This course is the official Japanese version of the international Diplom Beer Sommelier certification program developed by Doemens Academy in Munich Germany and the Bier Kulturhaus in Obertrum by Salzburg, Austria. The course was developed for professionals in the brewing and beverage industry who want acquire holistic knowledge about beer and specialise in beer service and presentation. Courses are given in Japanese or Japanese translation, course materials are bilingual in Japanese and Englisch. Examination is possible in Japanese, English and German.
The course is concluded by a set of written, oral and sensory exams. Graduates are certified as “Diplom Beer Sommelier” by Doemens Academy and the Japanese Beer Sommelier Association. Graduates are also eligible for participation in Japanese national beer sommelier competitions and can thereby qualify for the World Cup of Beer Sommeliers.