General Certificate in Malting

Gain a solid grounding in the science and technology of malting

General Certificate in Malting



Hours of Study:



Book now for November 2019 exam


Exam and self-directed learning materials

Optional Support:



from £255


There are no pre-requisites for this course.

If no exam centres are suitable, please contact us at customer.support@ibd.org.uk

Course Components

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.

Further Support:

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.


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