WSET Wine & Spirit Education Trust

WSET Level 2 Certification

Wine and Spirits

The WSET Level 2 Certifications are a beginner to intermediate level qualifications exploring wines and spirits, or spirits for those working in the industry or wine and spirit enthusiasts. Designed for individuals seeking a core understanding of wine or spirits these qualifications explores the major grape varieties, raw materials used for spirits, important wine regions or regions of production of spirits. You’ll learn about the styles of wines or spirits produced as well as key classifications and labeling terminology. Upon successful completion, you will receive a WSET certificate and lapel pin and will be able to use the associated WSET certified logo.



Course Graduates

WSET Level 2 Certifications

This qualification has a minimum requirement of 28 hours of study time, including 16 hours of classroom or online delivery time
Entry Requirements
  • Beginner to Intermediate


What you’ll learn
  • How wine and/or spirits are made
  • What factors influence wine and/or spirits style
  • The key white and black grape varieties and their characteristics (for the wine course only)
  • The important wine and/or spirits producing regions of the world
  • 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 and/or spirits style using the WSET Level 2 Systematic Approach to Tasting® (SAT)
  • Courses are offered in-person and online, however, exams must be taken in-person within 12 months of taking the course
  • All course materials and textbooks, including any test fees, are included.
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    WSET Level 2 – Five (5) Week Online Course

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