Discover Wine and Spirits Academy, San Francisco (‘DWSA’)


WSET advises that with effect from today, 1 August 2017, Discover Wine and Spirits Academy of San Francisco, California is not approved to offer WSET programmes of study or deliver assessments leading to WSET qualifications.

  • If you have successfully completed your studies with DWSA and received a WSET Awards certificate you need take no further action. Your WSET qualification is unaffected.
  • If you have recently taken a WSET assessment at DWSA and are waiting for your results, you need take no further action. WSET Awards will issue your results to you directly, using the email address you provided on enrolment. Successful candidates will then be asked to provide a postal address to which certificates can be sent.
  • If you are a current DWSA student, please contact for further information and advice on next steps. 
  • If you are looking to enrol on a WSET course in California, please visit the “Where to Study” for details of alternative course providers.