Blogs

IBD General Certificate and Foundation Examination Date Update

08 June 2022

Considering that there are now more than 4000 candidates annually taking our qualifications in over 90 countries, we have decided to holistically review the sequencing of the IBD Examination Calendar and optimise it for candidates and their businesses.

A Charter for the Future of Brewing and Distilling

27 April 2022

The IBD has been given permission to petition for chartership. If finally we are accredited, this chartership will help us support lifelong career development in our industry and make the IBD the global home for brewers, distillers and allied professionals for them to be recognised and respected across the board.

The Importance of Lifelong Learning in the Drinks Industry

22 February 2022

The technical knowledge that all our events provide is one of our key objectives and the other is the network and personal connections that these events generate. As in any other industry, people are the vital component of success and the ability to connect them to create and reinforce personal bonds is part of the DNA of our Institute.

Supporting Brewers, Distillers and Packagers in the Drinks Industry

11 January 2022

At the IBD we’re ready for another qualification cycle. We’ve already seen over 1,700 candidates from all over the world register for technical qualifications and which continues to create a strong sense of global community that we wish to foster and support.