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Brewing, Distillation and Fermentation – Brewing Equipment, Packaging & Maintenance

What it is about
This curriculum prepares individuals to apply technical knowledge and skills to brew, distill and ferment various products, including beverages. Includes instruction in production of fermented products, cultivating, marketing, management, legal issues, inspection, maintenance, service and repair of equipment, facility operations, packaging, sanitation, and welding. 

Courses you will take
Course work in brewing, distillation and fermentation includes production, operations, safety and sanitation, and associated process technologies. Related course work is offered in fermentation production, safety and sanitation, applied craft beverage microbiology, agriculture, marketing, management, equipment, packaging, and maintenance.

What you will gain
Graduates should qualify for employment opportunities in the brewing, distillation and fermentation industry. Students may be eligible to sit for the professional Institute of Brewing & Distilling (IBD) certification exams which correspond to the program of study.

Contact
Gabe Mixon
Phone (828) 694-1674
E-mail: g_mixon@blueridge.edu