Foundations of Distilling

The Foundations of Distilling Course is a compact 1.5 day course designed to give you all the business and process components you need to start your own spirits business.

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Are you planning to start your own spirits or distilling business? Do you need help with planning, researching, permits, gear and process to get going. This is the tool for you.

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Do you want to get into the technical side of distilling and do you want to be able to reverse engineer your brew. This technical course with the Institute of Brewing and Distilling is for you.

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Distilling is an amazing industry to be part of. It is creative, challenging and you are designing and delivering something that people love. No wonder people want to become distillers.

But getting the business right and planning your success takes a bit of work. The Tasmanian Whisky Academy has built its Foundations course as a launching pad. Our goal is to get you flying towards your dream of being in a successful distilling business.

The Foundations is the perfect place to start is you are an enthusiast, planning to be in the industry, an investor or in hospitality. The Advanced course is for existing distillers looking to take the next step in their career.

Still wondering? Join the 350 distilling gurus who have started toward their own distillery dreams.

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We'd love to you to join the other whisky gurus who have started their distilling journey with us Check out out booking site for more information!