Date(s) - April 20, 2019
9:30 am - 5:30 pm
VSF Wine Education
WSET Awards – Internationally Recognised Qualifications in Wine, Spirits & Saké
VSF Wine Education is one of the very few Approved Programme Providers in London accredited by the Wine & Spirit Education Trust (WSET) to offer WSET Awards in Wines, Spirits & Saké at Levels 1-3. WSET courses are recognised in over 70 countries and are the only wine, spirit and saké courses accredited by the UK Government’s Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation (Ofqual).
WSET Level 2 Award in Wines & Spirits
Beginner to Intermediate Level
For individuals seeking a core understanding of wines, this qualification explores the major grape varieties and important wine regions in which they are grown. You will learn about the styles of wines produced from these grapes as well as key classifications and labelling terminology. A basic overview of the key categories of spirits and liqueurs will also be provided.
How wine is made
What factors influence wine style
The key white and black grape varieties and their characteristics
The important wine-producing regions of the world in which these grapes are grown
The production of sparkling, sweet, and fortified wines
Food and wine pairing principles
The principal categories of spirits and liqueurs, and how they are made
How to describe wine using the WSET Level 2 Systematic Approach to Tasting Wine® (SAT)
This course is for those working in the industry or wine and spirit enthusiasts.
After successful completion, you will receive a WSET certificate and lapel pin, and will be able to use the associated WSET certified logo.