WSET Wine Courses in The Hague

The Hague Centrum- at "In Het Koorenhuis"

WSET Wine Academy in The Hague

Hosted at the Koorenhuis, the iconic cultural center in the heart of the Hague. Our students enjoy to have a chat and a cup of coffee at the bar before joining our classes.

Choose your level of knowledge

wine course for beginner WINE students

WSET Level 1 Award in Wines

New to wine study? WSET 1 is an introductory wine course giving the fundamentals to start tasting wine systematically.

Learn and taste the most popular grape varieties and their wine styles. Study the principals to find the perfect wine and food match, know how to serve and store wines professionally.

WSET 1 at Eleanor Wine Academy:

  • One evening per week for 2 weeks
  • 1 Extra day for the Exam
  • 12 people max
  • Certified WSET Instructor
  • Course and exam in English

Note: The exam date can be changed, conditions apply


26 June- 03 July (Exam 11 July 2023)

12 September- 19 September (Exam 26 Sept 2023)

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WSET Level 2 Award in Wines

Regular at wine tastings? Raise your wine knowledge with the WSET 2. Explore 70 wine regions, learn about 30 grape varieties and their distinctive characteristics. Taste 6(+) wines in each class and write tasting notes professionally as a sommelier would do.

The price includes the study material (textbook, workbook and WSET SAT card, examination and course fee).

WSET 2 at Eleanor Wine Academy:

  • One evening per week for 6 weeks
  • 1 Extra day for the exam
  • 12 people max
  • Certified WSET Instructor
  • Course and exam in English

One Evening per week for 6 weeks + Exam day

Note: Exam date can be changed, conditions apply


06 June 2023 - 11 July 2023 (Exam 18 July 2023)

14 September - 19 October 2023 (Exam 27 October 2023)

02 November - 07 December (Exam 14 December 2023)

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wine course for advanced wine students

WSET Level 3 Award in Wines

Wine professional or serious wine lover?

WSET 3 takes your wine knowledge to a master level. Throughout the course, you'll study and be able to explain the factors accounting for the style, quality and price of the principal still, sparkling and fortified wines of the world. Taste 70+ different wine samples and styles, and obtain the highly regarded WSET 3 Wine Certification!

WSET 3 at Eleanor Wine Academy:

  • One evening per week for 10 weeks
  • 1 Extra day for the exam
  • 12 people max
  • Certified WSET Instructor
  • Course and exam in English

Exam date can be changed, conditions apply


September 2023, TBA

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Evening Courses

Our Qualified Wine Instructors in Den Haag

Hi, I'm Dennis, your WSET Level 1 & 2 educator

Dennis Doorakkers, is a straightforward Dutch guy in the international wine industry. He is a true all-rounder in the wine world. From teaching at Eleanor Wine Academy, writing on his own blog, creating content for wine organizations to being a consultant for an import company. With his exhausting passion and focus on new developments, he is the messenger for alternative packaging such as canned wine, he is a regular speaker at events and also judges for several years at international competitions in Europe and the United States. He applies his experience with enthusiasm in the lessons and takes students on an unforgettable wine discovery journey!

IG: vin0vita

Hi, I'm Margarita, your wset level 1 & 2 educator

"Humanity has never created more bonding product than wine. It is so much more than just alcoholic beverage, it's history, culture, craftsmanship, tradition. Wine is always a reflection of people who make it. 
It is also a perfect icebreaker for any occasion - everyone loves wine! "

After visiting +15 wine regions by far, and making friends with absolutely amazing people from all over the world connected via wine, Margarita is looking forward to sharing her knowledge, passion and findings with the students of the Eleanor Wine Academy.

As Margarita says: "Wine is the answer!" 

IG: rita_and_her_wines


Ankia hails from Cape Town, South Africa where she regularly frequented the vineyards of the Western Cape. Upon moving to the Netherlands in 2022 and after a career as a corporate lawyer, Ankia decided to pursue her true passion: wine and all things wine related of course! She passed her WSET Level 3 (tasting and theory with distinction) and she is currently a Diploma WSET Level 4 Award in Wines Student.   Ankia is excited to share her knowledge and passion with WSET Level 1 and Level 2 students. 

IG: ankia_p

Hi, I'm Zeh, your wset level 1-3 educator

After being in the Hospitality industry for over 15 years in Brazil, Zeh is exploring new steps in Dutch territories.

Being a fan of both new challenges and old wines - especially Riesling, obviously! - Zeh has reached for the Grand Slam of wine certifications. He is a DipWSET, a WSET Certified Educator, and a Certified Sommelier by the Court of Masters Sommeliers Americas. He is also a French, Italian, and Spanish Wine Scholar and sits currently as a student at Stage 01 of the Institute of Masters of Wine.

IG: zehlimafilho

Address in Den Haag

Course Venue
"Het Koorenhuis"
Prinsengracht 27
2512 EW, Den Haag
The Netherlands

Exam Venue
Amsterdamseweg 206
1182HL, Amstelveen
The Netherlands

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Location Den Haag

Our course venue in The Hague is located in Het Koorenhuis , the cultural hotpot of The Hague!

A spacious and bright environment where our students have the ideal conditions to taste a wide variety of quality wines.

Our team of experienced teachers would be delighted to welcome you in one of our evening courses.

We offer top quality wines during our courses, such as a Bordeaux Grand Cru Classé, top Burgundy, Barolo and many more!

Join the Eleanor Wine Academy and become WSET certified!