Craft Beer Appreciation 3 Courses

Overview

The craft beer industry is exploding with opportunity. If you are a craft beer enthusiast or you are seeking career opportunities, enhance your knowledge with the Craft Beer Certificate Program. These classes will dive into the nuts and bolts of beer and the craft beer industry. Topics of study include: current beer styles, brewing ingredients and brewing processes. Advance your knowledge of craft beer by studying food and beer pairings, off-flavor detection and prevention, beer sensory evaluations and judging. Finally, take your passion to the next level and go professional! Learn how to write stellar business plans, accurate financial projections and optimal brewery layout designs. Course Structure and Schedule The Craft Beer Certificate Program involves craft beer tastings.


Topics to Include:
Beer Styles and History
Brewing Ingredients
Brewing Process
Brewing Methods and Mashing Techniques
Serving Beer

Cost: $575
Dates: September 12 -October 17, 2017
Days/Times: Tuesday evening from 6 - 7:30 p.m.
Location: One Waterfront Place, Room 6117, Morgantown, WV
Note: Some fieldtrips will be included.

Topics to Include:
Sensory Beer Evaluation per BJCP Style Guidelines
Off-Flavors
Draft Systems
Recipe Formulation

Cost: $625
Dates: October 31 - December 19, 2017 (includes an extra day for a snow day)
Days/Times: Tuesday evening from 6 - 7:30 p.m. *Thanksgiving Week off
Location: One Waterfront Place, Room 6117, Morgantown, WV
Note: Some fieldtrips will be included.

Course 3: Craft Beer Going Professional (Registration will open in December)
Topics to Include:
Beer Styles and History
Components of a Brewery
Federal and State Requirements
Design Your Brewery
Quality Control and Safety
Raw Materials
Business Plan/Financial Projections

Cost: $275
Dates: January 9 - February 20, 2018 (includes an extra day for a snow day)
Days/Times: Tuesday evening from 6 - 7:30 p.m.
Location: One Waterfront Place, Room 6117, Morgantown, WV
Note: Some fieldtrips will be included.

Sign up for all 3 courses and get a discount!

Course 1: Introduction to Craft Beer
Course 2: Advanced Craft Beer Appreciation
Course 3: Craft Beer Going Professional
Certificate Program: $1,250


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Contact Information:

WVUEnrich@mail.wvu.edu
(800) 253-2762 #3