WSET level 2 award in wines Coures by


Sonal Holland Wine Academy

Offline Course Fee - INR 32,000 + taxes

18,19,20 July

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Online Course Fee - INR 23,500 + taxes

15,16,17 July

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Who should join the course:

This qualification is intended for beginners wishing to learn about a wide range of wines or those seeking to build on the introductory knowledge gained with the WSET Level 1 Award in Wines. You’ll gain knowledge of the principal and regionally important grape varieties of the world, the regions in which they are grown, and the styles of wine they produce. Through a combination of tasting and theory, you’ll explore the factors that impact style and quality and learn how to describe these wines with confidence.

What you'll learn:

  • How to taste and describe wine using the WSET Level 2 Systematic Approach to Tasting Wine®(SAT)
  • How environmental factors, grape-growing, winemaking and maturation options influence the style and quality of wines made from eight principal grape varieties:
    • Chardonnay
    • Pinot Grigio/Gris
    • Sauvignon Blanc
    • Riesling
    • Cabernet Sauvignon
    • Merlot
    • Pinot Noir
    • Syrah/Shiraz
  • The style and quality of wines: made from 22 regionally important grape varieties produced in over 70 geographical indications (GIs) around the world
  • How grape varieties and winemaking processes influence key styles of:
    • Sparkling wines
    • Fortified wines
  • Key labelling terms used to indicate origin, style and quality
  • Principles and processes involved in the storage and service of wine
  • Principles of food and wine pairing

Course Delivery

This qualification has a minimum requirement of 28 hours* of study time:

  • 16 hours* of delivery time with a WSET course provider 
  • 11 hours of personal study and revision 
  • A 1-hour examination 
  • The course is delivered in English 
  • The course will be conducted in-classroom by our educator for our offline course and via Zoom/Google Meet in our online course


A one-hour closed-book examination comprised of 50 multiple-choice questions. On successful completion of the examination, you will receive a WSET certificate and lapel pin and will be able to use the associated WSET certified logo. Assessment will be carried online. Please read the document on Remote Invigilation.

Course Fees

Entry requirements:

There are no entry requirements for this qualification. You must be of legal drinking age in the country where you are attending the course to participate in any alcohol tasting. However, this is not a barrier to successfully completing the qualification.

WSET Level-II Calendar for Academic Year 2022/23 by SHWA
Course Date Exam Date Registration Deadline Click to Pay Online
18th, 19th and 20th July

15th, 16th, 17th July (Online)
20th July 2023

25th July 2023
30th June 2023

30th June 2023
32,000/- + taxes

23,500/- + taxes

Please go through The Policy Documents carefully.

Incase of insufficient batch size, courses are subjective to cancellation, your seat will be reserved for the next batch.

*Course duration is at the discretion of SHWA