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WSET LEVEL 2 AWARD IN WINES

PRE COURSE REQUIREMENTS

  • No previous knowledge or qualifications required.  Please note: it is NOT necessary to hold the WSET Level 1 certificate.

RECOMMENDED STUDY HOURS

  • 28 hours in total.  (Classroom Courses: 14 Classroom Hours and 14 Home Study Hours)

COURSE RESOURCES

  • WSET Studypack -  Textbook & Workbook, SAT Tasting Card

  • Online Learning Support including Mock Assessments and feedback.

  • Tutor Support

  • Classroom: Wine Samples

Overview

The WSET Level 2 Award in Wines is a comprehensive introduction to the world of wines.  The course is designed to introduce the major grape varieties used to make quality wine throughout the world's wine regions.

The syllabus covers grape growing and wine making techniques, storage and service of wine together with a focus on food and wine pairing.  Tasting is a key feature of the course and you will learn how to taste wine according the the WSET Systematic Approach to Tasting. 

Click here for the full WSET Course Specification

Learning Outcomes

  1. Understand the environmental influences and grape-growing options in the vineyard and how these will impact the style and quality of wine.
  2. Understand how winemaking and bottle ageing influence the style and quality of wine. 
  3. Understand how environmental influences, grape-growing options, winemaking and bottle ageing influence the style and quality of wines made from the principal grape varieties. 
  4. Know the style and quality of wines produced from regionally important black and white grape varieties.
  5. Understand how the production process can influence the styles of sparkling and fortified wines. 
  6. Understand the key principles and processes involved in the storage and service of wine, and in the pairing of food and wine.

Core Subject Areas:

  1. Storage and Service of Wine, Tasting Technique & Wine Faults, Food & Wine Matching
  2. Grape Growing & Wine Making, Wine Labels
  3. Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc & Riesling
  4. Pinot Noir, Cabernet Sauvignon & Merlot
  5. Other White Grape Varieties
  6. Other Black Grape Varieties
  7. Italian Grapes and Wines
  8. Sparkling and Fortified Wine

Distance Learning (Online) Course   

Start anytime and study online at your own pace and sit your exam online or at one of our Exam Centres.  The subject areas are delivered over 8 Modules which contain tutorials, tasting videos, fact sheets, quizzes and a mock assessment module.  Payment details are on the booking form and it is possible to arrange payment by instalments.

Distance Learning Course Fee - £245.00 

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Classroom Course

Classroom Course - £410.00 - see Events Calendar for upcoming courses

The course is delivered in small groups in a relaxed home-based classroom environment in Sutton Coldfield, occasionally joined by Charlie the Wine Dog.  The course is delivered over 4 days where we look at the course content and sample corresponding wines.  Tea and coffee are provided, please bring a packed lunch with you.

The Exam consists of a 50 multiple choice paper in a 60 minute timeframe.  Results are issued approximately 2 weeks after the exam date.  Exams are sat on Day 4 or can be arranged at an alternative date to suit your study schedule.

Classroom students will have access to our exclusive WSET Level 2 online support course containing practice multiple choice questions and mock assessments.  Due to the tasting element of the classroom courses, all attendees must be aged over 18.

To discuss your requirements or book a course directly, please  contact us on 07804 494083 or email info@thewinewisecompany.com



Data Protection & Privacy Policy: A candidate’s personal data will only be collected from The Wine Wise Company in the context of examination registrations and/or certification claims. It will not be used by The Wine Wise Company or WSET Awards other than for the administration of the examinations process, conducting assessments and certifying results.  A full copy of The Wine Wise Company's Data Protection and Privacy Policy will be distributed during the booking process.


Please contact us at anytime to learn more about the course and to discuss your requirements.  

Tel: 07804 494083

Email:  info@thewinewisecompany.com

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