WSET® Level 2 Intermediate Course

Who It’s For:

Consumers who have a serious interest in wine and also professionals working in the wine and hospitality industries who want to expand their knowledge beyond the basics. No previous study required.

What You’ll Learn:

The characteristics of all the major, and several minor, grape varieties of the world, the styles of wine they produce and how to recognize them by the label. You’ll also learn how wine grapes are grown, how wine is made and the differences between the key sparkling, sweet and fortified wines and spirits of the world. And you will taste! You’ll learn proper tasting technique and practice with six wines each session.

Class Format:

16 hours of class time and a one-hour exam consisting of 50 multiple-choice questions.

What You’ll Achieve:

  • The ability to interpret labels of the major wines and spirits of the world.
  • An understanding of the principles of wine tasting and evaluating.
  • The knowledge to provide basic guidance on appropriate wine selection and service.
  • Successful candidates receive the WSET® Level 2 Award in Wines and Spirits.

Entrance Requirements:

1. At least 21 years of age AND
2. High School, College, or Post-Graduate diploma or transcript; OR
3. Letter of reference from a wine or spirits trade professional on company letterhead stating:
(1) That the prospective student is known to him/her personally, (2) That he/she is aware of the student’s knowledge of and interest in wine; and (3) That he/she believes the student is qualified to pursue structured study of wine and spirits.

Pricing for the WSET® Level 2 Intermediate Course in Wines and Spirits:

Registration Fee: $52.00
Exam: $185.00
Study Kit: $103.43
Tuition: $522.00
Total: $862.43

Discounted fees are available to Teaching Assistants. These positions are limited in number and are granted at the discretion of the International Wine Center. To apply, fill out the application and email it to operations@internationalwinecenter.com

The WSET® Level 2 Intermediate Course in Wines and Spirits adheres to the Quarter-Based Refund Policy. For details see our policy.

Following are current in-session and upcoming classes. If you don’t see a class that fits your schedule, check back soon; new classes are constantly being added!

Classes fill up quickly! Please be sure to sign up early. It is best to have a second course date in mind when signing up, in case your number one choice is full.

Current Course Offerings

  • WSET Level 2 Intermediate Course IC 219    Starts 02/07/2019

    Starts: 02/07/2019
    Schedule: Thursdays, February 7th - April 4th, 6pm - 8pm
    Location: 350 7th Ave. (b/w 29th and 30th Street), Suite 1201
    Exam: 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM, Thursday, April 4th. If you are unable to take the exam April 4th, you may withdraw without penalty by March 12th. After March 12th, a fee will apply to reschedule. You have 12 months from the course start date to sit the exam.
    Availability: Class Full

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    Dates and topics subject to change.

  • WSET Level 2 Intermediate Course IC 319    Starts 02/05/2019

    Starts: 02/05/2019
    Schedule: Tuesdays, February 5th - March 26th, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Location: 350 7th Ave. (b/w 29th and 30th Street), Suite 1201
    Exam: 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM, Tuesday, April 2nd. If you are unable to take the exam April 2nd, you may withdraw without penalty by March 15th. After March 15th, a fee will apply to reschedule. You have 12 months from the course start date to sit the exam.
    Availability: Class Full

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    Dates and topics subject to change.

  • WSET Level 2 Intermediate Course IC 519    Starts 02/20/2019

    Starts: 02/20/2019
    Schedule: Wednesdays, February 20th - April 10th, 6:00pm to 8:00pm
    Location: 350 7th Ave. (b/w 29th and 30th Street), Suite 1201
    Exam: 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM, Wednesday, April 17th. If you are unable to take the exam April 17th, you may withdraw without penalty by April 1st. After April 1st, a fee will apply to reschedule. You have 12 months from the course start date to sit the exam.
    Availability: Class Full

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  • WSET Level 2 Intermediate Course IC 619 AM    Starts 03/05/2019

    Starts: 03/05/2019
    Schedule: Tuesdays, March 5th - April 23rd, 10:00am - 12:00pm
    Location: 350 7th Ave. (b/w 29th and 30th Street), Suite 1201
    Exam: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM, Tuesday, April 30th. If you are unable to take the exam April 30th, you may withdraw without penalty by April 12th. After April 12th, a fee will apply to reschedule. You have 12 months from the course start date to sit the exam.
    Availability: Open for Registration

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  • WSET Level 2 Intermediate Course IC 819 INT    Starts 03/29/2019

    Starts: 03/29/2019
    Schedule: Friday - Sunday, March 29-31, 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
    Location: 350 7th Ave. (b/w 29th and 30th Street), Suite 1201
    Exam: 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM, Thursday, April 4th. If you are unable to take the exam March 31st, you may withdraw without penalty by March 13th. After March 13th, a fee will apply to reschedule. You have 12 months from the course start date to sit the exam.
    Availability: Open for Registration

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  • WSET Level 2 Intermediate Course IC 719    Starts 03/28/2019

    Starts: 03/28/2019
    Schedule: Thursdays, March 28 - May 23, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    Location: 350 7th Ave. (b/w 29th and 30th Street), Suite 1201
    Exam: 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM, Thursday, May 23. If you are unable to take the exam May 23, you may withdraw without penalty by May 7. After May 7, a fee will apply to reschedule. You have 12 months from the course start date to sit the exam.
    Availability: Open for Registration

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  • WSET Level 2 Intermediate Course IC 919    Starts 04/29/2019

    Starts: 04/29/2019
    Schedule: Mondays, April 29 - July 1 - 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    Location: 350 7th Ave. (b/w 29th and 30th Street), Suite 1201
    Exam: 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM, Monday, July 1. If you are unable to take the exam July 1, you may withdraw without penalty by June 12. After June 12, a fee will apply to reschedule. You have 12 months from the course start date to sit the exam.
    Availability: Open for Registration

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    No class on Memorial Day, May 27, 2019.

    Dates and topics subject to change.