Please stay tuned for the opening of future residential and distanced learning courses.
Courses and Classes
CraftBrewers Apprenticeship: The CBA program prepares candidates for positions as brewers in brewpubs and microbreweries throughout the U.S. This distance learning program combines intensive instruction with hands-on brewery experience. 28 weeks in total, including a week at our classroom brewery in Vermont,and a 5 week apprenticeship at a working brewery. click for more details
Intensive Brewing Science & Engineering: The IBS&E program coincides with the first 23 weeks of the Craftbrewers Apprenticeship Program. This distance learning course is comprised of instruction in brewing science and engineering, including the theory, science and technology of brewing processes that convert barley to beer. Does not include an apprenticeship. click for more details.
New Distance Learning Courses
New Short classes
Grain to Glass Boots on Brewing: Are you a brewery owner or manager looking for an overview of the process? Do you work in a supporting industry and want to grasp the brewing basics? Or are you simply interested in the science of brewing? We have a 7 day short course on brewing science with hands-on training on our full sized brewing system. click for more details.
for the Advanced Homebrewer: Are you a home brewer looking to
understand the science behind your favorite hobby? We have a two day class
jam packed with information that will help you make your already great beer
better. click for more details.
All classes will be held, and all CBA/IBS&E courses will be spending their final week of training, at our own facility in Middlebury, Vermont. We have our own packaging brewery, classroom and teaching laboratory allowing us to offer a unique learning experience. Follow us on Facebook and our website
About Our Brewing School
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American Brewers Guild Course instructors include
Steve Parkes owner and lead instructor with
American Brewers Guild