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Women of the Vine & Spirits (WOTVS) is an Approved Program Provider (APP) for the Wine & Spirit Education Trust® (WSET), offering online courses and exams for WSET Levels 1-2 Awards in Wines and Levels 1-2 Awards in Spirits.

WSET qualifications are globally recognized as the international standard in wine and spirit knowledge. They are designed for those who are just starting out in their careers, as well as established professionals, and the many enthusiasts who have a passion for wines and spirits.

Enrollment is open to women and men in the U.S.; WOTVS members and non-members.

WOTVS strongly believes that education, personal development, and business development are essential means of empowering and advancing women with the knowledge, skills and self-confidence necessary to thrive in the alcohol beverage industry. 


Why Take Your WSET Qualification with WOTVS?

Taking your WSET Qualifications with WOTVS offers a bevy of added benefits you cannot get at other online APPs

Complimentary Individual Membership with WOTVS

  • Non-Members: 
    • Complimentary 6-month Individual Membership to WOTVS with purchase of either Level 1 or Level 2 Qualification 
  • Current Individual Members:
    • Purchase of Level 1 Qualification: 6-months extended membership access added to your account
    • Purchase of Level 2 Qualification: 12-months extended membership access added to your account

Membership will be granted one week prior to the start of your course date.


Benefits provided with WOTVS Individual Membership

  • Job Board – access to current positions being offered by some of the leading alcohol beverage companies
  • ALL Live Chats, Master Classes, and Trainings available to Individual Members on topics including Personal Development, Education, Professional Development, Diversity, Equity & Inclusion, Networking, Mentorship: C-Suite Series Insights and others. 
  • Resource Library – including white pages and guides focused on best practices and industry specific topics
  • Membership Directory – access to our community of over 7000 industry professionals
  • Groups (Pride Alliance, POC Alliance, Brewers, Vine to Wine, Distillers, Entrepreneurs, etc.) – participate in specific conversations with other like-minded professionals

Additional Exclusive Benefits for WOTVS Students

  • Private Live Video Chats & Virtual Tastings with Industry Notables and WSET Educators/Certifed Professionals
  • Mentorship and Career Pathing Live Chats through the WSET and WOTVS Collaborative “Women to Watch” Series*
  • Networking Live Chat “check-ins” with current and past students
  • Curated "Recommended Tasting Samples" list, selected by WOTVS Corporate Members
  • Exclusive discounts and promotions from WOTVS Corporate Members including Coravin and Drizly.

*WOTVS Members are also invited to attend



Corporate Members
WOTVS Corporate Member companies receive additional benefits including discounts when purchasing enrollment for your employees. 

Contact Elizabeth Campbell Boyd at for more details.

Learn More and Sign Up for Courses Today!

Questions about enrolling, benefits or other?
Contact Kyndal Korsgaden at