Accessibility and bursaries

At WSET School London we strive to create an accessible and inclusive environment for all of our students and will make every reasonable attempt to provide support if you have additional access or educational needs.

Requirements will be assessed on an individual case-by-case basis. To discuss your needs please contact Student Services on +44 (0)20 7089 3841 or email

Reasonable adjustments

It is possible for students with additional needs to apply for reasonable adjustments in order to receive extended examination time. To request reasonable adjustment please contact our Student Services team. 

For the hearing impaired

All our classrooms have Hearing Loop technology installed. To discuss any additional needs for deaf or hard-of-hearing students please contact our Student Services team.

For the visually impaired

WSET School London is proud to have partnered with various charities to develop and offer the WSET Level 1 Award in Wines and the WSET Level 2 Award in Wines and Spirits for the visually impaired. For information about these courses or how our regular classes can accommodate visually impaired students please contact Student Services -

Building accessibility

WSET School London is situated at 39-45 Bermondsey Street. There is level access to the building from the street and every floor is accessible by a lift and stairs. There are two disabled toilets located on the first and second floors which can be accessed by the lift. Other toilets are located between levels and can only be accessed by the staircase. Classrooms are located on the first, second, third and fifth floors of the building.

If you have mobility needs, in the event of an emergency, you must inform your tutor, who will advise you of evacuation arrangements.

WSET UK bursary scheme

WSET operates a bursary scheme which is designed to help potential students in the UK who would otherwise be unable to take a WSET qualification due to financial hardship. Bursaries can be awarded to fund between 25% and 75% of the cost of any WSET qualification, depending on the individual circumstances of each applicant. Applications for funding under the WSET UK Bursary Scheme should be submitted by email to The applicant will then be advised of the full application process. All applications for funding under the WSET UK Bursary Scheme are subject to approval and are at the discretion of the WSET Board of Trustees.