The Guild hosts classes and workshops throughout the year. Guild members receive discounted rates on class registration. Below is a list of our current course offerings. Check back for updates.

Advanced Class in Craft Malt Production

Next Class Dates:  May 16-19, 2022

Location: Southern Illinois University Fermentation Science Institute, Carbondale, IL

The Advanced Class in Craft Malt Production is a four-day intensive class in craft malting technology aimed at giving startup and experienced craft maltsters, as well as others within the craft malt supply chain, both theoretical and practical knowledge in malting technology. Learn more about this year’s course.


  • Craft Maltsters Guild Members: $1600.00
  • Non-Members: $2000.00

Malt for Brewers Workshop

Next Class Dates:  TBD

The Malt for Brewers Workshop is a valuable opportunity for brewers to gain a deeper understanding of malt and for maltsters to learn how to better communicate with their brewery clients. This two-day class incorporates hands-on lab activities where students get the chance to perform hot steeps, think critically about malt COAs, and perform grist assessments.