Dairy Microbiology

£110.00 +VAT

This course will take learners through 6 key sections of dairy microbiology.

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Members – £60 +VAT
Non members – £110 +VAT

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On completion of the module the learner will be able to:

  • State the importance of microbes to the dairy industry
  • Name the different types of micro-organisms associated with milk and dairy products
  • Explain bacterial structure and growth requirements
  • Discuss the importance of temperature in bacterial growth and destruction
  • Describe the typical bacteria in milk and their characteristics
  • List bacteria that are important for producing flavour and texture in dairy products
  • Discuss practices used to control dairy plant hygiene

This course covers:

  • Micro-organisms and their importance in milk
  • Types of micro-organisms in milk
  • Bacteria
  • Bacterial reproduction & growth
  • Bacteria in milk: Important groups
  • A top line look at Dairy plant hygiene