What will I learn?
You will learn about different cereal types, barley growth and harvesting, the steps in the malting process, specialty malts and their relationship to alcohol production as well as health and safety and environmental issues.
Download the full syllabus to find out exactly what you will learn and how the examination works.
What will I achieve?
IBD Qualifications are the most widely recognised drinks industry qualifications in the world. The General Certificate in Malting demonstrates to your employer that you understand the basic underpinning technological and scientific principles of the malting process that go into producing a quality product.
Introductory Membership Offer
Join the IBD family with a specially reduced rate while you study. This allows you to attend events designed to support your learning and encourage networking. You also gain access to our journal and our monthly members magazine which contain additional resources for exam candidates.