IBD

Brewing Qualifications

Designed to support you on your journey through your brewing career; from the very beginning to running a single independent or multiple corporate breweries, there is a qualification and training course that is right for you.

Foundation Courses

OPTIONAL STEP

For people starting their careers in production or non-technical staff (marketing, HR, supply chain etc) looking to gain technical knowledge


Our Foundation Courses:

Brewing

TECHNICAL QUALIFICATIONS

START YOUR CAREER

This covers the basic knowledge required for a senior operator or team leader in a larger brewery or for general brewers from the growing independent sector.


OUR GENERAL COURSES:

Brewing

PROGRESS YOUR CAREER

Attaining the IBD Diploma gives an internationally recognised and comprehensive understanding of brewing science and its application. This qualification is suited for a brewery manager in a larger brewery or head brewer of a smaller, independent brewery.


OUR DIPLOMA COURSES:

Brewing

THE PINNACLE OF PROFESSIONAL BREWING QUALIFICATIONS

The highest level of IBD qualification, requiring you to have the diploma or an equivalent qualification (e.g. a BSc or MSc in Brewing Science). Master Brewer is a mixture of theoretical knowledge and practical application and is recommended for candidates with at least five years of operational experience.


OUR MASTERS COURSES:

Brewing