3-Day Malting Overview Course

UPCOMING 3-DAY MALT ACADEMY COURSES

Winter Course - February 17-19, 2021 - TENTATIVE

Please note that we are continuing to monitor the current situation and will confirm a schedule for 2020-21 Malt Academies later this fall. Registration will be open once this schedule has been confirmed. Please check our web site for updates.

3-Day Malting Overview program

MAIN OBJECTIVES

This course provides an overview of the Canadian malting barley value chain offering participants theoretical and practical knowledge of malting technology and processing, an understanding of malting barley selection criteria, quality evaluation, malt analysis, specialty malts and brewing, as well as a review of global barley, malt and brewing statistics.

PEDAGOGIC MATERIAL

  • Lectures
  • Round-table discussions
  • Hands-on instruction in the CMBTC malt plant
  • Lecture material presented in hard copy

PROGRAM

  • World Barley Origins
  • Barley Breeding
  • Barley Selection
  • Barley Analysis
  • Handling and Storage of Malting Barley
  • Malting Overview
  • Malting Biochemistry
  • Malt Analysis
  • Brewing 101
  • Matching Malt Specification to Brewing Performance
  • Practical Problems
  • Demonstration on Barley Selection, Barley Analysis, Micro-malting and Pilot Malting

SEE EXAMPLE OF AGENDA HERE: 3-DAY MA Agenda Jan 29-31, 2020

THE COURSES ARE DELIVERED BY THE CMBTC'S EXPERIENCED & PROFESSIONAL MALTING & BREWING  STAFF, SEE THEIR BIOS HERE