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WSET Level 2 AND One-Year Free Membership?

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Register for WSET Level 2 by October 16 and receive ONE YEAR NVWA Membership for FREE!

If you’ve been considering WSET Level 2 certification, now is your chance to…

Select from these options before this offer ends at midnight on October 16!

Membership Key with Wine Education on Demand

NVWA Membership is ideal for helping WSET students overcome learning roadblocks like:

Imagine sitting down at the holiday table this year, toasting your new WSET Level 2 certification… knowing you have everything you need to make 2023 YOUR year.

What do you need to know about Level 2 in Wines?

WSET Level 2 Wine
  • The easiest way to explain Level 2 is that you’re “zooming in” on the major wine regions of the world. You’ll not only understand the characteristics of Chardonnay, but the differences between Chardonnay produced in Burgundy vs. Napa.
  • This is a five-week, self-paced course with a fixed start/end date. However you will have 12 months of access to the online learning material, providing you the flexibility to study wine in a way that fits your schedule.
  • To earn the WSET Level 2 Award in Wines, you will need to pass the exam with 50 multiple-choice questions. The proctored exam can be taken EITHER online or in-person within 12-months from the time of your enrollment at one of our school locations across the U.S. For more info CLICK HERE.

Select from these options before this offer ends at midnight on October 16!

LEVEL 2 Wines Online – The Nitty Gritty

SCHEDULE: Our unique, online program is largely self-paced and accessible 24/7 with videos, hands-on experiments, online activities and interactive quizzes led by WSET certified educators from our award-winning school. The only ‘scheduled’ lessons are the live online (Zoom) webinars and homework submission and feedback during the 5-week instructor-led course.

CHOOSE the 5 week Instructor-led course that works for you. Link to the WEBINAR SCHEDULE on the product page to help make your decision. These hour-long lessons (via Zoom) are live tasting webinars and lectures set up by your WSET instructor. If you miss the scheduled sessions, watch the recorded version posted in the “WEBINAR” module in the online course.

COMMUNICATE and taste wine with your instructor during your five-week course and interact with your fellow students through discussions and our online community.

ACCESS the course material for 12 months so you can keep studying following the instructor-led portion till your selected exam date.

WINE KIT:  We’ve included a 12 bottle (100 ml) wine tasting kit with the course (additional shipping of $25 is applied at checkout for students in our shippable states).

Students will receive a 12-wine kit which includes key samples for learning. It is recommended that other samples are self-purchased to augment learning. The full list of WSET-recommended tasting samples are listed in the Specification document which is included in your online course materials.

We are able to have wine kits shipped to the following states ONLY: AL, AZ, CA, CO, FL, GA, ID, IL, IN, IA, KS, KY, LA, MD, ME, MA, MN, MO, MT, NE, NH, NV, NM, NY, NC, ND, OH, OK, OR, PA, SC, TN, TX, VA, WA, WI, WY, and Wash DC.

NO SHIP LOCATIONS: International, AK, AR, CT, DE, HI, MI, MS, NJ, RI, SD, UT, VT, and WV.

Live in a State or Country we can’t ship wine to?  We invite students in these locations to source similar or equivalent wines locally.  We assist you by including a list of wine options in our WINE KIT info found inside your course.

STUDY MATERIALS:  The WSET Level 2 Wines course is supported by a study guide and workbook.  We ship out hard copy study packs to students within the continental US upon enrollment.  International students are given access to an eBook online version via the WSET Global online portal (not downloadable or printable). Ebooks are accessible for 1 year through WSET Global portal.

We are happy to accommodate students wanting hardcopy options via reliable shipping channels with proven addresses. All additional fees are payable by the student and receipt only guaranteed through the Shipper (UPS, DHL, FEDEX). Contact us with a preferred shipper and address if you wish to purchase a hardcopy version.  We will vet shipping prices and time estimates best suited for delivery.

RECOMMENDED STUDY HOURS needed to pass the exam with distinction is 28 hours (17 Guided Learning Hours and 11 hours of Private Study).

EXAM is timed with 50 multiple choice questions and can be done online.  Multiple exam dates are available so you can  schedule one that works best for you within one year of the course start date.  Additional fees may  apply with changing your exam date. Exam cost is included with the course and you can register for the exam inside your course.

WANT MORE HELP? We’ve got you covered! Additional study materials are available free on our Resources section of this website with free videos, webinars and online tastings. We also offer individual coaching with our experts!

PREREQUISITE: This is an intermediate course. WSET Level 1 in Wine is not required prior to taking WSET Level 2 if you have foundational wine knowledge and/or you actively work in the wine industry and have a basic understanding of wine and wine-making.


Cancellations of confirmed in-person course enrollments and workshops are accepted up to 60 days before the start of the course. An administration fee of $50 plus the full cost of the study materials and exam fees will be deducted, and the remainder of the course fee refunded to the payee. Separate WSET exam cancellation/transfer rules apply.
Transfers of a confirmed enrollment to another course are accepted 60 days before the course start date with an administration fee of $50.

Cancellations less than 60 days before the in-person course start date or course no shows forfeit any refund/transfer options unless students can provide medical documentation. If medical documentation is provided, students can be transferred to a later course. No refunds will be applied.

Course Transfers cannot be carried forward to the next academic year (which commenced on January 1).

Students are highly encouraged to purchase separate travel insurance.

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Your WSET Level 3 exam will take place on

March 19, 2023 at 10:00 AM (Eastern)


1207 S Howard Ave,

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January 22, 2023 at 10:00 AM (Pacific)


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