Galiena? 

By MRT: Outram Park Station, Exit H

Parking Options: Street parking is available along Bukit Pasoh Road and Teo Hong Road

Please note that Galiena does not provide complimentary parking.

Collection of Study Packs

By collection at our office.

Level 1 course materials are provided to students on the first day of the course.

For Level 2 and 3, it is highly recommended to collect your study material in advance before the course commencement for pre-reading. If you would like to do so, full payment is required before collection can be arranged. Otherwise, study packs will be given on the first day of the course.

If I miss a class, can I make it up?

No, we do not offer make-up classes.

Can I postpone my exam?

You have the possibility to postpone your exam free of charge up to 3 weeks before the date. After this time, a fee is charged by the WSET for postponing the exam.

When are we getting our result? 

Galiena will inform each participant of their results via email once we have received the gradelist from WSET Global. Your certificates and badge will arrive at a later date, and you will be advised of the collection details once we have received them. 

Gradelist is issued based on the following timeline:

Level 1: 10 weeks from the assessment date

Level 2: 10 weeks from the assessment date

Level 3: 12 weeks from the assessment date

How do I receive my certificate and pin? 

By collection at our office. Candidates will have to bear admin & postage charges of $20 SGD if they request their certificates and pins to be mailed to them via registered post.

What if I failed the exam? 

Don’t worry, you can retake your exam with a re-sit fee. 

Please contact us to check the availabilities.  

Vaccination policy 

Due to the current government regulations, you are kindly required to be fully vaccinated (2nd dose received at least two weeks prior to the class) or to present a valid negative Covid-19 PCR test (must be taken within 24 hours before each day of class). The educator will check your certification before the beginning of the course. If no proof can be provided, unfortunately, we will not be able to accept you in this class.

Please note that self-administered PCR tests will not be accepted. The Covid-19 PCR test must be taken at a MOH-approved test provider.