WSET® Level 2 (Intermediate) Award
This intensive two week course explores the wines & spirits of the world. It is perfect for people who are passionate about wine as well as those working in the industry who wish to gain more knowledge and a well respected international qualification. You will learn about the major wine growing regions from around the world, understand their grape varieties and styles of wine as well as interpret their labels. This course also covers how to apply the principles of food and wine matching, give basic guidance on appropriate selection, storage and service of wines and spirits and understand the principles of wine tasting and evaluation.
This course requires an additional 30 hours of self study and concludes with a WSET® multiple choice examination. Graduates receive the WSET® Intermediate Award in Wine and Spirits. View full course outline at WSETglobal.com
- Aged 18 or over
- Attend an interview
- Upper intermediate level of English
Pathways to further study
You may continue with NZSFW to study for the WSET® Level 3 (Advanced) Award by joining the 12 week Professional Wine Knowledge, Sommelier programme.
Although a large number of general interest wine enthusiasts join this course it is also ideally suited for those working in or wishing to enter the hospitality beverage or wine industries.