Level 2 Award in Spirits
The WSET Award in Spirits level 2 Online is provided only in English.
The course is based around a 5-week, 6-module online programme with a recommendation of 6 hours study per week to cover the online activities and read the relevant chapters in the textbook. The course modules should be followed in sequential order during this 5-week window. Regular access and participation in the course online activities is essential for this mode of study.
The course prepares the student for our qualification and they are guided by a WSET educator. The student can contact the educator any time for the duration of the scheduled course, should they have any questions. Each module includes a series of independent activities to help students understand the key styles of spirits and how they are made.
Students should be advised to taste a range of spirits during their studies. A list of recommended tasting samples can be found in the specification. Students can post their tasting notes in the Online Classroom for review by the educator.
Course code Start date Finish date
O2SP2104APP 11 Jan 2021 14 Feb 2021
O2SP2105APP 15 Mar 2021 18 Apr 2021
O2SP2106APP 10 May 2021 13 Jun 2021
O2SP2107APP 21 Jun 2021 25 Jul 2021
Module 1: Introducing Spirits
Module 2: Fruit and Sugar Cane Spirits
Module 3: Whisk(e)y, Tequila and Mezcal
Module 4: Vodka; Flavoured Spirits; Liqueurs and Aromatised Wines
Module 5: Bar Essentials and Cocktails
Module 6: Revision and Resources
More than Wines Academy will provide the relevant and current WSET study materials for this course.