WSET (Wine and Spirit Education Foundation of Great Britain), the world's most influential wine and spirit education organization, has established more than 800 third-party teaching and examination centers in more than 70 countries since its founding in 1969, and the number of students exceeded the 100,000 mark for the first time in the 2018/2019 academic year.
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It is understood that more than a thousand employees of Zhang Yu have passed the WSET Level 2 exam at the Zhang Yu Pioneer Wine Training Institute. Wang Chunxia, the teaching director of the Zhang Yu Pioneer Wine Training Institute, believes that WSET is actually a very scientific and rigorous learning system: first, it helps you build a framework so that you can quickly enter the world of wine and spirits with a set of global common language, and then on top of this framework You can then rely on your own ability to supplement and expand your knowledge.
Zhang Yu Pioneer Wine Training Institute, formerly known as Zhang Yu Winemaking University founded in 1958, obtained the qualification of official authorized institution by WSET headquarters in 2015 and has set up nearly 100 teaching locations in Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Hangzhou, Chengdu, Shenyang, Shijiazhuang and other cities to carry out WSET sommelier certification course training. At present, there are 20 full-time instructors in the Zhang Yu Pioneer Wine Training Institute, among whom 3 are WSET Level 4 authorized instructors, 2 are WSET official blind tasting examiners, 3 are WSET Level 4 in-progress instructors, 5 are proficient in three languages, 8 have overseas study backgrounds in wine, and 11 have master"s degrees in wine. At the same time, Zhang Yu Pioneer Wine Training Institute also has a team of top international consultants, including John Salvi, World Master of Wine (MW), and Fonck Kammer, World Master Sommelier (MS).
According to the introduction, Zhang Yu Pioneer Wine Training Institute not only carries out WSET sommelier certification course training, but also provides training courses such as China Wine Industry Association National Level 3 Sommelier Certification and Chilean Wine Training Institute Certification, as well as sommelier and wine service skills certification courses developed by Zhang Yu Pioneer Wine Training Institute.