WSET Level 2 Award in Wines
A beginner to intermediate level qualification exploring wines for those working in the wine industry or wine enthusiasts.
WSET Level 2 Award in Wines and Spirits deals with learning about the impact of climate, vinification and various grape varieties on the quality and style of wine worldwide. In addition to learning about wine varieties and regions, throughout this level, students gain knowledge of sparkling wines and fortified wines. In addition to beginners who are entering the wine world, this level also represents the possibility for professional development for all those already in the wine business in order to expand their knowledge and skills. During this training, participants will have the opportunity, in addition to theoretical work, to improve their practice through the tasting of local and foreign wines as well as fortified wines.
It is intended for future Sommeliers, tourist guides, students, wine traders, future wine experts, but also wine lovers who want to learn more about wine.
To apply for this course, no previous knowledge is required, so anyone who truly wants to learn the basics about wine and how to taste and evaluate wine, is welcome!
THE LAST DATE FOR APPLYING IS TWO WEEKS BEFORE THE START OF THE COURSE!
– Learning about wine production as well as factors influencing the style and quality of wine
– How to taste wine with WSET Level 2 systematic approach to wine tasting
– Main white and red wine varieties
– Basic characteristics and styles of wine produced from the most famous wine varieties in the world
– Wine regions of the world
– Sparkling wines and champagnes
– Sweet and fortified wines
– Reading the wine label
– Wine tasting – a practical part that is applied throughout the whole courses
The program lasts 18 hours.
All WSET Level 2 students also get one lecture about the basics of spirits for free!
390 EUR per person
The price includes: literature, lectures, wines, exam.
In order for a participant to get a certificate, it is necessary to pass a test that consists of 50 multiple choice questions.
Upon successful completion of the exam, the students receive the WSET Level 2 Certificate recognized throughout the world!
Next WSET Level 2 course begins on the 21st of January 2020. The course duration is five days:
- January 21st 2020. (5-8 p.m.)
- January 22nd 2020. (5-8 p.m.)
- January 23rd 2020. (5-8 p.m.)
- January 24th 2020. (5-8 p.m.)
- January 25th 2020. (10 a.m.-1 p.m.)
The exam will take place on January 27th from 5p.m. to 6p.m.
In case that you fail the exam, each additional attempt costs 70 EUR.
The course is held at the Institute for Viticulture in Sremski Karlovci (Karlovačkih Đaka Street). For more details and the exact location please click here.
Cancellation is accepted until 20 days before the start of the course. An administrative fee of 4500,00 dinars will be rejected, and the rest of the course fee will be returned to the participant (minus the cost of the study material whose value depends on the level of the course). Transfer of the confirmed date for attending the course can be made to another participant or another course, 20 working days before the start of the reserved course, with a compensation of 4500,00, which is deducted from the already paid amount as well as the costs of additional study material. Transfer cannot be made at the next date of the course. All transfers are subject to availability. If a participant has cancelled a confirmed course reservation within 20 working days prior to starting the course or at any time after the beginning of the course, there is no refund. The course fee will be refunded in full if the Wine Academy of Serbia changes the start date of the course or cancel the course due to insufficient number of applicants. The notice will be sent 10 working days before the scheduled start date of the course. When registering for a course, it is important that the student provide the correct data and the address for the delivery of the study material (necessary books for the appropriate course) and will assure us that someone will be at the specified address to receive the package within the prescribed time limit. If the study material returns to the distribution center, as it has not been successfully received by the contracting authority, it will automatically lead to additional costs of returning the study material to the cost of the orderer, ie the course’s attendant.
President of the Wine Academy of Serbia
Vinska Akademija Srbije
Janka Čmelika 18
21000 Novi Sad
+381 63 8633122