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WSET Level 2 Award in Spirits Online

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WSET Level 2 Award in Spirits Online

This course is for

  • Individuals working in the industry
  • Spirits enthusiasts

Course Description

The WSET Level 2 Award in Spirits is for individuals who have little or no prior knowledge of spirits. The course provides a comprehensive level of focused product knowledge suitable for those interested in improving job skills and competencies in the spirits industry. By the end of the course, you will be able to give information on the characteristics of the principal spirits and aromatised wines and their production methods. You will also be able to confidently provide guidance on the use and service of spirits and make informed recommendations to customers when selecting spirits and liqueurs to meet their taste and price requirements.

The course content includes:

  • How production methods affect the characteristics of spirits and liqueurs
  • The characteristics of the principal international spirits and liqueurs
  • How to describe spirits using the WSET Level 2 Systematic Approach to Tasting Spirits® (SAT)

Modules

Module 1: Introducing Spirits

  • Learn to taste and describe spirits using the WSET Systematic Approach to Tasting®
  • Discover how spirits are made and the influence of production methods on the style of spirit produced.

Module 2: Fruit and Sugar Cane Spirits

  • Learn about the raw materials and production processes used to produce the principal types of fruit and sugar cane spirits.
  • Learn about the key characteristics and labelling terms used for these styles of spirits.

Module 3: Whisk(e)y, Tequila and Mezcal

  • Learn about the raw materials and production processes used to produce the principal types of whiskies, tequila and mezcal.
  • Learn about the key characteristics and labelling terms used for these styles of spirits.

Module 4: Vodka; Flavoured Spirits; Liqueurs and Aromatised Wines

  • Learn about the raw materials and production processes used to produce the principal types of vodka, flavoured spirits, liqueurs and aromatised wines. • Learn about the key labelling terms used for these styles of spirits.

Module 5: Bar Essentials and Cocktails

  • Learn about the common equipment and glassware used in the service of spirits and cocktails.
  • Learn about the key ingredients and the factors to be considered when making a balanced cocktail. Learn about the key cocktail families and know notable examples from each.

Module 6: Revision and Resources

  • Mock multiple-choice feedback examination which can be attempted as many times as the student likes.

Examination
At the very end of the course, students will take a 1 hour examination online. Students who successfully complete the course and exam will receive a WSET certificate and lapel pin.

Objectives

Provide those with little or no prior knowledge of spirits with a comprehensive level of focused product knowledge required to underpin job skills and competencies – for example, in bar service, and for staff requiring focused product knowledge in retail and wholesaling businesses.

Key Takeaways

  • Understand the main production factors that determine types of spirits.
  • Understand how the principal types of spirits are produced and labelled, and describe their key characteristics.
  • Understand how the principal types of flavoured spirits, liqueurs and aromatised wines are produced and labelled, and describe their key characteristics.
  • Know the common equipment used and the principles involved in the service of spirits.

FAQs

Are there any entry requirements to take this course?

No, there are no entry requirements to take this course

Do I have to have taken WSET Level 1 Award in Spirits to take WSET Level 2 Award in Spirits?

No, WSET Level 1 Award in Spirits is not a prerequisite to take WSET Level 2 Award in Spirits.

How long is the examination?

1 hour

What type of questions are in the exam?

Multiple Choice Questions

How many questions are in the exam?

50 questions

How will I take the exam?

The examination is taken online and is remotely invigilated.

What is a remotely invigilated exam?

Remote invigilation allows for students to take their exam on a computer and they will be monitored via webcam, screen sharing technology, and a secondary recording device (e.g. smartphone).

What is the passing rate of the exam?

Distinction: 85% and above
Pass with Merit: Between 70% and 84%
Pass: Between 55% and 69%

How long does it take for exam results to get back?

6-8 weeks

Can I retake the exam?

Yes, you can retake the exam as many times as you need.

Details

Start:
Monday, Aug 09
End:
June 19, 2022
Venue
Online Course
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Program Fee:
PhP23,000
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