|9am-6pm WSET Level 2 Award in Wines & Spirits|
9am-6pm WSET Level 2 Award in Wines & Spirits
WSET LEVEL 2 AWARD IN WINES & SPIRITS
The Level 2 Certificate in Wines & Spirits is designed to provide core knowledge of the wide range of wines and spirits around the world and to equip learners with the authority and confidence to make informed decisions in a wide variety of situations.
You will acquire a thorough understanding of the factors influencing the style, quality and price of wines from key wine producing regions of the world. You will also develop analytical tasting skills using the systematic approach to tasting as tasting will be part of the examinations.
This qualification is suitable for those with little previous experience.
You will need to successfully complete this course prior to starting the WSET Level 3 Advanced Course.
Number of Wines Tasted: Tasting includes a selection of key varietals featuring the true nuances of grapes
Wine Tasting: Taste & describe wines using the WSET Systematic Approach to Tasting
Food and Wine Matching: A guide to the key considerations when matching food & wine successfully
Wine Service and Storage: Learn the correct way to store & serve wine also to recognise common faults found in wines
Social Responsibility: A guide to sensible drinking
Labelling: Learn how to decode & understand labels
Influencing Factors: Study the factors influencing the style, quality & price of wine in the vineyard & winery
Grape Varieties: Learn about the styles of wines produced by the key international and regionally important grape varieties
Key white grape varieties: Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc, Riesling
Other varieties: Chenin Blanc, Gewurztraminer, Muscadet, Pinot Gris/Grigio, Semillon, Torrentes, Trebbiano & Verdicchio
Key black grape varieties: Cabernet Sauvignon, Grenache, Merlot, Pinot Noir, Syrah/Shiraz
Other varieties: Barbera, Carmenère, Gamay, Malbec, Montepulciano, Nebbiolo, Pinotage, Primitivo,Sangiovese, Tempranillo & Zinfandel
Key Wine-Producing Regions of the World: Learn about the main styles of wines from the key wine-producing regions. France, Germany, Italy, Spain, Portugal, USA, Argentina, Chile, Australia, New Zealand & South Africa
ILA FUNDING OF £200 IS ACCEPTED AS PART PAYMENT TOWARDS THIS COURSE. Please call to book if using ILA.
Are you an employer with a large group of staff? We can deliver this course in your venue at a time and pace that suits you. Call the team to find out more!