Join the Institute of Brewing & Distilling

Your Network of Industry Professionals

Membership of the IBD

Credibility. Knowledge. Contacts. They are vitally important in any industry and play a critical role if you have chosen to pursue a career in brewing or distilling.

Membership Options

Becoming a member of the Institute of Brewing & Distilling (IBD) places you at the heart of a thriving community and helps you prepare for the challenges and opportunities that lie ahead within the industry.

When you take advantage of the educational programmes we deliver – particularly when you choose to take our examinations – you will be able to demonstrate your expertise to colleagues and prospective employers. An IBD qualification is recognised around the world. In fact, we have members in 100 different countries.

Through events, meetings and workshops, you can learn from experts and spend time with fellow professionals who share your interests. There are many opportunities to network, socialise and improve your skills and knowledge. 

Embrace a community which was created for you and has your professional interests at its heart.