The Whisky Ambassador 1 Day (In-Person)

Course Fees

MYR 1950 nett per person

What you get and what is included:

  • The Whisky Ambassador - Study Pack (Workbook + Textbook)*
  • Samples for tasting during curriculum
  • One sitting of examination (subsequent re-sits chargeable)

*If applicable / provided by education principal

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Upcoming Course Dates

  • The Whisky Ambassador 1 DAY (In-Person)
    • [Johor Bahru] Saturday Lesson @ Flowever (25th May 2024)
      Course Name: Whisky Ambassador Location: Flowever, JB Address: A-01-35, PUSAT PERDAGANGAN EKOFLORA, Jln Ekoflora 7/3, TAMAN EKOFLORA, 81100 Johor Bahru, Johor, Malaysia Date: 25 May 2024 Time: 9.30am-5pm Amount of pax: 10 slots
      May 25, 2024
      9:30 am - 5:00 pm
    • [Penang] Saturday Lesson @ Yue (8th Jun 2024)
      Course Name: Whisky Ambassador Location: Yue, Penang Address: 93, Jalan Irving, 10400 George Town, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia Date: 8 June 2024 Time: 9.30am to 5pm Amount of pax : 10 slots
      June 8, 2024
      9:30 am - 5:00 pm

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About this course:

This training program is the first of its kind to be accredited, focusing specifically on whisky.

It offers an engaging and interactive experience for those in the licensed trade, equipping them with the necessary knowledge, skills, and confidence to communicate effectively with customers about Scotland's iconic national drink.

By providing staff with this expertise, the customer experience is enhanced, ultimately leading to an increase in sales revenue.

Course objective:

The candidate will:

– Understand why Whisky is unique, and the production areas in Scotland.

– Be able to provide appropriate service for Whiskies.

– Gain knowledge and skills to confidently recommend, sell and up-sell Whiskies.

Course Outline:

The Whisky Ambassador 1 Day Program covers:

  • Whisky by Numbers
  • The Basics – History, Geography, Production
  • Glassware, Presentation and Sales
  • Nosing and Tasting
  • Drink Less. Drink Better
  • Mixers and Cocktails
  • Other World Whiskies

Who should attend:

– Professionals, Service, Executive staffs from F&B establishments, Hotels & Hospitality industries retailers / distributors / importers / exporters dealing with wine & spirits

– Individuals with keen interest in whiskies

– Individuals seeking a career in the F&B, wines & spirits and retail industries


7 hours (Same day examination)

Course assessment:

-30 multiple-choice questions
-Blind tasting of 4 Whiskies

Candidate must achieve a minimum of 21 questions and 2 whiskies correct in 45 minutes.

Entry Requirements:

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.
You must be of legal drinking age to participate in any alcohol tasting.
However, this is not a barrier to successfully completing the qualification.


Upon successful completion of the course, a certificate suitable for framing and a lapel pin from The Whisky Ambassador will be awarded.

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