WSET Level 2 Award in Wines Brighton Fridays
3 Full Days - Fridays 8th, 15th and 22nd Jan 2020
The WSET Level 2 Award in Wines is a beginner to intermediate level qualification exploring wines, suitable for industry professionals and wine enthusiasts.
This qualification is intended for beginners wishing to learn about a wide range of wines or those seeking to build on the introductory knowledge gained with the WSET Level 1 Award in Wines. You’ll gain knowledge of the principal and regionally important grape varieties of the world, the regions in which they are grown, and the styles of wine they produce. Through a combination of tasting and theory, you’ll explore the factors that impact style and quality and learn how to describe these wines with confidence.
The course covers the following topics:
How to taste and describe wine using the WSET Level 2 Systematic Approach to Tasting Wine®(SAT)
How environmental factors, grape-growing, winemaking and maturation options influence the style and quality of wines made from eight principal grape varieties:
- Pinot Grigio/Gris
- Sauvignon Blanc
- Cabernet Sauvignon
- Pinot Noir
The style and quality of wines:
made from 22 regionally important grape varieties
produced in over 70 geographical indications (GIs) around the world
How grape varieties and winemaking processes influence key styles of:
- Sparkling wines
- Fortified wines
Key labelling terms used to indicate origin, style and quality
Principles and processes involved in the storage and service of wine
Principles of food and wine pairing
Not sure exactly what is covered in the Level 2 Course?
This WSET Level 2 in Wines Course runs on 3 x Fridays (9.30am-4.30pm) on Fridays 8th, 15th and 22nd May 2020. 11 hours of additional private study is also recommended for this course. The Examination is 50 multiple choice questions, and lasts one hour. It will be taken during the afternoon on Fri 22nd May 2020.
Candidates must be registered by Wed 6th May 2020.
The Fee of £395.00 includes
- WSET course materials incl; Course manual, Study Guide, Specification booklet and SAT ® Tasting Card
- 25+ delicious wines
- 3 days of professional WSET tuition by a WSET Certified tutor
- We teach you the WSET Level 2 Systematic Approach to Tasting Wine ®
- This will enable you to analyse wines objectively and consistently
- Examination fees / internationally-recognised certificate
Places remaining: 12
Course Date/Time: Fri 8th May 2020 at 9.30am - 4.30pm
Duration: 3 x 7 hours
Venue: Hotel du Vin, 2 Ship Street, Brighton BN1 1AD