WSET Level 2 Award in Spirits

A beginner to intermediate level qualification exploring spirits and liqueurs.



  • 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.
  • At least 21 years of age.


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:

  • 20 hour program (19 hours of instruction and 1 hour exam)
  • WSET Level 2 Spirits Study Guide
  • Spirit Tastings
  • WSET Level 2 Spirits exam -  50 multiple choice questions

You'll achieve:

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

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

             Specification                             Level 2 Spirits SAT


When, Where and How?

3 consecutive day course - 9:00am to 5:00pm 

Next class: TBD

5 week evening course (1 day a week) - 5:00pm to 9:00pm 

Next class: TBD

Classes limited to 20 people


Providence Marriott Downtown - One Orms Street - Providence, RI 02904

Tuition:  $900

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