Barley, Water, Hops & Yeast

Fundamental course

The first step

Learn about how beer is made and how the ingredients affect flavour.


Next steps

grow your understanding of beer

The Advanced course significantly expands on aspects of beer styles, tasting and assessment.


Assess and judge beer styles for yourself, your company or competitions

A training course designed to help professionals, enthusiasts and beginners understand how to assess and judge the quality and style of a beer. This knowledge can be used to enhance the experience and enjoyment of tasting beer as well as preparing judges in beer competitions for the processes and standards required.


become a recognised expert and ambassador

This accreditation gives recognition of a significant depth of knowledge of beer styles and beer and food matching for successful candidates. You will become an ambassador with the knowledge, communication skills and, most importantly, the passion to inspire people to discover and respect this revered beverage.