WSET’s Level 2 Award in Wines is a beginner- to intermediate-level qualification
exploring wines, suitable for industry professionals and wine enthusiasts.
Upon successful completion you will receive a WSET certificate and pin, and will
be able to use to the use the associated WSET certified logo.
– HOW ENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS, GRAPE-GROWING,
WINEMAKING AND MATURATION OPTIONS INFLUENCE THE STYLE
AND QUALITY OF WINES MADE FROM PRINCIPAL GRAPE VARIETIES
– THE STYLE AND QUALITY OF WINES MADE FROM 22
REGIONALLY IMPORTANT GRAPE VARIETIES AND PRODUCED IN OVER
70 GEOGRAPHICAL INDICATIONS (GIS) AROUND THE WORLD
– HOW GRAPE VARIETIES AND WINEMAKING PROCESSES
INFLUENCE KEY STYLES OF SPARKLING AND FORTIFIED WINES
-KEY LABELLING TERMS USED TO INDICATE ORIGIN, STYLE AND
– PRINCIPLES AND PROCESSES INVOLVED IN THE STORAGE AND
SERVICE OF WINE
– PRINCIPLES OF FOOD AND WINE PAIRING
-HOW TO TASTE AND DESCRIBE WINE USING THE WSET LEVEL 2
SYSTEMATIC APPROACH TO TASTING WINE®(SAT)
This qualifcation has a minimum requirement of six guided learning hours with a WSET
Assessment is by a closed-book exam of 30 multiple-choice questions.
A note 55% is required pass.