WSET Level 2 Award in Spirits Online

A beginner to intermediate level qualification exploring spirits and liqueurs for those working in the industry or enthusiasts



  • Individuals seeking a comprehensive understanding of spirits and liqueurs

  • Individuals in hospitality, retail and wholesale industries

  • Individuals interested in learning about spirits and liqueurs


  • No previous study requirements. WSET Level 1 Award in Spirits is NOT a prerequisite in taking this class.

  • At least 21 years of age.



Learn about spirits through our 5-week WSET Level 2 Online study program that is flexible to work around your busy schedule. The WSET Level 2 Online course covers the same syllabus as the classroom course, but through a supported and interactive online classroom which allows you to study alongside your peers under the guidance of a dedicated educator. This is a five-week, instructor let online course with fixed start and end dates.

The course follows a weekly structure, but it allows the student to work ahead or catch up on activities and forums. There are no set times to log into the course as there are no live chats or webinars.

You'll learn:

  • How production methods affect the characteristics of spirits and liqueurs

  • Characteristics of the principal international spirits and liqueurs

  • How to describe spirits using the WSET Level 2 Systematic Approach to Tasting Spirits (SAT)

Class includes:

  • 5-week guided study (1-year course access)

  • WSET Level 2 Spirits Study Kit

  • WSET Level 2 Spirits exam - 50 multiple choice questions. Exams must be scheduled and taken in person at our Providence, RI Location

You'll achieve:

  • Successful candidates receive the WSET Level 2 Award in Spirits certificate and lapel pin.

System Requirements:

You will need access to a computer with the following minimum requirements: Firefox 25.0, Safari 6, Chrome 30.0 or other HTML5 compatible with Javascript and cookies enabled. Adobe Reader XI or equivalent. Adobe Flash Player 11. Internet access (broadband recommended).

For more information and full details on the course, please download the Specification below.

             Specification                             Level 2 Spirits SAT


When, Where and How?

Current Course Offerings:

WSET Level 2 Spirits Online Course - Starts 5/4/19 >

Starts: 5/4/19
Schedule: Saturday, May 4-June 7, 2019
Duration: 5-week guided study (1-year access)
Exam: Saturday, June 22, 2019 10:00-11:00am
Last Day to Enroll: 4/19/19
Availability: Open

WSET Level 2 Spirits Online Course - Starts 6/22/19 >

Starts: 6/22/19
Schedule: Saturday, June 22-July 26, 2019
Duration: 5-week guided study (1 year access)
Exam: Saturday, August 10, 2019 10:00-11:00am
Last Day to Enroll: 6/17/19
Availability: Open

Don't see a schedule that works? Check back often, new classes scheduled all the time!


60 Valley Street, Suite #105 - Providence, RI 02909 (Free parking available in the adjacent parking lot)

Tuition:  $550

Tuition includes all registration fees, study kit, guided online instruction and exam. Select "Enroll Now" to pay by Visa, MasterCard or American Express.  Please contact Spirited Grape at 401-632-0149 for alternative payment methods and group rates.

WSET Level 2 Award in Spirits ONLINE
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