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: $175.00
Study Kit: $92.54
Tuition: $522.00
Total: $841.54

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 217    Starts 01/23/2017

    Starts: 01/23/2017
    Schedule: Mondays, January 23rd - March 20th, 6pm - 8pm
    Location: 350 7th Ave. (b/w 29th and 30th Street), Suite 1201
    Exam: 6:00 - 7:00 PM, Monday, March 27. If you are unable to take the exam March 27, you may withdraw without penalty by March 8. After March 8, 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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    No class on February 20th.

  • WSET Level 2 Intermediate Course IC 417    Starts 02/16/2017

    Starts: 02/16/2017
    Schedule: Thursdays, February 16th - April 6th, 6pm - 8pm
    Location: 350 7th Ave. (b/w 29th and 30th Street), Suite 1201
    Exam: 6:00 - 7:00 PM, Thursday, April 13. If you are unable to take the exam April 13, you may withdraw without penalty by March 27. After March 27, 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 317 AM    Starts 03/01/2017

    Starts: 03/01/2017
    Schedule: Wednesdays, March 1st - May 3rd, 10am - 12pm
    Location: 350 7th Ave. (b/w 29th and 30th Street), Suite 1201
    Exam: 10:00 - 11:00 AM, Wednesday, May 10. If you are unable to take the exam May 10, you may withdraw without penalty by April 21. After April 21, 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 classes on March 8th and April 26th

  • WSET Level 2 Intermediate Course IC 517    Starts 03/28/2017

    Starts: 03/28/2017
    Schedule: Tuesdays, March 28th - May 23rd, 6pm - 8pm
    Location: 350 7th Ave. (b/w 29th and 30th Street), Suite 1201
    Exam: 6:00 - 7:00 PM, Tuesday, May 30. If you are unable to take the exam May 30, you may withdraw without penalty by May 11. After May 11, 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 April 25th

  • WSET Level 2 Intermediate Course IC 617    Starts 04/03/2017

    Starts: 04/03/2017
    Schedule: Mondays, April 3rd - June 12th, 6pm - 8pm
    Location: 350 7th Ave. (b/w 29th and 30th Street), Suite 1201
    Exam: 6:00 - 7:00 PM, Tuesday, June 19. If you are unable to take the exam June 19, you may withdraw without penalty by May 31. After May 31, 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 April 10th, April 24th, and May 29th

  • WSET Level 2 Intermediate Course IC 717    Starts 05/11/2017

    Starts: 05/11/2017
    Schedule: Thursdays, May 11th - June 29th, 6pm - 8pm
    Location: 350 7th Ave. (b/w 29th and 30th Street), Suite 1201
    Exam: 6:00 - 7:00 PM, Thursday, July 6. If you are unable to take the exam July 6, you may withdraw without penalty by June 19. After June 19, 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 817    Starts 06/26/2017

    Starts: 06/26/2017
    Schedule: Mondays, June 26th - August 21st, 6pm - 8pm
    Location: 350 7th Ave. (b/w 29th and 30th Street), Suite 1201
    Exam: 6:00 - 7:00 PM, Monday, Sept 11. If you are unable to take the exam Sept 11, you may withdraw without penalty by Aug 23. After Aug 23, 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 classes on July 3th, August 28th and September 4th