WSET® Level 2 – english – 07.02.21 – Biel / Bienne


Who should attend?

The WSET® Level 2 Award in Wines is intended for people who have little or no prior knowledge. It is suitable wherever a good level of wine knowledge is required to underpin job skills and competencies, for example in the customer service and sales functions of hospitality, retail and wholesale industries. It is also useful for those who have a general interest in wine and wish to broaden their knowledge.

How will you benefit?

Successful candidates will be able to describe and compare the styles of wines produced from internationally and regionally important grape varieties, interpret wine labels from the main wine-producing regions of the world and give basic guidance on appropriate selection and service, as well as understand the principles of wine tasting and evaluation.

Course location: L’école du vin – Seeland

Mittelstrasse 14c,

2502 Biel / Bienne

5 in stock

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WSET® Level 2 Award in Wines

Welcome from 08:15

Course starts at 08:30 – Instruction, course material and examination in the English language

  Sunday, the 7th of February 2021
from 08:45 Welcome
09:00 Introduction to the course and the learning outcomes

WSET® Level 2 tasting technique

Food & wine pairing

10:30 Factors influencing the production of red wines

Pinot Noir, Zinfandel

12:00 Lunch break
13:00 Factors influencing the production of white, sweet and rosé wines

Riesling, Chenin Blanc, Sémillon, Furmint

17:00 Questions and end of the first course day
  Sunday, the 14th of February 2021
from 08:45 Welcome
09:00 Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc, Pinot Gris, Gewurztraminer, Viognier, Albariño
10:30 Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon and Syrah / Shiraz
12:00 Lunch break
13:00 Gamay, Grenache, Tempranillo, Carmenère, Malbec, Pinotage
17:00 Questions and end of the second course day
  Sunday, the 21st of February 2021
from 08:45 Welcome
09:00 Cortese, Garganega, Verdicchio, Fiano

Nebbiolo, Barbera, Corvina, Sangiovese, Montepulciano, Zinfandel/Primitivo

Revision tasting activity

10:30 Sparkling Wines

Fortified wines

12:00 Questions and Feedback
12:10 Lunch break
14:00 WSET® Level 2 Award in Wines – examination
17:00 End of course and of examination
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