WSET Level 2 Award in Wines and Spirits - Online Course

WSET Level 2 Award in Wines and Spirits - Online Course

595.00

A beginner to intermediate level qualification exploring wines and spirits for those working in the industry or wine and spirit enthusiasts. For individuals seeking a core understanding of wines, this qualification explores the major grape varieties and important wine regions in which they are grown. You’ll learn about the styles of wines produced from these grapes as well as key classifications and labelling terminology. A basic overview of the key categories of spirits and liqueurs will also be provided. Upon successful completion you will receive a WSET certificate and lapel pin, and will be able to use the associated WSET certified logo.

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Prerequisites

  • There are no prerequisites for WSET Level 2 Wines and Spirits

  • WSET Level 1 Wines and/or WSET Level 1 Spirits are recommended

Course Structure

  • 5 weeks online guided study

  • Minimum requirement of 28 hours of study time, including 16 hours online learning time

What you’ll learn:

  • How wine is made

  • What factors influence wine style

  • The key white and black grape varieties and their characteristics

  • The important wine-producing regions of the world in which these grapes are grown

  • The production of sparkling, sweet, and fortified wines

  • Label terminology

  • Food and wine pairing principles

  • The principal categories of spirits and liqueurs, and how they are made

  • How to describe wine using the WSET Level 2 Systematic Approach to Tasting Wine® (SAT)

Exam Details

  • Closed book exam

  • 50 multiple-choice questions

  • Exam scheduled after registering

What’s included

  • WSET Study guide

  • WSET Systematic Approach to Tasting Wine® (SAT) guide

  • Upon successful completion you will receive a WSET certificate and lapel pin.

For further information on this course please see the official WSET specification