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BPET level 1 - Beer Styles and Flavour

BPET (Beer Professional Education & Training)  Level 1 - Beer Styles and Flavour - 2 Days

Our industry-leading professional-level beer courses have been designed & developed with Master Cicerone® Rich Higgins, Master Cicerone® & Doemens Beer Sommelier Mirella Amato, and IBD Beer Sommelier & Advanced Cicerone® Jonny Tyson.

We have teamed up with West London Wine School to offer this course at their base in Fulham taught by South London Wine School's Jonny Tyson

This Level 1 course wil provide you a point of difference when applying for jobs involving craft beers, and a thorough understanding of the myriad of different beer styles, their tastes & aromas, and how they combine with different foods. 

Participants in the course will be equiped with a career-start in the exciting, rapidly-growing craft beer industry, and will be prepared for the coveted Cicerone® Certified Beer Server Exam. The price of the exam is INCLUDED in the Course Fee.

The course runs for 2 full days from 9:00am to 5:00pm. After completing the course, you will receive a link and log-in code to complete the 1-hour / 60 multiple-choice online exam. 

The course dates are 2 consecutive Mondays - 19th October & 26th October. This course is completely suitable for anyone with a interest and passion for beer as well as those in the industry. The Certified Beer Server exam is a timed 60-question multiple choice exam, administered online. A grade of 75% is required to pass, candidates must also pass a short quiz about the Cicerone program.

During the course you will:

  • Learn about the wonderful world of Craft beer – including the different types of hops, malts, styles and flavours
  • Taste a wide range of local & international beers
  • Learn to taste & evaluate beer like a professional
  • Learn how to match beer with food
  • Learn bar skills for beer-focused venues
  • Be fully prepared for the Cicerone Certified Beer Server Exam by our world-leading tutors
  • Get a benchmark world-renowned Cicerone qualification if you pass 

On top of all this, the course is a perfect opportunity to meet and network with fellow beer professionals and enthusiasts.

 Price includes:

  • 2 full days - Tutored tasting of 22-25 styles of local & International beers
  • BPET Level 1  Course Manual - Full colour 125-page
  • Cicerone® Certified Beer Server Exam - to be completed online

Please Note: These courses are not affiliated with the Cicerone Certification Program.

The course is also essential learning before embarking on the higher Level 2 Course - intended to prepare you for the Certified Cicerone® Exam.

The number of breweries and the range of beers available in the UK has never been more exciting - so why not make the most of this opportunity - and get qualified!

How to get there

West London Wine School
71 Townmead Road

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