WSET Level 2 Award in Wines Course and Examination
- Introduction to Wine Tasting, Pairing, Storage & Service
Learn to taste and describe wines using the WSET Systematic Approach to Tasting. Discover the key considerations when pairing food and wine successfully. Learn the processes and principles of wine storage and service.
- Factors Influencing Style, Quality & Price
Study the factors influencing the style, quality and price of wine in the vineyard and winery. Discover how to decode and understand labels.
- White Grape Varieties
Learn about the characteristics and styles of wines produced from the main white grape varieties and the regions producing them.
- Black Grape Varieties
Learn about the characteristics and styles of wines produced from the main black grape varieties and the regions producing them.
- Sparkling, Sweet and Fortified Wines
Learn about the various methods for making Sparkling, Sweet and Fortified Wine, the resulting wine styles and the regions producing them.
For more information and full details on the course requirements, please download the Level 2 Wines Specification here.
Please scroll down and use the form on this page to choose your course dates.
The exam follows the end of class on the last day of the course.
Price and shipping:
$815 plus $67.24 sales tax (8.25%) includes all wines to be tasted, study materials, administration and exam fees.
A shipping fee of $15 is added for the print-book option. There is no shipping charge if you choose the e-book option.
To see the exam re-sit fees, please scroll down to the end of this page.
310 Sunset Ave
Dallas, TX 75208
You can pay and register for this course by filling out the form and paying below. Your payment (other than any shipping charges and $100 if the course materials have been sent or issued to you) is refundable until 16 days prior to the course start date except. Refund requests must be received via email (firstname.lastname@example.org) within this time frame. No refunds will be issued for cancellation notices after this date. If you’d like to pay with an alternative method, please send an email to: email@example.com.
Fees and requirements for Level 2 Exam re-take on a date where an exam is already scheduled
Registration Deadline: At least 15 business days prior to exam date. After the registration deadline, all exam orders are final.
Rescheduling/Resit Fee: $130.00 plus tax (For students who took the course at Dallas Wine Education Center and failed a previous exam.)
Online Exam: $175.00 plus tax
Postponement Period: Students have 12 months from the start of their course to sit the exam; thereafter another exam fee applies.
Private Exam: Proctor fees in addition to exam fees apply. Send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule a private exam and inquire about the related exam fees.