WSET level 2: A GLOBALLY RECOGNISED OFQUAL CERTIFIED WINE COURSE
Do the wine spirit education trust level 2 certificate in wine with Caro Feely, accredited wine educator, published author and winemaker, at Chateau Feely, a working organic biodynamic vineyard near Bordeaux and Bergerac on the border of the Dordogne, the Gironde and the Lot et Garonne.
The wset level 2 wine course teaches you about wine and how to taste wine in a structured manner. It is great winelovers who wish to know more and for working or wanting to work in wine or hospitality industry.
On the course you will discover international wines & learn the major grape varieties, wine styles from the key wine producing countries of the world, the main spirits categories and the factors that influence the style, quality and price of wine. You will taste more than 40 wines from around the world and learn how to assess them and what to expect from different appellations and styles.
You can find the detailed specification of the WSET Level 2 course at WSET Global .
The course includes study pack and text book, exam on the 3rd day, wines tasted (including grand cru classés) and lunches. It is 800 euro TTC excluding accommodation (accommodation on site 145 euro for two sharing with organic breakfast or 135 euro for a single with breakfast or we can propose a B&B nearby).
** 10% off Valentines Special on the WSET Level 2 course for bookings made between 10 January and 14 February 2019**
WSET provides training in wine for professionals and consumers who wish to enhance their wine knowledge and gain a formal qualification. WSET courses and exams are a benchmark for wine education throughout the world and are offered in 41 different countries, adjudicated by WSET in London and part of their internationally recognised programme.
It is imperative to study in advance so signing up at least a month before the course starts is recommended. For level 2 we do 18 hours classroom and you need a minimum of 28 hours study to pass so at least 8 hours pre-reading/ study is recommended – reading the text book in depth three times should do it -and then 2 hours each night here evenings during the 3 days).
You can find the details of the course online at https://www.wsetglobal.com/media/1588/l2-wines-spec-2014-eng.pdf
This is a personal, small group WSET level 2 wine course on a working organic and biodynamic wine farm with vineyard and winery a few steps from your class room. Chateau Feely is in South West France, 1 hour from Bordeaux, 15 minutes from Bergerac airport, 50 minutes from Libourne TGV station.
The next courses are
- 28-30 March 2019 with optional St Emilion grand cru tour on 27 March.
- 7-9 November 2019 with optional St Emilion grand cru tour on 6 November.
Keen to learn more about wine but not in a formal way? Try a ‘Play Winemaker for a Day’ where you create and bottle your own unique blend, book a grand cru classé tour or a wine adventure day. Discover more atChateau Feely tours, accommodation and the French Wine Adventures multi day tours can also be offered as a gift certificate. Email Caro@chateaufeely.com for more info or to book.
See our series on why organic and read more about biodynamics. visit to Chateau Feely in South West France ; stay with us or do a multi day course or multi day tour . You can read about the story of our organic farm the series includes three books Grape Expectations; Saving our Skins and Glass Half Full by Caro Feely. We also offer wine school including WSET certified courses. Join our mailing list to receive our seasonal newsletter, wine school, events, wine pairing, recipes and more info on this topic at the bottom right of this page.