EWA Certificate in Scotch Whisky - 2 Day In-Person

Course Fees

From MYR 1540* nett per person

(30% Early Bird Discount *Terms and Conditions apply)

What you get and what is included:

  • The Whisky Ambassador - Study Pack (Workbook + Textbook)*
  • Samples for tasting during curriculum
  • One sitting of examination (subsequent re-sits chargeable)

*If applicable / provided by education principal

From MYR 3500 nett per person

What you get and what is included:

  • EWA Certificate in Scotch Whisky - Study Pack
  • Samples for tasting during curriculum
  • One sitting of examination (subsequent re-sits chargeable)(excl. SQA certification)

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About this course:

Exploring the fascinating world of whisky across eight modules, this fun and accessible SQA-certified course will enhance your appreciation of all things aqua vitae.

Working through a series of interactive exercises, videos and pop quizzes, you’ll discover more about the history and business of Scotch before covering the entire production process, from raw materials to distillation, maturation and bottling.
The flexible, self-paced format allows you to learn in your own time and, with quizzes at the end of each module, you can measure all the knowledge you’re distilling as you go.

Course objective:

As well as a certificate of completion, you’ll come away knowing so much more about the golden liquor in your glass.

Whether you consider yourself a whisky connoisseur or are simply curious to learn more, you’ll certainly get something out of our award-winning material and industry expertise.

Course Outline:

EWA Certificate in Scotch Whisky covers:

  • Museum : Historical Development & Distillation of Whisky
  • Classroom : The Business of Whisky
  • Mill Room : Raw Materials
  • Mash house : Production Process
  • Still room : Batch Distillation
  • Warehouse : Maturation
  • Bottling plant : Bottling
  • The Nosing Room : Grain distillation & Blending

Who should attend:

– Professionals, Service, Executive staffs from F&B establishments, Hotels & Hospitality industries retailers / distributors / importers / exporters dealing with wine & spirits

– Individuals with keen interest in whiskies

– Individuals seeking a career in the F&B, wines & spirits and retail industries


16 Course Hours (2 Days), + 1 Hour (Assessment)

Course assessment:

(Optional) Take the formal Certificate in Scotch Whisky assessment online and gain your SQA qualification and certificate @ approx MYR500.

Entry Requirements:

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.
You must be of legal drinking age to participate in any alcohol tasting.
However, this is not a barrier to successfully completing the qualification.


Successful candidates will receive a certificate of completion accredited by EWA.
Candidates will then have an option to enroll for official SQA qualification & certificate with EWA.

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