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

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 1317 AM    Starts 10/11/2017

    Starts: 10/11/2017
    Schedule: Wednesdays, October 11th - December 20th, 10am - 12pm
    Location: 350 7th Ave. (b/w 29th and 30th Street), Suite 1201
    Exam: 10:00 - 11:00 AM, Wednesday, December 20th. If you are unable to take the exam December 20th, you may withdraw without penalty by December 4th. After December 4th, 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 November 8th or November 22nd

  • WSET Level 2 Intermediate Course IC 1417    Starts 11/16/2017

    Starts: 11/16/2017
    Schedule: Thursdays, November 16th - January 25th, 6pm - 8pm
    Location: 350 7th Ave. (b/w 29th and 30th Street), Suite 1201
    Exam: 6:00 - 7:00 PM, Thursday, January 25th. If you are unable to take the exam January 25th, you may withdraw without penalty by January 9th. After January 9th, 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 Thursday, November 23rd or December 28th

  • WSET Level 2 Intermediate Course IC 118 Intensive    Starts 01/03/2018

    Starts: 01/03/2018
    Schedule: Wednesday, January 3rd - Friday, January 5th, 10am - 5:30pm
    Location: 350 7th Ave. (b/w 29th and 30th Street), Suite 1201
    Exam: 4:00 - 5:00 PM, Friday, January 5th. If you are unable to take the exam January 5th, you may withdraw without penalty by December 15th. After December 15th, a fee will apply to reschedule. You have 12 months from the course start date to sit the exam.

    **Per WSET procedures you will be required to sign in with a photo ID on exam day**
    Availability: Open for Registration

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    Registration Deadline: Thursday, December 14th

  • WSET Level 2 Intermediate Course IC 218    Starts 02/01/2018

    Starts: 02/01/2018
    Schedule: Thursdays, February 1st - March 22nd, 6pm - 8pm
    Location: 350 7th Ave. (b/w 29th and 30th Street), Suite 1201
    Exam: 6:00 - 7:00 PM, Thursday, March 29th. If you are unable to take the exam March 29th, 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.

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    Availability: Open for Registration

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  • WSET Level 2 Intermediate Course IC 318 Intensive    Starts 02/09/2018

    Starts: 02/09/2018
    Schedule: Friday, February 9th - Sunday, February 11th, 10am - 5:30pm
    Location: 350 7th Ave. (b/w 29th and 30th Street), Suite 1201
    Exam: 4:00 - 5:00 PM, Sunday, February 11th. If you are unable to take the exam February 11th, you may withdraw without penalty by January 23rd. After January 23rd, a fee will apply to reschedule. You have 12 months from the course start date to sit the exam.

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    Availability: Open for Registration

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  • WSET Level 2 Intermediate Course IC 418    Starts 02/28/2018

    Starts: 02/28/2018
    Schedule: Wednesdays, February 28th - April 18th, 6pm - 8pm
    Location: 350 7th Ave. (b/w 29th and 30th Street), Suite 1201
    Exam: 6:00 - 7:00 PM, Thursday, March 25th. If you are unable to take the exam March 25th, you may withdraw without penalty by March 9th. After March 9th, a fee will apply to reschedule. You have 12 months from the course start date to sit the exam.

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  • WSET Level 2 Intermediate Course IC 518 AM    Starts 03/06/2018

    Starts: 03/06/2018
    Schedule: Tuesdays, March 6th - April 24th, 10am - 12pm
    Location: 350 7th Ave. (b/w 29th and 30th Street), Suite 1201
    Exam: 10:00 - 11:00 AM, Tuesday, May 1st. If you are unable to take the exam May 1st, 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.

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  • WSET Level 2 Intermediate Course IC 618    Starts 03/29/2018

    Starts: 03/29/2018
    Schedule: Thursdays, March 29th - May 17th, 6pm - 8pm
    Location: 350 7th Ave. (b/w 29th and 30th Street), Suite 1201
    Exam: 6:00 - 7:00 PM, Thursday, May 24th. If you are unable to take the exam May 24th, you may withdraw without penalty by May 8th. After May 8th, a fee will apply to reschedule. You have 12 months from the course start date to sit the exam.

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  • WSET Level 2 Intermediate Course IC 718 Intensive    Starts 04/06/2018

    Starts: 04/06/2018
    Schedule: Friday, April 6th - Sunday, April 8th, 10am - 5:30pm
    Location: 350 7th Ave. (b/w 29th and 30th Street), Suite 1201
    Exam: 4:00 - 5:00 PM, Sunday, April 8th. If you are unable to take the exam April 8th, you may withdraw without penalty by March 20th. After March 20th, a fee will apply to reschedule. You have 12 months from the course start date to sit the exam.

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    Availability: Open for Registration

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  • WSET Level 2 Intermediate Course IC 818    Starts 05/07/2018

    Starts: 05/07/2018
    Schedule: Mondays, May 7th - July 2nd, 6pm - 8pm
    Location: 350 7th Ave. (b/w 29th and 30th Street), Suite 1201
    Exam: 6:00 - 7:00 PM, Monday, July 9th. If you are unable to take the exam July 9th, you may withdraw without penalty by June 21st. After June 21st, a fee will apply to reschedule. You have 12 months from the course start date to sit the exam.

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    No class Monday, May 28th

  • WSET Level 2 Intermediate Course IC 918    Starts 06/20/2018

    Starts: 06/20/2018
    Schedule: Wednesdays, June 20th - August 15th, 6pm - 8pm
    Location: 350 7th Ave. (b/w 29th and 30th Street), Suite 1201
    Exam: 6:00 - 7:00 PM, Wednesday, August 29th. If you are unable to take the exam August 29th, you may withdraw without penalty by August 13th. After August 13th, a fee will apply to reschedule. You have 12 months from the course start date to sit the exam.

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    No class Wednesday, July 4th and August 22nd

  • WSET Level 2 Intermediate Course IC 1018    Starts 07/10/2018

    Starts: 07/10/2018
    Schedule: Tuesdays, July 10th - September 4th, 6pm - 8pm
    Location: 350 7th Ave. (b/w 29th and 30th Street), Suite 1201
    Exam: 6:00 - 7:00 PM, Tuesday, September 11th. If you are unable to take the exam September 11th, you may withdraw without penalty by August 23rd. After August 23rd, a fee will apply to reschedule. You have 12 months from the course start date to sit the exam.

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    No class Tuesday, August 28th