WSET Level 2 Award in Wines and Spirits

A beginner to intermediate level qualification exploring wines and spirits for those working in the industry or wine and spirit enthusiasts.



  • Individuals looking for a core understanding in worldwide wine and spirits.

  • Appropriate for individuals in hospitality, retail and wholesale industries.

  • Valuable to any individual interested in learning about wine and spirits.


  • No previous study requirements. WSET Level 1 Award in Wines is not a prerequisite to taking WSET Level 2 Award in Wines and Spirits.

  • At least 21 years of age.

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You'll learn:

  • How wine is made

  • The factors that influence wine style

  • Characteristics of key white and black grape varieties

  • Important wine producing regions of the world where these grapes are grown

  • Production methods of sparkling, sweet and fortified wines

  • Label terminology

  • Food and wine pairing principles

  • Principle categories of spirits and liqueurs, and how they are made

  • How to taste wine using the WSET Level 2 Systematic Approach to Tasting Wine (SAT)

Class includes:

  • 17-hour program (16-hours of instruction and 1-hour exam)

  • WSET Level 2 Wine Study Kit

  • Guided tastings of over 45 wines

  • WSET Level 2 Wine exam - 50 multiple choice questions

You'll achieve:

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

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

           Specification                                                Level 2 Wines SAT


When, Where and How?

Classes fill up quickly! Enroll today to secure your seat.  
Classes limited to 16 people (Got a group? Contact us for rates for groups 5 or more)

Current Course Schedule:

WSET Level 2 Wine Evening Course - Starts 1/9/19 >

Starts: 1/9/19
Schedule: Wednesday, January 9-March 6, 2019 (6:00pm-8:00pm)
Duration: 9 weeks including exam
Exam: Wednesday, March 6, 2019 6:30-7:30pm
Last Day to Enroll: 1/2/19
Availability: Open

WSET Level 2 Wine Day Course - Starts 2/3/19 >

Starts: 2/3/19
Schedule: Sundays, February 3-February 17, 2019 (10:00am-5:15pm)
Duration: 3 weeks including exam
Exam: Sunday, February 17, 2019 4:00-5:00pm
Last Day to Enroll: 1/25/19
Availability: Open

WSET Level 2 Wine Day Course - Starts 4/14/19 >

Starts: 4/14/19
Schedule: Sundays, April 14-April 28, 2019 (10:00am-5:15pm)
Duration: 3 weeks including exam
Exam: Sunday, April 28, 2019 4:00-5:00pm
Last Day to Enroll: 4/5/19
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:  $795

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