WSET Level 2 Award in Wines

Level Two for those people who have a basic understand and at a beginners to

intermediate level of wine knowledge. For those seeking a deeper knowledge of wine.

Course Dates

The course runs over three full days

Tuesday 19th September 2017

Tuesday 26th September 2017

3rd October 2017

01934 708312 or email

Cost: £325.00

The Wine Shop, Winscombe decided to become an approved programme provider (APP) as these are the qualifications we feel are the leading educational body in the world of wine and spirits. All of our tutors that teach the WSET courses have been through the WSET training. We understand what is involved and what is expected from the teaching aspect as well as learning to ensure you learn the course content and pass the exams.

What will I 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)

How long is Level Two?

Guided tutored time is 16 hours, this will take place on either three full days or eight of two hour evening sessions.

Is there an exam

Yes, Yes, a 50 multiply choice style of exam.

Do I have to take the exam?

Yes, to attend the course you have to take the exam.

What will I gain?

Once you have passed your exam you will be awarded with Level Two Award in Wine certificate, a WSET lapel pin and be able to use the WSET associated logo. This is a globally recognised qualification.